Established in 1936, the Jim Corbett National park, India is a favorite holiday spot for most nature lovers and shares its name with the famed hunter turned wildlife lover. Located in India in the district of Nainital, which is a part of the state of Uttarakhand. The Corbett Park spread over an area of approximately 500 sq. km. and is famous as the residence of tigers and elephants. However, not many people are aware that the park is also home to hundreds of different types of plants and animals and hence is renowned as a real heaven for nature and wildlife lovers.
It is a little known fact that this national park was the first wildlife sanctuary to have been granted the status of a tiger reserve. People from all corners of the globe visit this park with the hope of seeing the ferocious Bengal tiger in it its natural habitat. The park management offers Corbett National Park tour in open jeeps which enables visitors to get closer to nature and enjoy its treasures in an unhindered manner. In addition, visitors can also choose to take part in a variety of other fun activities which are both adventurous and nature related. These include climbing rocks, catching fish, enjoying wildlife safaris on elephants or even the patient task of bird watching.Given the immense area of are of the Corbett national park, spending a few days in the area is the only way to fully explore it and experience its beauty. Although the park is open for visitors all through the year, the best period to visit it is between November and June. Nature lovers have much to look forward to during a visit to this park as in addition to providing a rich variety of flora and fauna, it provides a beautiful view of the Himalayan foothills along with scenic landscapes along the banks of river Ramganga. The park is extremely tourist friendly and provides a variety of accommodation options which include, resort hotels and forest lodges. Enjoying the luxury and hospitality of a Jim Corbett National park hotel is a great experience in itself and is sure to make their trip once in lifetime event. Whether you are and wildlife freak, willing to explore nature in the hope of uncovering its vast secrets, or whether you just want to spend some great time close to nature, this oldest wildlife park of India has something for everyone. So, plan a visit to this extremely beautiful place and fall in love with the best nature has to offer.
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