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Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary

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Walk to zero point

Nisar wild life sanctuary is famous for its panoramic view of Himalaya. Best viewed from zero point... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2019
Mansa, India
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Untouched! The most quiet place in town

Loved the wild life sanctuary. Did see many animals but the jungle and the Mountain View’s were... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
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Almora | near Kafarkhan, 263601, India
+91 5962 251 007
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Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

Nisar wild life sanctuary is famous for its panoramic view of Himalaya. Best viewed from zero point which is 30 minutes walk from the place where you can reach by vehicle. Need to buy ticket at entrance. Entry will be closed by 5pm except for...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank viswaputhra
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Loved the wild life sanctuary. Did see many animals but the jungle and the Mountain View’s were breathtaking. After reading Jim Corbetts - Man Eaters of Kumaon, we could see how the man eaters walked the jungles. You feel like you are there and the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank D S
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Binsar wildlife sanctuary is situated 25 km from almora in uttarakhand. This sanctuary is on the top the hill. Its area is almost 45 km2. I went to Binsar in winter. I drove my car from delhi and spent a night in almora. Next day...More

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank Rinkiju
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Binsar Wildllife Sanctuary is situated in Almora in Kumaun Hills,about 30 Kms away from Almora.It is very rich and famous for its flora and fauna .It is also very famous for Sun Set and Sun Rise.It has dense forest enveloped with many special trees ,...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank meena1981
Reviewed 15 June 2018

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

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Debjani G
Reviewed 14 June 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank shankha72113
Reviewed 30 May 2018 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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Rajchadaga
Reviewed 27 May 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank gmahesh7
Reviewed 23 May 2018 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

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank RjR251
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

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank ghosal_rg
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5 January 2019|
Response from Vishwajay |
No. It's a pretty isolated place and not too many people. But then I was there in December and did not see any cab at the gate. Better to take your own vehicle.
Parminder S
30 August 2018|
Response from Vishwajay |
Not bad.
27 August 2018|
Response from GovindS408 | Reviewed this property |
You can hire any vehicle or go by your own as buses will not ply till Binsar...Till Almora & Ksardevi Buses or Local taxis will be available anyway. From Almora there are regular buses & taxis on regular basis. It's a... More