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Bindu Dam

Jaldhaka River | Bindu, Darjeeling 734503, India
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Picnic Spot

A day's drive takes you to this river, where you can see Bhutan on the other side. Its mostly... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
Bengaluru, India
Highly Overrated Place

The place is good to visit if you have not gone to Bhutan. The drive from Samsing is tedious for... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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“picnic spot” (3 reviews)
“small village” (2 reviews)
“project” (6 reviews)
Jaldhaka River | Bindu, Darjeeling 734503, India
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

A day's drive takes you to this river, where you can see Bhutan on the other side. Its mostly scenery and nothing else.

Thank bose_rima
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The place is good to visit if you have not gone to Bhutan. The drive from Samsing is tedious for some distance as the road is not very good at stretches. First you reach Jhallong and then drive another 9-10km to reach Bindu. From here...More

Thank GolakaNath
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Didnt like much beacuse of its crowded and artificial attire..its not good family attraction ..i think

Thank Krisanu G
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

A strenuous drive on a practically undrivable road will lead you to "Jaldhaka Hydel Project" at Bindu, on reaching where the first thing which comes on mind is - "Alas !! Did I see the mirror while waking up today morning ???" Absolutely a waste...More

Thank drkaushikmandal
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Bindu is only 107 km from Siliguri. The last village of West Bengal. Bindu is a valley encircled with hills of Bhutan and India on the banks of river Jaldhaka. The road that leads to Bindu is in itself an unforgettable experience. The whole region...More

Thank tty70
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Jaldhaka Hydrel Project is at Bindu on River Jaldhaka. A small village at Bhutan border bears a pictureous surrounding with hills, greenery and stream. Ideal site for day visit. About 60 kms from Murti .On the way spend some time in Jhallong and Paron. You...More

Thank Basabraychaudhuri
Reviewed 29 November 2015

A hydel project is on this Jaldhaka River. The other side is Bhutan. Its more beautiful if you visit during monsoon. Very few eatery (avoid). But the landscape is beautiful.

Thank BasuSanj
Reviewed 13 November 2015

The dam is located in the upstream of river Jaldhaka. In between jungle and mountains it is beautifully located. One can spent 2-3 hours here. It is a good tourist spot for day visiting. One can witness the roar of the river forcible stopped by...More

Thank AKBanerjee
Reviewed 25 August 2015

The beautiful Bindu Barrage is built across the Jaldhaka river and is located in the Bindu village (Dist - Darjeeling), which is the last village on the Indian land near the Indo-Bhutan border. It is a treat for nature lovers and photographers as you can...More

Thank 8_love2travel_8
Reviewed 15 July 2015

The mesmerizing river, the sound of water and a heaven for photographers.. It was a soothing experience for us. The Jaldhaka river is amazing..

Thank ani_adhikari
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