Corbett Travel Guide
Jim Corbett National Park is located in Nainital in the state of Uttarakhand. It is situated on the banks of the Ramganga River and houses around 160 tigers and has a wide variety of flora and fauna. Named after a famous British naturalist, Jim Corbett, it was called as Hailey National Park in 1936.
The park was constructed to protect the endangered Bengal Tiger. The park consists of dense forests, grasslands, hills and river belts. Other animals to spot are leopard, elephant, deer, sambar, hog deer, barking deer, sloth bear, wild boar and langur. The birds in the park include peacock, pigeon, owl, hornbill, lark, myna, magpie, duck, woodpecker, teal, eagle, stork and more. The months from November to June are the best to visit. The tourist places in and around Corbett are Dikhala, Kalagarh Dam, Corbett Waterfalls, Kosi River, Corbett Museum and Sonanadi Wildlife Sanctuary.Read More Read Less