With the spectacular landscape highly rich in wildlife, the Jim Corbett National Park is most famous for being the pioneer in the save tiger project and having the first tiger reserve forest in India. Many thousands of tourists visit this national park every year in the quest of taking an adventurous forest safari and sighting a tiger in its natural habitat at a close distance. However, the visit to this delightful forest is not limited to the adrenaline rushing sight of a tiger, but also a paradise for the bird lovers as well. The various tourism zones of the Corbett National Park are the home to a wide variety of bird species which includes beautiful local birds as well as exotic migratory birds.
The Corbett Park provides shelter to more than 550 species of birds and known as one of the richest bird regions in India. The Birdlife International declared this park as the "Important Bird Area:" (IBA) for being the habitat to such large number of bird species. The few of the prominent bird species which includes Collared falconet, Great Hornbill, Great Slaty Woodpecker, Pallas's Fishing Eagle, Lineated Barbet, Spot-bellied Eagle Owl, Pin-tailed Green Pigeon, Red-headed Vulture, Racket-tailed Drongo, Broadbill, etc. are the real delight for the birdwatchers.
Our 3 days/ 2 nights Corbett Bird Watching tour package is specially crafted to quench the thirsty eyes of bird lovers. Our package offers you to visit the Corbett National Park and enjoy the sighting of the bird flocks and their chirping in the solitary environment of the park
Duration- 3 Days/ 2 Nights
Destination Covered : Delhi -Nainital - Pangot - Corbett National Park - Delhi
Itinerary for Corbett Bird Watching Tour:
Day 01 - Delhi to Pangot
Depart from Delhi by the train and arrive at Kathgodam. You will be received by our representative at the Kathgodam station and then drive to Pangot. Pangot is a beautiful Hill station with a very rich natural landscape. At Pangot, check-in to the wildlife lodge and freshen up. After the breakfast, visit at the Kilbury Bird sanctuary and enjoy the birding. Return to the lodge for the lunch and again in the afternoon, take a walk to Bagger for bird watching and walk across the sylvan thicket. Have your dinner and stay overnight at the lodge.
Day 02 - Pangot to Corbett
In the morning after taking the breakfast start your journey towards the Corbett National Park. On the way to Corbett, make a stop at Mongoli Valley for the birding as this region is also rich in bird species. Arrive at the resort near the Bijrani zone of Corbett, in the Dhikuli village. Get refreshed at the resort and have your lunch, and then take a walk around the Dhikuli village, especially, take a walk on the Loha Pul (Iron Bridge) over the Kosi River and along the Kosi riverbed for the amazingly tranquil natural ambiance and lots of bird watching. Take the dinner and relax for the night at the resort.
Day 03 - Safari in Corbett National Park and then Back to Delhi
Start the 3rd day of your tour with the morning breakfast at the resort and then take the jeep safari ride to the forest areas of Khumeria, Marchula and Sitabani reserve forest. Enjoy the bird watching in these dense green forest areas and then return to the resort for the lunch. After the lunch, take the afternoon jeep Safari at 2.00pm for the Bijrani/Jhirna tiger reserve zone of the Corbett National park. Enjoy birding for 3 hours within the park.
In the evening at 7.00 pm catch the train to Delhi from the Ramnagar station. Our tour service ends here. You will reach at Delhi early morning next day