FACTS ABOUT JIM CORBETT PARK
Corbett National Park Information on Jim Corbett
Park, Project Tiger, Bengal Tigers, Wildlife in
Corbett National Park, Indian wildlife sanctuaries,
jungle lodges, Elephant safaris, angling, fishing,
bird watching across India and the Himalayas
Area of the Jim Corbett Park
is 520.82 sq km (1318 sq km Corbett National Park
including Sonanadi Wildlife Sanctuary)
Flora in the Jim Corbett Park:
The Main flora at
Corbett Park has Sal,
khair, ber, kuthber, bel, chbilla, dhak, semal,
khingan, kharpat, rohini, bakli, pula, bamboo tree
as main flora.
Mammals at Jim Corbett Park:
The mainly found animals at
Corbett Park are Tiger,
leopard, elephant, spotted deer, sambar, nilgai, hog
deer, barking deer, sloth bear, wild boar, ghural,
langur and rhesus monkey.
Birds at Jim Corbett Park:
The Birds found in
Corbett Park are
Peacock, pheasant, pigeon, owl, hornbill, barbet,
lark, myna, magpie, minivet, patridge, thrush, tit,
nuthatch, wagtail, sunbird, bunting,
oriole, kingfisher, drongo, dove, woodpecker, duck,
teal, eagle, stork, cormorant, falcon, bulbul,
flycatcher, red start and gull.
Reptiles at Jim Corbett Park:
The Reptiles found in
Corbett Park are Indian marsh crocodile or mugger,
gharial, king cobra, common krait, cobra, Russels
viper, python and monitor lizard.
How to Reach Jim Corbett Park:
Many time guests planning to come to
Corbett Park wonders, how to reach Jim Corbett Park,
Jim Corbett Park is situated on NH-121, and is well
connected with all the major towns and cities across
India; one can reach Jim Corbett Park by train,
public transport buses run by Uttarakhand Transport
Services or private cab.
Weather at Jim Corbett Park:
The weather is extreme in
Park. The summer months are April-Mid July. Monsoon
moths are Mid-July-late September, while winter
months are October till late march, The best time to
visit corbett Park is between October till May end.
Jeep Safari in Jim Corbett Park:
Guests coming to
Corbett Park can book Jeep safari in Jim Corbett
Park, in advance for Morning and afternoon jeep
safari trip, permits are issued starting 30 days in
Elephant Safari in Jim Corbett Park:
The elephant are available for the guests coming to
Corbett Park for the safaris. Guests can make
advance booking from Wild Jungle Lodge.
Max Length at Jim Corbett Park
The stay at
Corbett Park depends on your interest and liking.
Minimum suggested stay at Corbett Park is for 4
Fishing in Jim Corbett Park:
Corbett Park has 02 rivers, where guests can go for
angling (catch-and-release). Permits can be obtained
from director office, while staying at Wild Jungle
Lodge at very nomonal prices.
Adventure Activities in Jim Corbett Park:
Guests can also try their hands on adventure
activities, when they are in
Corbett Park. The all time available adventure
activities are rock-climbing, rappelling,
river-crossing and slithering. Wherever you may be
staying at Jim Corbett Park, you can reserve your
adventure activities at Wild Jungle Lodge.
What to Wear at Jim Corbett Park
Earthy colored clothes (Greens and Browns). Jim
Corbett Park gets dry and hot during summer months.
Cap with sunshade can be a option. Be warmly clad
for early morning drives and elephant rides into the
Corbett Park in the winter months.
Main animal attractions at Jim Corbett Park
The main animals found at
Corbett Park are Elephants, Tigers, Chital, Mugger,
Crocodile, Migratory birds etc.
Must See at Jim Corbett Park
Tourists often wonders, what to see on their visits
Corbett Park, they are
Crocodile Pool, Dhikala Machaan, Getheryo Library (Dhikala),
Corbett Museum (Dhangadi gate), Corbett fall, Garjia
Temple, Jim Corbett House.
Tour Extension from Jim Corbett Park
One can extend trip to Nainital (65 KM appx.),
Ranikhet(95 KM. appx.), other than Kausani and
Open and Closure
Corbett National Park is majorly divided in three
zones for public wildlife sighting
JHIRNA Range remain open round the year.
BIJRANI Range from October 1st till June 30th each
DHIKALA Range from November 15th to June 15th each
Corbett Landscape- Sitabani Forests. This Region is
also open round the Year.
It is advised to get your reservations in advane, as
there is limited permits are issued for a day for
entry on first apply and get basis.
Choosing the Seasons
Winter (September - March): Days are clear and
pleasant, Nights get cold. Great time for
bird-watching and Tiger sighting.
Summer (April to June): Hot days with pleasant
nights. Ideal time for sighting animals, especially
elephants and Tigers.
Monsoon (July - August): Humid days and nights.
Great time for walks and trekking. Bcos of less
crowd and rush probability of sighting animals. Good
for observing flora.
Do's and Don'ts in the Corbett National Park:
Walking or trekking inside the national park is
strictly prohibited. Avoid perfumes and bright
clothes, wear clothes of colour which merge with the
natural surroundings. Carry a litter bag while
entering the Tiger Reserve and bring back
non-biodegradable litter. Do not make noises/talk
loudly inside the forest. Do not smoke in the
forest. Do not collect plants or pluck flowers.
While taking photographs or shooting videos, do not
disturb the wild animals. ( For eg. Use of flash
guns) .Shouting, teasing or chasing animals or
attempts to feed them are prohibited. Respect local
traditions, customs and religions.
Project Tiger, India's ambitious conservation
program to save the tiger and its habitat was
launched from Corbett in 1973.
Rules and Regulation to visit Jim Corbett National
There are some sent of Rules to enter Jim Corbett
Park, some of them are as under. All reservations
inside the tiger reserve are provisional and can be
changed or cancelled without prior information. Thee
decision of director Jiim Corbett Park Tiger Reserve
will be final in the matter.
For more informatons on Jim Corbett Park and online
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