It is said that wildlife trip to India is incomplete if you have not visited Dhikala Forest Lodge. So, If you are dreaming of a great vacation and finding it hard work to make it happen, do not worry, we carefully select tour itinerary and make it perfect your dream vacation. If you are wildlife enthusiast, the wildlife tour to Dhikala in Corbett National Park will keep you busy as it is home to many species of mammals and reptiles and it could be an opportunity for you to see the Royal Bengal Tiger. Corbett is among few national parks of India that allows night stay in the heart of jungle.
In the evening we will take you for wildlife Jeep Safari at Sambhar Road and Ram Singh road. Because this is a great time occasion for viewing wildlife especially tiger and sloth bear, black bear, deer, leopard, wild cat etc in the national park. Later return back to the forest lodge. Dinner and overnight stay at Dhikala. This 1 Night and 2 Days Corbett Dhikala Package for 2 persons in Forest Rest House will definitely be an adventurous tour. This package includes breakfast, lunch, dinner and 1 Gypsy Safari inside Dhikala that is considered as the most dense area of the Jim Corbett National Park.
The dhikala forest lodge and rest house booking prices and booking timings are different for Indian and foreign National, The permits and tickets for stay in dhikala forest rest house or safari booking for dhikala zone can be booked from office of the Director at ramnagar, uttarakhand There are five different forest lodges inside Dhikala zone including Dhikala forest lodge, Garial forest lodge, Sarapduli forest lodge, Sultan forest lodge and Khinnanauli forest lodge. All the forest lodges are surrounded by solar wire fencing. Traverse through the thick virgin rain forests to arid landscapes; enjoy the diversity of flora and fauna rarely encountered in such scale and magnificence. Please note, Dhikala Forest Rest Houses & Lodge booking is to be done only through the official government online booking website or through the Director office in National Park, or DFO of the particular range by personal presence on availability.
Dhikala zone offers sighting of variety of wildlife including many rare or endangered species. One of the major attraction of the Dhikala zone is royal Bengal tiger but some of the animals commonly sighted in the dhikala zone are elephants, Spotted deer, Sambar deer, Hog deer, barking deer, common langur, rehusus macaque, wild boar, crocodiles, yellow throated martins, gharials, mahasheer and pythons and snakes. If one is lucky one can also get to see nocturnal creatures like leopard, slot bear, porcupines, and pangolins. Dhikala is also a paradise for birds and one can get to see more than 500 species of birds. More than 300 species of birds are permanent resident of the area. Dhikala zone is highly popular in terms of providing shelter to some of the highly endangered species like hog Deer, gharials, otters and golden mahasheer.
In the morning pick up from Ramnagar railway station and transfer to Dhikala forest lodge. Check-in at the lodge, freshen up yourself and have little rest. After a short break take refreshment and get ready for the game drive. We leave for three hour game drive that will pass through a pristine wilderness area with some of the best sighting of wildlife. Shambar road is the best place to spot tiger. Now you have evening at leisure to unwind in the serene surroundings of forest lodge. Retire for the night after dinner.
A knock on your doors reminds you the start of your day with hot coffee / tea to warm up before you go for elephant Safari. Do not forget to take your camera and binoculars. The two hours elephant ride will be through unrivaled wilderness area with some of the amazing sighting of wildlife to look forward to. Now you have entered into the Dhikala tourism zone which is a well know wildlife tourist destination in Jim Corbett National Park. It is situated at the border of the Dun valley from where from the Ramganga flows in numerous channels. This exclusive zone offers outstanding view of the valley. It gives you an opportunity to discover the most fascinating wildlife territory on earth. Lunch will be served back at the forest lodge. An evening jeep safari gives you a better chance to explore the forest deep and closely. Overnight stay at Dhikala/Gairal forest lodge.
Get ready for early morning game drive in a dense saal forest, grassland of riverine forests, the presence of large water body and its location on the foothills. According to your tour package the last day we take you to Elephant ride. Explore the richness of flora and fauna of Corbett just from a height. Come back to the resort and check out from the resort on time. Later depart by surface for Delhi (260 Kms/ 06 hrs drive).The above package includes the following: