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Binsar: The Enchanting Hill Station of Uttarakhand


Nestled amidst the Garhwal Himalayas, Binsar is a hidden gem in the Kumaon region of Uttarakhand, India. This serene hill station, once the summer capital of the Chand Dynasty rulers, offers breathtaking views, lush forests, and a tranquil escape from the chaos of city life. Let’s explore the magic of Binsar.


  • Location: Binsar is perched at an elevation of 2,420 meters (7,940 feet) above sea level.
  • Scenic Beauty: Surrounded by dense oak, rhododendron, and pine forests, Binsar provides panoramic views of the majestic Himalayan peaks, including Chaukhamba, Trishul, Nanda Devi, Shivling, and Panchachuli.
  • Wildlife Sanctuary: Binsar is home to the Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary, a protected area teeming with diverse flora and fauna.

Attractions and Activities

1. Trekking and Nature Walks

  • Binsar Zero Point Trek: Embark on a 2-kilometer trek to Binsar Zero Point and immerse yourself in the wilderness. The trail offers surreal views of the Greater Himalayas and the Kumaon hills.
  • Nature Walks: Rise early for a peaceful walk through the surrounding forests, accompanied by melodious bird songs and the fragrance of rhododendrons.

2. Wildlife Safari

  • Explore the Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary on a thrilling jeep safari. Spot Himalayan wildlife such as leopards, barking deer, langurs, and a variety of bird species.
  • The sanctuary is a paradise for nature enthusiasts and photographers.


Here’s the weather forecast for Binsar in 2024:

Month Temperature (°C) Weather
March21°CClear and few clouds

2.3 Best Time to Visit

The sweet spot for visiting Binsar is from October to March, offering a delightful blend of pleasant weather and snowfall.


3.1 By Air

  • Nearest Airport: Pantnagar Airport (approximately 152 km away)
  • Regular flights connect Pantnagar to Delhi. From the airport, hire a taxi to reach Binsar.

3.2 By Train

  • Nearest Railhead: Kathgodam Railway Station (around 119 km away)
  • Kathgodam is well-connected to major Indian cities. Taxis and buses are readily available from Kathgodam to Binsar.

3.3 By Road

  • Binsar is well-connected by motorable roads to various Kumaon destinations and northern Indian cities.
  • Buses operate from ISBT Anand Vihar to Haldwani, Nainital, and Almora.
  • Taxis are also accessible from nearby towns like Almora and Nainital.


4.1 Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary

Explore this sanctuary on foot or take a jeep safari to witness diverse flora and fauna.

4.2 Zero Point

Reach the highest point in Binsar for breathtaking Himalayan views.

4.3 Bineshwar Mahadev Temple

Visit this ancient temple dedicated to Lord Shiva.

4.4 Pariyadeva Pashan

Discover this archaeological landmark en route from Almora to Binsar.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  1. When is the best time to visit Binsar?

    • March to June and October to December are ideal for enjoying nature’s beauty.
  2. How can I reach Binsar?

    • By Flight: The nearest airport is Pant Nagar, approximately 127 kilometers away.
    • By Train: The nearest railhead is Kathgodam, around 120 kilometers from Binsar.
    • By Road: Binsar is well-connected by motorable roads from major towns like Almora and Nainital.


Binsar, with its pristine landscapes, wildlife, and awe-inspiring vistas, invites travelers to unwind and reconnect with nature. Whether you’re a trekking enthusiast, a wildlife lover, or simply seeking tranquility, Binsar promises an unforgettable experience.

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