Bhimtal Lake, Bhimtal

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The largest lake in the Kumaon region, Bhimtal Lake features an island in the middle, which boasts an aquarium of local marine life. Created by a dam in the 1880s, this body of water provides clean drinking water to the local population and serves as a recreational hotspot for tourists. Keep your eyes peeled for barking deer and pheasants as you explore the area, and for a little history, look for a 17th-century temple on the banks of the lake. Bhimtal Lake is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, Bhimtal Edition.
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  • It's just a lake with scope for boating, nothing else. Unless you plan to visit Bhimtal for some other reason, don't bother to visit this, you will save some time. The boating options are much better ...  more »
  • In a large lake surrounded by green boat is good, take it in small aquariums. Probably no rare fishes, but now looks like an excess production, such as free, you can observe them over time. Many people on weekdays and quiet-so also is recommended for two people want to spend time relaxing.
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  • The drive around the lake is very scenic and refreshing. Boating is available in the lake but we preferred boating in Sattal lake as that was more serene and less crowded. Bhimtal is a good place to s...  more »
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  • Wonderful place. Spend a full day near and around Bhimtal but its fine. Caution.... adventure sports around Bhimtal could be risky. One person with me got injured. Zip ride.. paragliding .. all are very risky. Facilities are limited around the area but people are friendly.
  • Bhimtal Lake is a lake in the town of Bhimtal, in the Indian state of Uttarakhand, with a masonry dam built in 1883 creating the storage facility. It is the largest lake in Kumaon region, known as the "lake district of India". he lake provides the city with drinking water supply and supports aquaculture, consisting of varieties of fish species. The island, developed in the center of the lake for tourist attraction, has an aquarium. The lake is a scenic spot which personifies the beauty of the nature that the city Bhimtal is surrounding. The picturesque of snow-capped mountains, the clarity of the water and the lush green environment enthrall every tourist, providing a mesmerizing captivity towards the place, the place is a must visit for all those nature lovers gaining that needed tranquility far from the hum-drum of the urban life
  • Wonderfull place. So much facilities and standards hotels are there. Best in summers😊kind of adventures activities are available there for adults and kids as well.
  • Bhimtal is a very beautiful place and you must go for boating there while watching scene of mountains. There is an island in the middle of lake holding a beautiful aquarium.
  • Beautifull,serene place. A must visit for the nature lovers and who loves capturing the scenic beauty.
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