A Guide to Bhimtal

Named after a beautiful lake ‘Bhimtal’, surrounded with scenic landscapes, the hill-station is located in Uttarakhand just 22 km’s from Nainital. Bhimtal is situated at an altitude of 1370 meters from the sea level. The place has an integral relation with the legendary warrior of Mahabharat, Bhima. Hindu mythology has it that the warrior had a bath here, after he killed kichaka. Besides the hold of the religious backdrop, this place has now prudently turned into a most visited tourist place, where people often come to relax and rejuvenate. The beautiful greens are supposed to be rejuvenating and soothing, once you step in the beautiful place.

Bhimtal is known  bazinga among tourist for its scenic pictures, landscapes, and spots, which are precisely different from others in Uttarakhand. You can splendidly enjoy the beauty and divinity with the religious backdrop. The place can be a rewarding retreat with explicit fun and fulfilment. In quest of exotic experience and awesome scenery, you can start your excursion with a large and beautiful aquarium placed in the centre of the Bhimtal. The aquarium was earlier a restaurant, which was then converted to exhibit fishes and their species. Being the centre of the lake, the spot seems like a beautiful small island where you can spend your quality time away from the hustle and bustle of humans and their crouching transports.

Moving slightly toward the bank of the lake, there is an ancient temple known as Bhimeshwara Mahadeva Temple. According to the running mythologies, the temple was built by the legendary Bhima himself during the exile of Pandavas and has undergone multiple reconstructions since then. The one that you see now was renovated by the king of Chand Dynasty, Baz Bahadur during the 17th century. Bhimtal, even older than Nainital, is quite admired by tourists who visit the destination for peace and tranquility. Putting Haldwani or/and Nainital in the itinerary will prove to be the icing on the cake. You can also enjoy the water sports, especially boating here at the lake.

Knowing the Bhimtal climate

Thanks to its location of 1370 meters above the sea level, the place is blessed with pleasant summer and chilly winter. So, if you are moving in winters for excursion then, you better be carrying the heavy woolens and sweaters because the temperature can plunge down from 18 degree Celsius to 4 degree Celsius. You should surely plan your trips in summers if you want to escape the hot blazing sun in the plains. Don’t forget to carry light sweaters and woolen as nights are cold even during summers with temperature dipping down to 15 degree Celsius from 30 degree Celsius in day.

Plan your stay at PRIM Resorts

To enjoy the exuberant beauty and scenic landscapes, it is so necessary that you have a window which provides you the beautiful views all day long. In fact, if you book your suites at the Prim resorts, you will be accommodated in the best room of resort from where you can cherish heavenly views while sipping coffee and tea at your window.

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