Kalagarh Tiger Reserve

Dear traveller, Safari booking for Vatanvasa, Pakhro and Kolhuchaur zone will be available from 1 Nov 2023. Kindly send your stay or jungle safari request before 72 hours / 3 days of your arrival. There are limited Jeep (only 10 entry permit) for Vatanvasa zone (Morning as well as evening) and 5 for Pakhro zone.  If your travel is in between the specified time period, consider it is not available or all booked. We don’t respond on such type of booking/enquiry requests (Spot bookings). For FRH booking enquiry should reached 10-15 days before.


Naudi Forest Rest House



Entry Gate:

Naudi Entry, Duggadda



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Naudi (Nauri) FRH is located at a distance of 20 km from Kotdwara city of Uttarakhand State. The entry is through Naudi gate, which is 5 km from Dugadda town on Vatanvasa Road, of Kalagarh Tiger Reserve.  There is a forest barrier, in which you need to make entry or show your stay permit. Otherwise forest staff will not allowed to go more inside. A down hill drive of about 3 km in lush green, dense jungle takes you this Rest House The FRH is over 100 years old. The wilderness of entire location is superb.  Vatanvasa Safari Gate is just 35 km from here. However with Gypsy you can take downward drive till Kolhuchaur or Chaukham is not less than safari. It passes through multiple water streams of rivers, that will enhance your chances to see the king of jungle, i.e. tiger. 

Mobile Network: No mobile network. 

Electricity: Only Solar light, which is generally used after evening.

How to book this Forest Rest House:

This forest rest house can book through Lansedown Forest Division office at Kotdwar.