Corbett Adventure Package
3 nights and 4 days
Best season: mid November-mid June
This tour can be customised
Day 01 Delhi-Corbett National Park
Meals: lunch & dinner in Tiger Camp
Arrive at Tiger Camp by noon. After lunch, you will be taken for a 4WD safari to Bijrani / Jhirna / Sitabani range forest for tiger tracking and wildlife viewing. The duration of safari is about three to four hours and is conducted early morning or in the afternoon till sunset. Each jeep can seat upto four persons comfortably. Besides the visitors, the jeep has an expert driver and a nature guide.
Overnight stay in comfortable cottage in Tiger Camp.
Day 02 Corbett National Park
Meals: breakfast in Tiger Camp, lunch & dinner in Dhikala
After breakfast, drive onward for Dhangarhi gate for entry to Dhikala tourism zone. Visit the Interpretation Centre. Jeep safari through the stately dense Sal jungle and the wildlife adventure of Corbett begins. Jeep Safari by the lower jungle track along the Ramganga River accompanied by an expert guide. A great opportunity for viewing wildlife, especially the tiger in its natural habitat. Cross the river at Gethia Rao Bridge for the Kanda Range, where Jim Corbett shot the famous Kanda man-eater. Arrive at the main tourist complex, Dhikala. Lunch and relax a bit in the serene, lingering quietness of the park and capture the panoramic expanse on your camera. Visit one of the best wildlife libraries of India. You will be given an elephant ride, if available otherwise an afternoon safari on a track along the periphery of the core area. An exciting drive through the unforgettable, sylvan beauty of the Khinanauli range offers wildlife viewing in plenty and a chance sighting of the elusive tiger. Return to the to tourist complex. Film show on wildlife. Dinner and overnight stay. Please note that the accommodation in Dhikala is not luxurious.
Day 03 Corbett National Park
Meals: breakfast in Dhikala, lunch on own & dinner in Tiger Camp
If you have not done an elephant ride the previous afternoon, you will be taken on an elephant in the morning (optional and subject to availability) through the open chaurs (grasslands) and dense forests by an unconventional route. This is the best mode of transport for wildlife viewing. Return for breakfast and then again drive by jeep to the scenic lake area - wait a while for a chance to sight the marsh crocodile basking in the sun. Visit the Jhirnajhali area for viewing the famous gavial - fish eating crocodile. Lunch and drive back to Tiger Camp. The drive is a safari in itself. Arrive at Tiger Camp for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 04 Corbett National Park-Pangot-Delhi/Agra
Meals: breakfast in Tiger Camp, lunch in Pangot
Drive to Pangot (2 hours) in the morning to see the snow clad peaks of central Himalayas. Spend the day birding / trekking at Pangot or visit Nainital. Lunch at Jungle Lore Birding Lodge. Drive back to Delhi (7½ hours) OR to onward destination OR drive to Lal Kuan (2½ hr.) station to connect overnight train to Mathura at 1900 (railhead for Agra). Or one can connect an overnight train to Delhi from Kathgodam at 2040 hours.
Extension tours available to other sites in the Himalayas, Agra-Jaipur sector; Dehradun-Rishikesh sector or other tiger reserves in Central India.
(Validity: September 2008)
One paying person: US $ 750
Two paying persons: US $ 445 per person
Three paying persons: US $ 380 per person
Four paying persons: US $ 320 per person
The above cost includes only
2 nights accommodation on twin sharing basis in a cottage / room at Tiger Camp
1 night in Dhikala Forest Lodge or any other rest house within the park
Meals: as per the itinerary
In case of three persons, the third person will be given a single room
All jungle visits in Corbett National Park, with a guide (excluding entrance & camera fee)
An excursion to Pangot / Nainital
All government taxes
To & fro transport from Delhi to Corbett National Park can be arranged at an extra cost. The options are:
in a small private car (meant for 1-2 persons): US $ 245
in a large private car (meant for 3-4 persons): US $ 385
By an overnight air-conditioned sleeper class train: 1 paying person: US $ 115; 2 paying persons: US $ 155; 3 paying persons: US $ 190; 4 paying persons: US $ 225. How to book
The booking of this itinerary
is with Asian Adventures, F-313, Lado Sarai, New Delhi - 110030. India Te1: (+91 11) 44128785. Email: email@example.com
Cancellation charges are 30 days before arrival date 25%, 21 days before arrival date 50%, 15 days before arrival date 90%, 7 days before arrival date 100% of the total itinerary cost.
Remaining balance to reach Asian Adventures at least 30 days before tour commencement by wire transfer (to bank account stated above) or by sending a cheque made payable to Asian Adventures to the above address. Alternatively you can pay the balance in cash upon arrival.