Haldwani, with its twin city, Kathgodam, is located in the Nainital district of Uttarakhand state in India. Also known as ‘Kumaon Gateway’, Haldwani is the third largest city in terms of population. Founded in the 19th century, its name was changed to Haldwani.
There is a lot for tourists in Haldwani. Garage Barrage is one of the most attractive tourist destinations. An ideal place for hiking, camping and sightseeing, Haldwani has become a picnic spot because of its charm and natural beauty. It is located on the banks of the Gaula River, so in the first days the dam was built for the purpose of irrigation. Many tourists come to this place on the way to Kumaon. The peace and tranquility of Haidakhan Ashram also attract many tourists to visit this place. There are many beautiful temples and caves along the Gaula River and you can spend all day without getting bored. It is also located on the banks of the Gaula River. This place is very important for all tourists.
The cremation site of the Hindus picturesque Rani Ghat is about 8 km from Haldwani. In Haldwani, the main attraction of the Uttarayani fair is the Makar Sankranti festival falls every year. Sanjay van is part of the Tanda jungle located in Pantnagar. About 23 km from Haldwani, Sanjay Forest is a beautiful place to picnic with beautiful places. Bird watching can also be done here. Here you can observe rare migratory birds.
About 15 km from Haldwani, Sat Tal is a popular place for excursions. It is a fusion of seven freshwater lakes together. English is often considered equivalent to Westmoreland in England; it is worth comparing this place. There are beautiful and dense oaks and pine trees around the lakes. Haldwani has other beautiful lakes and trekking spots. All are beautiful places to visit Naukuchiatal, Mukteshwar and Bhimtal. The Jim Corbett National Park is about 55 km away. Being Haldwani, the oldest national park in India, this park has approximately 448 species of plants and wildlife. Other important places to visit are large industries, shopping centers and Haldwani stadiums. You can also visit the cereal, fruit and vegetable markets in this place, as it is the largest of its kind in the whole country.