Get a feel of the hidden treasures of Corbett with The Jamoon Bush Lodge'. Stay at our Lodge, nestled amidst rich Sal forest of Corbett. Walk on the footsteps of Jim Corbett, along the serene Ramganga river, the lifeline of the region and experience peace, tranquility and nature's symphony. Learn the secrets of hidden trails used by Tigers, Leopards and
Elephants with our Trail monitoring activity. Wake up to the sound of birds and watch the winged wonders of Kumaon from our in-house bird-hide. Evenings at The Jamoon Bush Lodge' are spent under a starlit sky, with a camp-fire to keep you warm, amidst valley that reverberates with tales of tigers as told by Sir James Edward Corbett.
True 'Raw Wilderness' experience
Walking Safaris next to the Ramganga river
Experience magical Dawn, Dusk & Night Skies
Observe wildlife from atop our Machaan
Remote & Camera-trap photography
Bird-watching: 400+ species of birds
Photography through Hides near private waterhole
Bonfire evenings under the stars
Authentic local cuisine & Jungle theme meals
Suggestive Itinerary 2 Nights 3 Days
Day Highlights - | 4WD Drive to reach Basedi | Trek to The Jamoon Bush Lodge | Check-in & Breakfast at the Lodge | Orientation Session | Trail Camera Installation | Lunch | Sunset with Hi-tea | Bonfire Evening under a starry sky | Bush-Dinner |
Early Morning Tea & snacks followed by a briefing by the Naturalist, about the Drive and Trek . Departure to The Jamoon Bush Lodge'. An open 4 WD Jeep ride alongside rich Sal forest of Corbett takes us to Basedi Village. Trek 3.5 kms downhill to "The Jamoon Bush Lodge' from the drop-off point (Walking/ Hiking Sticks will be provided to the Guests and all the Luggage will be carried by Porters and Ponies). Arrive at The Jamoon Bush Lodge', a perfect place to experience raw Wilderness. Check-in the Bush Cottage. An Orientation and 'Do's & Don'ts' session by the Naturalist, along with Welcome Drinks followed by Breakfast. A short walk to install Trail Cameras provided to the Guests along with the Naturalist and terrain guides at various locations identified by the Team. Walk back to the Lodge.
Down time for some leisure and rest or indulge in watching birds around the Lodge. Enjoy Lunch at the 'Gol-ghar, an open air restaurant. Enjoy evening Tea and Snacks. As dusk settles enjoy the evening along with Bonfire and Barbequed snacks, under a roof of stars and listen to the stories about Jamoon, Tigers & Jim Corbett.
As you seek warmth in the crackling fire, heed and observe the sounds from the wild, they will remind you of the presence of prowling predators in the jungle around. You can also observe trails around the Lodge using a Night-Vision Monocular from our Machaan. Enjoy the local cuisine freshly cooked on Chulhas for Dinner.
Staying here at the Night will give you can experience of a life-time, which you may never encounter in a luxury resort or a hotel. Retire to the cottage for the night, to find your bed comfortable and cozy. As you lie down on your bed, getting ready to sleep, you'll hear a virtual orchestra of strange sounds playing deep in the woods. Experience these sounds as you fall into a pleasant and sweet sleep.
Day Highlights - | Nature-Walk along the Ramganga river | Breakfast at Riverside | Bird-Watching | Lunch at the Bush Lodge | Walking Safari | Pug-Mark Casting | Sundowner at the banks of the Ramganga river | Bonfire Evening with story-telling session with Locals/Naturalist | Bush-Dinner | Stargazing Activity |
Wake up early to the sound of Birds chirping just outside your cottage tents. Enjoy a hot cup of Tea/Coffee and head out for a Nature Walk along the Ramganga River with the Naturalist. As you walk on the banks of the Ramganga, experience the magic of rising mist as the sun pierces through it to reveal the gurgling river. Watch the morning activities of Redstarts, Bulbuls and Bush-chats or lookout for a Pied Kingfisher hovering to catch a fish.
As you appreciate the serene nature of the landscape, it is time for breakfast, and we have organized a meal for you just next to the flowing river. Enjoy hot food by the riverside as the splattering water forms music to your ears. Walk back to the Lodge. Rest for a while or indulge in a Bird watching session around the lodge. You'll be surprised to see colourful and rare birds within the boundaries of our property itself. One can see Nuthatches, Barbets, Tits, varieties of Bulbuls, Woodpeckers and even extraordinary species like the Maroon Oriole, Green Magpie and Collared Falconet in the campus. Enjoy watching the winged wonders of Kumaon to your heart's content. After some leisure, proceed for Lunch at The Bush Lodge. Post a hearty meal, go for a Walking Safari' along the Ramganga, and walk on the trails of Tigers, Elephants and Leopards. As you observe and walk in the wilderness, you may see Pug-marks of these predators on the soft sand. If you find a clear footprint you can cast it with the help of our naturalist. Walk to the riverside and enjoy the sun shining on the moving water, you may decide to go for a swim or
witness the gathering of fish in clear waters. Relish a Sun-downer on the banks of the Ramganga and savor the moments of the setting sun.
Walk back to the Lodge. Take some time to relax and get fresh. As it gets dark and cold, the bon-fire awaits you to provide it's warmth. Sit around the fire and enjoy the delicious barbeque. As the locals join in, ancestral stories about the region and their encounters with the Wild denizens unfold. It is a time for sharing your feelings and returning to the simplest & purest parts of life in these mountains.
As the fire crackles, you start hearing the sounds of the jungle - A trumpet of an Elephant in the distance or an alarm call of a deer from the woods nearby, making your heart thump with excitement. Enjoy food cooked in 'Pahadi Style' for dinner. And conclude a perfect day, gazing at a blanket of stars shining above. Retire to the cottages for the Night.
Day Highlights - | Nature-Walk to retrieve Trail Cameras | Breakfast at the Lodge | Check-out and Head back to Basedi | Drive to The Riverview Retreat | Late Lunch at The Riverview Retreat | Review of footage captured on Trail Cameras along with the Naturalist | Check-out & Depart for next destination
Early Morning Wake-up Call. After a cup of morning Tea/Coffee, a walk in the wilderness to retrieve the Trail-cameras installed at various locations along with the Naturalist. You can also laze around in the campsite enjoying the scenic beauty amidst the chirping of birds, swaying Sal trees and the mountains beyond. Post breakfast at "The Jamoon Bush Lodge', free time to pack your luggage and memories of reliving the days of Sir Jim Corbett.
Checkout and trek back to Basedi in the pristine forest of Kumaon. From here, drive back to The Riverview Retreat for a late Lunch. Spend some time to rest and relax. Check the astonishing animals, captured on the Trail-cameras along with the Naturalist. You'll be surprised to see the results. Checkout and depart to the next destination with some amazing memories and experiences of living at The Jamoon Bush Lodge.
The tour ends here.
**Please note small changes in itineraries may be necessary due to unforeseen circumstances. However modification,
if any, will be made in the best interests of the group or individual and you will be fully informed of any changes.
Otters on the bank of Ramganga at Jamoon
The Jamoon Experience
Special Introductory Offer for a couple for stay till 31st October 2022 only
Special Offer – INR 34, 999 /+ Applicable Taxes
Duration : 2 Nights & 3 Days
( 2 Nights at The Jamoon Bush Lodge )
Accommodation at The Jamoon Bush Lodge for 02 nights for a couple
All meals at The Jamoon Bush Lodge
Including Riverside Breakfast, Bush Dinner, Barbeque during Bon-fires
Transfers to and fro to the drop off and pickup point of The Jamoon Bush Lodge by 4 WD Jeep
Accompanying one Naturalist/ Guide throughout the trip
All wildlife observing arrangements including Binoculars, Trail Cameras
Mineral water bottles during the trek
Assistance on arrival & departure at The Riverview Retreat
Use of Photography Hides
Terms & Conditions:
Booking Confirmation is only subject to receipt of full advance payment from the guest/ their representative travel agent or tour operator at our Office
Rates are valid for both Indian & Foreign Nationals
Check Out Timing- 1100 Hrs; Check In Timing- 1300 Hrs.
If arrival time is not mentioned, the reservations will be released at 1800 Hrs.
• Within 15 days of Arrival Date/ No Show: No Refund
However following deductions would be levied:
15 Days to 30 Days prior to Arrival - 50% of the total package cost
30 Days & More - No Deductions would be levied
• In case of refund, 2% cancellation charges would be levied
Since the rates and availability of our rooms are dynamic in nature, they are subject to change without prior
Taxes as per notification from the government
All jurisdictions are subject to the District of Nainital only
We accept Visa and Master Credit/Debit Cards and Bank Transfers only
Call our Naturalist for customised Itineraries.