Jeep Safaris

Escorted jeep safaris are available for visiting Bijrani, Jhirna and Durga Devi areas of the Jim Corbett National Park. The safari is essentially for four hours, starting either at around 0600 Hours for morning shift or at around 1330 Hours for the evening one. The visitors are accompanied by trained driver and guide in an open Gypsy. As only limited number of jeeps are allowed into the park in a given shift, it is advisable to get the safari pre-booked.

Jeep safari rates and booking procedure is detailed below for your reference.

Jeep safari rates for Indian nationals.


  • Rs.4,000 per jeep for Bijrani (15 October to 30 June).
  • Rs.4,000 per jeep for Jhirna (Year Round).
  • Rs.4,000 per jeep for Durga Devi (15 October to 30 June).

Jeep safari rates for foreign nationals


  • Rs.4,250 per jeep + Rs.350 per foreigner for Bijrani (15 October to 30 June).
  • Rs.4,250 per jeep + Rs.350 per foreigner for Jhirna (Year Round).
  • Rs.4,250 per jeep + Rs.350 per foreigner for Durga Devi (15 October to 30 June).

Please Note :-


  • The above charges are per entry and include forest permit, guide and vehicle charges.
  • A jeep can accommodate maximum of 06 adults & 02 children of age 11 years or below.
  • The duration of safari is 04 hours, starting either at around 0600 Hours or at around 1330 Hours).
  • The jeep charges applicable for foreign nationals is charged even if there is a single foreigner in the jeep.

Jeep Safari Bookings


The following information is required to facilitate the jeep safari advance bookings.


  • Name, age & gender of all the people travelling.
  • Photo-id number (can be driving licence number, PAN or passport number) of one member per jeep in case of Indian nationals.
  • Passport details of all the people travelling in case of foreign nationals.
  • Date of safari and Corbett zone to which the safari is required.

Please Note:


  • Safaris can be booked 30 days in advance for Indian nationals and 90 days in advance for foreign nationals.
  • The relevant photo-id will be required to be carried in original for the verifications at the gate.
  • Since only limited number of jeeps are allowed in a given shift we cannot guarantee the desired safari bookings, though we shall make all the efforts to do so.

Sitabani Safari (Year Round)


Sitabani forest, at around 40 minutes drive, is the place traditionally associated with Ramayana, as it is believed that Sita was exiled here. The virgin and the thick forest offer incredible wildlife sightings and is a bird watchers paradise. There is also an ashram tucked away in the jungle. The jeep safari to Sitabani forest can be arranged at any time during the day and does not require any prior bookings. Cost : Rs.4,000 per jeep (maximum of 06 Pax) for a 4 hour safari.


Dhikala Canter Safari (15 November to 15 June)


A canter safari to the Dhikala zone of the national park is available from Ramnagar. The safari is for six hours, starting either at around 0600 Hours or at around 1200 Hours. Day jeep safaris are not allowed in Dhikala. Canter can be booked 30 days in advance for Indian nationals and 90 days in advance for foreign nationals. We shall require name, age and gender of all travellers and a photo-id number of any one of the guests to facilitate the bookings. In case of foreign nationals, passport numbers of all the guests shall be additionally required. The relevant photo-id will be required to be carried in original for the verifications.

Cost : Rs.1,500 per adult / Rs.375 per child of 18 years or below for Indian nationals / Rs.3,000 per person for foreign nationals.

Note : Canter safari starts and terminates at Ramnagar; if transportation is required there will be an additional charge of Rs.1,000 per jeep.


Special Remarks


  • The safari, excursion and activity rates are subject to change at any point of time without any prior notice.
  • The safari, excursion and activity rates may vary or may not be applicable for specific dates or periods.
  • All safaris, excursions and activities are subject to availability and/or confirmations.
  • In case any services are withheld, our liability will be limited only to the advance, if any, received against such withheld services.

Night Safari to Sitabani


Whole of forest area in Sitabani is open round the year for Safari tour and there is absolutely no limit of vehicles entering the area. Corbett national park authority will not offer the permit for the entry into zone. Sitabani forest department makes provides the permit for jeep safari. Sitabani forest zone also has popular temple which is dedicated to Lord Shiva. There is shallow brooks flowing through the Sitabani, and it offers enjoyable retreat to the tourists to get through. Tourists can also catch fishes and get all excited about angling. It would indeed be a great idea to take tour to Sitabani and get a real time glimpse. Since you can easily take a walk through the Sitabani, it would become a memorable adventure time of your life.

Sitabani is one of prominent zones which are always full with tourists. Most of the tourists entering Sitabani Jeep Safari zone are avid bird watchers. They have fair inkling to watch birds and the best part is that there are plenty of birds to watch around all through the season. Tourists can also take the glimpse of vultures, which have almost disappeared in the cities and towns.