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Nainital has 21 tourist spots and places to see.

Being a popular destination among tourists, there are many places of interest in and around Nainital that can be visited with family and friends. Some of the well-known tourist attractions which are frequently visited by the tourists are Tiffin Top, Kilbury, Snow View Point,  High Altitude Zoo , Land’s End, and Hanumangarhi . The nearby places like Bhimtal , Khurpatal and Naukuchiatal are popular excursions from Nainital.

There are 21 tourist spots in Nainital where travellers can spent their leisure time. Here you will find list of all the Nainital sightseeing options which you must visit and plan your itinerary accordingly. Explore the hidden gems of Nainital through this well-researched list, learn about the most happening places, things to do, famous picnic spots for a memorable vacation in Nainital.

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Land's End: The main attraction of Land's End is the beautiful view of the stagnant water of the Khurpatal . Land's End is set at an elevation of 2,120mts above sea level offering splendid views of neighboring hills and the green valley with rural houses. In order to reach Land's End one can drive to Barapathar on a vehicle and then trek 1km to the spot where one feels like the land has really come to an end.

Binayak: It is one of the famous trails in Nainital, which is perfect spot for trek in Nainital. So all those people who are passionate about trekking and planning to visit Nainital in the near future then Nainital binayak trek is the best trekking spot .

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  • One of the most popular hill station in India
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  • Temperature in Apr 19 /11 °C
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  • Located in Kumaon
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  • Railway Station Kathgodam, 41 kms
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1. Naini Lake

Naini Lake

1 km from city center 1 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Naini Lake is the main attraction of Nainital. It is famous for boating and a stroll in the evening. The Mall Road, Bus Stand and Naina Devi Temple are located around the lake.

2. Snow View Point

Snow View Point

2 km from city center 2 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Snow View Point in Nainital is known for its stunning view of the Himalayas and Naina Lake. There is a children's spot here with games and rides. Nainital ropeway operates from Mallital to Snow View Point.

3. Mall Road Nainital

Mall Road Nainital

1 km from city center 3 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

The Mall Road of Nainital is the prime shopping, food and cultural centre of Nainital. The 1-1.5km road is centred around Naini Lake and has hundreds of shops and restaurants. It is famous for buying mementoes and eating local food. Vehicle entry is banned during peak season.

4. Tiffin Top

Tiffin Top

1 km from city center 4 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Tiffin Top is a viewpoint in Nainital, also popularly called Dorothy's Seat. A popular picnic spot, it offers a 360-degree view of Nainital. An easy hike is required to reach the top.

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Eco Cave Gardens

3 km from city center 5 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Eco Cave Garden is a recreation park in Nanital with series of caves, hanging gardens and a musical fountain. It is a fun place to visit with kids. Musical fountain show takes place every evening.

6. High Altitude Zoo

High Altitude Zoo

0 km from city center 6 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Nainital Zoo, also known as High Altitude Zoo, houses several endangered species like Himalayan Bear, Himalayan Civet, Hill Patridge, Tibetan Wolf and other animals.

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7. Naina Devi Temple

Naina Devi Temple

1 km from city center 7 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Naina Devi Temple is one of the fifty-one Shakti Peethas. It is believed to have been built on the spot where Goddess Sati's eyes fell on Earth. Naini Lake is visible from the temple compound.

8. Nainital Ropeway

Nainital Ropeway

2 km from city center 8 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Nainital Ropeway is one of the fastest ropeways in India with stunning view. It connects Mallital to the Snow view point. It covers half a mile distance in about 3 minutes with 2 trolleys accommodating around 11 people.

9. Naina Peak

Naina Peak

3 km from city center 9 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Naina Peak, also called Cheena Peak, is the most famous viewpoint of Nainital. It is a 3km trek to the top with a steep incline and a semi-paved path. From the top, Tibet Border and Nanda Devi Peak are visible.

10. Neem Karoli Baba Ashram

Neem Karoli Baba Ashram

7 km from city center 10 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Dedicated to Shri Neem Karoli Baba, who was a Hindu saint and Guru and had a lot of devotees from all over the world. Steve Jobs had come to India in 1974 to become his devotee, though sadly he had passed away by that time.

11. Land's End

Land's End

2 km from city center 11 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Set across the Khurpa Tal, Land's End is a picnic spot in Nainital. It offers an unobstructed view of the Kumaon ranges and the Kurpa Tal. It is accessible by an uphill trek.

12. Bhimtal

Bhimtal

10 km from city center 12 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Bhimtal is an idyllic and less-crowded version of Nainital, 23 km away. It is a scenic hill station, the charm of which lies in its off-beat, tranquil atmosphere.

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Sattal

13 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Sattal is a group of seven freshwater lakes located in the lower regions of Bhimtal. Home to many migratory birds, it is popular amongst nature buffs and bird watchers.

14. Governor's House

Governor's House

1 km from city center 14 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

The Raj Bhawan in Nainital, also known as Governor's House, is the summer residence of the Governor of Uttarakhand. It resembles the Castle of Scotland. A guided tour is available every hour.

Pangot

6 km from city center 15 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Located just 15 kilometres away from Nainital, Pangot, located in the Kosiyakutoli tehsil of the Nainital district of Uttarakhand. The village is at the height of 6,300 feet above sea level and is well known all across the nation for its rich and exotic bird life. Pangot also becomes a hub for photography enthusiasts when hundreds of different species of birds flock here during the harsh winters in the upper Himalayas and settle down here temporarily. There are a few hotels and a few dhabas and shops serving snacks and food in the Pangot village

16. Himalayan View Point

Himalayan View Point

1 km from city center 16 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Himalayan View Point in Nainital offers a panoramic view of the Himalayas, all the way to Nepal. There is a telescopic here and some food stalls.

17. Tibetan Market

Tibetan Market

1 km from city center 17 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Tibetan Market or Bhtiya Market is located near the Mall Road of Nainital. It is a famous street market with roadside shops and food stalls. Best things to buy here are shawls, mufflers, Himalayan bags, and Tibetan handicrafts.

18. Gurney House

Gurney House

2 km from city center 18 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Gurney House is the former abode of Jim Corbett. It is now converted into a museum showcasing the achievements and life story of Jim Corbett. House tour is available with prior permission.

19. St John Wilderness Church

St John Wilderness Church

2 km from city center 19 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

St John Wilderness Church is the oldest church of Nainital. It is famous for its prayer service. A tour of the cemetery honouring lives lost in the landslide of 1880 is also available.

20. Jeolikot

Jeolikot

5 km from city center 20 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Jeolikot is a small hill town near Nainital, located on the Nainital-Haldwani highway. It is famous for its butterfly population and lush greenery. There are beautiful homestays available here.

21. Hanuman Garhi

Hanuman Garhi

2 km from city center 21 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Hanuman Garhi Temple is dedicated to Lord Hanuman.The idol of Lord Hanuman is portrayed as splitting his chest, depicting that Lord Ram resides in his heart. Located on a hilltop, it is a popular sunrise and sunset viewpoint as well.

22. Mukteshwar Temple

Mukteshwar Temple

22 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Mukteshwar temple is a 350 years old temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is identified as one of the eighteen most important temples dedicated to Lord Shiva in the Hindu scripture.

23. Khurpa Taal

Khurpa Taal

4 km from city center 23 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Khurpa Taal is a pristine lake near Nainital.The lake changes colour from sunrise to sunset. It is ideal for a quick view for 10-15 minutes as there isn't much to do near the lake.

24. Ranikhet

Ranikhet

29 km from city center 24 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Ranikhet is a quaint hill station near Nainital with undulating Himalayan hills and forests. It is popular for its views of the Nanda Devi Peak, trekking ranges, mountainous climbs, golf courses, orchards and temples.

25. Astronomical Observatory

Astronomical Observatory

2 km from city center 25 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Perched on top of the Manora Peak in Beluwakhan, Nainital, Astronomical Observatory helps you see the stars, celestial bodies, the moon and other heavenly bodies with the help of high powered, imported telescopes. Prior booking is required to visit.

26. Naukuchiatal

Naukuchiatal

26 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Naukuchiatal is a small picturesque lake village near Nainital offering tranquillity. It is mainly known for its nine cornered lake which measures up to 1 km in length and 40 m deep.

27. Sariyatal

Sariyatal

3 km from city center 27 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Located near Kaladhungi, Sariyatal is an artificial lake visited for paddle boating and water sports. It is also popular for the Himalayan botanical garden which is a research centre other than being a herbarium and a butterfly park. 

Peora

22 km from city center 28 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Peora is a charming village near Nainital. There are a number of British Era bungalows that give this place a rustic vibe. The scenic beauty with snow-capped mountains, juicy fruit-laden trees, green meadows and a variety of fauna is the highlight.

29. Himalayan Centre of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Himalayan Centre of Sri Aurobindo Ashram

2 km from city center 29 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Himalayan Centre of Sri Aurobindo Ashram is a yoga and meditation centre near Nainital. The ashram conducts regular workshops, talks, training programmes for stress management and regulating the lifestyle. Permission is required to visit the place.

30. Jim Corbett National Park

Jim Corbett National Park

69 km from city center 30 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Jim Corbett National Park is the oldest national park in India, home to the Royal Bengal Tiger. It is famous for its wildlife safaris and jungle lodges. Corbett is located at an hour's drive from Nainital.

31. Sitabani

Sitabani

22 km from city center 31 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Sitabani is a wildlife reserve in the Nainital district. It is home to 600 species of migratory and resident birds. Himalayan Black Bear, Himalayan weasel, Yellow-throated Pine Marten, and Himalayan Goral can also be spotted here.

32. Bhowali

Bhowali

5 km from city center 32 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

Bhowali is a little hill-station, 11km from Nainital. It is a town of panoramic vistas and bounty of nature. Bhowali is known for producing finest quality fruits. It is also a good place to stay in homestays near Nainital.

33. Kainchi Dham

Kainchi Dham

33 out of 33 Places To Visit in Nainital

A very popular place in the area, this temple is renowned for Neeb Karori Maharaj temple and ashram. The temple attracts devotees from all over the country as well as abroad. Situated about 9kms from Bhowali and 17kms from Nainital, this temple sits deftly in the lap of nature oozing spiritual vibes and serenity.

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Nainital is a Glittering Jewel in the Himalyan Necklace, blessed with scenic spledour & varied natural resources

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Nainital City is a Photographers Delight, An Artists Dream, Shoppers Treat and a Writers Inspiration. Nainital is one of the most charismatic hill stations that India harbors. Nainital District is also called Land of Greens and Blues because of lush green forests - valleys and clear blue sky. Naini Tal Lake forms the nub of the beauty of Nainital. Nainital Lake is within a perimeter of nearly 2 miles. Girdled by lofty hills studded with attractive villas and cottages, it is the most frequented tourist visitation of the hill station. The exquisiteness of this lake is doubly magnified during the night when its sparkling waters flirt with the numerous lights hanging on its edges, and lend it an unbelievably beautiful magical aura.

Nainital Weather

Nainital has a divine beauty that can not be described but can only be felt. The fantastic combination of Mountains, Lakes, Clouds & ever changing weather mesmerizes & attracts the lovers, artists, adventurers & commoners alike. Nainital, owing to its location, is colder than the rest of the hilly tract of Kumaon region. During monsoon, it gets heavy rainfall. The climate therefore, is damp. The neighbouring areas are warmer similarly humidity in Nainital is less than in other hill towns. The monthly max & mini temperature of the town ranged between Summer 15 ?C to 28 ?C, Winter 10 ?C to 0 ?C. The weather is largely influenced by the Himalayan terrain it is surrounded with. Nainital has a pleasant to nippy weather in approximately all the months except during winters

How To Reach Nainital

The Lake District of India ' Nainital ' is very well connected with the rest part of country through different modes of the transport. A number of maps are available to help you find your way to the Lake City Nainital. Nainital is a splendid hill station located in the heart of the state of Uttaranchal and is about 310 kilometres from Delhi. Nainital is connected to National Highway Number 87. In fact Nainital is full of tourist places and could easily be the epicentre of Uttarakhand & Kumoan Tourism. The Lake Distrcit of Nainital boasts of Nine different Lakes (some of which are no more), shares its boundary with one of the most visited National Parks in the country and obviously is part of the Himalayas.

BHIMTAL - The Island on the Lake

BHIMTAL :- (1371 Meters) About 22 kms from Nainital, nestled in a beautiful pristine valley, this jem of a lake is the largest around Nainital. The beauty is enhanced by a small Island surrounded by crystal blue water. One road from Bhimtal leaves for Naukuchiatal while the another one goes to Kathgodam 21 Kms from here. Bhimtal is one of the largest lake around Nainital named after Bhima of Mahabharata. It has a island in the center approached only by a boat and at present it has an Aquarium there.

NAKUCHIATAL - Nine - Cornered - Lake

NAKUCHIATAL :- (1218 MT) At a distance of just 24 km from Nainital and about 4 kms from BhimTal - lies the mystique lake with 9 corners or the ' Nine - Cornered - Lake '. Surrounded by dense forested hills on all sides it provides solace from the maddening rush of the plainsNaukuchiatal is nourished by an underwater spring, which keeps its water levels high. Naukuchiatal Lake is the deepest lake in the Lake District of India (Nainital) and lost in acres of oak forest in the lesser Himalayas.

KAINCHI DHAM MANDIR

Kainchi s a placed at an altitude of (1400 MT) On the Nainital - Almora Road, at a distance of 9 Km from Bhowali and 17 Kms from Nainital is a modern pilgrim centre. This place has achieved recognition owing to the ashram of the famous Shri Neem Karoli Baba Maharajji. Many hundreds of people visit the temples here every day, in season. Each year, during the June 15th Bhandara, reportedly, more than one lakh (100,000) people are fed. Founded by the famous Maharaj Neem Karoli Baba in 1962 and is very well maintained and kept neat and clean.

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Brazil again extends visa exemptions for US, Canada and Australia, this time until 2025

FILE - A tourist takes a selfie with the Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Nov. 25, 2017. Brazil’s government has postponed until April 2025 tourist visa exemptions for citizens of the U.S., Australia, and Canada that had been scheduled to end on Wednesday, according to a decree published in the nation's official gazette. (AP Photo/Bruna Prado, File)

FILE - A tourist takes a selfie with the Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Nov. 25, 2017. Brazil’s government has postponed until April 2025 tourist visa exemptions for citizens of the U.S., Australia, and Canada that had been scheduled to end on Wednesday, according to a decree published in the nation’s official gazette. (AP Photo/Bruna Prado, File)

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil’s government extended exemptions to tourist visa requirements for citizens of the U.S., Australia and Canada until April 2025, extending a program aimed at boosting tourism that had been scheduled to end Wednesday.

The decision, issued by Brazilian presidency and the Ministry of Foreign Relations late Tuesday, marks the third time Brazil has delayed the visa requirement since President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva took office in 2023.

His predecessor, Jair Bolsonaro, exempted the countries from visas as a means to boost tourism — although all three countries continued to demand visas from Brazilians.

That went against the South American country’s tradition of requiring visas from travelers based on the principle of reciprocity and equal treatment, and prompted Lula’s Foreign Ministry to say it would scrap the exemptions.

“Brazil does not grant unilateral exemption from visiting visas, without reciprocity, to other countries,” the ministry said at the time, while noting that the government stood ready to negotiate visa waiver agreements on a reciprocal basis. It did reach a deal with Japan to ease travel provisions.

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The decision to maintain exemptions for the three countries is important for boosting tourism in Brazil, notably from the U.S., Brazil’s official tourism board Embratur said in a statement Tuesday.

Official data shows that nearly 670,000 Americans visited Brazil in 2023, making the U.S. the second largest country of origin after neighboring Argentina.

The government initially postponed the reinstatement of the visa requirement in October, then again in January. At the time, the government said it was still finalizing a new visa system and wanted to avoid implementing it close to the high season, mainly during the New Year’s celebrations and Carnival festivities in February, which attract tens of thousands of tourists.

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Moscow City Tourism Committee concludes its first-ever digital roadshow in India to a resounding success

The 4-day panned virtual event was specially curated to present the “City of Moscow” as an attractive travel destination to the vibrant Indian outbound travel fraternity spread across 15 major cities PAN India.

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Mr. Evgeny Kozlov, Deputy Head Mayor of Moscow Government and Chairman of the Moscow City Tourism Committee, who has come to the city to attain BLTM, the annual prestigious travel event at the Leela Ambience Convention Centre, Delhi spoke with TW Editor Anirban Dasgupta on his vision and goal with the all-new tourism initiatives in Moscow.  

The bond between India and Russia has a long history of culture, literature, love, and of course politics. But recently, there has also been a lot of talk about Gastronomical tourism. Any personal experience with this?

My personal take on the bond between India and Russia stems from my recent experience of trying authentic Indian cuisine in Moscow. I thoroughly enjoyed the spicy flavours of the Curry dish I tried and it left a lasting impression on me. This made me appreciate the cultural exchange between our two countries even more. I believe that Moscow, being a culinary hub, is a great place for people from all over the world, including Indian visitors, to immerse themselves in our rich history and culture. It’s a unique experience that brings people together and showcases the diversity of the gastronomic universe. Moscow has a thriving food scene with various international cuisines to explore, from Chinese to South African and Latin American. This culinary diversity reflects the open-mindedness and curiosity of the Russian people when it comes to trying new types of food. Moscow truly has something for everyone, and I encourage Indian tourists to come and indulge in this gastronomic journey.

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  How optimistic are the post-pandemic recovery figures?

After the Covid-19 pandemic, we have witnessed a remarkable recovery in tourism in Moscow. In fact, we have been able to restore 90% of the pre-pandemic tourist flow. In the first half of 2023, almost a million foreign tourists visited Moscow, with over 600,000 of them arriving during the summer season. Among the non-CIS countries, China has led the way in terms of tourist traffic, followed by Iran, the United Arab Emirates, Turkey, and India. Prior to the pandemic, India’s tourist flow was steadily growing at a rate of 12-15% annually. Although we faced challenges during the pandemic, we have now put in place all the necessary conditions for a successful recovery. Moscow is known for hosting numerous international exhibitions, forums, congresses, and conferences, attracting approximately 3.6 million business visitors in the past year alone. Among these visitors, India ranks third in terms of foreign business tourists in Moscow. To further promote tourism, we have initiated the MICE Ambassadors training program in India, which aims to assist Indian businesses in exploring opportunities and selecting relevant events in Moscow.

  Can you please share your vision for future tourism development in Moscow?

Thank you for asking this question. I have a multi-faceted vision for the future tourism development in Moscow.

Firstly, I believe that tourism should provide a personal and authentic experience for each individual. Therefore, customization of experiences is crucial. For business tourists, we aim to offer special infrastructure facilities that cater to their specific needs and requirements. We are closely collaborating with infrastructure providers to ensure seamless experiences for those visiting Moscow for business purposes. On the other hand, when it comes to leisure or family tourists, we recognize the importance of providing a support system and guidelines for those traveling with their families, especially children. We are working with museums, theatres, and restaurants to customize their services and products to cater to tourists of all ages, including children. Furthermore, I envision rearranging tourism in Moscow to encourage visitors to delve into the history and heritage of our country. A significant part of my tourism goal is to motivate and inspire the youth and younger generations to travel to Russia. This involves providing affordable pricing for accommodations, entertainment, museums, and other attractions.

We are already constructing tailor-made infrastructure that specifically targets the young generation in Russia, and by next year, we plan to extend and promote these offerings to international young visitors as well. By rebranding the image of Moscow as a destination for longer stays, relaxation, and enjoying various facilities, we aim to change the perception that it is merely a transit or stop-over city. Lastly, the beautiful weather in Moscow during the summer months provides an opportunity to create delightful memories for tourists. I want every visitor to experience the sunshine, green landscapes, parks, cafes, restaurants, swimming pools, and sports facilities that Moscow has to offer during this time.

In summary, my vision for the future of tourism in Moscow revolves around creating customized travel experiences for every type of traveller.

How do you prioritize sustainability and responsible tourism practices in the development of business tourism?

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How easy or difficult is it to get a Visa for an Indian Tourist at present?

Acquiring a Visa for Indian tourists has become easier with the introduction of the e-visa system. Since its launch in August 2023, more than 30,000 tourists have already utilized this system. The e-visa offers several advantages over traditional visas, such as avoiding the need to visit consulates or embassies. The application process only requires a digital photograph and a scan of the passport data page. The e-visa has a validity period of 60 days from the date of issuance, with a maximum stay of 16 days in Russia. This convenient and streamlined process is available to citizens of 55 countries, including India. Indian tourists are currently ranked third in terms of business travellers from outside the CIS countries visiting Moscow.

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Thailand’s Tourist Towns Deal With Their Own Russian Invasion

Rich Russians Isolated From the West Are Flocking to Thailand's Phuket

I t’s just past 11 p.m. on Phuket’s neon-festooned Bangla Road and revelers are out in force, though the heady atmosphere is distinctly more Sochi than Southeast Asia. TVs overhanging the sprawling beer bars show ice skating instead of soccer; Cyrillic signage proliferates; and Russian-speaking touts dispense flyers for pole-dancing clubs exclusively featuring women from former Soviet republics. “Russians, Ukrainian, Belorussian, Kazakhs,” says one tout in dark Ray Bans and a skin-tight Armani polo shirt. “We have them all here.”

The war in Ukraine has entailed an incalculable human toll, while roiling markets, disrupting supply chains, and sending inflation soaring across the globe. But in Thailand, the two-year-old conflict is also having a profound social effect despite being over 4,000 miles away. While many Western nations have shut out Russian air travel in response to Vladimir Putin’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine, Thailand sees Russian arrivals as key to reviving its pandemic-ravaged tourism industry. In October, Thai Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin extended 90-day visas upon arrival for Russian passports, insisting in a February interview : “We’re not part of the [Ukraine] conflict. We are neutral.”

Read More: 5 Takeaways from TIME’s Conversation with Thai Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin

Last year, Russians ranked top for tourist arrivals in Thailand from outside of Asia with 1.4 million visitors. Meanwhile, Russians were top overall on the southern resort island of Phuket, which has long been a favorite haunt. Last July, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov visited Phuket to inaugurate a new consulate to cope with surging visitor numbers. A month later, the Phuket Tourist Association sent a delegation to St. Petersburg and Moscow seeking to court even more vacationers.

In the first three months of this year, 366,095 Russians arrived at Phuket International Airport, almost double the same period of 2023 and transforming the island’s commercial and social life. (That figure doesn’t include the significant number who transferred via Thailand’s main gateway of Suvarnabhumi International Airport in Bangkok.) But while a boon for the macro economy, the influx has chafed with locals who increasingly complain that Russians are stealing jobs and upsetting cultural mores. Across Thailand, lurid headlines such as “ Rabid Russian assaults police team in Phuket after going berserk at a city centre hotel ” and “ Russian tourist kicks pregnant Thai woman after asked to leave shoes outdoor ” are both a symptom and cause of alarm. (However, transgressions involving New Zealand , Swiss , and Portuguese nationals admittedly proliferate also.)

“Russia and Thailand are so different and sometimes they don’t understand Thai law and culture,” Lieut. Colonel Akachai Siri, chief inspector of Phuket Tourist Police, tells TIME. “Sometimes they break the law and they don’t recognize we have law enforcement.”

Nevertheless, Thailand’s Russian incursion appears here to stay. Other than the preferential visas, sanctions on Russian air carriers and reciprocal bans on Western airlines have slashed the destinations where Russian nationals can escape their frigid winter, making already-popular Thailand an easier choice. And then there are the not inconsiderable numbers fleeing economic doldrums and a war of choice that they had no part in choosing—not least since the Kremlin has ramped up military conscription amid mounting casualties .

“That was the final straw for us,” says Mark, a Russian who fled to Thailand with his boyfriend after an initial draft announcement in September 2022 and asked that TIME use a pseudonym for security. “We understood we can’t go back because anyone can be called to the army and just die in the war.”

As a result, the number of Russians choosing to stay in Thailand long-term is soaring. Beyond 90-day visas upon arrival, thousands are applying for one-year business or education visas. Arnold, who asked that TIME use only one name for fear of reprisals in his homeland, moved from Moscow to the Thai resort town of Hua Hin permanently last year and has noticed an increase in what are colloquially termed “ relocants ” fleeing the “various negative things which are going on back home.”

The affluent are acquiring luxury cars and yachts and renting or purchasing villas. Phuket’s plush Laguna beachfront complex of villas, ornamental lake, and 18-hole golf course is now dubbed “Little Moscow,” says Bhummikitti Ruktaengam, advisory chairman to Phuket’s Tourist Association. Over half of all residents across its 1,000 acres are Russian, according to the Laguna real estate management office, which employs two native Russian speakers to deal with the shifting demographic. Across Phuket, real estate prices have bumped some 20% owing to the Russian influx, says Bhummikitti.

The incursion has also increased pressure on Akachai’s Tourist Police, which has only 60 officers to assist the 2,000-odd regular Royal Thai Police and 60 dedicated Immigration Police across both Phuket and the larger adjacent province of Pha Nga. In addition to swelling tourist numbers, whereas 60% of tourists before the pandemic traveled on tour groups with guides and agents on hand to smooth any problems, today, 70% are independent travelers, which means the Tourist Police are increasingly called to mediate all manner of conflicts.

Relaxed entry requirements have also attracted a criminal element. In early February, Phuket police arrested five suspected Russian gangsters for the kidnapping and extortion of over $800,000 in cryptocurrency from a Belarussian couple that Akachai says was retaliation for a financial dispute back home. And last month, a 42-year-old Russian man was found stabbed to death in a rented house that was being used as a cannabis farm. The chief suspect is a Tajikistani man who fled Thailand for Turkey just hours after the murder.

Yet Akachai says most crimes relate to illegal work involving Russians determined not to return home while the war rages but without the means to support themselves indefinitely—not least since international banking sanctions have rendered accessing savings more difficult. Many Russians have set themselves up as unofficial tour guides, car and motorbike rental services, real estate agents, hairdressers, or even sex workers, advertising online via Telegram groups.

Yet not all aspects of the phenomenon are troublesome. Other than Russians, a significant number of Ukrainians have fled their war torn nation for Thailand, potentially creating a tinderbox atmosphere. But Akachai says he has not encountered a single skirmish or negative incident between the two nationalities in Phuket. Yury Rozhkov, 46, a Russian national who works for a travel agency in Bangkok, says he regularly meets Ukrainians staying in his apartment building and relations are nothing but cordial.

“They understand it’s Putin, it’s not Russia, Russian people are different,” he says. “And I’m sure Russians who have money to travel to Thailand do not support Putin and the war in Ukraine.”

In Hua Hin, Arnold is a member of a Russian-language Telegram group with more than 4,500 members from across the former Soviet bloc, but he says he cannot recall a single politically charged message among the 400 or so posted every day. “99.9% of discussions are where to find the best pad thai, current prices in the local market, how to rent a car, or where to get a vaccine,” he says.

Perched by the main gate of Phuket’s Laguna resort, the d’Odessa restaurant serves Ukrainian syrniki pancakes and smoked salmon croissants slathered with gold leaf. The tablet menu has options for Ukrainian, English, and Russian—and staff say the majority of clientele speak the latter. “There are many Ukrainian restaurants filled with Russians in Phuket,” says Bhummikitti.

Ultimately, both sides caught up in this senseless conflict share a desire to stay out of harm’s way by whatever means necessary. Mark is still employed by his Russian IT company thanks to an understanding boss despite remote working being strictly against company policy. Every day he fears a draft ticket or internal enquiries by higher management could spell the end to that vital paycheck. If that happens, “I will try to find a local job or another [remote] job in Russia,” he says. “I will try every way I can not to go back.”

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Tourist facilities in historic Pilbara town of Cossack closed as dispute with WA government deepens

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Traditional owners overseeing the revival of a popular heritage town in Western Australia's north-west say it could become a "ghost town" again, accusing the state government of losing interest in the project.

The Ngarluma-Yindjibarndi Foundation (NYFL) has been trying to turn the abandoned town of Cossack, 1,566km north of Perth, into a tourism hotspot for the past four years.

But it says the Cook government has walked away and will not be offering them legal permissions or a contract to keep managing the town.

Cossack is a significant site for the Ngarluma people, who are the traditional owners of the land.

As the first pearling harbour in the country's north west in the late 19th century, it is also an important part of Australia's colonial history.

In recent years, it has also hosted the popular Cossack Art Awards.

Now, the town's museum and gift shop have been closed along with its campsites, as the dispute deepens.

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In a detailed statement released yesterday, NYFL said it was devastated and blamed the situation on "a series of bureaucratic bungles and broken promises" by the state government.

"NYFL's vision for Cossack offered huge potential for the area as an eco-tourism destination," the statement read.

"But over the four years that NYLF has managed the site, the [Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage] repeatedly delayed contracts and licenses so that NYFL was often without any guarantee of being paid for its services."

The foundation said uncertainty over the site's future had thwarted several tourism opportunities.

"Including [with] Tourism WA, which was investigating establishing a camping with custodians campground that could have been operational in 2025," the statement reads.

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NYFL said they were recently told "there is insufficient interest" within the Department of Planning, Lands, and Heritage to partner with them going forward.

NYFL chief executive Sean-Paul Stephens said the town's future looked grim.

"Cossack will be closed for the foreseeable future," Mr Stephens said.

"We are disappointed and frustrated to be leaving Cossack but our dealings with the state government have reached breaking point."

A WA Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage spokesperson did not confirm whether it had told NYFL there was no longer interest in pursuing the project.

But they said NYFL's plans for Cossack were outside the scope of the government's original vision, and the government was continuing to fund conservation works at Cossack.

"The original EOI released by the department... was very specific about low-impact tourism offerings and activation of the existing heritage precinct," the spokesperson said.

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