Jeep Safari in Corbett National Park will enthrall you by giving you a chance to view the animals in their natural habitat. You may take jeeps on rent from the Tourist Lodge of KMVN, from Ramnagar or from other travel agencies. You may chance upon a wide range of fauna like the Indian Tiger, Jungle Cat, Leopard Cat, Fishing Cat, Sloth Bear, Crocodile, Goat Antelopes, Rhesus Monkeys and Langurs, to mention a few. Though tiger-sightings are few, you may get a glimpse of the beast if your stars favor you. Otherwise, you have to stay contented by seeing only the fresh pug marks. The Jeep Safari will enable you to have a quick look at a section of the wide range of 50 species of mammals, 110 species of trees, 25 species of reptiles and 580 species of birds, housed in this park.
Best Time for Jeep Safaris in Corbett National Park
Corbett Wildlife Park is open throughout the year. However, the best time for Jeep Safaris in Corbett is between the months of September - March. This is the best time for tiger spotting, angling and bird watching. Please note that most of the park remains closed during the monsoons because of the flooding of the riverbeds and roads breaking up.
Jeep Safari Timings for Corbett National Park
There are 2 time bands for wildlife jeep safaris in Corbett - morning and evening. The first, morning safari, begins at 0600 hours and ends at 1100 hours in the morning. The second, evening safari, begins at 1430 hours in afternoon and ends at 1730 hours in the evening. During the intermediate time between the 2 safaris, visitors can either spend in any of the rest houses or just relax on the machan, soaking in nature.
Booking Procedure for Jeep Safaris in Corbett National Park
Bookings are made with the Forest Department, Visitors to the park must know that restrictions on the number of vehicles that enter each zone at a time are strictly followed. Advance booking is available for the morning safaris to Jhirna, Bijrani and Durgadevi zones. All bookings are mode on a first come first serve basis and booking fees is refundable.
Note: For afternoon safaris, bookings are only made 48 hours prior to the safari.
- Photo ID (Passport for international visitors; Indian nationals can produce Voter’s ID, Driving License)
- Jeep Safari to Bijrani Zone
- Jeep Safari at Sitavani Safari
- Canter Safari to Dhikala Zone
- Jeep Safari to Bhownkhal
- Elephant Safaris in Corbett National Park
- Angling Safaris in Western Ramganga river, Ramnagar
So, take the road that leads you to Corbett National Park, Uttaranchal. You would surely have a pleasant time, enjoying the Jeep Safari at this place.