The Ramgaga river is rich with Mahsheer fish and Crocodiles and Gharials. The elevation of park ranges from 400 to 1220 Meters.
Further north from Jim Corbett National park is the famous Uttarakhand hills rich with its flora and fauna. The area is full of exotic bird species and a delight for keen bird watcher and photographer.
It is important to book this tour well in advance to reserve the desired entry to the parks. It can be cold during morning safari on this tour. Please do ask us for a list of items to carry. You will spend time in the foot hills and up in the himalayan hills, beautiful landscape and rich bird life as well as Tigers, Leopards and Elephants of Corbett that you will see on this tour......apart from other rich flora and fauna.
Dates and Prices
Mid November to April is the best time for this tour.
First Departure - 20th November'2018
Second Departure - 17th December'2018
Third Departure - 19th January'2019
Fourth Departure - 07th March'2019
Please write to us for prices and related details.
Individual departures available
Day 01 - Arrive at New Delhi
Day 02 - Delhi to Ramnagar
Day 03, day 04 and Day 05 - At Jim Corbett National park
Birding near the Ramganga River can be particularly rewarding for Lapwing, waders, mergansers and various other waterfowl. Birds to be seen: Kalij-Pheasant, Great-Slaty Woodpecker, Stork-billed and Crested Kingfisher, Brown and Tawny Fish Owls, Ibisbill, Great Thick-Knee, Mountain Hawk Eagle, Grey Headed and Lesser Fish Eagles, Indian Pitta (summer only) and Bright-Headed Cisticola. A wide variety of sub- Himalayan forest birds and western Himalayan species are present in the winter. (Woodpeckers, drongos, thrushes, chats, warblers and babblers) .
We will stay inside the jungle in the forest rest house for a truly authentic wildlife experience.
Day 06 - Jim Corbett National park to Pangot
Overnight stay at the lodge in Pangot. Birding on the way to Pangot.
Day 07, 08, 09 and day 10 - In and around Nainital , Birding
Birds to be seen: Black-headed Jay, Eurasian-Jay, Chestnut-headed Laughing thrush, Spotted–Laughing Thrush, Ultramarine Flycatcher, Spotted Forktail, Altai, Rufous-breasted and Black-throated Accentors, Russet-Sparrow, Collared-Grosbeak, Lammergeier, Himalayan-Griffon, Rufous-bellied Woodpecker, Scaly bellied Woodpecker, Himalayan Woodpecker, Greater-Yellownape, Lesser-Yellownape, Orange-flanked- bushRobin, White-tailed Nuthatch, Hill-Partridge, Rufous-throated Hill Partridge, Bush Quail, Kalij Pheasant, Koklass Pheasant, Cheer-Pheasant, Orential-turtle Dove, Spotted Dove, Beautiful–Finch, Brown-bull finch and many more. Thrushes, chats, warblers and Rose-finches in winter.
Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 10 - Drive to Mukteshwar 2286 Meters
Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 11 and 12 - Mukteshwar
Day 13 - Mukteshwar to Binsar
Day 14 and 15 - Birding at Binsar and enjoying the himalayan views
We can expect to see Kalij-Pheasant, Cheer-Pheasant, Koklass-Pheasant, Hill-Partridge, Rufous-throated Partridge, Bush-Quail, Chukur, Mountain Hawk-Eagle, Sparrow Hawk Eagle, White-capped Redstart, Grey-winged Blackbird, Rufous-bellid Rock Thrush, Scaly Thrush, White-collared Blackbird, Long-tailed Thrush, Blue-capped Redstart, Ultramarine Flycatcher, Rufous-bellied Niltava, Grey-headed Canary, Flycatcher, Verditer Flycatcher and White-tailed Nuthatch to name a few.
Day 16 - Binsar to Kathgodam drive and board overnight train to Delhi
Day 17 - Arrive Delhi and fly out.
An Extension to Bharatpur and Chambal with Ranthambhore is recommended for this tour.
Day 18 - Board train from Delhi to Sawai Madhopur and upon arrival we will transfer you to your pre-booked resort outside the Ranthambhore National park. Time permitting visit the park for afternoon game drive
Day 19 - At Sawai Madhopur - Visit Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve for Am and PM open Jeep safaris with our driver and jungle guide.
Day 20 - At Sawai Madhopur - Visit Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve for Am and PM open Jeep safaris with our driver and jungle guide.
Day 21 - At Sawai Madhopur - Visit Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve for Am and PM open Jeep safaris with our driver and jungle guide.
Day 22 - Sawai Madhopur to Bharatpur , PM Visit the famous bird sanctuary to see its rich bird life
Day 23 - AT Bharatpur - Full day in the park to see its bird life and more
Day 24 - Bharatpur to Chambal via Agra (On the way visit Taj Mahal), upon arrival at Chambal transfer to the Chambal safari Lodge
Day 25 - Morning and evening river cruises on river Chambal to sight its rich bird life and wildlife
Day 26 - Chambal to Delhi and departure.