HOW TO REACH CORBETT NATIONAL PARK
ABOUT CORBETT NATIONAL PARK
Located in the district of Nainital in the Indian state of Uttarakhand, Jim Corbett National Park is one of the oldest national parks in India. The park was named after the hunter and conservationist Jim Corbett. It was established in 1936 as Hailey National Park. The prime motto of the park is to preserve endangered Bengal Tiger which is the main objective of the Project Tiger , an Indian Wildlife protection initiative. There are around 488 species of plants and diverse range of fauna. Thousands of tourists visit this place to enjoy the picturesque landscape, pleasant climate, verdant natural greenery and several other attractions in Corbett.
MORE ABOUT CORBETT NATIONAL PARK
You can book hotels/ resorts/ camps/ rest houses and permits for the safaris in Corbett at just few CLICK of mouse. You can also enjoy several other benefits and discounts offered by them. Patanagar airport is the nearest airport to Corbett, situated at a distance of appx 70 km from Corbett National Park. Situated at a distance of 60 km is the Ramanagar railway station that connects Corbett to various other cities like Delhi, Haridwar, Lucknow, Kolkata, Mumbai, Amritsar and Varanasi. If you are willing to discover the hidden natural beauty, Corbett is definitely the best place to go for. Apart from rail and air, Corbett National Park is well connected by roads as well. There are state as well as private buses that connects this wonderful land to different cities across the state. There is no problem regarding how to reach Corbett due to great transport facilities available.
Various attractions in Corbett are: Corbett Waterfall, Elephant Ride, River Rafting, Jungle Safari, Corbett Museum, Fishing, Biking, Adventure sports etc.
Best time to go Corbett is October– June
Jim corbett national park railway station is at ramnagar town and the nearest airport is at phool bagh near rudrapur. We also arrange pick-up facilities from ramnagar railway station, which is close to jim corbett park, other than moradabad, kathgodam, rudrapur.
How to Reach Corbett National Park
Ramnagar is perhaps the best approach to the Corbett National Park which forms the headquarters of CTR. This small city is well connected by road and rail network with major cities of India like Delhi, Moradabad, Nainital and Bareilly. Once you reach Ramnagar, then it takes only half an hour to reach Corbett National Park. The park is around 15 Kms from Ramnagar railway station.
CONNECTIVITY TO CORBETT NATIONAL PARK
How to Reach Corbett National Park BY FLIGHT -
Instead of Ramnagar you can a get flight to Dehra Dun Jolly Grant Airport on regular basis.
Corbett Park Office of the Director - Dehra Dun Airport (DED), Dehradun, Uttarakhand - 220 km away appx
Corbett Park Office of the Director - Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL), New Delhi, Delhi - 240 km away
Corbett Park Office of the Director - Rudrapur- Phool Bagh Airport- UdhamSingh Nagar - 80 KM away
(all distance are approximates)
How to Reach Corbett National Park BY TRAIN
There are regular trains from other major cities of the country to Ramnagar, the nearest railway station to corbett national park. You can reach Ramnagar and Corbett National Park by Train from Ahmedabad, Baroda, Mumbai, Agra, Varanasi, Lucknow, Kolkata and many other connected stations...
Railway Station(s): Ramnagar Railway station code (RMR)
How to Reach Corbett National Park BY BUS
Ramnagar has a very good network of road that connects the different cities. The Corbett National Park is situated at an approximate surface distance of 260 Kilometer from India's national capital Delhi. The state government of Uttarakhand plies buses at a short interval of time from Delhi, Moradabad, Haldawani, and Nainital that reaches Corbett directly.
Distance of Corbett National Park from Major Cities:
Delhi: Delhi - Moradabad - Kashipur - Ramnagar - Corbett Park (260 Kms)
Nainital: Via Kaladhungi to Ramnagar - Corbett Park (62 Kms)
Lucknow: Lucknow - Bareilly - Kicha - Rudrapur - Kashipur - Ramnagar - Corbett Park (436 km)
Dehradun : Dehradun - Ramnagar - Corbett Park (232 km)
(all the distance are approximates)
Jim Corbett National Park
Ramnagar is the Gateway to the Jim Corbett National Park - Jim Corbett Wildlife Sanctuary - The Land of Tigers. Jim Corbett National Park is 51 km north of Ramnagar. Established in 1936 as the Hailey National Park, Corbett National Park is the oldest and one of the most sought after national parks in India. It is India's first sanctuary to come under Project Tiger. The park was named after the hunter-naturalist turned author and photographer, Jim Corbett who lived in the region and contributed in setting up this park. Visitors can move about in vehicles inside the park area after making entries at the respective gates. Tourists can drive their own cars inside Corbett or can hire vehicles from Ramnagar. Permits are necessary for entering Corbett Tiger Reserve. For day visits, permits are obtained at the respective Entry Gates. However, permits for night halts are issued at the CTR Reception Office at Ramnagar. Other places worth visiting in the region are the Crocodile Pool, Dhikala Machaan, Getheryo Library (Dhikala), Corbett Museum (Dhangadi gate), Corbett Falls. There is a booking counter where bookings can be made for the guest house and Jeep Safari.
Garjiya Devi Temple
Garjiya Devi Temple is situated on a huge rock amid the River Kosi, 14 km from Ramnagar. It is a very famous temple and a large fair is organized at this Shakti shrine on Kartik Purnima that draws a large number of pilgrims and devotees. It is said that a couple has to go in that temple to take the blessings of the Garjiya Maa who is the presiding deity.
Seeta Bani Temple
Seeta Bani Temple is dedicated to (Godess Sita) Devi Sita, consort of Lord Rama. It is believed that she entered into the lap of Mother Earth here. Every year, a fair is held here during Ramanavami. It is located at a distance of 20 km from Ramnagar.
Near by Locations
Villages near Ramnagar are Patkot, Kotabagh, Bhalaun, Amgarhi, Perumadara, Tanda, Haldua, Bohrakot, Dhikala and Mohan. There is a check post for Kumaun and Garhwal from Mohan, there are two ways which lead to Garhwal and Kumaon for places like Ranikhet, Betalghat, Chaukhutia and the border Dharchula for Garhwal, Dhomakot, Maithanaghat and Tihri which is at a distance of 450 km from Ramnagar. Chaukhutia, Masi are nearly 125 km, 113 km respectively from Ramnagar.
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