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Tiffin Top Nainital

5 Top Places To Visit Nainital

Tiffin Top Nainital also known as Dorothy's Seat is one of the 5 top places to visit in Nainital. Find photos, more details of tiffin top situated at 4 km hike from Nainital at height of 7535 ft.Tiffin top nainital commands a nice view of the neighbouring country side.Dorothy's Seat is a stonework picnic perch on Tiffin Top built as a memorial to a British Army Officer's wife, Dorothy Kellet, by her husband Col J.P. Kellett DSO MC,City of London Regiment, and admirers after her death from septicaemia aboard a ship bound for England to be with her 4 children, Elizabeth, Joan, Barbara and Richard. She was buried at sea in The Red Sea in 1936.

Tiffin Top which meanes"Packed food consumed during the day"so visitors & tourists would trek to Tiffin top with packed lunch's and spend a quiet and peaceful picnic. Tiffin top is a short trek of about 4 kms from Nainital and provides excellent view of the Himalayas and the Nainital town.Visit to Tiffin top nainital is one the prominent things to do in Nainital and sought after adventure activities in Nainital tourism

The road to this picnic spot crawls along the rugged hill side swaying this way & that, and than all in one breadth in hushed silence suddenly unfolds a canvas on which nature has painted this beautiful spot. Tiffin Top Nainital commands an excellent view of the Himalayas as well as the neighboring country side. The Top & Lands end can be covered at a stretch as both spots are side by side.Tiffin Top / Dorothy's Seat is a Picnic Spot A trip to Tiffin Top brings breath of fresh air and enjoyment of the scenic beauty. This hill top is a perfect spot for aspiring photographers as they can capture the picturesque view of the countryside. You Can Visit Tiffin Top (Dorothy's Seat) On Foot By Or By Horseback .

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History of Tiffin Top (Dorothy's Seat)

Tiffin Top or Dorothy's Seat was built up by a Britsh Man, he was an army office named Col. J.P. Kellete, DSO MC, City of London Regiment in memory of her late wife. Her wife Dorothy Kellete was an English artish, She died from septicamia while on a ship sailing for English with her four children Elizabeth, Joan, Barbara and Richard. Dorothy Kellete was buried in The Read Sea in 1936.

Tiffin Top (Dorothy's Seat)


Uttarakhand
Nainital
Aryapatta Region of Nainital City
5.4 kms / 24 minutes from Bus Stand, Tallital, Nainital

Free However a Horse Riding trip from Mall road is around INR 500 to INR 700.

2 Hourr
8:00 AM
5:30 PM
Sometimes adventure Activities like rapelling & rock climbing are organized in Tiffin Top (Dorothy's Seat).
Visit Tiffin Top during the day, the one can experience a scenic beauty of kumaon hills..
Children and adults both are allowed to visit Tiffin top however adult should accompany children during their visit to Tiffin Top.

How to Reach Tiffin Top Nainital

Situated at a distance of 4 km from Nainital, Tiffin top is easily attainable by the travelers and tourists. Tourists can trek for about 11 km passing from the Sherwood School which is situated in Ayarpatta to reach the Tiffin Top. One more way to reach this famous spot is by hiring a horse from Bara Pathar which will cost you aroud INR 600-700 per person, which is also well-connected to the main city and can be reached via bus & taxi.

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Itinerary for Nainital

One Day Itinerary

One day would not do justice to the slope town but if one is concerned to accomplish it, I would prescribe covering the following:

Day 01 : Local Sightseeing

Start the day with a rope-way trek to Snow View point for beautiful views of Himalayas or morning walk on Thandi Sarak originating from Naina Devi Temple running adjacent to Naini Lake and ending on Tallital-the southern corner of Lake. After coming back, enjoy boating in charming Naini Lake.Proceed to the Tibetan Market popularly known as Bhotia Market-If interested the market is ideal place to pick some souveniers and after a snappy lunch at one of the local Indian,Chinese Restaurants visit Naina Devi Temple and Gurudwara.

Two Days Itinerary

Day 01 : Local Sightseeing

Start the day with a rope-way trek to Snow View point for beautiful views of Himalayas or morning walk on Thandi Sarak originating from Naina Devi Temple running adjacent to Naini Lake and ending on Tallital-thesouthern corner of Lake. After coming back, enjoy boating in charming Naini Lake.Proceed to the Tibetan Market popularly known as Bhotia Market-If interested the market is ideal place to pick some souveniers and after a snappy lunch at one of the local Indian,Chinese Restaurants visit Naina Devi Temple and Gurudwara.

Day 02 : Nainital Lake Tour

Today Get ready for sightseeing tour today. We go for an excursion tour to Naukuchiatal and Bhimtal. Naukuchiatal means a nine-cornered Lake. Perched at 1,220 mts above sea level, the lake is about 1 km long and is also the deepest lake of Nainital with depth of 40mts. Bhimtal, once the part of the ancient silk route, is another picturesque lake perched at 1,370mts above sea level, making it even higher than Naukuchiatal. It has a small island in the center having a large aquarium. Located in the enchanting Himalayan Ranges of the Kumaon region, Sattal (Seven Lakes) is an interlinked group of seven mesmerizing freshwater lakes. Get back to the Hotel. Overnight Stay at Nainital.

Three Days Itinerary

Day 01 : Local Sightseeing

Start the day with a rope-way trek to Snow View point for beautiful views of Himalayas or morning walk on Thandi Sarak originating from Naina Devi Temple running adjacent to Naini Lake and ending on Tallital-thesouthern corner of Lake. After coming back, enjoy boating in charming Naini Lake.Proceed to the Tibetan Market popularly known as Bhotia Market-If interested the market is ideal place to pick some souveniers and after a snappy lunch at one of the local Indian,Chinese Restaurants visit Naina Devi Temple and Gurudwara.

Day 02 : Nainital Lake Tour

Today Get ready for sightseeing tour today. We go for an excursion tour to Naukuchiatal and Bhimtal. Naukuchiatal means a nine-cornered Lake. Perched at 1,220 mts above sea level, the lake is about 1 km long and is also the deepest lake of Nainital with depth of 40mts. Bhimtal, once the part of the ancient silk route, is another picturesque lake perched at 1,370mts above sea level, making it even higher than Naukuchiatal. It has a small island in the center having a large aquarium. Located in the enchanting Himalayan Ranges of the Kumaon region, Sattal (Seven Lakes) is an interlinked group of seven mesmerizing freshwater lakes. Get back to the Hotel. Overnight Stay at Nainital.

Day 03 : Visit Ranikhet or Mukteshwar

Visit Ranikhet or Mukteshwar- Visit beautiful cantonment town of Ranikhet- 65 Kms/2 Hrs from Nainital.Proceed with local sightseeing of Ranikhet covering - KRC Museum, Golf Ground, Chaubatia Garden, Haidakhan Temple, Rani Jheel.Return back to Nainital and on the way must visit Kainchi Ashram known for the Neem Karoli Maharaj Ji, devotee of Lord Hanuman.

Four Days Itinerary

Day 01 : Local Sightseeing

Start the day with a rope-way trek to Snow View point for beautiful views of Himalayas or morning walk on Thandi Sarak originating from Naina Devi Temple running adjacent to Naini Lake and ending on Tallital-thesouthern corner of Lake. After coming back, enjoy boating in charming Naini Lake.Proceed to the Tibetan Market popularly known as Bhotia Market-If interested the market is ideal place to pick some souveniers and after a snappy lunch at one of the local Indian,Chinese Restaurants visit Naina Devi Temple and Gurudwara.

Day 02 : Nainital Lake Tour

Today Get ready for sightseeing tour today. We go for an excursion tour to Naukuchiatal and Bhimtal. Naukuchiatal means a nine-cornered Lake. Perched at 1,220 mts above sea level, the lake is about 1 km long and is also the deepest lake of Nainital with depth of 40mts. Bhimtal, once the part of the ancient silk route, is another picturesque lake perched at 1,370mts above sea level, making it even higher than Naukuchiatal. It has a small island in the center having a large aquarium. Located in the enchanting Himalayan Ranges of the Kumaon region, Sattal (Seven Lakes) is an interlinked group of seven mesmerizing freshwater lakes. Get back to the Hotel. Overnight Stay at Nainital.

Day 03 : Visit Ranikhet or Mukteshwar

Visit Ranikhet or Mukteshwar- Visit beautiful cantonment town of Ranikhet- 65 Kms/2 Hrs from Nainital.Proceed with local sightseeing of Ranikhet covering - KRC Museum, Golf Ground, Chaubatia Garden, Haidakhan Temple, Rani Jheel.Return back to Nainital and on the way must visit Kainchi Ashram known for the Neem Karoli Maharaj Ji, devotee of Lord Hanuman.

Day 04 : Nainital: Sightseeing and Departure

Alternatively Visit Mukteshwar and Ramgarh approx 55 Kms/ 1.30 Hrs from Nainital.Local sightseeing of Mukteshwar covering -Chauli Ki Jhali, Mukteshwar Temple, IVRI Institute,Methodist Church and watch the panormic views of Himalayas from here.Return back to Nainital

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