January 9, 2018
Binsar in Uttarakhand nestled amidst the beautiful Himalayas is every tourist’s dream destination. A few kilometers away from Nainital, Binsar surrounded by Alpine forests, rhododendron trees is your idyllic place for that perfect serene mountain retreat. Once the empire of Chand kings of 7th century, Binsar is the land of solitude and peace. It has a beautiful forest reserve and bird sanctuary which boasts of a rich variety of flora and fauna.
Binsar Best Family holiday in budget, Uttarakhand
The sleepy region of Binsar is one of the scenic places of Kumaon region of Uttarakhand. Perched at an elevation of 2420 metres, Binsar is known for offering spell-binding views of the majestic Himalayan peaks such as Chaukhamba, Nanda Devi, Nanda Kot, Panchachuli, and Kedarnath. The main attraction of Binsar is the 300 kms of majestic and panoramic view of Himalayan peaks from Zero point.
This compact hill town is encircled by the Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary which serves as a habitat for the rare animals, birds and flower species. Since the place is wrapped up in thick foliage, it is undoubtedly the best place for experiencing adventurous hiking, camping and nature walks.
Why Binsar should be on your bucket list?
From the benedictory hills, beautiful orchards, mumbling streams to the enchanting meadows one can find everything at Binsar. It is here that you can admire the varied, playful birds cheekily noticing your whereabouts from every nook and cranny.
The travellers can visit the complex of Jageshwar, one of the twelve Jyotirlingas located about 50 km from Binsar or enjoy recreational activities such as birding and photography at the Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary. Apart from this, the popular tourist attractions located in the vicinity of Binsar includes the Bineshwar Mahadev Temple, Zero Point, Binsar Sanctuary Museum, and the Kasar Devi Temple.
Enlighten yourself about Binsar
Binsar is a small town adorned on the Jhandi hills of Kumaon. Although the weather is always pleasant here but the best time to visit this place is between the months of October-November. One of the not to miss event is the Nanda Devi festival, the auspicious festivals of Binsar showcasing the close knit of people with their rich culture.