Uttarakhand, is a state in North India enveloped by the Himalayas, known for its Hindu pilgrimage sites. Rishikesh, a major centre for yoga practice, was made famous by the Beatles’ 1968 visit. The city hosts the evening Ganga Aarti, a spiritual gathering on the banks of the sacred Ganges River. Jim Corbett National Park is another major attraction of Uttarakhand, famous for its thriving population Bengal tigers and other native wildlife.
Corbett national park is one of the most beautiful and picturesque national parks in India. The national park consists of rivers, mountains, grasslands, scrublands and is a part of the Terai belt known for its natural beauty and rich wildlife. The headquarters of Corbett national park is based at Ramnagar. Permits to the National Park can be accessed from here. Jhirna zone and Dhella zone of Corbett national park are open around the year and all other zones are closed during the monsoons.