Jim Corbett National Park India
"Jim Corbett National Park" is OLDEST & FIRST NATIONAL PARK of INDIA, situated across Ramganga & Kosi river is part of larger Corbett Tiger Reserve, a Project Tiger Reserve lies in Uttarakhand's Nainital district. Established in 1936 as Hailey National Park to protect endangered Bengal tiger and renamed as Corbett National Park(1957). Corbett Tiger Reserve is spread over 1288 sq km out of which 822 is core area and 466 sq km is buffer area. Formation of Jim Corbett National Park has opened new business & jobs opportunities for local youth instead just looking for government jobs. Best Resorts in Jim Corbett National Park to experience Elephant, Jeep Safari & Advnture Activities for school-college on their educational study tours, corporate offsite in jim corbett national park is Vanya Resort lies enroute three among five safari zones. Vanya River Resort is rated best among top 25 Resorts in Jim Corbett.
safari zones in jim corbett national park
Tourist Zone in Corbett Park: In order to promote tourism in the region Corbett National Park has been divided into six different zones. These are marked buffer or core area of park where visitors can be part of wildlife safari and can enjoy intriguing behavior of the animals with bare eyes at proximity.
Dhikala Zone :Jeep and canter both are allowed in dhikala safari zone of Corbett National Park. Entry gate for this zone is Dhangari. Dhikala Tourism Zone is rated best forest rest house for night stay inside Jim Corbett National Park for wildlife enthusiasts.
Durga Devi Zone :Durga Devi zone is haven for bird watching. Entry gate is located at an approximate distance of 36 km from Ramnagar city.
Garzia Safari Zone :Garjia is being the newest and one of best zone to experience magical nature of Corbett National Park. Safari routes are guarded by sal trees, dotted on both sides of road.
Bijrani Safari Zone :Bijrani is closest zone from ramnagar railway and bus station. Amdanda is entry gate for bijrani zone is located just 01.2 Km from Ramnagar city.
Jhirna Safari Zone :Jhirna is comparatively dry zone, there is no big river pass through jhirna zone. Jhirna is famous for sloth bear apart from Tiger and Elephant sightings.
Dhela Safari Zone :Dhela is famous with tourists for its big grass lands, wealthy flora and fauna, open throughout year, located at an approximate distance of 13 Km from Ramnagar City.
Sitabani Buffer Zone :Sitabani Zone doesn't fall under the Corbett Tiger Reserve area. If you are fond of serene ambiance of the natural beauty, must visit Sitabani area.
corbett national park safari timings
Jim Corbett National Park Safari Timings vary for summer and winter months; gates normally opens at 0600 hrs for morning trip and 1430 for afternoon trip and duration of Safari is 3:00 - 3:30 Hours. Safari timings can be checked from official safari booking website of Corbett National Park. Bijrani safari gates opening dates for 2021 be on 01st-15th October 2021 and 15th November 2021 for Dhikala- depending upon covid 19 situation. Planning Jim Corbett visit during July, August or September 2021, don't loose heart, now Jim Corbett National Park administration also giving provisional booking for Jhirna & Dhela Zone. Corbett Safari Cost is INR 4000 includes entry fee and Jeep Charges. Call on +91 97 1925 1197 or write on email@example.com.
flora & fauna in corbett national park
Jim Corbett National Park is not only oldest national park in India but also tops 110 national parks list of best managed & most visited National Park in India with highest number of tigers. Vanya River Resort- an amazing wildlife resort to celebrate Holi, Diwali, Independence day other than Christmas and New Year in Jim Corbett Tiger Reserve. Animals found in Corbett National Park are Tiger, leopard, elephant, spotted deer, langur and rhesus monkey and main trees and vegetation found in Jim Corbett National Park are Sal, khair, rohini, bakli, pula and bamboo. Commonly found fruits are Litchi & Mango and honney, locally grown herb & spice list includes Satavari, Sarpgandha, Ashwagandha, Giloy, Garlic, Turmeric and Chilli. More than 600 species and subspecies of birds are found in Corbett National Park, some common found bird list of Jim Corbett are Peacock, pheasant, pigeon, owl, hornbill, barbet, lark, myna etc . Jim Corbett National Park is no less when it comes to aqua fauna and reptiles, most found reptiles in Jim Corbett Park are Indian marsh crocodile or mugger, gharial, king cobra, common krait, cobra, Russels viper, python and monitor lizard and fishes found in Jim Corbett are golden mahsheer fish and Goonch Catfish other than many more found.
how to reach jim corbett national park
Reaching Corbett Park is not difficult as Ramnagar is well connected by Train, Bus and Air Travel Options.
Air :The closest domestic airport to Corbett National Park is 58 kms away from Corbett National Park at Phoolbagh-Pantnagar & nearest International Airport is 295 Km away from Corbett National Park is Delhi .
Train/Rail: Ramnagar is nearest railway station to Jim Corbett National Park, direct train to Ramnagar runs from Delhi, Lucknow, Mumbai and Kolkata. Alternatively, one can reach by train up to Haldwani/ Rudrapur/ Moradabad and come to Ramnagar by road.
Road :Ramnagar is well connected via road to Lucknow,Nainital, Ranikhet, Haridwar, Dehradun and New Delhi.
do's & don't list in jim corbett national park
Corbett National Park is a protected area therefore walking, hunting, poaching, tree cutting, wandering inside forest is strictly prohibited and punishable. Avoid perfumes and bright clothes & prefer wear clothes of color which merge with natural surroundings. wearing mask & getting safari jeep sanitised is mendary and new normal during during safari & stay inside corbett national park, these are special and updated instruction in jim corbett national park for post corona- 2021-22. Don't make noise, shout, smoke, collect or pluck plants/flower inside park boundary. While taking photograph or shooting video, don't disturb wild animals( eg flash guns). Teasing, chasing or attempt to feed animal is prohibited. Respect local tradition, custom and religion during your stay and safari in Corbett National Park.
must visit & things to do in Corbett National Park
Jeep, Canter, Camel & Elephant safari are must do things from Sitabani-Bhandarpani, Lohachaur-Durga Devi and Bijrani Zone Corbett National Park. Garjiya Devi Temple is a believed to be home to lord Shiva, Ganesha and Goddess Saraswati & Durga with visit to Hanumandham are some of best thing to do in Jim Corbett National Park. Corbett Bunglow & Corbett Fall gives an amazing experience to sit by waterfalls after a jungle safari, especially in summer. Dont forget to vist Vanya , best outdoor dining restaurant located enroute bijrani - garjia - dhikala -durgadevi road in Jim Corbett national park, for ethenic & Tasty North Indian, Kumaoni and local cuisine at very affordable prices. You may extend your tour to Ranikhet (Sitlakhet), Kausani, Almora-Binsar & Kilbury Bird Sanctuary-Nainital. Vanya Resort offers best wildlife viewing stay option like Dhikala Canter & Jeep safari, Elephant & Camel Safari with Adventure Activity and Naturopathy Massage for tourists visiting Jim Corbett to their stay memorable.
latest news & updates: jim corbett national park :
Tiger count in latest Census in (CTR) has gone up to 252-119 Female; 91 Male & 41 unidentified.
- COVID-19 travel restriction in corbett national park & nainital is extended till 29 June-2021. Please email on firstname.lastname@example.org for latest update on Jim Corbett Hotel& Safari Booking for June-July-2021.
- Dhikala - Durgadevi Zone of Corbett National Park to be reopen on 15th Nov 2021.
- Amdanda Gate- enry gate to Bijrani and Malani Zone open on 15th October 2021.
- International Tiger Day scheduled to be celebrated on 29 July 2021 in CTR Campus- Ramnagar.
- Jim Corbett Safari Booking request invited for 15 August 2021- Book safari for 15th August2021.
- SC stay operation of private buses in core area of Corbett National Park on 18Feb 2021-till next order.
- Jim Corbett was remembered on his death annivrsary on 19th April 2021 at Corbett Park-Ramnagar.
- Jim Corbett National Park has unique ecosystem as there are 252 Tigers, 1,270 wild Elephants.
- NTCA directs State Forest Departments to start preparations for ‘Tiger Census for Year 2022.
- Corbett National Park, bagged second position in most popular National Park category of TripAdvisor globally on March 3rd 2021. Serengeti National Park-Tanzania tops list.