Durgadevi Jeep Safari / Elephant Safari, Jim Corbett National Park - Timings, Safari Cost, Best Time to Visit

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Distance (From Jim Corbett National Park): 30 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 4-6 Hours

Transportation Options: Cab

Travel Tips: None

At a distance of 30 km from Ramnagar, Durgadevi Zone is the hill safari zone located at the North-Eastern side of the Corbett National Park. Visitors can enter this zone via Durgadevi Gate and need to show the permit at the entrance gate.
Durgadevi Safari zone is a hilly area and is situated along the banks of Ramganga River. This zone is particularly famous for sighting wild elephants and Otters at Domunda Bridge. Famous Masheer fish can also be seen in the waters of Ramganga River in Durga Devi zone. Lush green forest in this range provides ample opportunity for bird watching as well.

Tourist can stay overnight in Lohachaur Forest Rest House of Durgadevi zone. Visitors can take Jeep safari to experience wildlife from close proximity. Durgadevi Zone is open for visitors from 15th October to 15th June and remains closed during monsoon season. Safaris can be booked in advance from the Corbett National Park official website.

Safari Timings: 5.30 AM - 8.30 AM & 2.30 PM - 5.30 PM (Timings change depending on Season)

Jeep Safari Including Permits (Max 6 Persons) - Rs. 8000 per Jeep for Indians & Rs. 15000 for Foreigners

Note: Entry Fee & Safari Charges are subject to change by the management without any prior notice.