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Phato Zone Jim Corbett

Phato Zone is the 7th zone of the Jim Corbett National Park, inaugurated by the prime minister of India, Mr. Narendra Modi, on 30th December 2021, the Phato Zone started operating on 2nd January 2022. It has a lot to offer to nature and wildlife lovers. It is the place where you get a tremendous amount of wildlife and attractive hotspots. It is a forest of 2516.70 hectares and every year it is visited by 70,000 tourists worldwide, and after the inauguration of the new Phato zone, the number is expected to increase. The response to date is good enough.


Attractive Safari Hotspots in Phato Zone


Unlike other safaris in the Jim Corbett National park, the phato jeep safari zone allows Safari two times a day, morning and afternoon. The localities from nearby villages and other local areas are employed here. They are provided with training to become a guide. This guide helps people identify different flora and fauna and makes the trip to the phato jeep safari zone enjoyable and knowledgeable.

Canter Safari in Phato Zone

Whether watching big animals like leopards, elephants, crocodiles and tigers, you will also love the flora and fauna of these jungles. The serenity of the jungle, the sounds of the birds and other animals, and the sights of the colorful butterflies will make your day. You can also encounter peacocks, jungle fowls, and monkeys. The beauty of this zone will make your visit memorable when you choose Canter Safari to explore the zone.

Water Holes in Phato Zone

There are around 11 to 12 water holes or water reservoirs, both natural and man-made, in the Phato zone in Jim Corbett National Park. These places are mostly visited by tourists because there are higher chances that most animals will come to quench their thirst here. These water holes are a vital part of the natural habitats of animals. One of the most exciting parts of the Phato Zone is the Pink Lake. The lake is pink is the algae and Moses that have turned the upper layer of the lake pink. This looks gorgeous and magnificent. The experience of watching it live is something much different from watching it digitally.

Other Attractions

The types of safaris offered in Phato Zone are Elephant Safari, Jeep Safari, and Gallop Safari, in different zones of the Park, including Dhikala Jeep zone, Villani Safari zone, Jhirna Elephant Safari zone, phato jeep safari zone, etc. These zones have a different and unique beauty that attracts tourists worldwide. So book a ride and enjoy the beauty of the jungles.

Phato Zone Safari Timings and Pricings

The rides safaris have a fixed time to board and return within the specified time. The safaris are for 3 hours, and within these 3 hours, you will be able to enjoy the beauty and serenity of the jungles. Each Safari has two shifts. The two shifts of Safari are conducted, one in the morning and the other in the evening. The morning slot is from 6 a.m to 9 a.m; and the evening slot is from 3 p.m to 6 p.m. The boarding time is half an hour before the commencement of the journey. Private cars can enter the buffer zone. Still, you need a permit to enter the area at that entrance gate. Phato Zone, Jim Corbett safari costs are based on safari zone, type, season, time, etc., but the camera includes an additional charge. The safari charges, including all taxes, is now around Rs. 5500. The best time to visit the Phato zone of Jim Corbett National park is in winter. Between November and February, when all safari drives are open to tourists. However, due to the high season demand, it is highly recommended to book online in advance. A guide is compulsory for entering the Phato Zone.


Phato Zone Frequently Asked Questions


Question: Where can you board the Safari Jeeps to enter Phato Zone?

Answer: Boarding is done from Mohan Nagar Maldhan, 26 km away from Ramnagar.

Question: How many Jeeps are allowed at a time?

Answer: 40 Jeeps are allowed at a time.

Question: How can I book the Safari to Phato Zone?

Answer: The best way to book your Safari in Phato Zone is through Jim Corbett Booking, where you get amazing offers and services regarding your trip.

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