About one and a half hours from Dobhan is a small shrine dedicated to Paunchhi
Barah and taking meat especially pork beyond this point is traditionally
prohibited. It is because locals consider the valley to be a Sanctuary of
Gods. ACAP has also introduced a Special Management Zone in the area to
preserve the biophysical assets of the region. The zone actually starts past
At Dobhan, it is very likely that you will see the Nepal Gray Langur and hear
the eerie call of the Satyr Tragopan. Also around April-May, the forests here
are flushed pink with rhododendron bloom.