There are a large number of lakes in Nainital such as Bhimtal, Sattal, Khuraptal, and Naukuchinya Tal.
Nainital is also called the lake district of India, it is the same as Cumbrian in Britain.
In the British era, Nainital was used as the summer capital of the United Province (Current Uttar Pradesh).
Mr. P. Barron, a businessman is considered the founder of this lake. In 1841, he discovered the beautiful lake.
The lake has two mall road; Upper Mall Road and lower Mall Road. In British time, the first road was used by Britishers and the second one is used by the Indians.
During the reign of the Britishers, Nainital and Kathgodam were not connected by railways.
Anup Jalota (singer), Shivani ( Hindi Poet), Sudhir Kakar ( renowned psychoanalyst), Amitabh Bachchan (actor), and Sukrit Kandpal ( T V actress) are a few famous figures that studied in Nainital.