Ram Tal Horticultural Garden
The Ram Tal Horticultural Garden at Chakrata is a great location that has huge variety of flora and fauna. Various species of birds such as Oriental Turtle dove and Black Headed Jay, can be spotted here. The greenery at this place is amazingly refreshing.One of the popular attractions of Chakrata, Ram Tal Horticultural Garden is located 9 kms from Chakrata on Chakrata-Mussoorie route. Surrounded by the lush green forests, Ram Tal Horticulture Garden has some famous birds species like oriental turtle dove, grey treepie and black headed jay. Along with bird watching, one can enjoy the scenic views of hilly terrains from Ram Tal. Pond near the Garden remains dry most of the year but worth visiting in rainy season.
It is a 30 metres long and a 20 metres wide garden enveloped by greenery, making it an ideal picnic spot.Covered by varieties of climbers, conifers, lichen, ferns, flowering plants and woody trees, the garden is home to the famous Black headed Jay, Grey Treepie and Oriental turtle dove. An apple garden and a natural pond in this horticultural garden are among the main attractions of the place besides the vast expanse of greenish lawns.