Posted on July 4, 2022
There must be very few people who may have no interest in traveling to some wonderful places in all parts of India. People even travel abroad to have a look at the most wonderful places located in different countries. However, you may find a number of places of tourist interest in India. Right from exotic seashore to snow-covered mountain peaks and forests with wonderful and enchanting wild animals. If you love Royal Bengal Tigers, then you must reach Jim Corbett National Park in the state of Uttarakhand.
Jim Corbett National Park has been a part of Project Tiger in India and that is it becomes a tiger reserve. Spread across 512 square kilometers, the Forest is divided into multiple regions or zones. To make the visitors enjoy the trips to these regions, the Forest Department provides them with Jim Corbett Safari packages.
The Jim Corbett Safari Packages are available in three formats and the visitors can pick up any package to enjoy a delightful trip through the forest. These safari packages for Jim Corbett park include Jeep Safari, Elephant Safari, and Canter Safari.
Elephant Safari has been a popular safari package that you can enjoy. This safari package is available only in a few zones. These zones include Bijrani Zone, Dhikala Zone, and Corbett Landscape Zone. Usually, the Forest Department allows only 4 people on the elephant back in one trip. The charges for the most exotic jungle safari trip are INR 3500 for Indian visitors and INR 4500 for foreign visitors. The trips are available twice a day. You can enjoy the trip between 6:00 AM and 8:00 AM in the morning and between 3:00 PM and 5:00 PM in the evening.
Canter Safari is available only in the Dhikala Zone as it is the biggest as well as the richest part of the Jim Corbett National park in terms of the availability of wild animals. The Forest Department allows 16 people in one vehicle with one driver and two knowledgeable guides. The trips are available two times a day. The cost of this safari is INR 1600 for every Indian visitor and INR 2500 for every foreign visitor. The canter is a well-protected vehicle that roams through the densest part of the forest increasing the chances of getting a glimpse of the King Royal Bengal Tiger!
Jeep Safari has been the most popular Jim Corbett Safari and the visitors to Bijrani, Garjiya, Jhirna, Dhela, Durgadevi, Phato, and Sitabani. The Forest Department allows 6 adults and 2 children in one Gypsy jeep that it provides to every visiting party. The Department also allows a driver and a guide for taking the visitors to the most wonderful parts of the forest. The cost of a Jeep Safari is INR 5000 per jeep for Indian visitors and INR 12000 for foreign visitors. The timing for the Jeep Safari is from 6:00 AM to 9:30 AM and from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM every day.
As far as the booking for these Jim Corbett Safaris is concerned, the Forest Department encourages the visitors to book the package well in advance and get the permit. The visitors can do it online or contact a reliable tour and travel agency that also does everything on behalf of their customers. You can always trust the most knowledgeable professionals at Corbett National Park who love to provide their guests with the best facilities so that they can remember the trip for the remaining part of their life!