The Wild Crest
Travel Blogs from Corbett
... natural landscape, mountains, forests, wildlife, eco-tourism, sea and desert; you name anything and you will find that in this beautiful country. No wonder why hotels in India are in great demands throughout the year by both local and foreign tourists.
Hotels in India can be categorised into different segments in terms of the facilities on offer. Economy hotels come ...
... by homesick Brits reminded of the Cumbrian Lake District). Now imagine, a steep valley packed with hotels; brightly painted gondola-like boats* and dragon pedalos forming flotillas; and candy floss, lots of candy floss**. That just about sums up Nainital. Oh, and to add to the holiday atmosphere, there's a cable car which runs up to Snow View -- which (on a clear day) has panoramic Himalayan views -- and a mini amusement ...
... some of our stuff. Mum absolutely loved this part as she had never been into the slums. It was nice giving food out to the people who Laxmi told us needed it and lovely for me to see mum get so much out of it. We ended up sitting in a ladies house and having something to eat whilst we gave out some underwear and paracetamol to the women. They were all so grateful they went out a bought us some juice each which was very sweet of them. The whole day was about 10 hours so we ...
Today we got off to a slow start - morning on the Ganges, a look at a Jain temple, then onto the road for what should have been a relatively easy drive. We got caught at a number of train crossings, in one political rally in a city, and got dead-ended at an unfinished bridge, so arrived in Corbett National Park at sunset. Just a few pictures from the road ...
... We had the great pleasure of spending 4 days/3 nights in this oldest Protected Area in India. Created to protect the Bengal Tiger, the park is named after the legendary British hunter, naturalist, author, and conservationist, Jim Corbett. In the 1920’s he was hired by the government to track down and kill man-eating tigers and leopards that were preying on villagers in northern India. His successes earned him high praise and respect. He documented his exploits ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services
- Free parking