Naukuchia Lake is also known as Naukuchia Taal. It is one of the most beautiful lakes in Uttarakhand
Location : Naukuchia Lake is located just 29 Kms from Nainital in the foothills of Kumaon. The altitude of the lake is 1,219 meters.
About Naukuchia Lake
Naukuchiatal is picturesque lake near Nainital. Naukuchiatal Lake is surrounded by long-winded oak forests from all the sides. Naukuchia Lake has 9 edges and local people say that who can reach to place in the middle of Naukuchia Lake then see all the edges will become very Lucky. Naukuchia Taal attracts migratory birds, which makes it a 'bird watchers' paradise'. This lake is still unimpaired by majority of the multitude and owing to this, has managed to maintain its serenity till date.
The pleasant views of meadows and pastures that the lake provides to its visitors make it look more marvelous. This is a surpassing place to get away from all the rush of the cities and rejuvenate your body as well as psyche. Here you can take a walk around the 9 cornered lake to enjoy the glamorous natural setting or you can also go on a boating tour and discover the graceful surrounding of lake.
Some people believed that it is that place where Rabindranath Tagore completed his collection of poems, Gitanjali.
Main Attraction :
Here tourist can see the different migratory birds. It is perfect place for fishing enthusiasts. Here Both Yachts and paddle-boats facility is available. Here you can enjoy the para gliding facility. Activities like trekking, angling, bird-watching, paragliding and parasailing is major attraction of Naukuchia Lake.