Tiger Falls - Chakrata
#1 of 29 Places to Visit in Dehradun
Distance (From Dehradun): 105 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 2-3 Hours
Place Location: 26 Km From Chakrata
Transportation Options: Bus / Cab
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 111 km from Dehradun, 105 km from Mussoorie and 26 km from Chakrata, Tiger Falls is a magnificent waterfall located amidst hilly terrain near Chakrata in Uttarakhand. Tiger fall is also known as Keraao Pachad and Kailu Pachad in local languages. This is one of the top places to visit around Dehradun
At an elevation of 1395 m above the sea level, this waterfall cascades down from a height of 50 meters. The waters of this majestic fall are collected in a small pond. Visitors can enjoy a rejuvenating bath in the pond. Tiger Falls is a favorite attraction for the people of Chakrata and surrounding region.
During monsoon Tiger fall can be seen in its full glory. Tiger fall could be approached by a 25 km road drive on Chakrata - Lakhamandal route followed by 1 km trek. Alternatively, travellers can take 5 km trek from Chakrata through forest to reach Tiger Falls. The trekking route takes the travellers through the dense forests with rhododendron and oak trees.
Tiger Falls is not a well developed tourist attraction and attracts relatively lesser crowd. The road leading to Tiger fall from Chakrata is rough and narrow and suitable for SUVs and heavy vehicles. There are no shops around the waterfall and it's suggested to carry enough water & food.