Cottage Stay in Jim Corbett
Location: RamnagarCheck-In Time: 11:00 AMCheck-out Time: 11:00 AMGet a captivating experience of riverside stay featured by the mighty Kosi River of silvery sandbanks with the major attraction of animals and plantation against a backdrop of history and culture in Jim Corbett national park. Exotic mixed shrubbery alive with flowers is crossed by pebbled paths leading to charming private cottages. The spot offers 4 luxurious suites all overlooking the riverbed with beautiful setting, excellent cuisine and abundant wildlife. All suites are fully equipped with air conditioning, double beds & en-suite bathrooms. The cottage offers a private viewing deck ideal for board games, relaxing, reading and soaking in the warmth and vibrancy. Thatched roofs, wooden and stone completes the picture of an exclusive getaway. Make it a day at Safari World with a beautiful dining hall completed with a buffet meal to pad and fuel the trip. The place offers many wilderness activities:Walking Safari: There is no better way to truly experience the forest than by walking through it. One will often see and learn more on 100m of a trail than on a 2-hour game drive. The foot safari is an expertly guided tour where one can learn to identify different species by their sounds, footprints and the evidence left in their walk. Experience a variety of flora & fauna by digging them deep into the jungle. There are a number of walking trails from the cottage, varying in difficulty, such as routes into the hills or along the river where numerous pug marks can often be seen. The route will be decided according to the seasonal conditions. Bird Watching: A guide with binoculars & tripods is provided to catch the rich river habitat that attracts Pallas's Lesser and Grey-headed Fish Eagle, numerous kingfishers, Brown and Tawny Fish Owl. The emblematic Great Horn bills journey daily up and down the valley spotted feeding on the ficus trees on the riverside. Many other long tailed colourful birds can also be spotted. Stargazing: Observing the Stars and Constellations in the night through a telescope adds a wonderful experience. The expert will share the information about sky, star constellations, planets that we can see during that particular time, as well as star clusters, nebulae and nakshatra along with scientific and mythological concepts. Angling: Demonstrate some fishing skills with modern fishing rods. Be guided by experts to score a catch in the rich waters of Kosi river.How to Reach: The spot is located a short drive from Durgadevi gate. It is approx 2 hours 15 min from Nainital & the nearest railway station is Ramnagar which takes approximately 2 hours. E-rickshaws are available from the airport & railway station. Shared & private cabs are also easily available to reach the spot.