Jim Corbett National Park known for tiger safari is among the few national parks of India that permits night stay inside the buffer zone of the park. The forest rest houses are built right inside the core area of the Tiger Reserve, assuring the more real experience of the wild. These rest houses are more than a century old which offers a very interesting place to find accommodation in. A fine balance is created among tiger safari zones and forest rest houses of the park for better tourism management without disturbing the natural habitat of the wildlife species. Here is the list of forest rest houses of the Jim Corbett national Park located in different tourism zones.
Bijrani: Bijrani is one of the prominent zones of the Corbett Tiger Reserve.Bijrani There is a Government forest rest house inside this zone that permits night stay in the lap of nature. The area in and the Bijrani was once dedicated to shooting block during the British period. The area was much loved by the Shikaris as it offered quality of game hunting. As far as the terrain of Bijrani is concerned it is drier and also has more diverse vegetation as compare to Dhikala.
Malani Forest Rest House :
This wonderful forest rest house is located 12 Kms due northwest of Bijrani. Strategically located on the edge of core zone of then tiger reserve, Malani has lot to offer from most picturesque surrounding and solitude. The game drive to Malani is quite rewarding experience amidst nature as its easy opportunity to watch different mammals and birdlife in their natural habitats.