- Getting Permits and Reservations for Accommodation
Getting Permits and Reservations for Accommodation
All visitors to Corbett National Park have to obtain permits from the concerned park authority before you make entry to the park. Permits are prerequisite requirement for entering Corbett Tiger Reserve. Tourists can obtain day visit permit at the respective entry gates. However permits for night halts at different forest lodges are issued at Corbett Tiger Reception office at Ramnagar City. Once you obtain the permit, neither it is transferable nor refundable.
Day visits to Dhikala Tourism zone are not permitted except in conducted safari organized by Corbett Tiger Reserve. Only visitors who have prior accommodation reserved can enter Dhikala Zone.
Jim Corbett National Park is among few national parks in India that allows night halts in the heart of the forest. For night halts park administration provides three tourist complexes located at Dhikala, Gairal and Bijrani that offer a choice of accommodation type. Dhikala forest lodge has the maximum bed capacity including a dormitory. Dhikala is the premium zone and most sought after destination for true wildlife lovers. Basic food & lodging facility is available for tourists at other Forest Rest Houses at Sultan, Malani, Gairal, Khinanauli, Sarpduli, Kanda and Jhirna. The Traveler can make the booking minimum for one night and a maximum of three nights only. Some of the other available options where visitors can also stay at the Forest Rest Houses are Lohachaur, Rathuadhab, Halduparao, Mundiapani, Morghatti, Sendhikhal and Dhela.
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Prior reservation for accommodation can be made by remitting the necessary tariffs in advance. Once accommodation is reserved permits can be collected from Ramnagar Reception Office before entering the Park.
Accommodation is reserved subject to receipt of full payment in advance. It is advisable to make bookings well in time. Indian visitors can request for booking 45 days before while foreign nationals can make 45-90 days advance booking. Outside of Corbett visitors can also stay at nearby hotels and private lodges and make day-visits to the park.
Advance reservation for night halts can be made through simply filling the query form and we will get back to you as earliest.