- Continental Breakfast
- Free parking
TravelPod Member ReviewsBansbari Lodge Manas National Park
This is a wonderful place to stay. First and foremost the staff are so kind, friendly and helpful. Nothing is too much bother. The rooms are comfortable and spacious and the place is in a great location. I would definitely recommend this to anyone wishing to be comfortable and in a good location.
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Travel Blogs from Manas National Park
Last night, I decided to go for a walk. It was quite light as it was almost full moon. The fire flies lit up the tea plantations and it was eerily quiet.
Being rhino, tiger and panther country, my torch came as quiet a comfort. I soon came to the junction where were stopped at earlier. I spent a while speaking to one of the vendors there …
Tea plantations under the jungle canopy; tall, thin palm trees; the head of a goat on a butcher's board; huge piles of long, thin bamboo trunks; coconut palms; monkeys on the side of the road eating bananas; huge bamboo tress; huts and farms at the edge of the jungle; distant Himalayan foothills; a lovely blue and grey bird perched on an electric wire; cows grazing on a village football fields; rusted, abandoned lorries under the jungle ...
Today we would be climbing to 4,700 metres above sea level. The start of the trek was beautiful and again we were blessed with sunshine. It was a 4 hour climb to the Nyelea Pass (4695m) I had to plug myself in to my iPod Nano and play something loud and rocky to get me up the steep incline… Led Zeppelin's 'How the West was Won' did the trick! It was thoroughly exhausting! I find myself breathing in deeply through the nose and out through my ...
What to say about today…. glorious sunshine and a welcome rest from trekking. While the archery contest continued with much gusto, song and dance, Mr Khaki and I enjoyed pottering around the camp, basking in the sunshine and enjoying the majestic mountain scenery. Jhomalhari glacier is breathtaking and I sat making some felt by the river and later needle felted a sunbird on to one of my hats. Sono was very kind about my efforts and later a crowd gathered around me to ...
Now 13 strong, we headed off to the Bhutanese border. Along the way we stopped at a small village market. Within moments we attracted a large crowd of onlookers who were very curious about from where we came. It was a matter of dueling cameras. They took pictures of us while we took ones of them.
Just before crossing into Bhutan, we stopped to have a box lunch among the tea plants. Assam, the state we were in, is known for its tea. The women, always women, ...