Commonly known as Naini, the lake is a great tourist attraction in Nainital. The shape of the water body resembles that of an eye. The freshwater lake is surrounded by mountains. The mystic charm of the blue lake and the surrounding snow-capped mountains attract travelers to it. The serene atmosphere makes you want to spend a family picnic here. Ayarpata, Deopata, Handi Bandi, Alma, Laria Kanta, Cheena peak, and Sher Ka Danda are the seven peaks that stand guard around the placid lake. The coniferous forest on the hillside and the Naini temple on the shore add to the beauty of the place. A great way to spend time is to go for a boat ride in the Nainital lake. It surely will be a thrilling experience.