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About Durga Devi

Durga Devi Zone is the hill safari zone filled with wildlife beauty and adventure within the Corbett Tiger Reserve. Located at the North-Eastern side of the reserve, this area is cris crossed by Ramganga and Mandal rivers at several places. This zone is particularly famous for sighting wild elephants and Otters at Domunda Bridge. Famous Mahsheer fish can also be seen in the river water of Durga Devi zone. Lush green forest in this range provides ample opportunity for bird watching as well.

Tourist can stay for a night in Lohachaur Forest Rest House of this zone. Visitors can take a Jeep safari to enjoy wildlife in the zone. Booking for the zone can be done using the official website. Durga Devi Zone is open for visitors from 15 October to 15 June and remains closed during monsoon season.

Durga Devi Zone – Winter Safari Timings

Entry Exit
Morning Safari – 07:00 am Morning Safari – 10:00 am
Evening Safari – 02:00 pm Evening Safari – 05:30 pm

Durga Devi Zone – Summer Safari Timings

Entry Exit
Morning Safari – 06:00 am Morning Safari – 09:30 am
Evening Safari – 03:00 pm Evening Safari – 06:30 pm

An attraction of the Jim Corbett National Park Durga Devi Zone

Jeep Safari in Durgadevi Zone

Entry gate to Durgadevi zone is at a distance of 30 km from Ramnagar city. This ecotourism zone is located on a hilly slope and has several rivers and rivulets crossing the area. This zone is famous for Mahasheer fishes and birds watching.

Flora and Fauna of Jim Corbett Durga Devi Zone

Sheesham, Dhak, Sisoo, and Khair are the most visible trees found in Corbett. A lot of other varieties are found around the park which contributes to the diversity of species. The only conifer found in the park is Chir Pine and is seen on ridge tops like Chir Choti and declines in Gajar Sot. The higher reaches near Kanda shelters Banj Oak growing, which is a typical Himalayan species. Kanju (Holoptelia Integrifolia), Jamun (Syzygium cumini) and Aamla (Emblica Officinalis) are seen growing in major areas. Other main types of trees in Corbett Park

  • Bel
  • Kusum
  • Mahua
  • Bakli

Corbett National Park is home for many wonderful as well as endangered species of animals. The natural bounty and vast landscapes provide the perfect habitat for wildlife here.

Royal Bengal Tiger, Asian Elephant, Spotted Deer, Barking Deer, Chital, Sambar Deer, Wild Boar, Black Faced Monkey, Rhesus Monkey, Wild Pig and Jackal etc.

Peacock, Jungle Foul, White Bush Chat, Oriental Pied, Emerald Dove, Red Wattled Lapwing, the Asian Paradise Flycatcher, Rested Kingfisher, Indian Shirks, Indian Alpine Swift, Woodpecker, Laughing Thrush, Vulture, Parakeet, kales Pheasant, Oriole, Common Grey Hornbill, Duck, Stork, Cormorant, Parrot, Indian Roller, Teal, Seagull etc.

Open Time for Durga Devi Zone

Open:- The Durga Devi Safari zone of Corbett Tiger Reserve remains open for tourists from 15th October to 15th June. 

How to Reach Jim Corbett Durga Devi Zone

Adventurous wildlife safari to Durga Devi Zone can undertake using registered vehicles from Durga Devi Gate (28 km from Ramnagar).

Durga Devi is well connected by road and visitors can book a Safari using the online booking procedure via our official website.

  • Dinner, Breakfast & Lunch.
  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis.
  • Adventure
  • Flight / Train Tickets
  • Extra Meals (Additional food charge ) or Drinks
  • Tips, Telephone Charges, Laundry, Room Heater
  • Travel Insurance
  • Any monument fees, Any other expenses of personal nature
  • Guide Charges.
  • Sightseeing which is not mentioned in the Tour Programme.