Find adventures at Jim Corbett National Park
In the last few decades, there has been a drastic change in the holiday trend amongst travellers. These days, most visitors look for wildlife and adventure options during their holidays instead of simply going for any hill station tour.
If you are planning an exciting wildlife tour to refresh your life and experience some fun, then visiting the Jim Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand is all you need. Located in the district of Nainital, India it is a perfect place for wildlife lovers. It is the oldest National Park in India, which was set up back in 1936 to protect the rare Bengal tiger. It is a wonderful wilderness and an exceptional place to see an abundance of plant species, mammals, bird life and reptiles.
As well as getting closer to nature, one can also partake in some exhilarating adventure activities, including the following:
1. Wildlife safari
Wildlife safari is the best way to explore the bewitching woods of Corbett and there are many types of safaris available in the park, such as Jeep Safari, Canter Safari, Elephant Safari, Horse Safari and Bird Safari. It is undoubtedly the best way to track and see the elusive big cats.
2. River rafting
Beating the extreme rapids is an exciting adventure. River rafting in Corbett gives travellers spellbinding views of the Himalayan and this sport can be undertaken by dare-devils of all age groups. The Kosi River flowing on the border of Corbett, offers visitors the perfect opportunity for a river rafting adventure.
3. Fishing and angling
The areas around Jim Corbett offer immense opportunity for Mahseer Fishing. This activity is not permitted inside the circumference of the park but one can enjoy fishing in nearby areas. The glinting rivers Ramganga and Kosi are superior destinations for all those passionate about angling and fishing.
4. Rock climbing
Rock climbing refers to hoisting yourself up the rockface with the help of a rope fixed to the body. It invigorates the adventure aficionado like nothing else. The splendid Himalayan topography near Corbett entices adventure lovers to come here and enjoy the adrenaline high of this extreme sport.
5. River crossing
River crossing is an enlivening adventure activity where thrill seekers can cross the river with a rope tied to the body. This rope is fixed from one side of the river to the other. There is an extra parallel rope attached, which you hold to get the support and movement. The Kosi River is the epicentre of river crossing activity.
Parasailing is an adventure activity extremely popular in Jim Corbett National Park. In this sport, dare-devils are hitched to a canopy that looks like a parachute. This canopy is known as the parasail. This parasail is knocked in the air and travels through the jungle area so you can see for miles around, with an excellent view of the national park.
To enjoy these adventure activities in a comfortable way, a relaxing atmosphere is also important. There are many luxury accommodation options available here including Corbett Leela Vilas, the Corbett Retreat, Dhikala Forest Lodge, Corbett Hideaway, the Wild Crest Resort, Infinity Resort, Solluna Resort and many more.
To get away from the mundanity of daily city life, Corbett is a great destination. For the upcoming season, it is smart to plan a trip here to take a different and engrossing vacation experience. Something really amazing, something very memorable!