If you are looking for an unexplored destination in Nainital, Peora is the best place. Calm and quiet, this place is located at an elevation of 6000 feet. You will love the place amidst the Kumaon hill ranges. If you want to enjoy some peaceful time away from the stressful city life. You will feel as if you are in another world when you visit the place.
Peora gets its rustic vibes from the British-era homes present here. Green meadows, snow-capped mountains, and a variety of flora and fauna make this place a beautiful getaway from the city.
The village is like a fairytale for tourists who want to visit the place for solitude. It is about 10km from Mukteshwar and 23 km from Almora. Untouched by humanity, Peora is a perfect place for couples who are looking for a simple getaway.
Things to do
You can see the breathtaking views of the magnificent mountain ranges surrounding Nainital. These are the Himalayan ranges that fall under the Shivaliks. Taking a walk amidst the green trails of the village is a delight to your souls.
The tiny hamlet is also home to hundreds of species of birds. You can sight them while walking through the meadows.
You can also buy herbal and organic products sourced from the forests of the village. There is no big market in the village, and thus you cannot shop much here. What you can do is provide a livelihood to the locals by buying their products.
How to reach
It is effortless to reach the village from the Nainital district. It is well-connected by roads, and you can take a taxi from the city centre up to the village. You can also get affordable places to stay in the village, or if you are into adventure, you can also ask locals to let you stay in their homes.