Nainital, a town that is centered around a beautiful lake with the same name, is one of the most alluring tourists destinations in India. The town is stuffed by number of beautiful places and points of interest, each having its own uniqueness and multiple legends attached. To simply describe the town in the minimalist way, it is a place where the nature is at its best.
It is a small town, so even if one is in short vacation, he can explore-relish almost every attractions of the town. Of the various things to do in Nainital, one activity that every traveller should do-experience is relishing a walk in the place called Thandi Sadak. Running parallel to the graceful, sunlit Naini Lake, Thandi Sadak is a road that is often filled with tourists, stalls, and hawkers. It is one of the most popular places in Nainital and is highly celebrated by the locals as well as tourists in the town. The road is so-called because it is usually cold. Nainital is situated on a high altitude area, and hence is cold place. For this reason, it is also the summer resort to the locals of the cities located in the northern and central India. Nonetheless, the Thandi Sadak because of the cold climate of the town, generally remains cold. Especially during the winters the mornings, evenings, and nights get extremely cold here. If you are planning to visit the place during winter, make sure that you pack yourself up with layers of warm woollen cloths.
Meanwhile, during summers the road gets quite pleasant for walk. The morning and evenings are most ideal. Nonetheless, the place remains perfect for a walk throughout a day. Walking alongside the Naini Lake while enjoying the views of it and the colourful houses, patching the greenery on the hills on the other side of the lake simply is a soothing sensation. Whereas, the other remaining side of the road has the dense forestry. This side of the road is lined by long streaks of Deodar, pine, and oak trees. They block the way of the sunlight from falling on the sadak. Perfect for photography on a clear day, the site of the hills, lake, and the town looks amazing. Evening and night-time are also pretty popular amongst the tourists for a walk in the Thandi Sadak. With all the lights around the town, it looks beautiful at night from the road. Besides there are number of hotels near Naini lake that also can be considered located close to the Thandi Sadak. Views from these hotels are simply mesmerizing.
Note that people flock the town during summers. It is the time when the town is most crowded. The unnecessary crowed can be avoided by visiting the town in off-tourism seasons. Compared to summers, winters see less tourists and crowd. However, it can’t be said that winter is exactly an off-season for tourism in Nainital. In fact, there are many tourist who prefer Nainital visit during winters.
To sum up, Nainital is a wonderful hill station for vacation, and the Thandi Sadak is one major attraction of it. Head to the city to explore its attractions in real. Meanwhile, also check-out the Nainital packages price and if liked, avail one from them which best suits your itinerary and budget.