Day 01: Delhi to Bhimtal (Approx 325.0 km. / 7-8 hours)
Upon arrival at Pantnagar airport or Kathgodam railway station, meet with our representative and drive to Bhimtal. Check into your hotel and have rest. After lunch you are free at your leisure and evening will be free for stroll in local markets or shopping, nature walk of picturesque surrounding area and take photography of majestic Uttarakhand.
Overnight stay at Bhimtal Hotel
Day 02: Bhimtal excursion
After breakfast we start the day by visiting the famous places of Bhimtal attractions like Bhimtal Lake, Bhimeshwara Mahadev Temple, Hidimba Parvat. After lunch from nearby restaurant, continue to the other sightseeing like Nal Damyanti , Sayad Baba ki mazar, Aquarium on the Bhimtal Island and Folk Culture Museum. In the evening back to your hotel and have rest.
Overnight stay with at Bhimtal hotel
Lunch: may have lunch at Variety Restaurant (TA rating- 4.5/5) which Serves Indian Asian Chinese Vegetarian Friendly Vegan Options.
Day 03: Bhimtal nearby places excursion
Today After breakfast we proceed for nearby places excursion of Bhimtal which includes Sattal, Naukuchiatal, Nainital, Kausani, Mukteshwar, after lunch we continue to our sightseeing’s that are Karkotaka hill, Hanuman Garhi , Victoria Dam and Garg Parvat. In evening return to hotel
Overnight stay at Bhimtal hotel
Lunch: may have lunch at Nirvana Organic Kitchen (TA rating- 4.0/5) which serves Indian, Chinese, Continental, Thai food in Mukuteshwar
Day 04: Depart from Bhimtal
After breakfast checkout from hotel and you will be dropped to Pantnagar airport or Kathgodam railway station for onwards journey. Tour get ends with lots of memories.
Choice of Hotels: Royal Court & Mapple
By Air: The nearest Airport to Bhimtal is Pant Nagar Airport situated 58kms from Bhimtal and it is well connected by motorable roads. Taxis are available to Bhimtal from Pantnagar. Taxis to Bhim Tal and Haldwani are easily available from Pant Nagar Airport. The distance from Pant Nagar Airport to Bhim Tal can be easily covered within two hours of time.
By Rail: The Nearest Railway station to Bhimtal is Kathgodam situated 276kms from Delhi and 30kms from Bhimtal. There are two trains that run daily between Delhi to Kathgodam and vice-versa. Trains are frequent to Kathgodam as it is the gateway of Kumaon region. Buses and Taxis are available from Kathgodam and Haldwani to Bhimtal.
By Road: Bhim Tal is well connected with motorable roads connecting major cities and towns of Uttarakhand state. Buses to Kathgodam and Nainital are easily available from ISBT Anand Vihar, Delhi. Taxis to Bhim Tal are easily available from major destinations of Kumaon region in Uttarakhand state. Buses and taxis are available from Almora, Nainital, Kathdodam to Bhim Tal.
Best time to Visit
Bhimtal is an year round destination and offer some reason to visit any in any season it witness.
March to June - For those who are looking for mild weather and want to get away from city heat.
July and August - If you wish to enjoy the monsoon then visit at this time when apart from rains you shall also witness clouds floating beside you, no doubt it’s a scene you would like to capture for your life and urge to come back again.
September to November - If you are nature lover and wishes to witness lush green environs then you must visit during these months when Kumaon region and Bhimtal comes under beauty of its own with green all around and a very pleasant weather.
December to February - For winter enthusiasts these months are when temperatures dip to their lowest. Though Bhimtal does not witness snow fall but there are plenty of places within 2-3 hrs driving distance where one can find snow on the hills.
Places to See in Bhimtal
Garg Parvat: It is the source of river Gargi, also known as Gola Nadi in the region.
Nal Damyanti Tal: About 2 km from Bhimtal is Nal Damyanti Tal, a small natural lake. It is believed that the palace of famous king Nala drowned into this lake. It is a very sacred place for the dwellers of the region.
Hidimba Parvat: About 5 km from Bhimtal is a hill known as Hidimba Parvat. It gets its name from demon Hidimba of Mahabharata. Vankhandi Maharaj, a monk and environmentalist lives on the hill now, and has created a sanctuary for the wild animals around the hill. The area is known as Vankhandi Ashram.
Shopping in Bhimtal is all about visiting the Mall Road that is located in the centre of the city.
The market offers a great shopping experience, as there are several small shops offering an array of local items including statues, carpets, jewelleries, wooden crafts work, beautiful Garhwali paintings and souvenirs.
You may also buy wooden handicraft items, organic products, handmade candles made by the local artisans of Bhimtal and as you stroll on Mall road, you will find plethora of options to shop. So shop till you drop in Bhimtal
Post Office: BHIMTAL
Post Office Type: SUB OFFICE
Pin Code: 263136
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