If you are an animal lover, adore god’s beautiful creations , love open large green spaces, want to give your eyes an eyesome treat, keep your thinking nodes at peace, Jim Corbett is your place. The national park is named after wildlife conservationist, Jim Corbett and to protect the endangered Bengal tiger. One can easily locate here healthy biodiversity including some rare species of elephants, tigers, deer and birds. The place is a unique yet perfect destination for bird watchers too. The prancing movement of tigers is hearty enough to fill your heart with gaiety attitude. There are beautiful hotels and resorts situated at the centre, hence make sure you are getting every bit of it. Many adventure sports and activities are also aligned your way to provide with a complete feel of the forest environment and aura.
• Formerly known as: Ramganga National park (older name)
• Residing state: Uttarakhand
• Distance from the capital: Around 260 kms
• Climate Conditions:
Summers (March to Mid June):- 40ºC Max
Winters (Mid October to February):- 4ºC
Monsoons:- Mid June to Mid September
The national park remains open for tourists from 15th November to 15th june every year. Though the best time to visit is December to march when weather is pleasant and a great view of birds and animals can be enjoyed.
• USP factor: Dream destination for wildlife enthusiasts, oldest national park in India, splendid landscape, diverse wildlife, bird watching tour, open jeep safari.
Pompously celebrated festivals, colorful and vibrant clothed people, royal legacy of palaces.
• Things to pack:
(1) Casual Clothes
(4) ID proof (for safari)
(5) Affection and love for animals
Jim Corbett is a perfect destination for individuals of all sorts, be it someone’s affection for animals, passion of bird watching, love for green backgrounds or foregrounds, craving for peaceful and soothing ambience and surroundings. The place is a safe haven to satisfy all the yearnings.
So, what are you waiting for? Get ready for a virtual tour first, come LET US GO TO a stroll.
PLACES TO VISIT
Safari in jim Corbett is the main centre of public attention. For convenience and diversification, there are multiple safari options as jeep safari, canter safari and elephant safari. One can choose amongst these according to convenience, number of people, timings and exploring inquisitiveness. Online safari booking facility is also provided. As the national park’s one of the major attractions is to protect the endangered species, the safari here is an ultimate and one in itself experience which cannot be missed at any cost. So, put your stakes high and invest your holidays at Jim Corbett.
It is believed that your visit is incomplete if you don’t get an opportunity to stay at Dhikala forest lodge. The scenic charm and beauty is at its best. The place has an already prepared tour itinerary to let you make the best of it. The different species of mammals, reptiles and animals are also rich here. It also includes a bird watching tour. The spotlight feature of the place is that a night stay is allowed in the jungle! Right, its hard to resist the temptation. As the accommodation here is limited and every wildlife enthusiast keeps it a top notch priority to live here, it is highly recommended to make prior bookings for dhikala forest lodge.
Adventure seekers also get their share of activities here. No visitor here is allowed to walk in the park, but the trekking can be continued around the park only with a guide. As the natural beauty around is spectacular, trekking here is a one in itself experience, don’t miss it!
Situated around 25 kms from Ramnagar, Corbett falls is an amalgam of all the nature’s most amazing gifts to mankind. The chirp of birds, the powerful sound of flowing water, the green walls around, all in all, it is an ideal spot for all to fall in love with!