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nice walk

the governer house is situated in a very large area in nainital....just a short distance from the... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
New Delhi, India
beautiful building

the beauty of this building is added by the nature around it .. all time surrounded by clouds and... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
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All reviews buckingham palace golf course guided tour raj bhavan british era inside the building heritage building main hall well maintained lawns indian version great architecture no photography summer residence open to the public lush green ticket counter must visit place
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This has to be one of the best attraction of Nainital. The entire compound is very well maintained. The tour is conducted every hour and is accompanied by a guide. Tourists are not allowed beyond a certain point in the Raj Bhavan and we ourselves...More

Thank surojit03
Reviewed 23 September 2018

this is the governors residence . ticket is 60 per head for a visit not even for 5 minutes. they take you walking to the enterance of the building and the lobby. beyond this single room and the front of the house you are not...More

Thank amit y
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

We travelled to Nainital in month of August. Of course it's is monsoon season. When we visited Raj bhavan in the morning it was totally hazy and foggy but everyone loved being in that atmosphere. It felt as if we are in heaven walking in...More

Thank ShraddhaP161
Reviewed 24 August 2018

the governer house is situated in a very large area in nainital....just a short distance from the mall road...the walk is awesome through the forest area....the building is nicely maintained .... the place is quite high on cleanliness....

Thank GauravC697
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Home of the governor, this is a government site famous for tourist... One can visit a museum located inside... Worth the travel..

Thank VikasG68
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Please do not miss a visit to the Nainital Governor's House on any account. Its a handsome building modeled on the Buckingham Palace of England. Further, the walk from the entry to the House itself is fascinating giving visitors the chance to witness several species...More

Thank Debjani G
Reviewed 3 June 2018

the beauty of this building is added by the nature around it .. all time surrounded by clouds and in deep forest secluded ....

Thank Lalitjulley
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Nice place to visit. Takes 15 mins from Mall Road. It opens @ 11 am and has a 30 mins brief tour of the same. You can only access the front area which is just a small lobby.

1  Thank ManishS2946
Reviewed 26 May 2018

One of the main attraction of nainital and a must visit. Beautiful building, very well maintained and a treat to see. Built in british era. Beautiful interior, one will love to see.

Thank Lalbahadur
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Must visit. The architecture is so grand. Especially, the fireplace and the stairs. The garden around has enough variety of species to keep a botanist occupied for hours. The guided tour is done well. Wait for the musical note at the end of every sentence...More

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20 April 2017|
Response from Alok krishna S | Reviewed this property |
You should leave your luggage in your hotel as there is no such counter . At entrance there is CISF checkpost ,where you can put it but they will not look after it. Also why you are carrying trolly bag ,I think you must have... More