Motivations to Visit-

  • Corbett is categorised as Wildlife / Angling / Bird Watching / Riverside
  • Corbett National Park is named after Jim Corbett a renowned Wildlifer and Conservationist and is one of the finest parks in India.
  • Renowned for the sheer park experience it offers (Other three being Kanha, Kaziranga and Nagarhole)
  • Corbett has large number of Bird population, Wildlife (Including Tigers) and offers guests nature walks, river crossing, elephant rides and Jeep safaris.
  • Walks and treks around periphery of the park is popular.
  • Corbett is home to a large number of getaways that are good for corporate offsites, individual getaways and destination weddings.

Know It-

Jeep Safaris/Canter Safaris are conducted twice a day. Jeep Safari/ Canter Safari Timing: Morning at 06:00 am to 11.00 am and afternoon 02.30 pm to 05.30 pm Dhikala Canter Safari Timings: Canter Safari is the only way to visit to Dhikala, Hence the timing for canter safari is 10.00 am to 04.00 pm Permits: The park safaris should be booked in advance and photo ID proof {passport copy (overseas and Indian Nationals), voters ID, Pan Card, driving license} is required to book the safaris Charges: The safaris charges for an Indian National and Overseas National are different (Overseas nationals pay higher fee). Charges get revised annually. Seasonality: Oct to June. Park remains close from 1st July to 30th September. Except Sitabani and Jhirna which are open throughout the year. Dhikala opens on 15th Nov and Closes on 15th June. Dhikala, Bijrani, Durgadevi, Jhirna and Sitabani are five areas where guests visit for safaris. Except Sitabani and Jhirna which are open throughout the year Elephant Safaris are rare as number of elephants are limited and are on first come first served basis and no prior reservation is permitted Durga Devi Gate is the only zone where multi-day elephant safaris are permitted. Corbett is renowned for Catfish (Goonch, Trout and Mahaseer Angling. After recent ruling permits are hard to come by.


  • Wildlife Destinations in India offering best Park Experience: “Corbett is the largest and most multi-purpose use parks in India. Corbett is a renowned riverside / nature getaway, destination for anglers (Trout and Mahaseer), destination for bird watching (Richest park when it comes to bird diversity) and a renowned wildlife destination that is home to the Tiger besides wide ranging wildlife. Guests arrive here for walks, treks, bird watching, fishing, elephant safari besides the regular jeep safari.”
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  • “Jim Corbett National Park (Popularly known as “Corbett”) is a renowned wildlife destination and an ex-delhi getaway. Corbett is home to the highest number of Bird species (resident as well as migratory) among all other parks and areas in India and therefore recommended for bird watching. Best Season – Feb – May”
  • Most Popular Wildlife Destinations in India: “Corbett (260 kms from New Delhi) is a wildlife destination and a hugely popular nature centric getaway. Travellers to Corbett enjoy the riverside experience offered by lodges and resorts around River Kosi and River Ramganga and enjoy nature walks, bird watching, jeep safaris and elephant safaris. While Corbett is not the park to visit for Tiger sightings, it certainly is one for bird watching and overall park experience. Proximity of Corbett from other popular destinations such as Nainital, Rani”
  • Destinations for Holiday Travellers to Uttarakhand. “Corbett (170+ kms from Haridwar) is a prime wildlife and bird watching destination and a renowned riverside getaway. Corbett is popular with holiday traveller and honeymooner alike (Typical stay is for 2 nights). Elephant Ride, Jeep Safaris, nature walks are most opted for by the travellers besides enjoying a riverside stay.”
  • Popular Ex-Delhi Wildlife and Bird watching Getaways: “Corbett is a renowned wildlife and bird watching destination at about 250 kms from New Delhi. Corbett offers a riverside character and a mix of getaway resorts, nature centric experiences, bird watching and safaris and therefore is one of the most popular ex-Delhi Getaways”
  • Destinations to Visit for Leopard Sightings in India: “Betalghat area near Corbett (25 kms towards Ranikhet), is renowned for its Leopard sightings. The rocky area and rugged landscape offer excellent backdrop for photographers.”

Access Information-

  • Closest Airport – Pantnagar (79 kms), Delhi (300 kms), Ghaziabad (256 kms)
  • Closest Railway Station – Kashipur (39 kms), Kathgodam (66 kms), Ramnagar (15 kms)
  • Pangot is an Ex-Dehradun/Ex-Noida/Ex-New Delhi/Ex-Faridabad/Ex-Gurgaon/Ex-Agra/Ex-Lucknow/Ex-Kanpur/Ex-Chandigarh Getaway