Welcome To Corbett Jeep Safari


An Adventurous journey to the jungle...

Online Safari Bookings in Corbett allows interested vacationers to book their jungle safari while sitting at home. Whether you want to get fun of safari through an open Jeep or with a Canter, this information will help you make easy bookings online. In Jim Corbett National park, tourists are given different safari options like Canter Safari, Jeep Safari & Corbett landscape safari and here you can find all the relevant detail regarding safari booking for Jeep Safari and Canter Safari.

As the Corbett national park is divided into different zones, with safari, you can explore these zones in the best manner and with full safety. The main visitable zones of the park are Dhikala zone, Durgadevi Zone, Jhirna Zone, Dhela Zone, and Bijrani Zone. The procedure and formalities of safari bookings are taken care of by forest officials according to the guidelines of the forest department of India. So, you need to know that there will be no interference of us with safari driver, safari zone selection and naturalist as all of these things are assigned as per forest officials. The park has a great density of tiger population, but sighting tigers in their natural habitat fully depends on your luck and chance. The equal or healthy distribution of vehicles for safari and other formalities are managed by an automated computer system in respective zones.

The safari Jeep will stay with you as long as you stay at the forest house. One can book night stay accommodation for a maximum of three nights in any of the forest guest houses in the Jim Corbett National Park. During your stay at the FRH, you can go for the Jeep safari in the morning shift as well as in the evening shift. The maximum duration of both shifts is three and a half hours. The morning shift starts after the sunrise and the evening shift ends before the sunset. In order to reach any of the FRH in Dikhala zone, you have to enter into the forest through the Dhangarhi gate where you have to show the accommodation permit and your identity card to the forest officials. The Dhikala FRH is the most sought after rest house as it is located at the core of the zone. It will take around 1 and half hour to reach Dhikala FRH from the Dhangarhi entry gate. All other forest rest houses are located on the way to Dhikala FRH.

The night stay facility in any of the forest rest houses in the Dhikala zone is available between 15th November and 15th June. In order to make a night stay at the forest rest houses in Dhikala zone, you have to book your accommodation well in advance before visiting the Corbett as there is a very high rush of wildlife tourists for the night stay inside the forest and the availability of rooms is limited. The Indian and SAARC nationals can book accommodation in the forest lodges of Dhikala maximum 46 days in advance, while the visitors of other nationals can make the accommodation booking a maximum 91 days in advance. Along with the accommodation booking, you also have to hire the Safari Jeep to visit the FRH.

A safari Jeep can carry a maximum of 6 adults and 2 children (below 11 years) apart from a driver and a guide, so, you have to decide according to the number of people in your group that you need one Jeep or more. To keep all the hassle of these bookings away, you can take our Dhikala Forest Lodge tour package which includes the night stay permit in Dhikala FRH, Jeep Safari, and a mandatory Naturist/Guide fee. With our package, you can enjoy your wildlife holiday in the forest rest house of Dhikala without any hassle.

Zones Morning Afternoon Duration Safari Timings
Bijrani 30 30 3:00 Hours 6:00am to 9:00am / 1:30 pm to 4:30PM
Jhirna 30 30 3:00 Hours 6:00am to 9:00am / 1:30 pm to 4:30PM
Dhela 10 10 3:00 Hours 6:00am to 9:00am / 1:30 pm to 4:30PM
Durgadevi 11 11 3:00 Hours 6:00am to 9:00am / 1:30 pm to 4:30PM
Dhikala Canter Safari Canter Safari 4:00 Hours 6:00am to 11:00am / 11:00 am to 4:00PM
Sitavani 50 50 3:00 Hours 6:00am to 9:00am / 1:30 pm to 4:30PM

Wildlife in Corbett is best seen through a jeep safari. Individuals can take a trip through any of the different zones by booking a jeep or canter safari. It must be noted that a limited number of jeeps are allowed inside the forest at a time and therefore it is advised that tourists book their safari in advance. The Advance booking procedure for Online Jeep Safari Booking in Corbett is extremely simple.

  • Log on to the Corbett website: www.corbettjeepsafari.com
  • Fill the online booking form by providing full name, age, and sex of the visitors.
  • Traveling dates, as well as preferred safari timings, are required to be entered.
  • Identity proof is mandatory to be on the person as well as for online booking. Visitors can use Voter ID, DL number, Aadhar card or passport (necessary for foreign nationals)
  • Safari entry fees are paid in advance and are non-refundable.
  • Prior booking is mandatory. Indian nationals need to book jeep safari 45 days prior to the visit and foreign nationals, 90 days before their visit.
  • Since safari permits are issued on a first come first served basis, Online Jeep Safari Booking in Corbett is recommended for tourists.

Charges for Online Jeep Safari Booking in Corbett

Jeep safari is available for tourists in the Dhela, Bijrani, Durga Devi, Jhirna and Sitabani landscape zones of Jim Corbett national park. Indian nationals can book a jeep safari for INR 4250 per jeep and foreign nationals can do so by paying INR 8900 per jeep. A maximum of 6 adults and 2 kids (5-12 years of age) are allowed in one jeep. The safari charges include all taxes as well as guide fees. The timings for jeep safari change in different seasons.

  • In winters, safari timings are 6:30 am to 10:00 am and 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
  • In summers, safari timings are from 5:30 am to 9:30 am and 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm

It is essential for visitors to enter the forest area with a proper permit. They are also expected to obey all rules of the national park. With luck, they can sight tigers during their jeep safari.


Dhikala Canter Safari

A canter is an open bus that can seat 16 tourists at a time apart from a guide. You can book it online to enjoy tiger sighting along with a large group of family and friends. It is important to note that a canter safari is operational only in the Dhikala zone of Jim Corbett National Park. Canter safari is available to tourists residing outside the zone. Unlike a jeep safari which is for 3:30 hours, a canter safari is of approximately 5:30 hours duration.

Online Canter Safari Booking Procedure

Only two canter safaris are done in a day with a maximum of 4 canters allowed at a time. The morning safari takes place from 6:00 am - 11.30 am and the afternoon safari takes place from 12-5.30 pm. Since only a limited number of seats are available, prior booking for canter safari is done. Indians can make a booking for canter safari 45 days prior to their visit while foreigners need to pre-book 90 days in advance. Booking for canter safari can be done from the official Jim Corbett National Park website (https://www.corbettjeepsafari.com/canter-safari-reservation.html). Once the booking is done, canters collect tourists from their place of stay in Ramnagar, take them to Dhikala and drop them back post-safari to Ramnagar. The price of canter safari is INR 1500 per person for Indian nationals and INR 3000 per person for foreigners.

Some important points to remember while opting for online canter safari booking are:

  • Entry permits are to be obtained prior to a visit by applying online. The booking opens on a 45 days advance basis.
  • Full name, age, the gender of each visitor along with their ID proof (PAN card, DL number, voter ID or passport) are required.
  • The ID proof mentioned while online booking should be available on the person during canter safari as it will be checked at the entrance gate.
  • Preferable traveling dates, as well as safari timings, need to be mentioned for prior booking.
  • Safari entry fee is paid in advance which is not refundable.
  • Safari permits are issued on a first-come-first-served basis.
  • Day visit to zone is strictly regulated and limited to a number of vehicles.
  • Entry in a national park is prohibited after sunset.
  • Do not dispose of garbage in the tiger reserve zones.
  • All booking procedures are managed by forest officials as per the guidelines of the Forest Department under the Government of India.
  • All visitors are expected to abide by the rules of the wildlife protection act.

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