Jhirna is located on the southern periphery of Corbett Tiger Reserve.
The animal population also comprises sloth bear and wild elephants which provide great sights for the wild life enthusiasts. Jhirna zone is open throughout the year. The Jhirna jeep safari zone is one of the most eye-catching spots inside the Corbett Tiger Reserve.
Day visit to Jhirna Zone is through Dhela Gate which is 20 Kms from Ramnagar. Its main topography mainly constitutes deciduous and secondary forest interspersed with plush open grasslands that offer amazingly good visibility of wild animals.
Jhirna Zone – Winter Safari Timings
|Morning Safari – 07:00 am||Morning Safari – 10:00 am|
|Evening Safari – 02:00 pm||Evening Safari – 05:30 pm|
Jhirna Zone – Summer Safari Timings
|Morning Safari – 06:00 am||Morning Safari – 09:30 am|
|Evening Safari – 03:00 pm||Evening Safari – 06:30 pm|
Can be done using the registered jeeps. Taking registered nature guides is mandatory on all wild excursions.
Chaurs (Grass Lands)
Around Jhirna we have a large chaurs (Grass land) known as the Laldhang Chaur. This is the favored area by the wild herbivores like elephants and deers.
The Jhirna Tourism Zone, however remains open for day safaris throughout the year, subject to road and weather conditions.
How to Reach Jhirna
Jhirna gate is around 20 kms from Ramnagar city, Jhirna safari opens round the year for day safaris.
The booking for day visits can be done using the official web portal. During monsoon advance booking of safaris cannot be done for Jhirna gate because in case of heavy rains safaris can be cancelled any particular day, hence permits for the safaris are given on current basis.