Top Things to do in Jim Corbett National Park

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1. Jungle Safari in Corbett National Park

Jungle Safari in Corbett National Park
Must visit 3.7 /5

16 km
from city center
1 out of 17
places to visit in Jim Corbett National Park

To enjoy bird watching and sights of wild animals, especially tigers, wandering in the wild, the jungle safaris offer jeep rides through the terrain.

2. Corbett Waterfall

Corbett Waterfall
3.3 /5

0 km
from city center
2 out of 17
places to visit in Jim Corbett National Park

This 66 ft. high waterfall is a sight to witness, especially on full-moon nights. Nature lovers often camp and come on a picnic near this falls.

3. River Rafting in Corbett National Park

River Rafting in Corbett National Park
3.2 /5

89 km
from city center
3 out of 17
places to visit in Jim Corbett National Park

River rafting in the Kosi River at Corbett National Park is one of the popular activities. Offering Class II & III rapids, it can be done only during the monsoons.

4. Dhikala

Dhikala
3.7 /5

11 km
from city center
4 out of 17
places to visit in Jim Corbett National Park

The Dhikala Forest Lodge is the most popular tourist attraction at Jim Corbett National Park. It is famous for spotting the Bengal tiger, spotted deers, Dhikala Chaur and the rare Hog deer. Dhikala is the only tourism zone where canter safari is available.

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5. Bijrani Zone

Bijrani Zone
3.2 /5

32 km
from city center
5 out of 17
places to visit in Jim Corbett National Park

Bijrani is the best zone after Dhikala to spot the royal Bengal Tiger. Characterised by Sal trees, animals like Chital, Sambar and rare Hog deer can also be spotted here. It is also popular among birdwatchers as it houses almost 600 species of rare and migratory birds.

6. Jhirna

Jhirna
3.2 /5

10 km
from city center
6 out of 17
places to visit in Jim Corbett National Park

Jhirna safari zone in Corbett National Park is one of the five tourism zones open to the public. It is popular for tiger and sloth bear sightings. Characterised by dry deciduous forest, animals like deer, nilgai, chital and elephants can also be spotted here.

7. Durga Devi Zone

Durga Devi Zone

16 km
from city center
7 out of 17
places to visit in Jim Corbett National Park

Durga Devi Zone at Jim Corbett is famous for its safari through dense forestation and hilly terrain. Other than regional flora and fauna, the enchanting zone houses a number of exotic birds and, therefore, is a favourite amongst bird watchers. Wild Elephants, Spotted and Barking Deer, Sambar, Jackals and the Black Faced Monkey can also be spotted here.

8. Rock Climbing in Corbett National Park

Rock Climbing in Corbett National Park

8 out of 17
places to visit in Jim Corbett National Park

A challenging sport, rock climbing is a great option for adventurous souls since it involves using all muscle power to climb up an uneven rock formation. With Jim Corbett’s mountainous terrain, it is an excellent destination for rock climbing since there are numerous rocks that are suitable for the activity.

9. Rappelling in Jim Corbett

Rappelling in Jim Corbett

9 out of 17
places to visit in Jim Corbett National Park

Rappelling is quite a popular activity in Jim Corbett National National Park which is known for its wildlife and rugged terrain. It is a sport which involves climbing and then descending down a mountainside in a controlled manner with a fixed rope. Given that the area is full of uneven rocky formations, there are plenty of opportunities to engage in rappelling here.

10. Bird Watching at Jim Corbett National Park

Bird Watching at Jim Corbett National Park

10 out of 17
places to visit in Jim Corbett National Park

Jim Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand is not only home to dense greenery and a variety of animals but also to a multitude of birds. It is an excellent place to go bird watching and take pictures of the different kinds of birds that are found here, many of which are rare and endangered.

11. Elephant Safari at Jim Corbett

Elephant Safari at Jim Corbett

11 out of 17
places to visit in Jim Corbett National Park

Elephant Safari at Jim Corbett is a popular activity, apart from the jeep and canter safari. Done under the supervision of an elephant handler in the daytime or in the afternoon, one would get to go up to the periphery of the park and see tigers, elephants and other animals and birds.

12. Garjiya Devi Temple

Garjiya Devi Temple
3.2 /5

20 km
from city center
12 out of 17
places to visit in Jim Corbett National Park

Dedicated to Goddess Parvati, Garjia Devi temple perched atop a huge rock in the midst of Kosi River is also home to the deities of Baba Bhairon, Lord Shiva, Lord Ganesha and Goddess Saraswati.

13. Corbett Museum

Corbett Museum
3.3 /5

47 km
from city center
13 out of 17
places to visit in Jim Corbett National Park

Located at Kaladhungi, Corbett Museum is a bungalow that earlier belonged to Jim Corbett- the well known tiger conservationist and contains his memoirs, his personal belongings, letters written by him as well as his friends and well wishers, antiques and rare photographs.

14. Kosi River

Kosi River

16 km
from city center
14 out of 17
places to visit in Jim Corbett National Park

Kosi River in Jim Corbett National Park makes a picturesque location with a breathtaking view of the hills in the backdrop and pristine clear waters. Inhabited by mahseer fish, it attracts huge number of migratory birds. It is also popular for rafting.

15. Durga Mandir Temple

Durga Mandir Temple

16 km
from city center
15 out of 17
places to visit in Jim Corbett National Park

Durga Mandir is an ancient temple dedicated to Goddess Durga. The stunning temple architecture with relief work displaying legends of other Hindu deities attracts tourists in large numbers. The temple comes across as quite a surprise in the dense forests of the park but is considered to hold religious importance.

16. Sitabani Temple

Sitabani Temple

32 km
from city center
16 out of 17
places to visit in Jim Corbett National Park

Sitabani Temple is situated in the Sitavani Jungles of the Jim Corbett National Park. It is an ancient temple, famous for its religious significance and temple architecture. The presiding deity is Goddess Sita, who lived in the region during her exile before facing the Agnipariksha.

17. Gyan Yatra

Gyan Yatra

16 km
from city center
17 out of 17
places to visit in Jim Corbett National Park

Gyan Yatra is a program that is designed to share knowledge about Jim Corbett and the flora and fauna thriving inside it to the guests. The program includes nature walks and tours that allows one to see the park from a broadened point of view which is mostly missed on a Safari and realise there is more to the reserve than the wildlife and the resorts.

FAQs on Jim Corbett National Park

Can you suggest an itinerary for Corbett national park?

Jim Corbett being a national park, won't have a particular itinerary. One can take two days to explore the national park, and at the end of the first day, plan a night stay at Dhikala zone to make it an affair to remember. Plan the elephant ride and the jeep ride for your friends and family and roam around the beautiful national park, depicting the beauty and diversity of life in the country.

How can I commute within Corbett national park?

Jeep and elephant safaris are some of the best ways to delve into the wilderness.
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How much does a package cost for Corbett national park?

The packages for Corbett national park start at INR 9000 which can be further customized based on number of people, days, hotel category, vehicle type and customizations. You can have a look at all packages here

What are the top sightseeing places in Corbett national park?

The top sightseeing places in Corbett national park are Jungle Safari in Corbett National Park, Elephant Ride in Corbett National Park, Corbett Waterfall, River Rafting in Corbett National Park, Garjiya Devi Temple, Corbett Museum.
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