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Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary

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Almora | near Kafarkhan, 263601, India
+91 5962 251 007
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Mother Nature in all her glory!

It is a beautiful place where Mother Nature blossoms in all her glory. The sanctuary is a densely... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Debjani G
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Extraordinary Jungle walk and a few birds

I visited in May and we walked to the top part of the Binsar forest named zero point from where we... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
shankha72113
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Almora | near Kafarkhan, 263601, India
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+91 5962 251 007
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It is a beautiful place where Mother Nature blossoms in all her glory. The sanctuary is a densely forested area comprising mainly of century-old oaks and other trees such as pines and rhododendrons. As we visited in June, sadly we could not see much of...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

I visited in May and we walked to the top part of the Binsar forest named zero point from where we were supposed to get a mesmerizing view of the Himalayas, but we were unlucky. Do not go there at the end of April through...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Entire from KAUSANI to Almora today, we reached Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary hoping to have a glimpse of some Wildlife. BEWARE - There is a Entry Fees. Adults Rs.150/- Students Rs.75/- Sedan Vehicles Rs.250/- Foreigners they charge too. We purchased the entry tickets and sat in...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Narrow road leads up to the KMVN Binsar which is also the end of the 'road' for cars. Walk through the well paved paths in the sanctuary.. Very quiet except for the birds and the whispering of the winds. Great place to breath in some...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very nice place which give A distant view of Himalaya. There are many small trails in the sanctuary where you can explore the nature

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

No, this is not a place for picnic or wild animal viewing spot for paisa vasool. Rs 150/head + Rs 500/big car. It's tranquility throughout the narrow, pebbled, natural forest road covered with slippery leaves leading to KMVN resort at the border of the core...More

1  Thank ghosal_rg
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Binsar Wild life sanctuary is a complete waste of time and money. They charge Rs.150 for adults Rs.75 for kids and Rs.250 for Small Cars and Rs.500 for big cars. Not well maintained narrow roads leads you to the walking road where you need to...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Our stay of 4 days far exceeded our expectations. The rooms allotted to us were tastefully decorated and very comfortable with great views of distant snow- capped peaks of the Trishul range and the surrounding forest with oak, pine and rhododendron trees (which had started...More

1  Thank udayan49
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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

I went to Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary. Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary is home to as many as 180 species of birds such as eagles, woodpeckers, monals etc. Jackals, Red Fox, Grey Langurs, Black Himalayan Bear, Chital, Himalayan Goral and Wild boars are a part of the wildlife...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

I had heard a lot about this wild sanctuary part in kumaoun region & luckily got a chance to explore while returning from hometown. It's 15-20 km from almora & took approx 1 hr to reach there. I wasn't expecting much but after 5 mins...More

1  Thank Govind S
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Sanjoy M
20 May 2018|
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Response from Govind S | Reviewed this property |
Yes easily..!!!! There are some curves near Kainchi ( Bhowali) & Binsar itself. If you are comfortable with hilly drive than it's not a big deal.We had taken Chevrolet there.. Don't forget to try Dolma's momos in... More
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driveandtravel
22 April 2018|
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Response from Shefali b | Reviewed this property |
If v talk avout Jageshwar Temple , then road system from Almora is pretty much good . On the way u can also visit Golu devta mandir , which is really famous there . On the other hand if v'll talk about BWS , reaching this... More
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Pradeep S
25 July 2017|
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Response from Aakarsh C | Reviewed this property |
It is safe to ride in day time . Actually you wont find any wild animal until you are lucky enough .
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