Eco Cave Garden in NainitalEco Cave Garden has become a popular place with the tourists visiting Nainital. Eco Cave Garden is a network of interconnected caves and a musical fountain maintained by the local administration and is located at Mallital or Suktal. Eco Cave Garden is the latest edition to the places to be visited while in Nanital and is easily approachable by road located just near to Kumaon University campus and the famous Mall Road on Kaladungi road.
A Glimpse of Wildlife Habitat at Eco Cave Garden
The natural habitats and wildlife has always been very interesting and the caves offer a glimpse of wildlife habitat with six different caves offering a wonderful experience. The natural caves formed by seismic activity have been named according to the animals they resemble a tiger cave, panther cave, porcupine cave, bat cave, ape cave and flying fox cave. Visitors normally have to enter the cave from one end and experience the adrenalin rush in actually getting out of the caves from the other end as the caves narrow down with the progress and one has to actually crawl on all fours.
While some caves are easily traversed some of them require agility and effort giving a wonderful experience of quick trekking along with fun and adventure just in the vicinity of the city. While the caves are wonderful and adventurous experience for children and adults as well it also is very informative especially for kids making them curious about wildlife and nature. The caves are a place to do lots of fun and adventure and make a trip to Nainital actually a most memorable and exciting. While children and adults can have fun in caves aged people in family can directly head to the hanging garden wherein family can later join them after exploring the caves and can relax at the hanging garden at the hill top and enjoy the panoramic view of the natural peaks and the cliffs surrounding the beautiful town that will mesmerize everyone.
Musical Fountain at Eco Cave Garden in Nainital
The visit to Eco Cave Gardens is incomplete without watching a scintillating and spectacular display of water, music and lights. The musical fountains offers a audio visual experience; they have been modeled and built to deliver the most unforgettable experience of lifetime at the foothills of Kumaon mountains.
Eco Cave Garden Nainital Timings and Charges
The best time in a year to visit is March – September.
Timings - 9:30 am – 5:30 pm throughout the year.
Musical fountain – Only in evenings (May - June).
Ticket Information: Adults – Rs 20, Children – Rs 10. Camera fees – Rs 25.