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Why travel Bhimtal?

Bhimtal is a pretty little hill town around Bhimtal Lake (1370 m above sea level) in the Lake District of Kumaon in the foothills of the Himalayas. The climate is wonderful, with pleasant summers, a beautiful spring and autumn, and sunny, bracing winters. The lake, which has a little island in the middle, is the largest of the lakes here. Bhimtal is in the Shivalik range, and the region is known as Devbhoomi, the Land of the Gods. The Pandavas (of the Mahabharata) are believed to have visited here during their vanvas (forest exile, and when their wife Draupadi was thirsty, Bhima struck the ground with his mace, and water gushed out. The lake that was formed, was named after him.

"Land Of The Gods"

A Town in Uttarakhand, India
1369 meters

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Ideal time to stay:  0 - 2 days

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Height(Altitude) of Bhimtal from sea level:  4493 feet
Latitude/Longitude:  29.3489601°N, 79.5533992°E
Ecosystem:  Plain , Hill  

Food, Culture and Language at Bhimtal

Food Type Available:  Indian 
Regional Language:  Hindi
Currency:  ₹ - Rupee (INR)

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Content of this page was last updated at Oct 27, 2016