Corbett Elephant Tour





Itinerary


Destinations :- Delhi, Corbett, Lohachaur, Kanda, Dhikala.



A 8 day elephant and wildlife safari to one of the top National Parks in India. Choose from Corbett. Departs from Delhi.

Tours run from October to mid June.

Day 01: Delhi - Corbett Wild Jungle Lodge


Depart Delhi early morning. Arrive at the Corbett Wild Jungle Lodge  by lunch. Evening walk to the surrounding forest and riverside to observe the flora and fauna of the area. Back to the resort by sundown for campfire barbecue. Dinner and overnight.

Day 02: Corbett Wild Jungle Lodge to Lohachaur 


Early morning game drive by jeep from the resort to the Durgadevi gate and enter the tiger reserve on the Elephants. The journey takes you through a stretch of about 16 Kms through the Ramganga valley to Lohachaur - an Old forest rest house built in the early 1900’s. Enroute you shall pass through some excellent patches of fern laden moist sub tropical jungles and would hope to encounter a variety of wildlife. Lunch is served at Domunda - The confluence point of the Ramganga and Mandal rivers. Post lunch we trudge up the Mandal valley where we visit the ‘chunars’ - a Hill tribe who carve pots out of wood. Arrive at Lohachaur by evening.

Overnight in the forest rest house / tents.


Day 03: Lohachaur to Kanda 


Early morning depart by jeeps to Rathuadhab forest rest house where we meet the Elephants and the Mahouts. Breakfast at Rathuadhab and we travel on the elephant to Maidavan chowki. Post lunch we drive in jeeps to Kanda the Highest forest rest house in the Tiger reserve. Kanda located atop a ridge on the Shivalik ranges is at an altitude of about 1100 mtrs and commands a breathtaking view of the Dhikala chaur and the Ramganga reservoir.

Overnight in the forest rest house/tents.


Day 04: Kanda to Dhikala and back 


Early morning game drives into the national park with packed breakfast. Lunch at Dhikala and evening game drive back to Kanda.

Overnight in the forest rest house/ tents


Day 05: Kanda to Haldupardao 


Early Breakfast and depart by jeeps to Haldupardao forest rest house. This is pure Elephant country and one can expect to see Elephant herds besides other wildlife. Arrive at the Haldupardao Forest rest house by noon. Post lunch a game drive into the Sonanadi wildlife sanctuary - a buffer sanctuary to the Corbett National Park.

Overnight in the forest rest house and tents.


Day 06: Haldupardao to Mundiapani to Gujjar Dera - Palain Valley - Jims Jungle Retreat


Early morning Jeep safari towards the Palain valley. Breakfast at Vatanvasa gate. After breakfast we carry on upstream along the Palain River. Arrive at the Gujjar dera by lunch. Post lunch drive back to the resort.

Overnight at the Corbett Wild Jungle Lodge.


Day 07: Depart for Delhi


Wakeup at leisure. Bid goodbye to team and depart for Delhi after breakfast. Packed lunch en-route. Arrive at Delhi by evening.

Overnight stay in the Hotel. 


Day 08: Delhi


Onward Destination.

Price


Tour Cost



Prices are quoted per person and per booking and are based on the number of adults sharing as given in the booking enquiry. Accommodation supplements are determined by the date the accommodation is occupied and not the departure date (unless otherwise stated).

The only supplements you are likely to see when you book that relate to your choice of flight will be for extra leg room seats, or other optional services (such as seat selection, internet check-in). Mail to Our Specialist. [email protected]

Package Includes:


The Tour cost includes



  • Accommodation on a full board basis.
  • Total of 8 safari drives, full meals, all park entrance fees, local English speaking guide and services of a naturalist during the safari drive.
  • Airport pick up & drop off.
  • A/C rail journey and taxis.


The Tour cost does not include


  • Escort/Accompanying naturalist.
  • Escort/Accompanying naturalist.
  • Tips, video camera charges, (still/digital cameras are free) beverages, laundry, personal insurance or any other expense of a personal nature.

Cancellation Policy


All cancellations must be advised in writing by the lead guest on the booking. Our cancellation charges are based on the number of days before departure that we receive your written request. These charges are a percentage of your tour cost, excluding any non-refundable elements.

  • More than 56 days prior to departure - loss of deposit (amount as advised at the time of booking)
  • 56-43 days prior to departure - 25% of holiday cost*
  • 42-29 days prior to departure - 50% of holiday cost*
  • 28-15 days prior to departure 75% of holiday cost*
  • Within 14 days of departure - 100% of holiday cost*
*being the percentage of the total cost of any applicable refundable amounts (i.e. excluding any non refundable / non changeable elements booked where INDIAN WILDLIFE TOURS have already incurred the cost or charges.) Read more