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A Comprehensive Guide To The Well-Known National Park- Jim Corbett

  • Madvik Retreat
  • December 15, 2022

Live a lifetime experience with Jim Corbett Safari witnessing the wilderness of nature on your next holiday destination. A lifetime opportunity will bring chilly down your spine or a close encounter when you see the majestic Bengal tiger in front of you. 


Jim Corbett is the famous national park in India that attracts hordes of national and international tourists. It is situated in Uttarakhand and is home to Royal Bengal Tigers and many more animals. The park features a brilliant diversity of flora and fauna. The park covers an area of 1228 sq. km comprising hills, marshy lowlands, riverine belts, grasslands and water bodies. Large Sal trees predominate the area with creepers. A tropical moist deciduous forest will give you a feeling of a lush green forest with colorful, rare birds and animals. The Dhikala zone in the reserve belt is the most popular and is an excellent abode for chitals, deer, elephants, and the Royal Bengal Tigers.

The Uniqueness:

Jim Corbett National Park is among the few parks where you can stay inside the park at night to experience the outdoors of nature from a close range. This unique reason has made tourists worldwide visit the park to enjoy the thrilling adventure. Corbett National park allows for night stay in its core zones. Dhikala zone is a dream place to stay at night in Corbett. Some rooms have canteens, while in the other rooms, you must carry raw materials, and the staff cooks delicious dishes. You can enjoy your meal under the starry nights.

Safari Zones And Timings:

Corbett park has about 225 tigers,60  leopards, and bears in core areas. Besides a healthy population of tigers, deer, elephants, and crocodiles, the park supports more than 500 species of birds and raptors. Asiatic Elephants roaming in the wide-open grasslands of the park enhance the scenic beauty. Jim Corbett is divided into five zones: Dhikala, Bijrani, Jhirna, Dhela and Durgadevi. These zones conduct tours on elephants and safari on open jeeps. 

The excitement of the jeep safari will get your pulse racing when you travel in an open Jeep across the park to watch the majestic tigers roaming freely in their natural habitat. A jeep safari is a dream come true for wild photography enthusiasts, where you can capture delightful wildlife shots here. The three types of safari are jeep safari, canter safari and elephant safari. Each safari gives you an enthralling perspective of the majestic forest with its magnificent creatures. The best time for safari ranges according to the zones; Jhirna and Sonanadi zone can be visited throughout the year, while Dhikala, Bijrani and Durga Devi zone can be seen from October to June for the finest and rarest experience.

There are a few things to remember before the safari; first, choose the Safari zone and then the timings are based on the seasons and time of your visit. The bookings are made by the forest officials based on the guidelines of the Indian Forest Department.

About The Famous Safari Zones:

Bijrani Zone is well known for tigers. For a close encounter with the big cats, choose the Bijrani Zone.

Jhirna Zone is for anyone willing to have a Safari tour to explore the dense wildlife. A place for wildlife enthusiasts!

Dhela Zone offers some buffer areas, while the Dhikala Zone is rich in biodiversity. If you love the environment, you sure want to take advantage of this part.

Durga Devi Zone is best for bird lovers. One can spot varied species of colorful birds, even the rarest ones. 

The Elephant Safari:

One of the most exclusive experiences at Jim Corbett National Park is the Elephant Safari package. You will move through the Kumaun region and witness the beauty of Corbett’s untamed natural habitat. The tour will take you through beautiful, spellbinding views of the outdoors on the back of the mighty giant elephants. The trainers ride along the designated paths through the park’s dense forests.

If luck is on your side, you may spot a tiger. 
Madvik Retreat provides a luxurious homestay in Jim Corbett for you and your loved ones. The personalized services and the efficient caretakers are available round the clock for your comfort to make you feel at home. For more details, quickly visit the website and book your dates.