UTTARANCHAL WILDLIFE TOURS
Encounter Wild life trip in Garhwal & Kumaon Himalayas. Get an opportunity to be apart of it.Men s greatest gift is the sense of wonder. It is the capacity to observe and reflect on many facets of life, that makes each day different. With that view point the life becomes challenging and exciting. Garhwal Himalayas the land of beautiful flowers and rare animals, offers to us the opportunity to watch, free from our daily lives, the captivating behavior of its animal kingdom.
Imagine the thrill of watching a herd of shy Asian elephants , the excitement of discovering of discovering a group of wild boars, the intensity of photographing a close range chital.and Nilgai. Uttaranchal Himalayas have a few national parks an sanctuaries and all of them have been bestowed by nature with its bounty. These wild life tours are the other attractions for tourists. The Corbett National park ( the first national park of the country now a tiger reserve), Valley Of Flowers (one of the ten proposed biosphere reserves, Nanda Devi Biosphere Reserve (amoung the first three biosphere reserves),, kedarnath Musk Deer Sanctuary, Hari – Ki -Doon Sanctuary and Raja – Ji – National Park are the important centers for wildlife watching. The wildlife Institute Of India, a prime authority farm has been set up near Chopta on way to Gopeshwar, where Musk Deers collected from Kedarnath Sanctuary and other surrounding areas are brought then bred. Rajaji National Park is famous for Elephants.
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|Corbett National Park Package Tours
Duration : 3 Days.
Established : In 1936 as the Hailey National Park, following the advice of the hunter-naturalist Jim Corbett.
Location : In the terai (riverine grassland ) region with the undualating Siwalik foothills of the Himalayas with the Ramganga river flowing through it from east to west.
Size : The park in 1986 covered 200sq miles (520 sq km) and a proposed extension of up to 230 sq miles (600 sq km) is under consideration.
Best time : February to May. Closed from mid June to Mid November during the monsoon season.
Place cover: Ramnagar : Corbett :
Wild life Experience: Jeep Safari, elephant safarie, angling, bird watching, nature walks, Corbett Heritage Trails.
Day 1 : Arrival in Corbett Resort. Dinner & O/N Resort.
Day 2 + 3: Explore Corbett National Park. O/N Resort.
Cost: 1 x 2 Pax : USD 249 Per Person 2 x 5 Pax : USD 219 Per Pax : Above 5 Pax : USD 189 Per pax.
Cost include: Twins sharing Accommodation : Food & Beverage : Wild Life trip : Jeep Safari.
Corbett was constituted in 1935. Corbett was one of the greatest hunters of the last century, who later became a leading voice for conservation and protection of wildlife. The park is home to the Elephant, Tiger, Leopard, Panther , Bear , Jungle Cat, Sambar, Cheetal, Hog Deer, Barking Deer, Goral, Nilgai,Wild Boar, Sloth Bear,Otter, Mongoose, Hare , and many other small animals.
Special Interest Tours
|Activities||Duration||Cost per person||No. Of Person|
|Elephant Safari in Corbett National Park||* 5 nights / 6 days**||Foreign Nationals||Indian Nationals||Minimum||Maximum|
|Corbett Heritage||*6-8 hrs/ Full day||$ 29||Rs.889||02||20|
|Nature Walk||*2 hrs
|Angling||*Kosi : 2 hrs
* Ramganga Full day
|Horse Safari||* 4nights / 5 days**||$ 549||Rs.19489||04||08|
|Bird Safari||*Full day
* 5 nights/ 6 days**
|· For details on special Interest Tours, Please visit our website : www.thehimalayanadventures.com
· **Includes night stays & meals, as per itinerary, rest of them is day program available for resident guest only.
· Important: Entrance Fee in Corbett National Park is subject to change as per the changes by the Forest Authorities.
Encounter Wild life in Corbett National Parks : Special Packages
|1st Oct 05 to 31st Oct 05||1st Nov 05 to 31st Mar 06||Plan||Duration||No. Of Persons|
|Weekdays||Rs. 3889||Rs. 4589|| CP
|Weekends||Rs. 4489||Rs. 4999|| CP
|Weekdays Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Weekends Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Room Category Supplements > Superior cottage: Rs.789
Family Cottage supplement > (2 Adults and 2 kids below 12 years) ; Rs. 1889
Extra Occupancy >
Child between (5 12 years) : Rs. 689
Above 12 years: Rs.889
Special Meal Supplement >
Rs. 889 + taxes per adult per day for 1 lunch and 1 dinner
Rs. 549 + taxes for kids
The Package also includes >
· Ceremonial welcome & welcome drink on arrival
· Fruits basket & cookies in the room
· Tea / Coffee makers in the room
· Kumaon folk dance performance in the evenings
· Slide slow / wildlife movie
· 20 % Discount on Ayurvedic massage
1. Bijrani & Jhirna is a half-day game view drive. Timings: 6 : 30 hrs 9 :30 hrs 1730 hrs
2. Above tariff is (exclusive of entrance fee).
3. Dhikala is full day game view drive (inclusive of entrance fee) : Timings : 9.00 hrs 1700 hrs.
4. Lohachaur & Durgadevi is a jumbo program involving jungle safari, bird watching, nature watching and angling.This is applicable for 06 Persons.
5. Bijrani is open till 30th June. Dhikala till 15th June. Jhirna zone is open throughout year.
Entrance Fee: Per Person / for 4 Hrs
Valley Of Flowers National Park
Duration: 6 Days
Place cover : Rishikesh : Joshimath : Valley Of Flowers : Rishikesh
Best Time : July till Mid October.
Day 1 : Arrive Rishikesh. Dinner & O/N Resort
Day 2 : Drive to Joshimath. 8 / 9 HRs. O/N Hotel.
Day 3 : Drive 1 Hrs. then 5 / 6 Hrs trek till Ghangaria. O/N Hotel.
Day 4 : Trek to Valley Of Flower National Park. Return back to Ghangaria. O/N Hotel.
Day 5 : Trek & Drive to Joshimath. O/N Hotel.
Day 6 : Drive to Rishikesh. O/N Resort.
Cost: 1 x 2 Pax : USD 389 Per Person 2 x 5 Pax : USD 369 Per Pax : Above 5 Pax : USD 349 Per pax.
Cost include: Twins sharing Accommodation: Food & Beverage: Wild Life trip.
The world famous Valley Of Flowers is situated in the upper expansions of Bhundar Ganga in the far interiors of the Garhwal Himalayas.The second core zone of the NDBR consists of the Valley of Flowers National Park. The credit for the discovery of the Valley of flowers goes to the British mountainerrs frank S.Smythe and R.L Holdsowrth who incidentally reached this valley after a successful expedition of Mount Kamet in 1931.River Pushpawati flows through this valley which has it’s source in the Tipra Glaciers which extends upto Ghori Parbat peak. It is as flat valley 5 km. Long and 2 km. Wide . It’s altitudinal range varies from 3200 to 6675 mts.More than 300 species of wild flowers like Himalayan blue poppy, daisy, dianthus, calandula, white and yellow anemones,Marsh marigold,Ranunculus, corydalis,Inula,Brahma Kamlal,Anaphalis,Cypripedium,Strawberry,Epilobium and numerous others bloom and swing with life during July – August.
Rajaji National Park
Duration : 6 / 8 Days.
Established : 1966
Location : At the edge of Dehradun valley.
Size : 95 sq miles (246 sq km).
Best time : October to Mid June
Place cover : Delhi : Rishikesh : Rajaji National Park : Rishikesh : Delhi.
Day 1 : Arrive in Rishikesh. O/N- Hotel / Resort
Day 2 + 3 : Encounter wild life. O/N Resorts.
Cost: 1 x 2 Pax : USD 189 Per Person 2 x 5 Pax : USD 169 Per Pax : Above 5 Pax : USD 149 Per pax.
Cost include: Twins sharing Accommodation: Food & Beverage: Wild Life trip: Jeep Safari
Rajaji National Park, spread in an area of about 820 sq. kms, is one of the additions to the list of national parks in the country.A pleasurable 19 kms drive from Rishikesh take s you to chilla,the core zone of Raja Ji National Park an intresting animal habitat on account of its location at the meting point of the lesser Himalayan Foothills and the beginning of vast Indo Gangetic Planes. One can enconter a great variety of migratory and domestic birds along the Ganges. Arrive Chilla and commence Elelphant ride through the forests. After one hour of wildlife spotting on Elephant we ride the Jeep through the core zone of the National Park.Explore the area and drive back To Rishikesh before the sun sets. Wild life : Elephant, Tiger, Bear, Chital , Sambar,wild Boar , kakar, Python,Monitor, Lizard and large Varity of fauna.
Nanda Devi Sanctuary tour (Nanda Devi National Park tour)
Duration : 12/14 Days
Location : in the vicinity of Nanda Devi Peak, Indias second highest mountain.
Size : 243 sq miles (630 sq km).
Best time : June till October.
Place cover : Rishikesh : Joshimath : NDBR : Joshimath : Rishikesh
Day 1 : Arrive in Rishikesh. O/N Resort
Day 2 : Drive to Joshimath. 8 / 9 Hrs Drive. O/N Hotel.
Day 3 : Drive 1 Hrs. Trek 3 Hrs. O/N Camp.
Day 4 + 5 + 6 + 7 On trek. Explore wild life & flora + fauna. O/N Camp.
Day 8 : Arrive in Joshimath. O/N Hotel / Resort.
Day 9 : Drive to Rishikesh. O/N Resort.
Cost: 1 x 2 Pax : USD 589 Per Person 2 x 5 Pax : USD 549 Per Pax : Above 5 Pax : USD 489 Per pax.
Cost include: Twins sharing Accommodation: Food & Beverage: Wild Life trip.
Nanda Devi Sanctuary is situated in Chamoli district. The present sanctuary came into existence in 1939. There are no roads available and the area is inaccessible. No regular path exists. One can trek from Joshimath i.e. 25 km. by road up to Lata and then 51 km. trekking up to the sanctuary. Fauna includes Snow Leopards, Himalayan Bear, Must-Deer and Pheasant. The best season to visit is from April to May. At present time, no accommodation is available in the vicinity of Nanda Devi Sanctuary which covers an area of 630 sq. km,it is just next to 2nd highest Nanda Devi Peak (7816m) of India.