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Balpakram National Park

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Nice hotel for staying

I like this hotel very much as your described and in this hall there is beauty as there decoration and its room is very decorative and nice and you stay is good. There you will take taxi with was provided by the hotel and see other sight of that state. And feel nice and see decorative and beautiful places.

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Balpakram National Park Overview

Balpakram National Park is located at a distance of 62 km from Baghmara in the district of South Garo Hills, Meghalaya. The park is situated at an altitude of 3,000 ft above the sea level and covers an area of 220 sq. km. Balpakram National Park is close to the international boundary of Bangladesh. Rich in bio-diversity, Balpakram received national park status in 1987.

Balpakram National Park is a home for variety of animals which include wild buffaloes, sambar, barking deer, wild boar, slow loris, tigers, leopards, clouded leopards and the rare golden cat. Very rare forms of wildlife found in this area, has raised a lot of interest in the eco-tourists. This park is also known as prime birding site as tourists can spot various species of birds such as great and common hornbill, peacock, oriole, kingfisher, Indian roller etc., The Park also accounts for variety of reptiles like python, king cobra, viper, krait, monitor lizard, gekko etc.

To add to the floral pride of the park, rare species of plants like pitcher plants (Nepenthes Khasiana), orchids and drosera flourish abundantly which attracts wildlife biologists/researchers. Another main attraction of this place is to explore the mythical and fierce some terrain of this high altitude.

Best time to visit Balpakram National Park is between March and June. Mid April to Mid June is the best time to spot birds and wild life.

The best way to reach Balpakram National Park is via Tura. Tura can be reached from either Guwahati or from Goalpara town. Tura is 167 km from the Head Quarters of Garo Hills District. There are bus services from Guwahati/Goalpara to reach Tura. The nearest airport and rail head is Guwahati in Assam which is 220 km from Tura. SUV can be hired for Balpakram tour from Baghmara, South Garo Hills.


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