Our Extraordinary Adventure in Jim Corbett

Posted on Oct 21, 2023 in India Discovery,Student Speak


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This is going to be one of the most informative and fun blogs on Jim Corbett National Park. It contains some amazing facts about the national park and its scenic beauty. This blog will be the ultimate guide for those willing to discover Jim Corbett and determine if it’s the right destination for their next adventure.

Here are some facts about Jim Corbett National Park:

  1. Jim Corbett is Asia’s first national park. Today, the national park is renowned for its extensive flora and fauna. From majestic tigers and elusive leopards to playful rhesus monkeys and graceful rohini deer, it’s a sanctuary for approximately six hundred species and subspecies of birds, including pheasants, hornbills, and larks.
  2. The national park located in the Ramnagar district of Uttrakhand was founded in 1936. It was originally known as Hailey National Park, named after the governor of the United Provinces, William Malcolm. Subsequently, it briefly carried the name Ramganga National Park from 1954-1955. In 1956, it was rechristened as Jim Corbett National Park in honor of the legendary hunter and naturalist, Jim Corbett.

Here are some places to visit and activities to do near Jim Corbett National Park:

  1. Garjiya Temple: This is a very popular temple located along the banks of the Kosi River. Each day, it welcomes a multitude of devotees and curious visitors alike.
  2. Dhangarhi Museum: This is a museum on the national park’s ecology and history. One can find educational exhibits and intricate models of the forest along with watching an engaging 3-D movie.
  3. Kosi River: This is a popular tourist attraction where you can find people taking a refreshing dip along the banks of this river. It is a good place to have fun, watch the sunset and enjoy the mountain scenery.
  4. Jungle Safari: Safari is an essential activity that helps you experience the scenic beauty and the flora and fauna of Jim Corbett. The safari can be accompanied by a guide, who will answer all your queries. It is one of the best and most exciting activities in Jim Corbett.
  5. Bird Watching: Bird watching is very popular in Jim Corbett. There is a large variety of birds in this national park.

Jim Corbett National Park offers great scenic views and numerous tourist attractions for the visitors. It is a perfect forest gateway for adventure seekers, a captivating destination for nature enthusiasts and an invaluable educational experience for students. It is a place one must visit at least once in a lifetime.

Writen By Fatima Jamshed, Manasvi Gandash, Mishika Pal Choudhary & Riddhi Jauhari (Delhi Public School Vasant Kunj).


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