Jim Corbett - Where Beauty Meets The Proud: 3 Days

Introduction

Enjoy safari in the morning and evening; experiencing a different sense of tranquility. We have specially designed the trip for you, where you can get mesmerised with the perfect blend of Himalaya and its landscape. We offer you abundant chances to praise the beauty of Corbett Tiger Reserve, where you will encounter varied flora and fauna. take memories along with you with the thrilling experience in the midst of the wilderness.

Adventure

Fitness Level

Culture

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Duration: 2N/3D

Activities: 3 Jeep Safaris

Tour starts from: Delhi  Ends at: Delhi

Destinations to cover: Corbett National Park (covering zones: Bijrani / Jhirna / Dhela / Sitavani)

Grade: Easy. This is a wildlife trip based on mammal and bird watching in open top jeeps.

SeasonRound the year. From July to mid-October, only 3 tourist zones remains open among 6 zones.

Elevation:  400-1200 metres

Weather

Months Jan-Feb Mar-Apr May-June Jul-Aug Sep-Oct Nov-Dec
Temp (Min) °C  1 10 20 23  16 1
Temp (Max) °C 29 41 45 40 38 34

Focus Mammals: Tiger, Elephant (March-June)

Focus Birds: Vulture (Red-headed, long-billed), Eagles (Crested serpent, changeable-hawk), Red jungle fowl), Red-necked falcon,  Owl (spot-bellied eagle owl, brown fish owl), Hornbill (Great, oriental-pied), Minivets. Kingfisher (stork-billed, pied), Bee-eaters (green, blue-tailed, chestnut headed), Woodpeckers (lesser yellownape, black-rumped flameback, white-naped),  Black-hooded Orioles, Drongos, Thrushes, Chats

Other Attractions: Sal Forest, Landscapes

Day 1 – Arrive at Corbett; evening safari.

Welcome! Your journey starts from Delhi, once you arrive at Corbett; check in the resort. Post lunch and rest, in the evening, you will go for a safari ride.

Corbett National Park or commonly known as the Jim Corbett National Park, is one of the oldest park of Northern India and is home to the endangered Bengal tiger. Lying between the Himalayas and the Terai, it has wide variety of landscapes to mesmerize you with. Corbett Park has always been paradise to all the nature lovers, and also to other tourist because it gives them the best opportunity to witness, some exceptional wildlife.
From Delhi, Corbett is approximately 250 kms  which is almost 5 hrs drive.

After returning from the evening safari, you will retire for the day. You may also choose to spend leisure time with in-house activities in the resort.
You have an overnight stay in the resort. (Meals included – Lunch and Dinner)

Day 2 – Morning and evening safari.

Your day starts with the voice of chirping bird and tracking of alarming calls to find the Tigers during morning safari.

The national park is basically bisected by the Ramganga river, and also by the Kosi river. The best site to really see is at the reservoir section – Kalagarh Dam, which is created by the Ramganga river. Many species of the migratory bird such as bareheaded geese and sandpipers come here during the months of winters. Corbett has zone such as –  Bijrani, Dhikala, Jhirna, Dhela, Sitavani and also Durgadevi. 
Bhijrani zone’s entry is just 1 km away from Ramnagar, and is quite popular among the day tourist in this zone. Completely covered with deep forest, grassland and amazing wildlife, this zone is just beautiful.
Dhikala zone is centrally located in the park and it is a rest house for all the guest. In Dhikala, one can see many wild animals and birds, giving ample chances to take photographs. One can take canter safari.
Jhirna zone is situated in the south side of the park and considered to be blessed with beautiful wildlife. Here one can see Neelgai, Cheetal and Sambhar Deer; if you are lucky, you may also get to see a tiger!
Dhela zone and Sitavani zone attracts decent number of tourist. For a wildlife tourist, these zones mentioned are divine place to click some beautiful pictures.
Durgadevi zone is exceptionally used for Elephant safaris, during which one has direct access to Ramganga river and offers you abundant chances to photograph nature.

You return back to your resort only to freshen up and post lunch, again you head for evening safari.
(Meals included – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)

Day 3 – Optional Nature walk; depart from Corbett.

The last day of the adventurous trip, begins with you checking-out from the resort at 1100 hrs. and heading for an optional Nature walk on your choice. Later, you will head back to Delhi. 

Corbett offers you lots to explore. Walk in the midst of the nature and admire the beauty of it feeling rejuvenated with the fresh air and greenery.

(Meals included – Breakfast)

We believe, you had an exciting and memorable journey with us. We are sure, you have had taken some beautiful captures in your camera to share with your loved ones.

Trip Notes

– The activities mentioned above in the itinerary, will be conducted during the trip and are subject to changes as per the unforeseen natural reason.

– Above itinerary is subject to change at the time of operation due to any unforeseen reason, keeping the best interest of a traveler, however, all the services possible that time will be provided according to the situation. Forest Department can cancel / change safari booking at any point of time.

– Safari timings and duration will differ according to different seasons and destination.

– Above itinerary is focused on mammals; if you wish to focus more on the birds, please notify in advance. Specialist in particular can accompany during the safari.

– A list of suggested items to pack is included in the pre-departure guidebook that will be mailed to you after the time of booking confirmation.

Cost (per person) Corbett Machaan Resort

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Corbett Aroma Park

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Wild Iris Resort

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Six People Group INR 6,300/- INR 6,700/- INR 7,900/-
Four People Group INR 7,200/- INR 7,500/- INR 8,900/-
Two People INR 10,700/- INR 11,200/- INR 13,000/-
Inclusions:
  • Accommodation for two nights on twin sharing basis.
  • All meals at Resort. (2 cycles of breakfast, lunch and dinner).
  • 3 exclusive gypsy safaris in available zones.
  • Both side transfer from Railway station in open gypsy.
  • Park entry fees, vehicle entry fees, guide fee.
  • Services of Wildnest.
  • All applicable taxes.
Exclusions:
  • Alcoholic & Non-Alcoholic beverage
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Early check in or Late Check out (subject to availability)
  • Any expenses incurred due to exigencies / Force Majeure
  • Extensions or diversions of the itinerary for any reasons, bad weather, road closure, breakdown or any natural calamities.
  • Camera fee charged by Park (if any).
  • Any services not mentioned in the exclusion list.
Cost (per person) Tusker Trail

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Golden Tusk

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Six People Group INR 10,200/- INR 9,600/-
Four People Group INR 11,200/- INR 10,600/-
Two People INR 15,400/- INR 14,700/-
Inclusions:
  • Accommodation for two nights on twin sharing basis.
  • All meals at Resort. (2 cycles of breakfast, lunch and dinner).
  • 3 exclusive gypsy safaris in available zones.
  • Both side transfer from Railway station in open gypsy.
  • Park entry fees, vehicle entry fees, guide fee.
  • Services of Wildnest.
  • All applicable taxes.
Exclusions:
  • Alcoholic & Non-Alcoholic beverage
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Early check in or Late Check out (subject to availability)
  • Any expenses incurred due to exigencies / Force Majeure
  • Extensions or diversions of the itinerary for any reasons, bad weather, road closure, breakdown or any natural calamities.
  • Camera fee charged by Park (if any).
  • Any services not mentioned in the exclusion list.
Resort:

Aahana Resort – view reviews on TripAdvisor

Cost Per Person:
  • INR 16,500/- per person (six people group)
  • INR 17,200/- per person (four people group)
  • INR 21,600/- per person (two people)
Inclusions:
  • Accommodation for two nights on twin sharing basis.
  • All meals at Resort. (2 cycles of breakfast, lunch and dinner).
  • 3 exclusive gypsy safaris in available zones.
  • Both side transfer from Railway station in open gypsy.
  • Park entry fees, vehicle entry fees, guide fee.
  • Services of Wildnest.
  • All applicable taxes.
Exclusions:
  • Alcoholic & Non-Alcoholic beverage
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Early check in or Late Check out (subject to availability)
  • Any expenses incurred due to exigencies / Force Majeure
  • Extensions or diversions of the itinerary for any reasons, bad weather, road closure, breakdown or any natural calamities.
  • Camera fee charged by Park (if any).
  • Any services not mentioned in the exclusion list.

About Bharat Goel

Bharat Goel, an avid traveler and wildlife photographer has more than a decade’s experience of travelling in wild throughout India. His love for the wild urged him to leave his engineering career to dedicate his life for the preservation of nature and wildlife. He constantly strives to make people aware and encourage them to appreciate and being responsible towards nature through his endeavor.