Distance between Delhi to Jim Corbett with Complete Journey Details
Delhi to Jim Corbett National park is one of the nearest places where you people can do the Jungle Jeep Safari with family and friends. Here every year numbers of tourist are increasing because of good sighting of Leopard and other animals. I have shared below the distance between Delhi to Jim Corbett and how to book the Jeep Safari online with my experience of Safari.
A full day spent in Jim Corbett national park with a feeling of nature
It was an incredible feeling when I started my journey to Jim Corbett National park for 01 night and 02 days only. Jim Corbett is a national park where every day, numerous people come to watch wild animals.
Everyone was excited for the Jeep Safari
We began the jeep safari around 02:00 pm from the wild exotica resort with our expert driver Mr Pradeep Pathak. He is transporter cum, my friend. It took half an hour time to reach the Jhirna gate for a permit checking. We all had shown our original id proof to get into the park. Please make sure whenever you are booking an online jeep safari and mention the name of the visitor. That should be the same on your id proof. Otherwise, the forest department does not allow any person.
Guidance by Guide in National Parks
Our guide instructed us to keep a shut mouth and don’t get down into the park, keep watching all the sights. Because nobody knows where are the wild animals? But the guide has some knowledge about the area where usually you can watch live animals.
Deer sightseeing in Jim Corbett National Park
Everyone was quiet and discovering the animals sudden we spotted a Chital (Dotted Deer) it was desirable. But one of us noised something, and the deer started to hide from us in the forest. Again we started discovering a different animal in the forest. But still, we saw a dotted deer but in a group, this time and we had also captured the portraits of deer’s in the National park.
The guide instructed to turn the vehicle near Kosi River
Our guide had advised us to reach near the Kosi River. Because of the utmost Leopard and wild elephant come to drink water from the river in Jim Corbett. Our driver Mr Pradeep Pathak had turned the Jeep to river Kosi. But the way to Kosi was not as good as we had passed. Because there were no paths, the only mentor can guide us for that.
Waited at the Kosi River for a while
We had expected on the shore of the river, but we could not watch the animals. So the guide suggested us to move for further area. While doing jeep safari we had watched the yellow colors, dormitories, and forest houses. The outer territory of forest houses and apartments was covered with electric fencing to stop the animals from getting inside.
A herd of Wild Elephants inside Jungle
We were about to finish off our 28 km journey inside the jungle and was little petty. We could not discover any big animal. But unexpectedly, I watched a tall elephant while getting into the dense forest was not a single elephant. It was a herd of elephants, and our guide told us on the upfront existed a tall elephant is a male and behind him three kids and two female elephants. We could not stop our Jeep for a long time there. Because of the male elephant was trying to hit us.
Corbett National Photography
Everyone was busy in watching the animals. But I had a different interest in the park. I like to click the photos & make the videos. In my complete tour, I had captured many images which include animals and flora and fauna. If you are a photographer or a blogger and want to capture the right moments, I would recommend you stand all the times in Jeep Safari because you don’t know when a picture moment is on your way.
The essence of Jim Corbett
Corbett national park is a dense forest where you can take the complete breath. Which we usually not able to take the in cities. The cause of pollution and duties in cities such as Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, and Ahmedabad.
Cannot get down from the Jeep Safari
Our guide had strictly warned us to never get down from the Jeep until they allow. He had stopped the Jeep near a forest house and dormitories. There many other guests were also standing for the washroom.
Complete Jeep safari
It was a great experience in the jeep safari, and I would recommend people to never noise during the Safari. Because you can miss the chance, you locate the animals.
Six zones in Jim Corbett for Safari
The Corbett National Park is one of the famous national parks in Uttarakhand, India. Where every year numerous people come to Jeep and Canter Safari. Corbett National Park is stretching till the Dehradun forest, and recently the government had also opened the sixth Zone with the name of Pakhro (near kotdwar). I had recently done the jeep safari in Jim Corbett. You can find my travel story below as well you may know about the place before visiting it.
- Dhela and the entry gate is Dhela
- Jhirna zone and entry gate is Dhela
- Bijrani zone and entry gate is Amanda
- Dhikala zone and entry gate is Dhangari
- Durgadevi zone and entry gate is Durgadevi
- Sonanadi zone and entry gate is Pakhro
How to reach Jim Corbett National Park from Delhi?
Jim Corbett national park is the biggest national park in India. Which is stretching to Dehradun as well, and the backside of the Dhikala zone is also known Kalagarh tiger reserve. It’s more dangerous than the Jim Corbett national park. The place also was taken in the Bollywood movie “Kaal”.
- Way to reach Jim Corbett national park by Train from Delhi
You can reach Jim Corbett national through various trains. But I would recommend you get the reservation in Ranikhet Express because it’s connecting at a suitable time. Its departure time from Delhi is 10:50 Pm, and the next days it reaches the Ramnagar 04:30 Am.
Auto Rikshaw From Ramnagar railway station to Corbett Hotel
You can take the auto-rickshaw from Ramnagar to Jim Corbett; it’s around 15 Km, and it takes 100-200 in the auto or tuk-tuk.
- Reach by bus
You can reach Jim Corbett by public transport and the coaches you can get through Anand vihar I.S.B.T terminal.
- Most of the people choose to come, Jim, Corbett by their vehicle. Because of a journey is almost 260 km from Delhi.
Best time to visit Jim Corbett National
In my statement, I would recommend people to visit Jim Corbett National Park in the summertime because there is much possibility to watch animals.
Possibility to of animal to watch summer time in Jim Corbett
Summer is a hot time for everywhere and for everyone. Animal tries to sit near the rivers, and there is only one Kosi river inside the park where you can discover the animals. As well summer is also a harvesting time when all the farmers cut the yellow field. Leopard attack in the yellow area because the human cannot see it easily.
March to Mid of June the best time to explore Jim Corbett National Park
Jim Corbett Jeep Safari in Winters
Suppose you are travelling in the wintertime then have a chance to explore the Jeep Safari in the noontime as we had to take on our trip to Corbett.
Points to know before booking Jim Corbett Safari
- Jeep safari remains open.
- Tourist not allowed to get down from the Jeep until your driver or guide allow you.
- Need original id proof on the entry gate in Corbett.
- Smoking and drinking not allowed inside the park.
- The permit is non-transferable.
Garjiya Temple a Shakti Peeth in Jim Corbett
Garjia Temple is just near to Dhikala Zone in Jim Corbett. Where everyday inhabitants and tourists come to pray goddess Garjia. Legends say that the goddess Garjia is an Incarnation of the goddess Parvati and the Temple built on the Shore of Kosi River. Devotees have to walk go upstairs for the Darshan of Goddess Garjia.
Paid Parking facility is available.
Where can we stay in Jim Corbett National Park?
Jim Corbett national park is stretching in a vast space. There are also facilities to stay inside the park and outside the park. Traveller maximum times get confused where should they stay?
First, we need to understand where we want to stay. In hotels or dormitory because both are different from each and another.
Hotels in Jim Corbett near the jeep safari zone
The government of Uttarakhand has restricted to build the hotel inside the five Zones. Because of the safety and security of the tourist in Corbett. All the hotels constructed out of the Zone.
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When you arrive at the Ramnagar district, you would have two ways. One on your left side for Dhela and Jhirna zone and the second one is on the right side, which will lead to dhikala village. Both ways have decent and luxurious resorts too.
Hotels near Dhela and Jhirna Zone
- Aahana the Corbett wilderness
- Golden Tusk Resort Luxurious
- Acorn hideaway resorts and spa luxurious
- Gajraj Trail Resort Deluxe
- Corbett View Resort (Best in Budget)
- Clarissa Resort Deluxe
Hotels near Bijrani and Dhikala Zone in Jim Corbett Jeep safari
Dhikala lane has several luxurious hotels and resorts. I have mentioned fewer below.
- Infinity Resort
- Maulik Mansion Resort
- Taj Corbett resorts and spa
- The River View Retreat by leisure hotel
- Tarangi Resort & Spa
- Namah Resort
- The Hriydayesh Spa Wilderness Resort
Best for the economical stay, not budget
- Wild Exotica Resorts
- Lebua Resort
- Pagoda Manumaharani
- Tiger Camp
- Jungle Leela Resort
Hotels near Durgadevi zone (40 km) from Ramnagar but if you want to have a feeling jungle with hills, it’s the best places to stay.
- River Creek Resort
- Solluna Resort
- Steerling resort
- La Tigre resort
Best in economical
- Saalvaan Spa & Resort
- Resorts near Sitabani Zone
- Samsara resort
- Corbett the grand
- Panorama Resort
- The Rangers Reserve
- Iris resort
- Corbett the baagh spa and resort
Dormirties and forest department
Every Zone has a night stay facility for the tourist. It’ depends on them how many days they want to spend. I would recommend you if you cannot stay in the small room and between the mosquitoes these dormitories, not for you. It is the wildlife lovers who want to listen to the roar of the tiger and want to feel the animal from too close.
Book it before 40 days. Otherwise, you can miss the chance to stay.
Adventure activities instead of Jeep safari in Jim Corbett
As per my recent experience, several corporate companies want to do some team building activities whenever they come to visit Corbett. I would advise them to go to Devbhoomi outdoor adventure Village Ladhuachor. If you are in a group, they also provide a discount.
Activities you can do
- Wall climbing
- Wall Repelling
- Commando and type net
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