Dhela zone is spread over 1173 hectares of land. As it is just 20 km away from Ramnagar, you can easily drive to the zone. Dhela zone offers you lush green surroundings and exotic grasslands. You can simply admire the beauty of nature by visiting the zone. A trip to Corbett will offer you an offbeat experience like no other place. If you love adventure then you must Corbett National Park to experience the complete wilderness. There are different safari zones in Corbett National Park and the Dhela zone is one of them though Dhikala and Bijrani are two popular zones in Corbett, a tour of this zone will offer you a new kind of thrill.
As Dhela has a good population of elephants and bears and tigers, you'll be able to spot them when you take a drive to the zone. About 180 tourists can enter the zone in different safaris. You can take a morning or evening safari ride in Dhela.
You'll be able to spot wild pigs at the place as well. If you are planning a tour to Corbett then you can try the Dhela zone. You can pre-book a safari in this zone and have a great time with your group of friends and family.
Room Type: FRH(Single Bed)
Entry Gate: Dhela Gate
Distance from Ramnagar: 18 km
No. of Rooms: 1
Restaurant and Canteen: Yes
The visitors can go for an Elephant Safari or Jeep Safari. Both facilities are provided in the Sanctuary. Prior bookings are required for Jeep safari. Tourists can also go for a forest trail with armed guard. This can prove to be real thrilling experience of a life time. Sanctuary is located near Corbett National Park, and tourists can expect to see Asiatic Elephants, Tigers and many other species in their natural Habitat.
A vast Laldhang chaur is the main attraction of this zone. The grassland is often seen packed with elephants and Deer. Several wild pigs and Neelgai can also be seen here. The area is also a very sought after place for visitors interested in grassland birds.
Sheesam, Dhak, Sisoo, and Khair are the most visible trees found in Corbett. A lot of other varieties are found around the park which contributes to the diversity of species. The only conifer found in the park is Chir Pine, and is seen on ridge tops like Chir Choti and declines in Gajar Sot. The higher reaches near Kanda shelters Banj Oak growing, which is a typical Himalayan species. Kanju (Holoptelia Integrifolia), Jamun (Syzygium Cumini) and Aamla (Emblica Officinalis) are seen growing in major areas. Other main types of trees in Corbett Park.
Corbett National Park is home for many wonderful as well as endangered species of animals. The natural bounty and vast landscapes provide perfect habitat for wildlife here.
Royal Bengal Tiger, Asian Elephant, Spotted Deer, Barking Deer, Chital, Sambar Deer, Wild Boar, Black Faced Monkey, Rheus Monkey, Wild Pig and Jackal etc.
Peacock, Jungle Foul, White Bush Chat, Oriental Pied, Emerald Dove, Red Wattle Lapwing, the Asian Paradise Flycatcher, Rested Kingfisher, Indian Shirks, Indian Alpine Swift, Woodpecker, laughing Thrush, Vulture, Parakeet, kales Pheasant, Oriole, Common Grey Hornbill, Duck, Stork, Cormorant, Parrot, Indian Roller, Teal, Seagull etc.
Dhela Eco-tourism zone remain open for tourists throughout the year.
The entry for Dhela zone is common with the Jhirna zone and is from Dhela gate which is located at a distance of approx. 15 kms from Ramnagar.
The months of November through June are the perfect time to visit Corbett. It is during this time (from November 15 to June 15) the excellent climate is most pleasant and good hotels and accommodations are easy to find. Above all the new zone, Dhela will remain open all throughout the year for the tourist. Jeep Safari in Corbett National Park.