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Bhimtal Lake

Bhimtal, India
+91 88949 15059
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Ordinary lake

It's an ordinary lake. Nothing special about it. Boating facility is there. Traffic all around lake.

Reviewed yesterday
Jitender_707
,
New Delhi, India
poor

the boating out here is decent , worth trying for once , since u have come its better you do... read more

Reviewed yesterday
yogesh b
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Mumbai, India
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
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“an aquarium” (35 reviews)
“boat ride” (35 reviews)
“small island” (19 reviews)
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Bhimtal, India
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+91 88949 15059
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"an aquarium"
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"small island"
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"calm place"
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"boating facility"
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"nice place to visit"
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"surrounded by mountains"
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"natural beauty"
in 10 reviews
"nice experience"
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"visiting nainital"
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"horse riding"
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"hill station"
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"paragliding"
in 46 reviews
"lake"
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"ducks"
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Reviewed yesterday

It's an ordinary lake. Nothing special about it. Boating facility is there. Traffic all around lake.

Thank Jitender_707
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Reviewed yesterday

the boating out here is decent , worth trying for once , since u have come its better you do it. The Bhimtal lake area is too crowded , and finding the parking is irritating , its better you have driver . there are few...More

Thank yogesh b
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great lake with clean water but crowded. Worth a visit and walk around. Has activities for kids like Zorbing, boating. They need to limit the car access and make it more pedestrian friendly and quieter.

Thank kouda
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Bhimtal is the biggest lake in Uttarakhand and is extremely beautiful, boat rides are available and a lot of tourists converge here, some water sports are also available here, overall a pristine and beautiful lake, must visit.

Thank NitKals
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Definitely a better Option than Nainital as Nainital is very crowded and packed even on weekdays , Has a few Boating Options like Kayaks , Peddle Boats , also Boats with Boatmen who row you around the Lake , has a Dam towards one side...More

Thank Charles P
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It's a nice lake and the weather also most of the times is amazing. We did Kayaking here and it was fun.

Thank Anjali K
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Bhimtal is the place if you want to enjoy boat ride at kumaon hills. Boat rides here are bit expensive. There are paddle boats, kayaks and wooden boats with a person rowing. I opted for wooden one which costs 250 rs per boat for 3...More

Thank Amitava S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This lake seems bigger than Nainital. The surrounding areas are less crowded making it easier to walk.

Thank Prodipto B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best lake in Nainital little away from the main city about 10 to 15 km but worth reaching there very good experience of boating

Thank sushilar0ra
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The lake was very beautiful. However one should always take the boat from the 'other side' i.e the road which goes towards Naukuchiatal and not from the 'haldwani - Bhimtal highway' side as there are very few boats on this side who tend to fleece...More

Thank sanandsinha
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Ruchika J
1 June 2018|
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Response from Kamlesh S | Reviewed this property |
Wheel chair ramp not available
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Vivek H
30 March 2018|
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Response from andygujarat | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Limited space. Keep your vehicle away and just waffle by the lake side...
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Sagnik G
1 December 2017|
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Response from sdpandya8 | Reviewed this property |
No Fishimg allowed in Bhimtal lake
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