Best Time to Visit Corbett National Park

Corbett tiger reserve is a popular destination amongst wildlife and nature lovers. It is an ultimate place to escape from the rush of the city life. And this place is best visited during the months of October to March.

However, for tiger sighting, May is considered an ideal month. For your better understanding on which season to visit Corbett, we have mentioned the three visiting seasons below.

Summers in Corbett : March to June

Summers start from March in these parts of Uttarakhand. The temperature may go as high as 40°C during mid-June. However, if Tiger sightseeing is what you came for then, the visitors are bound to catch a sight of the Tiger during the month of May. This month is considered a best month since most of the animals frequently visits the water holes and it won't be humid to tour around the wildlife sanctuary.

This season also allows visitors to get a chance to encounter most of the animals inhabiting in the park.

Monsoons in Jim Corbett Park : July to September

Monsoon is not a suitable time to visit Corbett National Park. Being a wet season, the crowd gets declined, and even the park closes. However, Dhela Zone and Jhirna Zone remains open throughout the year. It is the best time to experience the site if you do not prefer crowd. Though it produces an appealing atmosphere, visiting the park during this season accompanies a high risk of landslides and soil erosion. Nevertheless, the beauty will be at its peak with fascinating greenery and marvellous vegetation all around.

Winters in Corbett : October to February

Corbett National Park during winters is quite pleasant giving a great sight of the birds and animals. And to experience this, the best time to visit is during the months of October to February. During this season, you will find this park surrounded by beautiful and unseen birds. Certainly, this is the suitable season to go for a bird watching tour. However, you may also get a chance to spot a Royal Bengal Tiger and other majestic species of the animal kingdom. Although the day remains quite balmy, night experiences quite a chill with temperatures going down to 5 degree Celsius.