Welcome to Corbett National Park

Corbett National Park is haven for wildlife lovers in India. Corbett National Park, which is a part of the larger Corbett Tiger Reserve, a Project Tiger Reserve lies in the Nainital district of Uttarakhand. The magical landscape of Corbett is well known and fabled for its tiger richness. Established in the year 1936 as Hailey National Park, Corbett has the glory of being India's oldest and most prestigious National Park. It is also being honored as the place where Project Tiger was first launched in 1973. This unique tiger territory is best known as the father who gave birth of the Project Tiger in India to protect the most endangered species and the Royal of India called Tigers.

Spans over an extent of 520 square kilometers, its whole area comprises of hills, marshy depressions, riverine belts, grasslands and large lake. It is among the few tiger reserves in India that allows overnight stays in the lap of the National Park. Nature watch and wildlife viewing in the park is done in an open four wheeler Jeep and on elephant back. Sheltering a healthy population of tigers and rare species like Otters and the endemic fish eating crocodile, the national park is one of the most sought after destinations for the wildlife buffs. Dhikala, situated at the border of the extensive Patil Dun valley, is the most popular destination in Corbett because of its superb location and sheer abundance of wildlife present.

If you love bird watching then Corbett is virtual haven for such tourists. Corbett and its adjoining area is a home to more than 650 species of residents and migratory birds. Particularly Dhikala is fine place to look for birds of prey, more than over 50 species of raptors alone shows the healthy biodiversity of the area. Their multiplex behavior is intriguing and their varied songs are very much pleasing to the ear. In a nutshell, this finest national park of India is well known for rich and varied wildlife including royal Bengal tiger, elephant, four to five species of deer and rich birdlife...read more >>

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Formalities

  •  ID Proof: DL Number, PAN Card Number, Voter ID, Passport Number, Student ID etc.
  •  The Traveler has to carry the same ID Proof as submitted in this form, while visiting Corbett National Park.
  •  The Jeep will pickup & drop from/to the Resort/Hotel/Railway Station as specified by the Traveler. (Conditions Apply)
  •  Safari Charges are NON-REFUNDABLE.

As the entire periphery of the Jim Corbett National Park; falls under restricted and protected area, so official permission is required to visit the core area of the tiger territory. There are two kinds of official permits issued by the government for entering into any safari zone of the park. Day visit permit (for jeep/canter safari) and Permits for night stay inside the Government forest lodges The day visit permits are required by Indian nationals as well as foreigners for entering into any tourism zone in Corbett National Park. Accommodation inside the park is possible after obtaining night stay permit that are issued by issuing authorities of Government officials. Visitors can make booking for 01 night and maximum for 03 nights only.

Different Types of Safari in Corbett

Elephant safari, jeep safari and canter safari are three most significant safari trips that will help you to get around into the tropical forests and take on the enjoyment all through your way. Wild life lovers would definitely like to go around and exploit the flora and fauna on the Jim Corbett National Park by being the part of the safari tour.

Jeep Safari in Jim Corbett National Park

For those tourists who want to go for quick, yet detailed view of flora and fauna of national park, the best way to go around is Jeep Safari tour. The jeep safari will take you close to the nature and it would be adventure to have near life experiences. The specialist environmentalist will also be part of every jeep safari in Jim Corbett national park.

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Elephant Safari in Jim Corbett National Park

Elephant Safari is the best form of safari to explore national park and enjoy real time interaction with wild life, and more specially tigers. The elephant safari starts from the north-eastern border of the national park located at Durgadevi gate and follows along the northern border before culminating at Halduparao on the north-western boundary.

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Canter Safari in Jim Corbett National Park

Canter Safari is a good idea to hire if tourists like to explore the centre region of Jim Corbett National Park. If you are staying in the resorts in Jim Corbett and seriously thinking about exploring Dhikala forest, choosing Canter Safari would indeed be a great idea.

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Timing For Safari Zones

Summer Season:

Morning: 5:30 AM to 8:30 AM
Evening: 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Winter Season:

Morning: 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Evening: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Safaris & Night Stay In Corbett

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