Tiffin Top is also another tourist attraction of Nainital. It also provide the beautiful views of nature.
Location : Tiffin Top is located atop the Ayarpatta hill and 4 km from the central town of Nainital.
About Tiffin Top
Tiffin Top is also referred to as Dorothy’s Seat and it is situated at an altitude of approximately 2292 metres atop the Ayarpatta Hill. Tiffin Top or Dorothy’s Seat is a stonework bench, that was built in a memory of English artist Dorothy Kellet and her husband and well wishers after she died in a plane crash. It is a popular picnic spot and is sought after by aspirant painters and photographers. It is a short trek of about 4 kms from Nainital and provides excellent view of the Himalayas and the Nainital town.
The meaning of Tiffin Top is "Packed food consmed during the day" so visitors & tourists would trek to Tiffin top with packed lunch's and spend a quiet and peaceable picnic.
Tiffin Top is one of the famous picnic spot in Nainital. This graceful spot commands lovely views of the nearby countryside.
Best Time to Visit :
Best season to visit the Tiffin Top in Nainital are from March to June and then again in September-October.