Sarapduli Forest Lodge
Sarapduli forest lodge is located on the way to Dhikala lodge from Dhangari gate 18 kms inside the forest. It is most centrally located rest house in Dhikala tourism zone with close proximity to ramganga river. Sarapduli forest rest house is surrounded with mixed forest and river beds making it one of the best suited forest lodge for wildlife viewing in Dhikala zone. Sarapduli is also the best place in case someone wants to spot crocodile or gharial because of its close proximity of sand banks at ramganga river where these retiles mostly bask the sun. Sarpduli is one of amazing and verdant places to come across in Corbett for the tourists who are just pretty keen to see the Corbett wildlife such as Tiger, elephant and several other varieties of animals. Sarpduli Forest Lodge is strategically located on Dhangarhi-Dhikala road. It is positioned downstream from Gairal on the verge of the southern bank Ramganga while the northern bank is elevated on to a strong peak. Sarpduli is also an ideal place to see the crocodiles and bird watching. The southernmost ridge of Sarpduli Forest Lodge houses the Bijrani and Malani forest rest houses. As the tourists move through the northern side of the northern ridge, they will come upon a forest road running through the reserve forest area. The southernmost ridge houses the rest houses of Lohachaur, Rathuadab and Mundiapani, This forest road bounces from the Vatanvasa gate at the western extreme straight into the Durgadevi gate between Mohan and Marchula in the east.
There are two bedrooms to stay and one 4-bedded dormitory. There is the list of hotels which offer photographs, brochures and several other types of promotional materials, as a result of which you will get through some of the best and real time options to spend your time in the Sarapduli area. You can go through the information updates on the accommodation from authorities of the park. It is also quite necessary that you confirm and check the reliable ways which would you meet along in the right way and in the right direction.
It provides a kitchen facility with a room attendent. Visitors have to bring the raw ration with them which can be cooked in the kitchen facility.
Double bedrooms at sarapduli forest rest house are booked offline from Corbett office at Ramnagar and 3 bed dormitory is booked online at official website of corbett national park.
Sarapduli forest rest house is covered with solar wire fencing for safety of its visitors.
Both the rooms at sarapduli forest rest house have attached spacious washrooms with running water facility with western toilet and wash basin. Even the dormitory has a separate washroom with entry from outside.
Best Time to Visit
The forest lodge is open throughout the year and is therefore accessible at any time. There may also be modifications in the timings, so you must confirm the timing through the Jim Corbett National Park authorities. If you are thinking of choosing the most suitable time to visit Sarapduli Forest Range, then you may visit at any time between November 15 to June 15.
Both the rooms at Sarapduli forest rest house are basic and there are no TV’s, AC’s. Though rooms are big and well ventilated.