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Gorumara National Park

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Address: | Fifty kilometers away from Jalpaiguri town, Gorumara National Park, India
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Been to gorumara sanctuary. The sightings here are limited. I would suggest Jaldapara or Chilapata for better sightings

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Bengaluru, India
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Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Been to gorumara sanctuary. The sightings here are limited. I would suggest Jaldapara or Chilapata for better sightings

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Kurseong, India, Asia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had arranged for a guide to hire the forest departments Gypsy the day before. That way for about Rs 200 extra we didn't have to wait in the queue from 4:30am in the morning. Our car arrived at 5:30am on a rainy morning to our doorstep at the Aranya Resort. Then we started off on our 2hour jungle safari.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The park is dense and the guides are very helpful in sharing the information. We booked the tickets from Lataguri and everything was taken care. We got to see Bisons.

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Thank Devishree817
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a forest range office about 1.5 kms from Gorumara from where one has to pay for tickets for entry into the forest.The hotel staff arranged for a Tuk-Tuk(A battery operated auto) for Rs.200 which includes drop off, waiting and drop back to the hotel. The amount for the entry ticket to the forest is Rs1490(Includes – Safari charge,Guide... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is one of the best forest in Dooars. The weather of Dooars is pleasant. Full of green beauty and sweet voices of birds.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Gorumara National Park is a serene, tranquil but dense forest. If one expect that guaranteed spotting of wildlife then they might get disappointed. The same route and time being used to take you to safari by jeep. Hence the wildlife is intelligent enough to avoid breach in their privacy close to those safari areas. Also on top of that noisy... More 

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kolkata
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

First and foremost...If you are going to the forest just so that you get to see animals...Then don't.. you might be disappointed as not necessary that you will see animals all the time...Go there with an open mind to enjoy the serenity..Peace...And beauty of the Forest... On a personal note...Try going to medla watch tower..

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kolkata
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Unfortunately I was unable to see any big animals as few elephants were on rampage and the forest rangers were firing guns to chase them. Still nothing can beat the experience of moving through the jungle in an open gypsy. This experience cannot be put into words you can only feel it. My suggestion for this 2 n half hour... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Had a Jungle tour. Got to see lot of animals. Awesome wild experience. Still can feel the Jungle silence where nature only speaks ..

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Awesome and Adventurous! Full of culture. Wish I could have spent more than two days here. Park rangers are friendly and knowledgeable.

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