Bijrani Forest Lodge Corbett Park
Peaceful Forest Rest House to Stay in Jim Corbett National Park.
Bijrani Forest Zone
Bijrani is undoubtedly the first preference of tourists and wildlife adventurists as it offers unique topography. The more you explore Bijrani , the more is left unexplored and this goes on and on as you move into the interiors of the Corbett national park. The rippling streams with Lantana bushes along the ridges in fact lend a truly natural and adventurous feel for sure. For the staunch wildlife lovers, it would indeed be great idea to go across the stream as they can easily sight a Royal Bengal tiger, if nothing else. Many a times if not often, Lantana bushes will give you amazing sighting of the tiger. The Mahua flowers available in plenty on the Bijrani trail are enticing for the sloth bears. You can get a perfect view of the Sloth bears crossing your jeep and nothing can be exciting than this cross over. Sloth bears come out to enjoy the sweet nectar of Mahua flowers and seeing them drinking the nectar is indeed an engaging activity.
Flora & Fauna
Bijrani is the place that offers tourists with exemplary diversification in wildlife such as tiger, Wild Dogs, Jackals, Sloth Bear, Barking Deer, Indian Python, Leopard, King Cobra, and Elephant including an array of reptiles and of course the rare birds. Jeep safari is indeed the thrilling as you would explore the rugged terrain of Bijrani , but if you are serious enough to get access to the remote ridges of national park, Elephant safari could be the best option out. The wild dogs or Dhole (popular among the local inhabitants) are found only in Bijrani , and have strikingly focused community hunting technique.
Apart from wildlife, Corbett National Park is also blessed with the variety of natural bounty of various plants and trees. It’s offers plenty of beautiful flora with an area of 520 square kilometres of Corbett Park. There is various species of plants, trees, climbers, grass, bamboos, shrubs and herbs. The most common trees include rohini, karipak, ber, grewia, simal, bael, jhingan, kurha, marorphali, tendu, and khair etc.
Accommodation in Bijrani Forest Lodge
Bijrani Forest lodge is situated in the midst of lush green beautiful forest. Its offers you night stay facility with 6 rooms, which comprises 4 double bed rooms, 2 single bed rooms and 1 dormitory including 4 beds. All the room are very comfortable and clean with all basic amenities. The rest house is located around 9 km inside the forest from the Ram Nagar. It’s also provide canteen and restaurant facility, where you can serve with the variety of delicious foods in buffet at very affordable price.
Non – Vegetarian food and alcohols are strictly not allowed inside the park. You should also carry your disposable and personal items in a carry bag and dispose it out of the park after finishing you tour.
How to Reach Bijrani Forest Lodge
Aamdanda gate is the entry gate to get inside Bijrani zone for safari and stay in Bijrani forest lodge. It is around 2 kms far away from Ramnagar city. Forest rest house is 7kms inside the Aamdanda Gate.
Best Time to Visit
Bijrani gate opens 15th October in every year but forest lodge accommodation facility provides from 15 November to 15 June..
How to Book
Bijrani forest lodge booking for Corbett Park can be booked before 45 days earlier of your boarding date. Foreigner travellers booking date opens before 90 days in advance. Passport Id is mandatory for foreign nation travellers.
Don’t Forget to Carry
- Video camera
- Credit cards
- Travel bag
Jim Corbett Safari Important information
- Visitors must be carry entry permits with ID document, which mentioned in permit.
- Day visit Entry permit for Dhikala Zone is only permitted for the tourists staying inside the forest rest house
- Entry permit to the Corbett National Park is provisional and it can be cancelled or changed without any prior announcement.
- Entry permits belongs to you not transferrable for others.
- Entry to the forest area strictly prohibited after sunset