Jhirna Zone

Jhirna Zone is a popular wildlife safari zone located within the Jim Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand, India. It is one of the most popular among all six zones. To extend the field under the Tiger Reserve zone, the farming land has also been included within the reserve territory. There is a vast animal population of sloth bears and elephants. It offers visitors an opportunity to explore the diverse flora and fauna of the region through jeep safaris. It is the most eye-catching sight within the Tiger Reserve. It is characterized by its dense forest cover, grasslands, and numerous streams that flow through the area. The zone is known for its scenic beauty and also provides natural habitat to a variety of wildlife species, including tigers, elephants, deer, sloth bears, langurs, and numerous bird species. One of the unique aspects of the Jhirna Zone is that it remains open to tourists throughout the year, unlike some of the other zones in the national park. It witnesses much footfall all around the year. It is open throughout the year. This allows visitors to enjoy the wildlife and natural beauty of the region during different seasons.

Tourists to Jhirna Zone need to obtain permission from the park authorities to enter the area. The zone is managed by the forest department, which ensures the conservation and protection of wildlife and their habitat. It provides rest houses to the visitors. Experienced guides accompany the visitors on the safari to provide insights and enhance the overall experience. The Jhirna Zone offers nature enthusiasts and wildlife lovers an incredible opportunity to see the beauty of Jim Corbett National Park and encounter its diverse wildlife in their natural habitat.

Beautiful and Amazing Attractions

Here are some of the major sights of the Jhirna Zone:

  • Jeep Safaris:

  • One of the major attractions of the Jhirna Zone is the thrilling jeep safari that allows visitors to explore the wilderness and spot wildlife up close. These safaris are conducted by trained guides who provide valuable insights about the park and its inhabitants.

  • Chaurs (GrassLands):

  • This area is filled with grasses and serves as a feed for all herbivorous animals like deer and elephants. It constitutes a large grassland which is further known as Laldhang Chaurs. The Dhikala Zone is primarily characterized by its expansive grasslands known as "chaurs." These grasslands cover a significant portion of the zone and provide an ideal habitat for various animal species. The chaurs are vast open meadows surrounded by dense forests, creating a striking contrast of habitats within the zone.

    The grasslands of Dhikala serve as important grazing grounds for numerous herbivores, including deer species like spotted deer (chital), sambar deer, and hog deer. These open areas also attract several bird species, making it a paradise for birdwatchers. You can spot a wide variety of avian species, such as the crested serpent eagle, red junglefowl, and great hornbill, among others.

  • Nature Photography:

  • With its stunning landscapes and diverse wildlife, the Jhirna Zone provides ample opportunities for nature photography. Visitors can capture breathtaking images of the flora and fauna, creating lasting memories of their visit.

  • Rich Biodiversity:

  • The Jhirna Zone is home to a diverse range of flora and fauna, making it a paradise for nature lovers and wildlife enthusiasts. Visitors can witness a variety of species including elephants, deer, wild boars, sloth bears, and numerous bird species.

  • Trekking Opportunities

  • The Jhirna Zone also offers opportunities for trekking enthusiasts. Several trekking trails allow visitors to explore the forested areas, offering a chance to observe the diverse wildlife and enjoy the natural beauty of the region.

Day Visit Jeep Safari in Jhirna Zone

Uncover the secrets of Jhirna Zone through our thrilling Day Visit Jeep Safaris, providing an immersive encounter with the diverse wildlife of Jim Corbett National Park.

  • Morning Safari: Kickstart your day with the Morning Jeep Safari, where thirty jeeps are ready to take you on an unforgettable journey. Each jeep can accommodate a maximum of six individuals, ensuring a personalized and comfortable experience. Traverse the landscapes of Jhirna Zone as the morning light reveals the beauty of its flora and fauna.
  • Evening Safari: As the day transitions into the enchanting evening, seize the opportunity for our Evening Jeep Safari. Thirty additional jeeps await, allowing you to witness the park's transformations during the golden hours. Experience the magic of Jhirna Zone as the sun sets, casting a warm glow on the wilderness.

Night Stay in Jhirna Zone

Extend your connection with nature into the night with our comfortable Night Stay accommodations in Jhirna Zone. :

  • Jhirna Zone Rest House: Immerse yourself in the tranquility of the night with our Night Stay option in Jhirna Zone. The rest house offers 2 Double Bed Rooms, providing a serene and comfortable retreat after a day of exploration.

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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