If you want a holiday with tons of adventure but with great deals then, this is what you’re looking for. Mohan’s Binsar Retreat is situated about 6-7 kms away from the main city, which gives great services and a tranquil environment. The Retreat’s staffs are very professional; they are very well trained to satisfy the guest’s needs. The last 16 years of the Retreat have made the staff very well aware about the needs and wants of the customers, when you wake up in the morning with a mesmerizing valley view, birds chirping in harmony and the soothing winds. It’s all about nature.
Address: Binsar road, Kasar Devi, PO-denapani, distt-almora, 263601
Nearest Airport: Patnagar Airport, 86.4 miles
Nearest Railway Station: Kathgodam Station
Altitude: 2400 Mtrs ASL approx.
Weather: Summers in Binsar: Climate is moderate but pleasant, extends through the months of April, May and June. Maximum temperature is around 30°C and a minimum temperature is around 15°C. And the minimum temperature can go up to 0°C. Winter months are: October, November, December, January and February.
There are total ten rooms In Mohan’s Binsar Retreat categorized as:
Super Executive Rooms: The retreat has total eight rooms of this category. Each room is spacious and equipped with all the amenities needed. The room has large window overlooking the greenery of Oak, Cedar and pine trees. You can also enjoy the morning sunlight through the large windows of the rooms. These are the Mountain View rooms.
Luxury Room: The retreat has only one room of this category. The room is spacious and equipped with all the amenities needed. The room has large window overlooking the greenery of Oak, Cedar and pine trees. You can also enjoy the morning sunlight through the large windows of the rooms.
Family Suite: The retreat has only one room of this category. The room is spacious and equipped with all the amenities needed. The room has large window overlooking the greenery of Oak, Cedar and pine trees. You can also enjoy the morning sunlight through the large windows of the rooms.
• Coffee maker
• 25 inch or larger TV
• Cable/satellite TV channels
• AM/FM clock radio
• Data port
• Phone access fees waived
• 24-hour Concierge service
• Private concierge
• Iron/ironing board upon request
• Sight Seeing
• Village Walk
• Bird watching
Binsar is known for it's views of the snow capped Himalayan mountain ranges, so tourists can sit back and enjoy the panoramic views while. One can also go for trekking with abundant nature trails available at Binsar like a comfortable trek up to the Zero point from where the Himalayan views are spectacular with Kedarnath, Trishul, Nanda Devi, Panchachuli and more standing tall. Binsar also houses a sanctuary covering 45 Sq. Kms with a rich diversity of flora and fauna with forests of oak and rhododendron with a large species of flowers and 200 + birds along with some wild animals like Leopards, Himalayan Black Bears, Wild Boar, Sambhar Deer, Barking Deer and more. The famous temple of Binsar Mahadev is also nearby along with the Kasar Devi Temple and Jageshwar Dham (temples) in the neighbourhood.
Weather: The winters (November-March) is very cold and it snows Minimum temperature can go to as low as - 6 DegC. Summers (April to Mid-June) are very pleasant, offering majestic views. The temperatures during this period are comfortable with maximums settling around 28°C and minimum’s around 12°C, on an average. Monsoon season is from July to September. The place receives good amounts of rain during the period.
Closest airport: Technically Pantnagar (90 Kms / 3 Hrs) but realistically the only option is Delhi airport (390 Kms / 9 Hrs)
Railway Station: Kathgodam railway station, Haldwani railway station and Lal Kuan railway station. (in order of preference). (4-5 Hrs / 120-150Kms)
Best time to visit: April – June end and October until mid-November. Beyond mid November until March it becomes very cold.
Generally spoken language: Hindi and Kumaoni.
Altitude: 2400 Mtrs ASL approx.
One of India's largest, oldest and the most popular Tiger reserves - The Jim Corbett National Park. Sprawled over 1300+ sq Kms of dense bio-diverse forest with the Ramganga and Kosi rivers flowing through it this is actually several different forests in one, ever changing with the changing seasons. Only designated areas in the 520 sq.Kms., out of the total area, are open to tourists. Thera are five zones named Dhikala, Bijrani, Jhirna, Domunda and Sonanandi. This tiger reserve is a haven for wild life enthusiasts. 600+ species of birds, apart from the elephants, tigers, leopards, jackals, sambhar deer, spotted deer, hog deer and more. Travelers visiting the park can enjoy jeep safaris with guides / naturalists. Enjoy your stay at a jungle resort bordering the fenced boundary of the reserve.
Weather: The weather in the park is temperate compared to most other protected areas of India. The temperature may vary from 5 °C (41 °F) to 30 °C (86 °F) during the winter and some mornings are foggy. Summer temperatures normally do not rise above 42 °C (104 °F). The park receives heavy rainfall during monsoons (July – September end) and remains closed around this period.
Closest airport: Technically Pantnagar (90 Kms / 3 Hrs) but realistically the only option is Delhi airport (270 Kms / 6 Hrs)
Railway Station: Ramnagar railway station
Best time to visit: October – March
Generally spoken language: Hindi, Basic English and Kumaoni.
Altitude: 300 Mtrs ASL approx.