Dhikala Experience - Travel Idea for exploring Corbett National Park
View of Ramganga Reservoir from Dhikala
Corbett National Park is one of the premium wildlife destination in India and one that is renowned for offering an excellent park experiece. Corbett National Park is renowned for Bird watching, walks and wide ranging wildlife including the Tiger (sightings are not as frequent as it is in parks of Central India).
Dhikala range lies in heart of the core area of Corbett National Park and is one that is opted for by well-heeled wildlifers and bird watchers. Dhikala range is accessible from Bijrani range (45 kms) and lies deep inside Corbett Reserve Forest. Dhikala range accommodation is strictly in form of Forest Rest Houses (FRH) that offer simple no frills accommodation and a true blue experience of staying right in the heart of a reserve forest.
Guests to Dhikala range typically take a 2 night or 3 night package ex-Ramnagar that allows them full access of the area and allows them to enjoy an elephant safari alongwith Jeep safari.
Dhikala range is where guests are able to sight 50 species of mammals including Tigers, elephant and sloth bear, nearly 600+ domestic and migratory birds and rare reptiles.
Dhikala range is not for guests looking for any kind of comfort. It’s a rustic experience. FRH here do offer simple vegetarian meals and have basic electricity for a limited period. Focus here is the reserve forests and therefore attracts wildlife photographers, bird watchers and nature lovers.
Dhikala Range is open 15 Nov – 15 June.