Durgadevi Zone

Durga Devi Zone is a hill safari zone filled with wildlife creatures. It is located on the North-Eastern side of the Corbett Tiger Reserve. The very famous Mahseer fish is also seen within the river water of the Durga Devi Zone. Visitors can easily hire for jeep safari, elephant safari, or canter safari. The Flora of the zone includes Sheesham, Sisoo, Dhak, and Khair which are probably found in the park. There is a lot of vegetation in the zone such as Gajar Sot, Chir Choti, Chir Pine, kanju, jamun, Amla, etc are seen growing in most of the parking area.

Durgadevi Zone offers visitors the opportunity to explore a different part of the park and experience its unique flora and fauna. The zone is characterized by dense forests, hilly terrain, and picturesque landscapes. Visitors can undertake jungle safaris, nature walks, and birdwatching in this area. Durgadevi zone is situated on the hills, thus offering the most enchanting view of nature from the top. Like the other zones, the Durgadevi also provides a natural habitat to survive for wildlife creatures. This view provides a good memory to the guests.

Beautiful and Amazing Attractions

Here are some of the beautiful attractions that are found in the Durga Devi Zone:

  • Jungle Safari:

  • The zone can be visited easily through reserved safaris I.e. elephant, canter, or jeep safaris. It is mandatory to register for the safari to get a close view of the jungle and wildlife creatures.

  • Chaurs (Grasslands):

  • A large Laldhang chaur is the main attraction of this zone. This grassland acts as feed to some of the herbivorous animals of the jungle like elephants and deer. Several wild pigs are also seen here.

  • Flora and Fauna:

  • Sheesham, sissoo, and Khair are some of the most visible trees found in this zone. The only conifer seen in the park is Chir pine. The park is considered home to many wonderful species of animals like the Royal Bengal Tiger, Asian Elephant, Barking Deer, Black-faced Monkey, Duck, Parrot, Emerald dove, Chital, Sambar deer, Rested Kingfisher, Indian Shirks, Cormorant, Teal, Seagull, etc.

  • Accommodations:

  • Accommodation options within this Zone are limited but provide an authentic wilderness experience. The Forest Rest House, situated on the edge of the grassland, is the most sought-after accommodation. It offers basic amenities and allows visitors to immerse themselves in the tranquility of the surrounding nature.

Durgadevi Zone - Day Visit Jeep Safari

Embark on an adventure into the wild with our Day Visit Jeep Safaris in the captivating Durgadevi Zone.

  • Morning Safari: Start your day with the Morning Jeep Safari, where thirty jeeps are ready to guide you through the diverse ecosystems of Durgadevi Zone. Each jeep accommodates a maximum of six individuals, ensuring an intimate and immersive safari experience. As the sun rises, explore the beauty and wildlife that make Durgadevi a unique sanctuary.
  • Evening Safari: Join our Evening Jeep Safari to witness the park's transformation as the day gives way to night. Thirty additional jeeps are set to take you on a magical journey through Durgadevi Zone, offering a chance to encounter the park's nocturnal wonders.

Visitors Season:

The Sonanadi Zone remains closed during monsoons I.e. from 16th June to 14th November and remains open for the rest of the months.

Visitors Timing:

Winter Safari Timing: Summer Safari Timing:
Morning - 7 AM To 10:00 AM Morning - 6 AM To 9:30 AM
Evening - 2 PM To 5:30 PM Evening - 3 PM To 6:30 PM

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