Dhikala Canter Safari is a popular wildlife safari in the Corbett National Park located in the Indian state of Uttarakhand. Canter safaris are conducted by the forest department, and they offer a unique way to explore the natural beauty and wildlife of the park.
The Dhikala Canter Safari is conducted in the Dhikala Zone of the Corbett National Park. The canter is a 16-seater open-air safari vehicle that takes visitors on a tour of the park, allowing them to witness the diverse flora and fauna of the region.
The safari usually lasts for about four hours, during which visitors can spot animals like tigers, elephants, deer, wild boars, and more. The Dhikala Zone is known for its dense forests, grasslands, and riverine belts, which provide a natural habitat for a wide variety of wildlife.
It's important to note that the Dhikala Canter Safari requires prior booking, and visitors are advised to make their reservations well in advance to avoid disappointment. Additionally, visitors are required to follow all the rules and regulations of the park, and are expected to maintain decorum and discipline during the safari.
The first step is to visit the official website of the Jim Corbett National Park, which is managed by the Forest Department of Uttarakhand. The website is https://www.jimcorbettnationalpark.in/.
Once on the website, you need to click on the "Online Dhikala Day Visit Booking" tab, and then select "Day Visit Booking" from the drop-down menu. Next, you will need to select the date and time slot for your canter safari, along with the number of visitors in your group.
You will then be prompted to enter your personal details and make the payment for the safari. It's important to note that the canter safari bookings for the Dhikala zone are subject to availability and need to be made well in advance to avoid any last-minute disappointments.
Alternatively, you can also book the canter safari through private Corbett Tourism tour operators and Corbett Tourism travel agencies that offer customized tour packages to Jim Corbett National Park. These operators can provide you with additional services such as transportation, accommodation, and meals, making your trip to the park a hassle-free experience.
|Price (Indian)||Rs. 1600/- Per Person||16 Seats in One Canter|
|Price (Foreigner)||Rs. 3000/- Per Person||16 Seats in One Canter|
|Safari Zone||Dhikala||Boarding from – Ramnagar|
|Safari Time||Morning (6:00 Am to 11:30 Am)||Evening (12:00 to 5:30 pm)|
Canter Safari Booking Opens 45 days advance basis.
Canter Safari is possible morning and evening timings only .
Morning Time: 6:0 Am to 11:30 Am and Evening Time: 12:00 to 5:30 pm.
Please keep your mentioned ID details with yourself during your canter safari tour. It will be checked at the entrance gate.
Canter Safari is possible only in Dhikala Zone of Corbett Park.
Alcohol and non-vegetarian food are not allowed. All your personal and non-biodegradable remains like tin cans, plastic, glass bottles, metal foils, etc. should be put into a carry bag and you should dispose of it off after you finish the tour. This is to keep the climes and animals in the Dhikala zone safe.
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