The Festivals are celebrated with great zeal in Naukuchiatal. The Festivals of the city are extremely colourful and promote unity and feeling of brotherhood.
Kandali:Kandali is one of the most important and unique festivals of Naukuchiatal and the local people of the Naukuchiatal celebrate this festival when the Kandali flower blooms which happens once in every 12 years. It is majorly held in the month of August and October and is a wonderful festival celebrated with splendor and pomp.
Holi:The “festival of colours” is indeed celebrated in a very colourful manner in Naukuchiatal and is one of the biggest festivals for the natives.” The atmosphere is really charged up during the celebrations.
Diwali:One of the most important festivals of Hindus, Diwali, is also well known by the name of “Festival of Lights” or Deepavali. It is celebrated in the month of October or November. Diwali in Naukuchiatal is celebrated with great pomp and show. Goddess Lakshmi is worshiped on this festival.
Dasserra Festival:Dasserra is another festival that is keenly celebrated in Naukuchiatal. It generally falls in the month of October or November and marks the victory of Lord Rama over the demon Ravana. It is marked as the victory of good over evil.
Being the major centre for tourists, the city possesses a number of deluxe and medium to budget hotels that offer homely comfort and nice food. Some of the famous deluxe hotels in the city include Lake Village (Village Chunoti Boat Stand), Lake Resort (PO Naukuchiatal), Club Mahindra Dancing Waters Resort (Bohra Gaon), Hill Skirt Resort (Village Siloti Pant) and Hotel Garden Nest (Siloti Pant Naukuchiatal). KMVN Tourist Rest House Lakeside (Naukuchiatal), Trh Naukuchiatal (Naukuchiatal), Paradise Resort (Naukuchiatal) and Manoram View (Village Shillotipant) are the famous budget hotels in the Naukuchiatal.
A small hill station in Nainital district of Uttarakhand, Naukuchiatal literally means ‘lake of nine corners’. Surrounded by forested hills, it is situated at 1220 meter above sea level. The town is mainly famous for Naukuchiatal Lake, which is the deepest of all the lakes in the Nainital region. Situated at a distance of 22 km from Nainital, Naukuchiatal with its picturesque surroundings offers a rejuvenating feeling to weary travellers. Visitors can stay in any one of the varioushotels in Naukuchiatal which are available in all categories ranging from deluxe and medium to budget hotels.
Naukuchiatal experiences moderate rainfalls in the months of July till September. The rains bring freshness and rejuvenating greenery to the place.Summer Season in Naukuchiatal
Summers are moderately hot in Naukuchiatal and generally last between the months of March to June. The temperature ranges between a comfortable 14°C - 30°C in these months and relaxing cool breeze lifts up the spirits in the evenings.Winter Season in Naukuchiatal
October marks the beginning of the winter season in Naukuchiatal and it lasts till the month of February. Winters are extremely cool here with the temperature diving down to 0°C - 22°C. The place looks just ethereal in the month of November after being freshly washed with the waters from the heaven.Best Season in Naukuchiatal
The best time to visit Naukuchiatal is between the months of March –June and September - November. The temperature remains comfortable and is apt for sightseeing.
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AttractionsInnate Beauty, Hill Station
Best SeasonMarch - June, September - November
LANGUAGESKumauni, Garhwali and Hindi