Dhikuli Village is located on the periphery of Corbett Tiger Reserve, and is the “tourist hub” of the area. We have the ideal and affordable alternative for you, if you’re not keen on the usual tourist resort.
Community owned Dhikuli Homestay is the perfect location for those wanting access to Corbett Tiger Reserve, we can arrange safaris for you and organise overnight stays in the much sought village after Dhikala and Bijrani zones. It is also ideal for those want to be involved in helping the hands on conservation projects. Short term or long term stays can be arranged depending on the guest’s requirements.
Dhikuli village is on the main Ranikhet road just across are the dense jungles of Corbett Tiger Reserve. On a night you can often hear alarm calls from the jungle, indicating the presence of the local tiger or leopard, and from the living area you can see hornbills, parakeets, monkeys and more. River Kosi flows along the eastern edge of Dhikuli and offers marvellous fishing opportunities particularly for beginners and experienced gillies will ensure guaranteed catch.
Dhikuli Homestay is locally owned and operated, and offers home comforts over lodge accommodation, with simple, comfortable, clean rooms, and Western bathrooms. It also offers a different experience for the traveller – living with the local family and getting to know about its members definitely has its extra benefits, and it gives you brief insight of Indian village life. Delicious home cooked meals are served three times daily and if you want to nibble then tea and coffee are available throughout the day.
The hosts ensure and try their best to see that your interests are satisfied during your stay at Dhikuli Homestay.