Dhikala Forest Lodge


Dhikala Forest Lodge
is the long-commonplace and most preferred destinations in Jim Corbett National Park. It is set at the edge of the Patli Dun valley. River Ramganga streams in various channels from here. Dhikalatour offers a superb uninterrupted panoramic sight of the valley, with the Kanda peak in the background.

The Dhikala Forest Rest House which is found 30 Kms within profound backwoods Dhikala Safari zone can be approached by Dhangarhientry gate which is situated on Ram Nagar Mohaanroad. Corbett Museum is also situated at Dhangarhigate.Private vehicle entry is restricted to Dhikala and is provided in special case.The heaven for wildlife enthusiast Dhikala is located on Banks of Ram Ganga river barrage and river bed of Ram Ganga has huge grasslands which is home of a lot of wild creatures and fowls , accessibility of water , grass is perfect circumstance for herbivore creatures, and on account of herbivores flesh eater animals are additionally discovered listen. You can hear boisterous roars of wild elephants while sitting in rooms at Dhikala Forest Rest House. Group of elephants, deers pack and different animals can be effectively seen in popular DhikalaChaur. it is also home to numerous types of well evolved creatures and reptiles and you can get a chance to see the Royal Bengal Tigers. Hog Deer is another attraction of Corbett Tiger Reserve and Ramganga Reservoir is a perfect spot to watch Crocodiles and Gharials relaxing in the banks of Ramganga. Old healing home in Dhikala is an authentic structure, having been manufactured more than a hundred of years.

Our Dhikala Tour Package provides opportunity to feel the calmness of Ramganga and wilderness of Jungle at a time in Corbett National Park.

Corbett National Park allows night stay in the heart of jungle.

Dhikala Forest Lodge have 32 well-ventilated and maintained rooms with attached bathrooms which can be categorized into six several wings as :

Old Forest Rest House(Number of Room - 05)
New Forest Rest House (Number of Rooms - 04)
All Range Quarters (Number of Rooms - 04)
Dhikala Annexes(Number of Rooms - 07)
Hutment(Number of Rooms - 06)
Cabins(Number of Rooms - 06)

Dhikala Guest house is not luxurious, provides only accommodation and dining. There is a small general store from where visitors can buy necessary things.

Dhikala Forest Lodge remains high on demand so, please book in advance.

 

 

Itinerary

Dhikala Tour - 1 Night &2 Days

Day – 1: Arrive Jim Corbett National Park, transfer to Dhikala Forest Lodge

Morning landing in Corbett.Gypsy pick up from station or if going ahead your own particular vehicle then stop it at the base camp Ramnagar. Breakfast at camp. Board your holding up gypsy and begin your adventure inside wilderness viadhangari entryway. Reach forest rest house going through the thick forests. Check in to forest lodge. Enjoy Lunch, Evening jeep safari/elephant safari, Natural life motion picture and dinner. Overnight very still house.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day – 2 : Jeep Safari in Dhikala

Enjoy Morning jeep/elephant safari in the grasslands of dhikala. After breakfast,  move out of wilderness by via dhangari entry gate going by crocodile point and high bank on the way. Drop for station or camp. Takeoff
Meal: Breakfast

Dhikala Tour - 2 Nights& 3 Days

Live away from city/town pollution, workload tension

Day 01: Arrive Ram Nagar- Reach to Dhikala

Pick up from Ram Nagar railway station and drive to Dhikala forest lodge. Check-in, freshen up yourself, take snack, light meal, or drink and have a little rest. After lunch, go for three hour game drive that will pass go through an untainted wild range which is the best sighting of wildlife. Stroll in the peaceful surroundings of your forest lodge in the evening. Go to bed in night after dinner.
Meal: Snack, Lunch, Dinner

Day 02: Experience the world's most amazing animals Territory (CTR)

Early morning get to get prepared for the paramount Jungle Safari after refreshment. Take your camera and binoculars before getting on the gypsy. Today, the three hours morning safari will be through exceptional wild range with a portion of the astonishing sighting of natural wildlife. This exclusive Dhikala tourism zone offers outstanding view of the Dun valley and Ramgangariver. This is a major chance to find the most entrancing untamed life region on earth. In the wake of returning to hotel, take Lunch. Night is relaxation, appreciate tranquil surroundings of hotel. Go to bed in night after supper.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 03: Corbett National Park to Delhi

In the morning take refreshments, check out from the resort on time and return back to your destination with beautiful memories.
Meal: Breakfast

Dhikala Tour - 3 Nights& 4 Days

Day – 1 :Morning landing in Corbett

Gypsy pick up from Rly. station or if going ahead your own vehicle then stop it at the base campRamnagar. Breakfast at camp. Board your waiting gypsy and begin your trip inside wilderness through dhangarigate.Reach you forest rest house passing through the dense forests. Lunch at rest house.Evening jeep safari, Wildlife movie and dinner.Overnight stay and dinner at rest house.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day – 2 : Morning jeep safari at various regions of park

After morning Breakfast at rest house if you wish to watch the activities of wilderness from a watch tower then drop to watch tower close to river with stuffed lunch. After coming back from watch tower enjoy evening jeep safari. After safari relax inside the campus and feel freshness of the wilderness. Enjoy Wildlife motion picture and Dinner. Overnight stay at rest house.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day – 3 :Explore the wilderness as Day-2

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day – 4 :Morning jeep/elephant safari in the grasslands of dhikala

After breakfast, move out of junglevia dhangarigate visiting crocodile point and high bank on the way. Drop for station or camp. Departure
Meal: Breakfast

Package Includes:

  • Accommodation in forest rest house (Dhikala / Gairal / Sarapdduli / Sultan) as per itinerary
  • Daily morning and evening gypsy safari as per itinerary
  • One elephant safari subject to availability
  • Gypsy charges, guide charges, entry fees, vehicle entry fees and all government formalities
  • Ramnagar Station pick up and drop
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner(Veg.)
  • All applicable taxes

Package excludes

  • Laundry, phone calls or item of your personal nature
  • Anything not mentioned in the itinerary

Booking procedure

  • Names, Age and id proof no.(Driving license) of travellers to be provided
  • Payment has to be deposited only once we confirm the availability of rooms which might take 7 to 8 working days period.

 Terms and Conditions

  • Package validity from 15th Nov to 15th June
  • Package is valid for Indian Nationals only. For foreigners pricing is different
  • No refund in case of cancellation
  • Bookings to be made at least 30 days prior to date of arrival

Note: We make customized tour package according to our valued tourist.

So, please feel free to call us.

Staying facilities are also available at Bijrani, Gairal, Jhirna and Kanda forest rest houses. The government has increased accommodation in recent years by introducing additional annexes and dormitories. These all forest rest houses have solar electric fencing that keeps the tourists safe.

Dhikala Guidelines for Tourists, Drivers & Nature guides

As per Honorable Supreme Court some guidelines has been given to Drivers / Nature Guides and Tourists:

  • Drivers and Nature Guide will wear Olive Green uniform
  • Driver & Guide will wear Plastic id cards and will enter in park with registered tourists only.
  • Keeping Mobile Phone is restricted for drivers & guides and tourists can keep mobile phone switched off mode or in flight mode if using mobile as camera.
  • Use of polythin is totally restricted inside of park , eco friendly waste bags are given at time of entry and it also promotes employment in local people
  • In case of Tiger Sighting one has to see Tiger at distance of 20 Mtrs and stoppage time is 10 mins only , Only two gypsies can watch Tiger same time.
  • Driving speed inside park is maximum 25 kms per hour
  • Shouting is totally prohibited inside of park
  • Pets are not allowed inside of park
  • Carrying firearms are not allowed
  • Walking or trekking is strictly prohibited in side Jim Corbett National Park
  • Driving after sunset is not allowed
  • Cooking is not allowed in Dhikala Forest Rest House
  • Throwing garbage inside of national parks will attract severe penalties
  • Playing any kind of music is not allowed inside of Dhikala or Corbett national park
  • Blowing horns is not allowed in Dhikala
  • Entry in restricted zones are closed for visitors
  • Chasing , teasing or shouting on animals or trying to feed them is totally prohibited and will attract severe penalties
  • Visitors are advised to occupy the accommodation on first day ( in case of 2 days booking ) otherwise booking will be treated cancelled if not informed in advance
    Maximum 2 adults and 2 children ( below 12 years) are allowed to stay in one room at Dhikala , one extra bed can be provided after paying prescribed charges
  • Visitors are compulsorily required to obtain a clearance certificate before leaving Dhikala
  • Visitors are advised to wear clothes of colors which merge with natural surroundings ( khaki , Olive Green or other dull colors )
  • Last entry time from Dhangari gate to enter Dhikala is 4 P.M., Entry will not be allowed after 4 P.M. and booking will be cancelled and no refund will be provided
  • Day visit to Dhikala is allowed by Conducted day tour as canter safari only
  • Entry to Corbett Tiger reserve is on own risk of visitor , The Authorities shall not be responsible in any way for damages caused if any
  • Non Vegetarian food and alcohol is strictly prohibited inside of Corbett Tiger Reserve
  • Wildlife Warden in charge of the sanctuary or the park may for good and sufficient reasons to be recorded in writing cancel the permit
  • All visitors to the Corbett Tiger Reserve are governed by the provisions of the Wildlife Protection Act and rules made there under Director Corbett Tiger Reserve

Humble request: Please follow the rules to avoid any kind of accident.