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Discovering Dhikala: The Crown Jewel of Jim Corbett National Park

  • Entry Gate to Dhikala zone – Dhangarhi Gate

Dhikala is the largest and most beautiful zone of jim corbett national park with most of the safari routes on the side of Ramganga river. Dhikala is the named after the chaur or grassland od Dhikala which is one of the biggest grasslands in asia. The tourism area of Dhikala zone has sal forests, mixed forests, river beds, grasslands supporting life of varied species of wildlife. Ramganga river is the lifeline of Dhikala zone and is the reason for good density of wildlife in the region. Every season brings new forms of beauty in Dhikala zone and is a treat for those who love nature and wildlife. It is also a great place for those who wish to relax in the natural environment away from the polluted cities.

Nestled within the heart of Jim Corbett National Park, Dhikala stands as the crown jewel of this iconic wildlife sanctuary. Renowned for its breathtaking landscapes and rich biodiversity, Dhikala offers an unparalleled experience for nature enthusiasts and wildlife lovers alike.

1. Wildlife Encounters Amidst Nature's Grandeur:

Dhikala is celebrated for its diverse ecosystems, providing a haven for a myriad of wildlife species. From the elusive Bengal tigers to herds of spotted deer, wild elephants, and an array of avian wonders, Dhikala showcases the untamed beauty of nature. The grasslands and riverine belts create a unique habitat, making it a prime location for wildlife sightings. A journey through Dhikala unfolds as an immersive safari adventure, where every moment holds the promise of encountering the mesmerizing wildlife that calls Jim Corbett National Park home.

2. Dhikala Forest Lodge:

At the heart of Dhikala lies the iconic Dhikala Forest Lodge, offering an authentic stay amidst the wilderness. This government-operated lodge provides a unique opportunity to immerse oneself in the sights and sounds of the jungle. The lodge overlooks the Ramganga River, providing not only a serene backdrop but also a front-row seat to the vibrant wildlife activity along the riverbanks. Accommodations at Dhikala Forest Lodge range from cozy cottages to dormitories, catering to the diverse preferences of visitors seeking an authentic and comfortable wildlife experience.

3. Dhikala: A Photographer's Paradise:

For nature photographers and enthusiasts, Dhikala presents a canvas of unparalleled beauty. The varied landscapes, from dense forests to open grasslands, offer a plethora of opportunities to capture the essence of the wild. The Ramganga River, flowing majestically through the region, adds an extra layer of charm, creating stunning reflections of the surrounding flora and fauna. Every click of the camera in Dhikala becomes a moment frozen in time, encapsulating the raw and unfiltered beauty of Jim Corbett National Park.

In essence, Dhikala in Jim Corbett National Park is not just a destination; it's an immersive journey into the heart of nature's grandeur. Whether you're seeking thrilling wildlife encounters, a tranquil retreat, or the perfect shot to capture the essence of the wild, Dhikala offers an experience that lingers in the memory. Explore Dhikala, and let the enchantment of Jim Corbett National Park unfold before you.

4. General information for visitors

  • Dhikala forest rest house and Gairal forest rest house are the only two forest rest houses in dhikala zone which offers canteen serving buffet meals. All the other forest rest houses have kitchen facility attached and guest have to bring their raw ration which can be cooked in the kitchen.
  • It is not allowed to walk inside the national park other than the fenced area of the campus of your rest house.
  • Even if visitor is staying in forest rest house, safaris will happen only as per the scheduled timings of safari, which are decided by forest department and the timings of safari change from one season to other.
  • It is not allowed to take private vehicle inside Corbett national park and visitors can only take green colored gypsies registered with forest department for safari and stay. The vehicle will stay with the tourists for the complete duration of its stay inside corbett national park.
  • Smoking and drinking inside corbett national park is an offense.
  • It is mandatory to have guides during safaris in dhikala zone. The guides are available at most of the forest rest houses inside dhikala zones.
  • Accommodation inside the national park is basic with no TVs, Acs and most of the rest houses don’t have electiricty supply either. Anyone plannning to stay inside the national park should have expectations only in terms of natural beauty and not for luxury by any means. In case one can not compromise on luxuries, there are luxurious private resorts available on the periphery of the national park.
  • All the meals inside national park are vegetarian. It is not allowed to carry non veg inside the national park.
  • Littering inside the national park is not allowed and tourists are requested to carry litter bags available at dhangarhi gate of dhikala zone and carry back all the litter.

5. Safari Routes

Some of the major safari routes and tourist attractions at dhikala zone and their proximity to respective rest houses are mentioned below

  • Dhikala chaur, Thandi sadak, Mota saal, Sambar road - Near Dhikala forest rest house
  • Kamarpatta road, ramsing road and chaur, phulai paar, high bank – Near Khinnanauli rest house
  • Champion road, High bank, gorkha sot –Near sarapduli forest rest house
  • Crocodile point, Gairal tiraha, shikari batiya – Near Gairal forest rest house
  • Sultan sot, shikari batiya, saaj garhi sot – Near sultan forest rest house
  • Though we have mentioned the proximites of different safari routes with forest rest house but tourists staying in any forest rest house in dhikala zone can visit all safari routes in dhikala zone.

6. Forest rest houses in Dhikala zone

There are 5 forest rest houses / Lodges in dhikala zone for tourists.

  • Dhikala forest Lodge
  • Gairal Forest Lodge
  • Sarapduli Forest Lodge
  • Khinnanauli forest Lodge
  • Sultan Forest Lodge


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