One of India's best known and oldest wildlife sanctuaries, the Jim Corbett National Park, a part of the larger Corbett Tiger Reserve, a Project Tiger Reserve lies along the Ramganga River at the foot of the Kumaon Hills. It is named after Jim Corbett, the famous naturalist and the legendary hunter of the man-eaters of Kumaon. The main areas for tourists are the Dhikala Tourism Zone (entry through Dhangarhi Gate) and the Bijrani Tourism Zone (entry through the Amdanda Gate). The magical landscape of Corbett is well known and fabled for its tiger richness.
Corbett has the glory of being India's oldest and most prestigious National Park. It is also being honoured as the place where Project Tiger was first launched in 1973. The magical landscape, the sighting of tigers, elephants, and the most varied wildlife makes it fascinating to visit.
The closest domestic airport to Corbett National Park is 50 kms away from Corbett National Park at Phoolbagh, Pantnagar. At 295 Km from Corbett National Park, the nearest International Airport is at Delhi.
Ramnagar is the only nearest railway station to Jim Corbett National Park. A direct train to Ramnagar runs from Delhi. Alternatively, one can reach up to Haldwani/Kashipur/Kathgodam and come to Ramnagar by road.
Ramnagar is well connected via road to Lucknow,Nainital, Ranikhet, Haridwar, Dehradun and New Delhi.
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