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Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary

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kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary

In-between Dalhousie & Khajjiar is the Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary To start with Rs 250 for the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
VijayHazari
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New Delhi, India
Stay at Kalatop forest house

In short, Nice place to sit and relax. Worth to spend a night stay here. Not worth a day visit... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2018
Subramanian85
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Chennai, India
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Mdr49 | Kalatope R.F., Chamba 176304, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In-between Dalhousie & Khajjiar is the Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary To start with Rs 250 for the entry The road from entry / entrance of the sanctuary was very narrow and are not maintained … approximately a stretch of 3 kms of such broken road you...More

1  Thank VijayHazari
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kalatop is on the way to khajjiar. Entry pass is required to enter by car. nice forest with huge trees. Nothing spectacular. A forest house is there & a small canteen. View is fine.

1  Thank Shachi V
Reviewed 28 September 2018

This place is on the road of khajiar. You can visit this place before 6 clock. The entry pass of the cars are very high and lots of waiting period. You can walk in without entry fees.

1  Thank dj319
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We preferred to walk through the sanctuary as one comes across great views in between. The taxi drivers are crazy but since we left around dark, we had to take a lift form a cab back. In case you are planning to go in the...More

2  Thank Sandeep1311
Reviewed 8 September 2018

In short, Nice place to sit and relax. Worth to spend a night stay here. Not worth a day visit enroute Dalhousie or Khajjiar. Booking the rooms here is a challenging one as I don't see clear reviews on how to book. Online booking could...More

2  Thank Subramanian85
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Its a trackers paradise looking for mild trackings(beginners) 12 km track from Kalatop to Khajjiar is fun forest rest house and trackers hut provide nice accommodation.

Thank AnirudhS279
Reviewed 29 July 2018

The sanctuary has a park, sunset view point, dense forest feel , muddy adventurous looking curvy roads and absolutely stunning tall and stout pine deodar trees… This place is surely a heaven for birds and first time during my Dalhousie visit I could feel utter...More

5  Thank MamataB17
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Although the place is situated deep in the forest and on top of a hill away from dense population but still it has more than enough number of tourist in the day time to spoil the serene charm of the place. The people deployed by...More

2  Thank Shankha M
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Don't know why it is called wildlife sanctury..Rs 250 For the entry with the worst roads you can think just go at the top and have tea Maggi with a average view.

Thank amitj1643
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Just drive past. Ugly tattered tents and wash lines of gypsies fill the beautiful black slopes of tall pines rolling down into the stream.

Thank Manjeet S
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Response from Shankha M | Reviewed this property |
Call at +91 189 922 2639 or +91 189 922 7503. It's the number of DFO Chamba fur Kalatop FRH booking. Maybe you will be required to call 3/4 times before you can reach them for your booking.
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Suprithi C
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Response from Tuhin2011 | Reviewed this property |
Wow the idea of spending a night in the midst of the jungles at Kalatop definitely thrills me, but be aware that the facilities might not be very good. Yes you need to call the district forest office, Chamba for booking the... More
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Response from Patricia345 | Reviewed this property |
The area around Kalatop was very deserted. There was a guest house there but that looked empty too. NIghts would be quite scary in that area. Dalhousie was very close and the hotels there are excellent. The drive from... More
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