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About Rajaji National Park

A national park and tiger reserve, Rajaji is spread over 820 km, and park encompasses the Shivaliks, near the foothills of the Himalayas. It is an amalgamation of three wildlife sanctuaries namely, Chilla, Motichur, and Rajaji. The sanctuary has now become the second largest after Corbett. The National Park is named after C. Rajagopalachari (Rajaji), a prominent character in Freedom Struggle and the first recipient of Bharat Ratna. This park is the second Tiger Reserve in Uttarakhand after Corbett. The region is full of dense forests, riverine vegetation, grasslands and pine forests and is home to many wildlife creatures like tigers, elephants, leopard, barking deer, hog deer, nilgai, wild pigs, sloth bears, etc. The park is also home to 315 species of birds, including both residents and migrants.

Highlights

  • Best Time to Visit Morning, Afternoon, Evening
  • Facilities Accommodation. Washrooms
  • Recommended Hours Min. 2 hours
  • Best Visited With Group, Solo, Couple, Family
  • Not Allowed Pets
  • Entry Fee Indians Tourists: Adult: INR 150 (For 3 hours) Vehicle: INR 250 Guide: INR 300 Foreign Tourists: Adult: INR 600 (For 3 Hours) Vehicle: INR 500 Guide: INR 600
  • Allowed Camera, Video

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