The picturesque blue, eye - like shaped Naini Lake is located in the district of Nainital . Roopkund is another lake, which lies in the lap of Mount Trishul. Situated at a height of 5,029 m, the lake is the destination of the Raj Jat Yatra, a pilgrimage from the village of Nauti, led by a ram. Roop Kund is also makes a very good trekking destination. Move towards Bhim Taal , 22-kms from Nainital the lake has an island 91.4 meters away from the shore. Other spectacular lakes of Uttaranchal include Kedar Taal, Nachiketa Taal and Dodi Taal . All these lakes provide the visitor with an immense opportunity to the traveler for trekking, boating and sightseeing.