Set amidst the towering peaks of the Kumaon Hills, the lake resort of Nainital has much to offer visitors. It is renowned for its lake, bird's-eye views, and prestigious educational institutions. Situated in the picturesque Ayarpatta slopes of Nainital, minutes away from Naini Lake, is Gurney House, the residence of renowned hunter-conservationist and writer Jim Corbett. It has been converted into a museum and now houses Corbett memorabilia. Numerous opportunities exist for boating and trekking along the Naini Lake and in the surrounding countryside.