Gorumara National Park, Jalpaiguri
Categories: National Parks, Nature & Parks
Gorumara National Park is a National Park in northern West Bengal, India. Located in the Terai region of the Himalayan foothills, it is a medium-sized park with grasslands and forests. It is primarily known for its population of Indian rhinoceros. The park has been declared as the best among the protected areas in India by the Ministry of Environment and Forests for the year 2009.HistoryGorumara was a reserve forest since 1895. The park was declared a Wildlife Sanctuary in 1949, on account of its breeding population of Indian rhinoceros. It was declared an Indian National Park on January 31, 1994. Originally as small as 7 km2, Gorumara has grown by incorporating neighbouring lands to about 80 km2.Make Gorumara National Park part of your personalized Jalpaiguri itinerary using our Jalpaiguri trip builder.
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Rated india's best national park once in 2012/2013, gorumara does live upto its reputation. park safari is a good start for beginners in gorumara to give you a feel about the forest. Do take the trip ... read more »
I suggest change the name of this forest. A jungle means silence! Specially when ur in safari. We went in the early morning ride to enjoy the environment. All our planning ruined some film shooting ve... read more »
The National park is indeed very beautiful. It is very near of my ancestral home. We have done jeep safari in the morning. Though encountering any forest animal is completely depend on your luck...one... read more »
Khub sundo jaiga
I would suggest anyone to drive through it. The view is awesome and you might also get lucky with a tiger or an elephant
Jaldapara forest is a great tourists elaka.
Kamlesh chandra Mishra
The view is amazing,known for rhinocers,&other wild life
I would Prefer not to go except december if i am planning to get some vibe of wild life and see wild animals
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