JIM CORBETT NATIONAL PARK (UTTARAKHAND)

JIM CORBETT NATIONAL PARK (UTTARAKHAND)

Jim Corbett National Park is a forested wildlife sanctuary in northern India’s Uttarakhand State. The magical landscape of Corbett is well known for its Bengal tigers. Corbett National Park has the glory of being India’s oldest and most prestigious National Park.  The name came after Jim Corbett, who played a key role in its establishment.

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It Spans over an extent of 520 square kilometers, its whole area comprises of hills, marshy depressions, riverine belts, grasslands and large lake.

Sheltering a healthy population of tigers and rare species like Otters and the endemic fish eating crocodile, the national park is one of the most sought after destinations for the wildlife buffs. Dhikala, situated at the border of the extensive Patil Dun valley, is the most popular destination in Corbett because of its superb location and sheer abundance of wildlife present.

Corbett and its adjoining area is a home to more than 650 species of residents and migratory birds. Particularly Dhikala is fine place to look for birds of prey, more than over 50 species of raptors alone shows the healthy biodiversity of the area. Their multiplex behavior is intriguing and their varied songs are very much pleasing to the ear. In a nutshell, this finest national park of India is well known for rich and varied wildlife including royal Bengal tiger, elephant, four to five species of deer and rich birdlife.

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jim Corbett National park trip

  • explore the flora and fauna of the region and participate in a Jeep Safari inside the Corbett National park.
  • A visit and trek inside the recently set up Pawalgarh Conservation Reserve
  • A trek up-stream in a Himalayan river
  • Floristic sampling in the native forests of the region
  • An early morning walks to sight some native birds of the region like the Himalayan quail, The Himalayan Bulbul, The spotted laughing thrush and many more.
  • A visit to the Jim Corbett Museum
  • Exploring the banks of Kosi river in search of the elusive Musk Deer
  • Interactions with native people to understand their culture & traditions
  • And many more challenging & inspiring activities

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