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Pakhro Zone

About Pakhro Zone

Pakhro is the new entry gate for Corbett Tiger Reserve (Sonanadi zone). Sonanadi comes under the Corbett National Park. Visitors can enter it from the Pakhro entry gate. You can reach Pakhor zone in less than  2 hours from Jolly grant airport, Dehradun

Sonanadi Zone is blessed with the amazing beauty of flora and fauna. Animals like Elephant, Tiger, and leopards are some that you can see in the zone. Pakhro Gate is one of the entry points to the Sonanadi Range of Corbett National Park. Located 23 km from Kotdwara. It takes a 30-minutes drive from Kotdwar. It is just near Pakhro Forest  Rest House.

Pakhro (Near Kotdwar), located at 23 km from Kotdwara, It takes 30 minutes drive from Kotdwar and just 2 hours drive from Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun.

Pakhro Zone in Corbett National Park

Now there is a new entry gate for Corbett National Park which is named Pakhro gate which is situated in the Sonanadi zone. Visitors can enter it from the Pakhro entry gate. Sonanadi Zone is blessed with the amazing beauty of flora and fauna. Animals like Elephant, Tiger, and leopards are some that you can see in the zone. Sonanadi means the river of gold, which comes under Corbett Tiger Reserve has three types of government forest rest houses available to make tourists stay a memorable one - Saneh, Kolhuchaur, Pakhro, Moreghatti, etc. Besides this, you can book a private rest house, hotels at Kotdwar. 

Jungle Safari at Pakhro Range Corbett Tiger Reserve

It is 2-3 hours safari by Jeep, in which you can experience the Jungle of this side of Corbett. Pakhro zone is famous for the Tigers, Leopards,  elephant, and many more wild animals. Jeep safaris are the main transport options around the reserve. Private vehicles are not allowed inside the Corbett Tiger Reserve forest, and this is one of the main points to note while taking up a trip to Corbett Tiger Reserve.

At Pakhro you can get the chance of viewing Spotted Deer, Wild Boar, Sambhar,  tiger, Barking deer, leopard, Goral Two kinds of Bears Himalayan Black, and  Sloth, and around 200 bird species makes Kalagarh Tiger Reserve a perfect wildlife safari and bird-watching destination.

Pakhro Zone - Winter Safari Timings

Entry
Exit
Morning Safari - 07:00 am
Morning Safari - 10:00 am
Evening Safari - 02:00 pm
Evening Safari - 05:30 pm

 

Pakhro  Zone - Summer Safari Timings

Entry
Exit
Morning Safari - 06:00 am
Morning Safari - 09:30 am
Evening Safari - 03:00 pm
Evening Safari - 06:30 pm

 

Pakhro Zone - Summer Safari Timings

Nationality
Price
For Indian Citizen
Rs. 4000
For Foreigners
Rs. 4500

Location & How to Reach Pakhro Zone

Pakro (Near Kotdwar) is the new entry gate for Corbett Tiger Reserve. Now you can reach in less than 2 hrs from Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun to Corbett Tiger Reserve How to Reach?  Pakhro Gate is one of the entry points to the Sonanadi Range of Corbett National  Park. Located 23 km from Kotdwara. It takes 30 minutes to drive from Kotdwar.  It is just near Pakhro Forest Rest House.

By Air: The closest airport is Jolly Grant, Dehradun

By Rail:  Kotdwar railway station is the nearest railway station which is 19 km away.

By Road: 2 Hr Drive from Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun.

Read How to Reach guide for Corbett National Park.

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