Naukuchiatal is a quaint village that lies at an altitude of 1,200 m above sea level. This off-beat stopover is ideal for those looking to immerse themselves in peace and quiet. Naukuchiatal is known for its nine-cornered lake that is about 1 km in length and 40 m in depth. The village is blessed with pristine beauty and peaceful surroundings, and thus, is a great place to rejuvenate both body and soul. Enjoying pleasant weather throughout the year, Naukuchiatal makes for th perfect retreat away from the daily din of the city.There is a popular folklore attached to the lake and it is said that if one takes even a glimpse of all the nine corners of the lake with both feet touching the earth, then the viewer will vanish in smoke and attain nirvana (enlightenment). 

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