Jim Corbett was established in 1936, formerly it was known as “Hailey National Park” At the foot hills of shivalik ranges of Himalaya. Diffusing pride in the Uttrakhand State of India with blissful landscapes, watercourses, ridges which gives a perfect canvas of painted imaginations into reality. It was launched for the “Project Tiger” in 1971. This is the natural habitat for many splendid animals like Royal Bengal Tiger, Asiatic Elephant, Reptiles, Exotic Birds and many others. If you love bird watching then Jim Corbett is virtual heaven for such tourists. All these mesmerizing facts drew in tourists of all around the world and now it becomes a most demanding holiday escape. Jim Corbett was named after “James Edward Corbett” the then renowned hunter later he was converted into Environmentalist. Jim Corbett is carved up into six economic zones-
Jhirna & Dhela Zone- Open for travelers round the year
Bijrani Zone- Open on 15th Oct to 15th June
Dhikala, Sonadi & Durga Devi Zone- 15th Nov to 15th June
Dhikala located at the border of all-embracing Patil Dun valley and it is the most popular destination in Corbett because of its charismatic landscapes and absolute wildlife present. Dhikala zone is 18 km from Ramnagar city and is the most appealing for wildlife enthusiasts.
Bijrani zone is just 1 km from Ramnagar city and it mainly consists of mixed deciduous forest with majority of Sal.
Jhirana zone is located at 16 kms from Ramnagar city and it’s a strong prey base of sambar, swamp deer, nilgai, Wild boar and also attracts big cats. It serves a great opportunity to watch wild elephant and sloth bear population.
Dhela zone is the youngest and is 13 kms from Ramnagar city.
Durga Devi zone is 36 kms from Ramnagar city at north-east corner of Jim Corbett and is very famous for bird watching and fishing, Mahaseer a large fish species.
The Royal Bengal Tigers and other spellbinding dwellers like Asiatic elephants, Exotic birds more than 550 species, Reptiles and the rich flora encounters tourers with no choice. The mesmerizing picturesque landscapes and crisscrossing streams along with wild creatures turns expectations real. This is the perfect place for those who really want to live wildlife. The chirping musical notes of birds makes tourists stress free and comfy. If you are dreaming to explore a place where all living beings like herbivore, carnivore, omnivore accompanied by rich and dense forest with beautiful flowers then Jim Corbett is the right place for you. You can also enjoy a Corbett Museum in the park premises. Watchtowers in the park let you to capture the panoramic view of magnetic landscapes and feel the divine beauty. One can also go for Kalagarh dam which is located at south west of wild life sanctuary and Corbett fall at 25 kms from Ramnagar city. Wildlife photography, fishing, jungle safari and sometimes rafting at Ramganga River mainly in monsoon are other attracting facts of Jim Corbett.
Jim Corbett is well connected with Roads via Moradabad, Bareilly and Nainital and it just 260 kms from nations capital New Delhi. State government buses runs very often from major locations like Moradabad, Haldwani and Delhi. Direct trains from Delhi to Ramnagar like Ranikhet Express, Corbett Link Express and Kathgodam Express which directly takes you to Ramnagar and Nearest Airports are Dehradun and Pantnagar.
Apart from all these magnificent landscapes, dense forests, wildlife and creatures there are some nearby places for must see some top destinations are Nainital, Ranikhet, Corbett Museum, Haridwar, Rishikesh, and Almora.
There are loads of hotels and cottages private and government which provide a basic amenities and comfort stay in and around Jim Corbett. We are facilitating our guests by providing most trusted and safe guidance along with private cabs AC/Non AC. Accommodations, as it is a National Park rooms are very limited and should be booked prior to travel thus booking depends on room Availability, we assist you by providing full supportive assistance and once complimentary local market visit.
There are many activities which embellish the tourism and fascinated wildlife enthusiasts to explore beyond and rejoice wildlife.
Forest Night Stay