Tiffin Top

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    Location: 9FM2+F63, Ayarpatta, Nainital, Uttarakhand 263002, India

    Estimated Visiting Time: 1-2 hours.

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    Tiffin top is one of the most beautiful places in Nanital and it’s commonly called Dorthy seat. Its located at an altitude of 2290 above the sea level of Ayarpatta hill and this top is a terraced hilltop that provides a beautiful 360 Degree view of the capital city.


    Tiffin Top photo

    This place is popular Because of its natural beauty. A fantastic picnic spot on its nights you can get a complete view of the town of Nainital and its surrounding hills in the Kumaon region from this place. Adventure activities Such as rappelling and rock climbing are conducted at this place as well.

    After visiting this place you feel like you are in heaven and the sunrise and sunset view from this place are so much Beautiful. 

    In this place, there are so many nearby attractions and these are:

    1. Nainital Lake.
    2. Snow View.
    3. G B Pant High Altitude Zoo.
    4. Naini Peak.
    5. Bhimtal Lake.
    6. Naina Devi Temple


    The forest path leading to Tiffin Top.

    This place is commonly known as Dorthy seat. Dorthy seat is a stone bench that was built by British Army Officer Col.j.P Kellet in memory of his wife and who died in a plane crash.

    Inside/Outside Views

    This place is a hill base place. So after reaching this place you can see the whole Nainital from this place which looks so much beautiful. The weather and the views of this place are her levels of beauty. This place is surrounded by Oak, Cher, and Deodar trees, and Kumaon hills and Nainital lake look lovely when you saw from here.

    When you reach the top of this place and if the wind blows this time that feeling is never expensive. This is such a beautiful feeling.

    Opening Hours

    8.00 am to 11.00 pm is the visiting time of this place.

    Entry & Others Fees

    There is no entry fee for these planets. It’s free of cost for all visitors.

    How to Reach

    By air: Pantnagar airport is the nearest airport to this place. So you can easily reach there by air.

    By rail: Kathgodam Railway station is the nearby railway station from this place. You can easily reach there by rail.

    By road: By road is the best way to get there. You can hire a car to reach this place directly. Otherwise, you can take a bus to reach the Nainital bus stand. AfterrreachingnghNainitalnital, you can take a cab or taxi to get to this place so quickly.

    Tips for Travellers

    You must carry water bottles and your necessary things in this trip.


    Que-01: Is this place safe to visit?

    Ans: Yes, it’s safe to visit this place.

    Que-02: Is photography allowed in this place?

    Ans: Yes, photography is allowed in this place and there is no charge for this photography and videography also.

    We wish you all the best for your journey. Happy Travel!!!

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