Camels Back

Camels Back Nainital (Entry Fee, Timings, Images & Location)

Camels Back Nainital Entry Fee

No entry fee

Camels Back Nainital Phone


Camels Back Nainital Address: 6 km from Nainital town, Nainital, Uttarakhand, 263001, India

Camels Back Nainital Timings

Monday8:00 am – 5:30 pm
Tuesday8:00 am – 5:30 pm
Wedesday8:00 am – 5:30 pm
Thursday8:00 am – 5:30 pm
Friday8:00 am – 5:30 pm
Saturday8:00 am – 5:30 pm
Sunday8:00 am – 5:30 pm

f you are one of those people who prefer to go the extra mile to have the best results, best answers and best views, Camels Back is the ideal place for you. Standing tall at 2,615 m above sea level,  Camels Back offers the best view of the valley and Nainital city. Camels Back  is the best point to have an excellent view of the Himalayas, the vast expanse of the Kumaon region and the city.

Camels Back  is one of the most famous sightseeing places in Nainital, especially for people who love trekking. The peak is around 9.4 km from the city, which is connected by a motorable road to some distance. About 6 km of the total stretch needs to be trekked which offers great exposure to the Kumaon flora and fauna. The whole trek is covered by a dense forest of cypress, oak, and pine trees with a hint of pink and red by Rhododendrons. The trek on one side, trails along the Jim Corbett National park and the other side gives you a splendid view of the beauty Nainital is.

How to Reach Camels Back Nainital

Roadways– The Camels Back is located about 8 km from the Mallital area of the Mall Road Nainital and about 17 km away from the Tallital Bus Stand Nainital. To reach the Naina Peak, you must first get down at the Mall Road. For a hassle-free and easy commutation within the hill-station, you can also opt for a private cab from one of the leading car rental companies in Nainital.

Airways– If you are traveling by air, Pantnagar airport is the nearest airport which is about 72 km away. You can hire a taxi cab from the airport to reach the Mall road.

Railways-If you are traveling by train, Kathgodam railway station is the nearest railway station which is about 38 km away from the Mall road. There are abundant bus and taxi services from the railway station to the Mall road

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Best Time to visit Camels Back Nainital

The Camles Back is situated at an elevation of 2,615 m above sea level which makes it quite cold. Summers are the best time to visit the Camles Back as the weather is pleasant and the daylight stays for longer period. Trekking during the winter season may get a little difficult but once you reach the hilltop, you will be an audience to one of the most picturesque scenes in the country. The snow-covered peaks of the Great Himalayas and chilly breeze will make you fall in love with this place.

It is highly advisable not to travel during monsoon season as there is a chance of landslides and the trek becomes slippery. Also, during the monsoon, the skies are not clear which will restrict your view.

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