Corbett National Park, India

2 Nights / 3 Days

  • Jim Corbett National park, is the oldest park in India which was established in the year 1936 to protect the Bengal tiger. There are close to 70,000 visitors every year and the crowd has been on the increase. Corbett has got more than 488 species of ‘fauna’ and a variety of plants. This makes it one of the best parks in the world. Apart from Royal Bengal Tiger Corbett is also a home to a sizeable population of the endangered Asiatic elephant and other critically endangered species including the Ghariyal. Some of the other known mammal species reside in Corbett include Asiatic Black Bear, Hog Deer, Sambar, Sloth Beer, Yellow-throated marten, Otters and many more to list. Corbett also hosts a diversity of aqua fauna and birdlife with approximately 600 species including the great pied hornbill, white-Backed Vulture, Hodgson's bushchat, orange breasted green pigeon, Pallas fish eagle, golden oriole, tawny fish owl, Indian Pitta, Scarlet Minivet and reptile like the critically endangered Ghariyal, mugger Crocodiles, the king Cobra and many more to list. The tiger is not only the star attraction of the Jim Corbett National Park but is the most celebrated of the wild animals in India. This wonderful creature of God symbolizes the power of nature and finds an important place in our culture, mythology and legends. The majesty has been treated and worshiped as the ruler of the forest.

    Weather

    Summer (March to September): 19^C to 46^C (October to February): 2^C to 30^C.

    Nearest Airport

    New Delhi. It is about 5 to 6 hours jouney from Delhi.

    Nearest Railway

    Ramnagar. A lot of trains ply from Old Delhi to Ramnagar. Bookings need to be made in advance.

    Best Time to visit

    January to March & November to December.

    Safari Options

    • Jeep
    • Elephant
    • Canter
  • Day 01:
    Arrive at Ramnagar around 4:45AM by an overnight train from Delhi.Drive to a home stay at Ramnagar. Enjoy the short drive through the little but buzy town. After some nice hot tea and freshing up, proceed towards the famous gate of the Bijrani range. The Corbett forests is divided in to three major zones. Dhikala, which is more of sal forests and grass lands. Bijrani, which is more wooded, drier and has a diverse vegetation. Jhirna is more of a scrub jungle. Bijrani is home for a hugge variety of mamals and birds. It is one of the highest wildlife populated areas of Corbett National Park. After a thrilling jungle drive, return to the resort for a much needed breakfast and rest. One can walk around the resort or go towards the Ramnagar town to purchase the wollen jackets, t-shirts, caps and other forest wear from the road side shops. One can witness the thriving tourism industry around the park. Lunch is served at 1PM onwards. The after noon safari starts by 2.30PM. Afternoon is a good time to go near the water holes and wait. The alarm calls of the deers guide us to where the cats are. Return to the resort by 6.30PM. Campfire is a nice place to make new friends and share our jungle experiences. Dinner and retire at the resort.

    Day 02:
    Wake up call is at 5.30AM. After a nice cup of hot tea proceed towards the gate. Mornings are the best time to view birds. Bijrani boasts more than 300 species of birds. the major birds are Peacock, pheasant, pigeon, owl, hornbill, barbet, lark, myna, magpie, minivet, patridge, thrush, tit, nuthatch, wagtail, sunbird, bunting, oriole, kingfisher, drongo, dove, woodpecker, duck, teal, eagle, stork, cormorant, falcon, bulbul, flycatcher,redstartandgull. Apart from the Royal Bengal tiger, Corbett is home for leopard, elephant, spotted deer, sambar, nilgai, hog deer, barking deer, sloth bear, wild boar, ghural, langur and rhesus monkey. Reptiles at Corbett National Park:Corbett National Park is no less when it comes to aqua fauna and reptiles. The most found reptiles are Indian marsh crocodile or mugger, gharial, king cobra, common krait, cobra, Russels viper, python and monitor lizard. The fishes found here are golden mahsheer fish and Goonch Catfish other than many more found. After the evening drive, one can opt ( for an additonal cost) to go towards the Dhikala gate. Both the sides of the road are sal forests and the pleasant breeze makes one feel in heaven.

    Day 03:
    Wake up a little late. Walks and treks around the periphery of the park is highly recommended at Corbett. Go for a guided walk ( additional cost) or take a stroll aroundd the resort. Listen to the songs of the winged beauties. Return to the resort for a sumptious breakfast and depart to Delhi. End of tour.

  • PER PERSON COST: INR 23,000 /- onwards.
    (Additional 9% of the tour cost would be charged as service tax).

    COST INCLUDES:

    • 2N/3D At a home stay at Ramnagar (Breakfast, Lunch & dinner) on twin sharing basis.
    • All safaris as per Schedule. 
    • All applicable taxes.
    • Transportation from Ramnagar and back in comfortable AC vehicles on sharing basis only.
    • On field guidance.
    • Driver and guide fees.
    • All Park entry fees, accommodation on a twin sharing basis and taxes.
    • Safaris in shared vehicle.

    COST EXCLUDES:

    • Any Airfare or Train fare from Home/Base locations or returns.
    • Any type of drinks like mineral water & alcoholic beverages during journey, safari drives or at the camps/hotel/guest houses etc.
    • Any tips paid.
    • Any medical expenses in case of emergencies.
    • Camera fees or Video Camera fees as levied by the forest department.
    • The services of Vehicles is not included on leisure days and after finishing the safari drives as per the itinerary given.
    • Any type of personal insurance.
    • Any medical emergencies.
    • Anything not mentioned above in the cost include section.
  • Payment Terms

    • Indian nationals: 100% payment on or before 60 days of travel.
    • Foreign Nationals:100% payment on or before 90 days of travel.

    Cancellation Policy

    • 50% refund if cancelled before 50 days of travel.
    • 20% refund if cancelled 30 days before travel.
    • No refund if cancelled after above mentioned days.

    Additional terms

    • This tour requires a general fitness among individuals.
    • A medical certificate will be needed to be produced giving a basic stats of your vitals.Indeminity bond needs to be signed prior to the tour.
    • Beyond roads travel and photography Pvt. Ltd will not be held responsible for any damages or mishaps to the property etc. undertaken by the customer.
    • Beyond roads travel and photography Pvt. Ltd will not be responsible for any loss or theft. Although, it is advisable not to keep an eye out on a general note.
    • If you have any medical condition, it did be advisable to inform us about it. This ensures an extra care and support for you from our side.
    • Beyond roads travel and photography Pvt. Ltd can cancel any tours for any unseen or unfavourable conditions which can prove risky for you to travel there. In such a case, a full refund will be amde to you.
    • It is advisable to follow a set rules, especially in mentored tours. This ensures your safety.
    • There are guidlines and advise on what to carry in your clothes baggage. This ensures you are comfortable throughout your journey. Any medical emergencies will not be borne by Beyond roads Travel and Photography Pvt. Although, care and assitance will be given to you throughout any unforeseen circumstances.
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