Tiger Safari & Active Escapes in Jim Corbett Park

Ritish guiding tiger wildlife safari India

While our classic multi activity holiday finds Kumaon’s most offbeat places. It is also guided by Kumaon’s TOP guide Ritish Suri.

In addition, witness Himalayan vistas, safari in one of India’s best wildlife habitat. Hike the forested foothills of Kumaon. Stay in hand-picked and ideally set lodging.

For 15 years Ritish Suri has lived his dream sharing with travelers from all walks of life his home and favorite national park; The Jim Corbett Tiger Reserve. Follow him on one of his favorite safari adventures.

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Watching elephants in Corbett Tiger Reserve

Day by Day

Arrive to warm welcome by an attentive representative at New Delhi International Airport (IGI). You will be chauffeured to the 5 star; The Roseate House, New Delhi. It is ideally set, just a few minuted drive from the international terminal. Our representative will assist you to check-in, make sure you are well briefed on the following day’s plan before a good night’s rest after a long international flight. Welcome to India!

Our room at the Roseate House New Delhi

Since the short flight to Pantnagar takes an hour. Seems like one has the afternoon to enjoy a short hike in the vicinity of the historic and ideally set, Abbotsford cottage on the outskirts of Nainital. While evening can be spent bird-watching and hiking. Finally toasting to a Himalayan sunset.

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As mornings are the best time to see Himalayan vistas. Hence, a packed breakfast is served while enjoying short hikes and birdwatching on some of our favorite trails.

Finally decent into the forests of Jim Corbett Park and the luxurious Patlidun Safari lodge.

A trip to this part of the world is incomplete without a window into Corbett’s bird-life. Jim Corbett Park is home over 300 species of birds. Ritish leads our travellers onto some of his favourite bird-watching trails early this morning. Enjoy being consumed by Ritish’s narrations of Corbett’s classic epic, The Man-eaters of Kumaon drawing a fascination for this region, it’s people and habitat.

Find yourself unwinding in one of the many open-air sitting areas at Patlidun. Enjoy your host’s company, bird-count and questions preparing your over-night wildlife expedition into the heart of Jim Corbett Park.

Fishing trip in Jim Corbett Park

Make the most of your safari into Corbett with an early start. Journey to the heart of Jim Corbett Park. The Dhikala forest zone follows the prolific Western Ramganga River into the heart of India’s most picturesque tiger habitat. Corbett was India’s first national park. It’s inspiration was drawn by some of India’s most rich and diverse habitat. Beautifully described by Jim Corbett in his book, The Maneaters of Kumaon.

Witness this unique and carefully managed preserve with your insightful guide Ritish Suri while exploring the Gharial Pool,  Champion Pool on Champion Road and High Bank – each one of them, great observation points on the Western Ramganga River.

After an exhilarating day of wildlife encounters return to the historic Dhikala Forest Guest-House ideally located in the heart of the reserve. Enjoy the company of your seasoned hosts as you are pampered and settled for the night in this exclusive location.

The Jim Corbett Park is one of few tiger reserve’s that allows overnight stays within the tiger reserve. The Dhikala forest guesthouse complex is a basic government-run forest guest house complex. It’s unique and exclusive location puts you in the heart of India’s finest habitat.

Safari through Jim Corbett Tiger Reserve

  • Accommodation: The Dhikala Forest Guest House Complex.

  • Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

While a large part of the day is spent tiger tracking. It is also a great opportunity to witness some of Corbett’s most diverse wildlife.

Finally, end your day at the Western Ramganga River Retreat.

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As the Western Ramganga River Retreat is ideally set overlooking the Western Ramganga River. It also makes a great place for a multi activity holiday. While the birdwatching and angling are a favorite among our guests. It is also a great place for hiking and village walks.

Say goodbye to the team at The Himalayan Outback and journey to New Delhi by air. Spend the night at the Roseate House that is a few miles from the airport.

You will be chauffeured to the airport shortly after breakfast.

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