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An Overview of the Dhikala Tourist Zone

What better than to spend time on a jungle safari and go bird-watching along the trail. People generally love to delve into the majestic wilderness and spend time at the cosiest stays available. Corbett Treat Resort can help our customers to have a profound time within the Corbett National Park and utilize super luxury services. Want to know more? Reach us at our number and get the proper support that you are looking for while staying with us.

A General Topography of the Dhikala Tourist Zone in the Corbett National Park

Dhikala is a popular tourist zone in the Corbett National Park, based in the Nainital district of Uttarakhand, India. It is known for its rich wildlife and majestic beasts of the Himalayan foothill region. The area covers an approximate area of 315 sq. km and is situated on the eastern boundary of the park. Dhikala is known for its beautiful wildlife and scenic portrait, including sambhar deer, bears, langurs, crocodiles, elephants, tigers and a wide variety of bird species. Individuals can also spot wild pigs and hog deer in the Dhikala area.

The zone has several well-marked trails for visitors to explore, including the Dhikala-Chaur trail, which takes visitors through dense forests, grasslands, and rocky terrain. The Dhikala Nature Trail is another popular option, offering a glimpse of the diverse flora and fauna of the region.

Dhikala also offers a variety of staying options for visitors, including resorts, tents, and lodges. Visitors can also book the Dhikala Safari, which helps them to enjoy the wildlife safari with guides. Dhikala also offers a beautiful view of the Ramganga river and a watchtower from where visitors can spot the wildlife from a distance. The zone also offers a library and a museum which are open to visitors.

Canter Safari Timings at the Dhikala Tourist Zone

The safari timings are divided into two slots, morning and evening. The morning safari starts at 6:00 am and ends at 11:30 am, while the evening safari starts at 12:00 pm and ends at 5:30 pm. It is important to note that the Dhikala is closed during the monsoon season, between June 15th to 15th Nov and the best time to visit is between November and June. All visitors must also abide by the park's rules and regulations, including respecting the wildlife and keeping the area clean. Also, there is a limited seats in Canter Safari (16 persons in one Canter), so it's important to book the safari in advance. The common boarding point for the Canter Safari is Ramnagar City Centre.

Canter Safari is a fantastic opportunity to discover the Dhikala Forest and its abundant fauna. The Canter safari is the only method to explore the forest for those who were unable to secure a reservation or rather prefer to choose a much better resort which has all the modern amenities with lot of food options to choose from.


In conclusion, Dhikala in Corbett National Park is a must-visit destination for nature lovers and wildlife enthusiasts. With its rich biodiversity and stunning views, it offers an unforgettable experience for visitors. The safari timings are well-structured, allowing visitors to explore the area during the best hours of the day. However one must take a note the accommodation options run by govt authorities have limited seats with bare basic necessities unlike resorts which are more comfortable and well-maintained. Make sure to book your safari in advance and follow the park's rules and regulations for a safe and enjoyable visit with us at Corbett Treat Resort.

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