With a massive number of people visiting almost throughout the year, Nainital has become overcrowded and commercialised to the bone these days, as such it has been noticed that most people prefer to explore destinations and resorts around Nainital where they can get peace and solitude. If you belong to this group of people then you must surely visit Sattal.
Still untouched by modernization, one can see nature&39;s beauty at its best in Sattal. Located just an hour’s drive from Nainital, Sattal is blessed with a peaceful lake, misty green mountains, multicoloured birds, a natural waterfall, some beautiful treks and more things for you to explore.
Unlike Nainital which has become very much crowded these days, in Sattal you can take pleasure in a host of many interesting activities which are sure to bring you one step closer to nature. Below mentioned are some interesting activities which you can enjoy while holidaying in Sattal:
Sattal is home to a stunning cornucopia of birdlife. Every year numerous migratory birds of colourful species flock to this region. It is believed that some 230 species of birds are found in Sattal.
Located far from the cacophony of city life and blessed with immense scenic beauty the Sattal lake is quite an interesting angling destination. Loaded with a variety of fishes like Trout, Rohu, Carp and Catla, the joy of casting a line in this crystal clear green lake is boundless.
Visit to Subhas Dhara:
Sattal counts among the very few places in India that has a natural waterfall located close to the lake. Commonly known as Subhash Dhara, the waterfall in Sattal is a natural spring of crystal clear water that cascades down from a dense oak forest. Taking a bath in this natural spring or just lolling near it is sure to infuse a fresh vigour in you. Many tourists flock to this place only to capture the picturesque views of this natural spring.
Blessed with a peaceful lake, Sattal is a great place to enjoy snorkeling (seasonal), kayaking/boating and other water sports like swimming and river crossing. Unlike Nainital, in Sattal you can take pleasure of a long boat ride and need not hurry to wind up in few minutes as the price for boating in Sattal is much less.
Cycling & Trekking:
Sattal has some of the best cycling and trekking trails in Uttarakhand. Whether a beginner or a professional, Sattal offers you with all kinds of routes – easy, moderate and challenging.
Relax and do nothing:
Of course, you also have the option to do nothing and just relax with your friends or even just by yourself.
Located in such a pretty location is . Perched on a cliff-top, offering amazing views of the Sattal lake, this resort is one of the best resort around Nainital. With three hill-top gardens and 12 rooms spread over 4 cottages each with its own living room space and sit-out area, V Resorts Sattal is an ideal place to plan a short break or weekend getaway from Delhi. The resort offers a wide array of outdoor and indoor activities to entertain its guests. If you are tired of the hectic city life and all you want is to just relax in the midst of nature for a few days, Sattal is the place to be…