|| Uttaranchal Holiday Ideas
JIM CORBETT NATIONAL PARK
District : Nainital District in Uttaranchal
Location : 300 kms from Delhi
Famous For : Royal Bengal Tigers
Most Famous Activity : Safaris
The Next Generation of the Famous Bengal Tigers in Jim Corbett Park
|Established in :||1936.|
|Known As :||Oldest National Park of India.|
|To See :||575 Species of Birds, 25 Species of Reptiles, 50 Species of Mammals and 7 Species of Amphibians.|
|Best Time To Visit :||November 15 to June 15. Closed From June to October, Due to Heavy Monsoons.|
|Interesting Fact :||This is the First Tiger Reserve in India.|
|Safari Options :||Elephant Safari, Jeep Safari.|
|Safari Timings :||Winter Timings
Morning Safari: 0730 hrs to 1030 hrs.
Evening Safari: 1500 hrs to 1700 hrs.
Summer Timings Morning Safari: 0630 hrs to 0930 hrs.
Evening Safari: 1600 hrs to 1800 hrs.
|Other Attractions :||Birding, Flora.|
|Staying Options :||Corbett Hideaway, Corbett Riverside Resort, Tiger Tops Corbett Lodge.|
|Getting Around :||Ramnagar 30 kms, Pantnagar 133 kms, Corbett Waterfall 3 kms.|
|Important Distances :||Delhi 300 kms, Lucknow 503 kms, Ranikhet 114 kms.|
|Getting There :||Air
Phoolbagh, Pantnagar at a Distance of 50-kms is the Nearest Airport.
Delhi at a Distance of 300-kms is and has the Nearest International
Rail Ramnagar is the Nearest Railhead and is well Connected with Regular Trains.
Road The Route from Delhi Spans Hapur-Murababad-Ramnagar. The Route from Lucknow is BareillyKichhaRudrapurDorahaKashipur. Regular Buses Ply Between the Stations.
|Inside Tip :||Maintain Silence while Exploring the Park and make use of Binoculars to have a Clearer View of the Animals. Follow the Environmental Guidelines.|
Come to the heartland of wildlife, at Jim Corbett National park in Uttaranchal. Established in the year 1936, as the Hailey National Park, it was rechristened as Jim Corbett National Park after the great hunter and naturalist, who made an immense contribution in the establishment of this oldest park in the country. This is also the first tiger reserve of India. Rifting away from many of such 'firsts', Jim Corbett park is all about wild fun. All the wildlife lovers who want lay eyes on the extinct Bengal tiger, this wildlife park is the place to be. Exploring the forest through the jeep safari is the best way to site the ferocious beings. Uttaranchal tourism promotes its most important attraction Jim Corbett National Park that entices tourists to take up wildlife tours of the state, time and again.
The most ferocious yet the most protected beings of the jungles are indeed the royal Bengal tigers. Having a large concentration of their predators in form of four kinds of Deer, Wild Boar and some lesser-known animals, there are quite a number of tigers in the park that can be sighted quiet commonly. Their kin, leopards also home the tigers. Among the endless flora attraction of Sal and other 457 species of tress, a large accumulation of migratory birds, 585 species in number, with their chirping add the magic to the almost quiet ambiance of the jungle. All those who have always been perturbed by those crawling beings, should definitely give their spine some chill in the Jim Corbett tiger reserve, which has some 25 Species of reptiles. Being an eco tourism destination, this is the park that is the example of being one of the best managed national sanctuaries in the world.
Famous Jeep Safari Inside JIm Corbett National PArk
If you are in Jim Corbett Park, then you can do anything
but stay calm and poised. A tours of Jim Corbett National Park is action
packed and there are various activities that will be a delight for your
memories. Though you might get tempted to go swimming in the Ramganga
river, but beware of the crocodiles that are always hungry for humans
flesh. The abhorrence of the park, that further adds to its charm is the
fact that you are not allowed to go inside the park alone or on foot.
The best way to feel the intense jungle and spot the most important animal tigers, is by indulging elephant safari or jeep safaris. The two options serve different purposes and are also delightful in their own fashion. A lively and jungle ripping wildlife safari can be enjoy on jeep safari that will take you to the deep interiors of the forest. For all those who want to experience the roar of tigers from proximity, then the best option is elephant safari. A laid back ride on an elephant is the perfect way to spend some idyllic time in the park. Whichever be the mode, but safari is indeed the best way to enjoy the magical jungle moments in the famous Jim Corbett national park.
Plan your trip to Uttaranchal during the time when this
popular wildlife park is open for the tourists, that is during November 15
to June 15. Rest of the year the park is closes due to heavy monsoons. The
fame that is associated with sanctuary, makes it very easily accessible
from any part of the country. The nearest airport, well connected with
regular flights is at Phoolbagh, just 50 kms from the park. Delhi which is
just 300 kms away has the nearest international airport. Though having
limited trains, the nearest Railhead is Ramnagar.
All those who prefer by coming from Delhi via road should take up Hapur-Muradabad-Ramnagar route. Buses also connect the major cities as well as towns of Uttaranchal to Jim Corbett national park.
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