About Dhela Zone
This is the newest and sixth Eco-tourism zone that was opened for tourists in December 2014. Dhela Ecotourism zone remains open for tourists throughout the year. The zone spreads over 1,173 hectares, which has mixed forests of Sal, Rohini, Haldu, Bahera, Kusum.
This zone is extremely rich in flora and fauna. visitors can see tigers, leopards, Asiatic elephants, sloth bears and king cobras. The area is particularly rich in bird diversity.
How to Reach
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.
|Date||Entry Timing For Visit||Amdanda Khara gate(Dhela Gate)|
|15 Nov to 15 Feb||6.30 a.m||1.30 p.m.||4.00 p.m.||5.00 p.m.|
The Dhela zone can be visited on a day safari, the permit for which can be reserved using the official website. The safari is done using the registered vehicles and a mandatory guide. Private vehicles are not allowed in this zone just like the other zones of CTR
Chaurs (Grass Lands)
A vast Laldhang chaur is the main attraction of this zone. The grassland is often seen packed with elephants and deers. 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.