Jim Corbett National Park established in the year 1936 as Hailey National Park. Corbett Park has the glory of being India’s oldest and most prestigious National Park.
The park is opened to protect the endangered Bengal tiger.
The park is situated in small town Nainital District, Ramnagar, Uttarakhand.
Corbett National Park comprises 520.8 km2 area of hills. The National Park is an amazing blend of high hills, swamp, River side belts and green meadows.The Park has been divided into five different zones.
1) Bijrani safari zone
2) Jhirna safari zone
3) Dhela safari zone
4) dhikala safari zone
5) Durga Devi zone
This park is famous for a variety of rare flora, wild animals, reptiles and birds species. A pathway adorns with mango orchards leads one into a completely different world housing a record number of 488 different species of plants and 580 birds type. Moreover, a plethora of 25 reptile species and 50 species of mammals are reasons enough to go personal with this wonderland.
Visitors are allowed May to June to visit Corbett National Park.