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Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve

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Good offbeat place , very helpful and knowledge caretaker

We decided to go for a trek at Jabarkhet. It is a privately owned property hence it is clean and... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2019
Mumbai, India
Away from the tourist trap

We had a nice peaceful walk. Views of the Himalaya are to die for on clear days they are even... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2019
Mumbai, India
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“jain family”(3 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Jabarkhet, Mussoorie 248179, India
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Reviewed 16 February 2019

We decided to go for a trek at Jabarkhet. It is a privately owned property hence it is clean and well maintained. The cartaker/manager is Mr Virender. He has excellent knowledge of birds, flora and fauna Though in Feb there werent any birds or blooming...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Harry_Parmar
Reviewed 11 February 2019 via mobile

We had a nice peaceful walk. Views of the Himalaya are to die for on clear days they are even better. All the treks are good. I liked the fact that being a nature walk they are not allergic to children / toddlers / infants...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank na2506
Reviewed 24 December 2018

It is a wonderful nature trek in the mountains. The forest is calm, cool and splendid. The trek guide Virendra is a warm and cordial person and has a good knowledge about the wildlife and birds that are found there. The 110-acre reserve forest is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rahuloze
Reviewed 27 November 2018

So we took a guided tour up to the Flag Hill. There is an easy path too for senior citizens or people who have altitude issues. But the trek up the Flag hill was worth the view. Its a private reserve owned by a Jain...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SupsS
Reviewed 11 November 2018

One of the best places close to Mussoorie to see the Himalayas. Go in the morning as it gets very hazy in the afternoon. The trails are relatively short and very well signposted. The taxi ride there is a bit of an adventure (but then...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank johnandlucia
Reviewed 23 October 2018

We were a group of 7 including 3 kids below 8 years. It was amazing trekking through nature.....this is as close to forest as u can get. Our guide Vipul gave us nice details throughout the trek. Do visit this place if you want to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Avani S
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

A great few hours of hiking in a beautiful part of India — highly recommended. We were lucky to have with us local residents who were knowledgeable about the area, it’s people and their history. It was indeed great to see how local flora and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank NilChan2018
Reviewed 9 September 2018

A must visit place when in Mussorie, no matter what’s your age they have something for the not so young. Well trained experts to guide you through the pristine forests.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Rekha M
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Very informative and pretty hike. Knowledgeable guide. Worth supporting the effort to preserve habitat.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Curtis W
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

It's private forest, initiative by Jain family to preserve local flora and fauna. There is nice walk inside with very knowledgeable staff. They have put camera which captures animals including leopard. We all had fun. Do call in advance and fix up time with virender.

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank ShilpaVora
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Response from ramrex | Reviewed this property |
You would have to take a cab. Its a trek so would not be very easy carrying a toddler. Also for elders who are not fit, its may not be a easy walk. Decide basis your fitness. There are pit stops where the elders can sit and... More