Balpakram National Park

About Balpakram National Park:

Balpakram National Park is a national park in the south of Garo Hills in Meghalaya, India, located at an altitude of about 910 m (3,000 ft) close to the international border with Bangladesh.

Balpakram is renowned for its forest covered canyon-cum-gorge, which is now part of a National Park. The park also includes the Balpakram plateau and adjacent forests. Balpakram National Park is home to wide species of plants and animals. Its vegetation consists of subtropical, grassland, bamboo forest, tropical deciduous trees and carnivorous plants like the pitcher plant and Drosera. Species recorded include Indian elephant, chital deer, wild water buffalo, red panda, Bengal tiger, and marbled cat. The rivers and lakes in the wildlife reserve are home to various species of birds. Entry fees will have to be paid at the park’s gate.

The Balpakram National Park and Siju Cave is located close to the Napak Lake near the Simsang River game reserve which is south east to Nokrek National Park. The cave is filled with water and is miles long.

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Good in landscape and border view. The dense of forest covered this areas really give much shelter to the animal. A place for spirits, as per local belief.
Best Time to Visit: November, Autumn, December, January, Winter, February, March, Spring, April, May, Summer
Location: Baghmara, Meghalaya, India

How to Reach There:

Airport: Baljek Airport

The nearest Airport Baljek Airport. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Baljek Airport to Balpakram National Park is 68.4Kms

Railway Station: Dhubri Railway Station

The nearest Railway Station is Dhubri Railway Station. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Dhubri Railway Station to Balpakram National Park is 93.7Kms.

Bus Stand: Baghmara Bus Station

The nearest Bus Stand is Baghmara Bus Station. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Baghmara Bus Station to Balpakram National Park is 23.1Kms

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