Binsar Zero Point
Binsar Zero Point is located inside the Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary in the Almora District of the state Uttarakhand of India. This point is located at a distance of 2 kmilometre from KMVN Tourist Rest House. It is the highest accessible point of the Binsar sanctuary. Visitors can enjoy beautiful views of some of the peaks of the mighty Himalayan Range such as Kedarnath, Shivling, Trishul and Nanda Devi.
What's So Special About Binsar Zero Point:
Zero Point is basically a tower present at a height of about 2400 meters above the ground level. It is situated at the middle of the Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary.
The View From Zero Point:
You can not take any vehicle to this point. You have to travel by a 2 kilometer long trekking trail from the parking space. It offers a stunning view of the pure white mountains of the Himalayas to the visitors.Zero point is also known for its great sunrise All these things make this place a perfect destination for nature lovers and adventurers.
Best Time to Visit:
The best time to visit Binsar are summers and also the months of October and November.
Summers in Binsar: Climate is moderate but pleasant.
Monsoons in Binsar: The rainfall makes Binsar amazingly green with mist and clouds all around.
Winters in Binsar: Binsar winters are very cold. This time may prove to be the best time if you are interested in bird watching.
How to Reach:
Binsar is well connected to all the major cities of Uttarakhand. Buses are easily available from ISBT Anand Vihar, Delhi to Haldwani. From halwani there are many taxis and buses available.
Kathgodam Railway station is the nearest railway station to Binsar, situated at a distance of almost 120 kms. Taxis and buses are easily available from Kathgodam to Binsar.