Jim Corbett National Park Jeep Safari

Among all the safari options in Jim Corbett Park, jeep safaris are the most popular. Conducted twice in a day, these safaris are allowed throughout all the buffer zones of the park and allotted in a group of 25-30 jeeps at a time; depending on the zone. Compared to the canters, as these vehicles are smaller in size, they take you some of the core areas that are inaccessible to the canters. Though smaller in size, they promise you an extremely enthralling and exciting jungle or wildlife safari within the park.

Jim Corbett National Park is very famous for open jeep safari. It is the most preferable way to visit the forest. All kind of tourists such as naturalist, wildlife photographers, bird watchers and wildlife enthusiasts are always preferred to enjoy open jeep safari in Corbett National Park. There are Six famous zones for day visit jeep safari in Corbett i.e. Dhikala Zone, Bijrani Zone, Dhela Zone, Jhirna Zone, Durgadevi Zone and Pawalgarh Tourism Zone. Corbett tiger reserve issue morning, evening and full day safari permits for the tourists. Only 30 jeeps are permitted in one time inside one zone. Jeep Safari permits books 45 days before the travel date and maximum 6 persons are allowed inside one jeep.

Jeeps with groups of tourists, followed by a trained guide are allowed into the park at fixed times during the day. The open meadow, forested areas and ruins of remembrance within Corbett National Park provide many opportunities for wildlife viewing while on a jeep safari at Jim Corbett National Park. A glimpse of a magnificent Royal Bengal Tiger is a sight that cannot be forgotten. Jeep safaris can also be arranged for an individual tourist, to see the tigers in their natural habitat.

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Keeping you close to the wilderness of the national park, jeeps take you to some of the hidden corners of the jungles that are quite often visited by the majestic Bengal Tigers and other wild predators. They are in fact the best option to embark on a tiger trekking trail within the park.

With the jeep safaris, you can also embark on exciting sightseeing tours around the park. Sitabani Buffer Zone that does not come under the recommended buffer zones of the park, is also one of the most popular sites for jeep safaris. Owing to its tranquil and serene ambiance, visitors can make it this zone and spend some of the pleasant and blissful moments with the Mother Nature in Sitabani.

Zone Wise Jeep Safari Timings in Jim Corbett National Park (Ramnagar)

Safari Zones Safari Date Safari Timing Each Shift Duration Entry Fee (Up to 6 Persons)
Morning Evening Indian National Foreign National
Bijrani Jeep Safari Zone 15th Oct to 15th Nov 6:00 am 1.30 pm 03 hrs INR 4800 INR 8000
16th Nov to 15th Feb 6:30 am 1.00 pm
16th Feb to 31st March 6:00 am 1.30 pm
1st April to 15th May 5:45 am 2.30 pm
16th May to 30th June 5:45 am 2.30 pm
Jhirna Safari Zone 15th Oct to 15th Nov 6:00 am 1.30 pm
16th Nov to 15th Feb 6:30 am 1.00 pm
16th Feb to 31st March 6:00 am 1.30 pm
1st April to 15th May 5:45 am 2.30 pm
16th May to 30th June 5.30 am 2.30 pm
1st July to 14th Oct 6:00 am 2.30 pm
Dhela Safari Zone 15th Nov to 15th Feb 6:30 am 1.00 pm
16th Feb to 31st March 6:00 am 1.30 pm
1st April to 15th May 5:45 am 2.30 pm
16th May to 30th June 5.30 am 2.30 pm
Durga Devi Safari Zone 15th Nov to 15th Feb 6:30 am 1.00 pm
16th Feb to 31ST March 6:00 am 1.30 pm
1st April to 15th May 5:45 am 2.30 pm
16th May to 30th June 5.30 am 2.30 pm

Jim Corbett National Park, Ramnagar – Jeep Safari Timing in terms of Summers & Winters

  • Summers: Like the canter safaris, jeep safaris during the summer starts at around 06:00 in the morning and continues till 09:00 in the morning. The next batch of jeeps is allowed into the jungles between 03:00 – 06:00 PM.
  • Winters: Keeping in mind about the visibility constraint during the winters, the first batch of jeeps are allowed between 07:00 to 10:00 in the morning. Following this, the second batch starts at around 02:00 PM and continues till 05:00 in the evening.

Online Booking Procedure For Jeep Safari in Jim Corbett National Park, Ramnagar

If you are dreaming of a wildlife safari in Corbett, we recommend visitors to get booked their safari in advance. Indian nationals are supposed to intimate us 30 days before the date of actual visit while foreign nationals can ask 90 days before for the same. If you do so, you can get easily the desired safari zones, though all the zones have a sound population of wildlife species and sightings are reported more or less same.

Zeep Safari in Jim Corbett National Park

Advance Booking of Jeep Safari

Tourists can also enjoy advance booking of a jeep safari to avoid last-minute hassle at Corbett National Park. The booking is on first-cum-first service and can be done for both morning and evening safaris for Jhirna, Bijrani and Durgadevi zones. The advance amount is non-refundable and must be deposited along with photo id proof (driving license/voter id/pan card) and complete details of the person (gender, full name, birth date etc).
* Passport detail of foreign nationals is mandatory.

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