Jeep Safari Motichur Safari Zone

Motichur Safari Zone is a major wildlife sanctuary located in the Haridwar district of Uttarakhand, close to Haridwar and Rishikesh, about 250 km from Delhi. This wildlife sanctuary, surrounded by a track length of 25 km, is famous across the country due to its dense Sal forest. This zone also includes the presence of spotted deer, sambar deer, barking deer, wild boar and during the summer months, leopards and elephants. Bird lovers can enjoy spotting woodpeckers, hornbills and barbets.

You will experience this Motichoor safari in an open jeep. Which is a circular journey of approximately 2-2:30 hours. In this jeep safari ,you will be aware of the natural features of Motichur zone and its flora and fauna. Safaris are conducted both in the morning and evening. You can enjoy safari at the time you deem appropriate. And if you take a safari guide with you, you will get to know about the ecology and wildlife of the park.

If you also want to enjoy this jeep safari, then to secure the jeep safari, booking can be done online or at the safari gate. Entry fees and permit costs vary depending on nationality. Gypsy (open jeep) safaris generally cost around Rs 1,500 for Indians. 3,000 for foreigners. Travelers are advised to wear comfortable clothing and shoes suitable for rough terrain, carry binoculars and a camera with a good zoom lens for viewing wildlife, and be prepared for sudden weather changes, including possible rain. Maintain silence during safari to reduce disturbance to wildlife.

Aspect Details
Safari Name Motichur Safari Zone
Motichur Safari Zone Track Length Approx. 25 km, Circular
Motichur Safari Zone Duration 2-2:30 hours
Motichur Safari Zone Entry Timings Morning: 6:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Evening: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Motichur Safari Zone Entry Fee Indian citizens
Indian citizens: ₹150 per person
Entry fee: ₹ 250 (one gypsy)
Guide: ₹500 (General Guide) ₹800 (Expert Guide)
Foreigner person: ₹ 600 per person
Entry fee: ₹ 500 per (one gypsy)
Guide: ₹500 (General Guide) / ₹800 (Expert Guide)
Motichur Safari Zone Flora & Fauna Sal forest, leopards, elephants, spotted deer, sambar, barking deer, wild boar, woodpeckers, hornbills, barbets
Motichur Safari Zone Contact No. 📞 +91 98373 89430
Day-wise Booking Visit our jeep safari website for booking in Motichur safari zone.

Jeep Safari In Motichur Safari Zone Timing

  • Morning Timing: 6 am to 9 am
  • Evening Timing: 3 pm to 6 pm

Jeep safari in the Motichur safari area is open in the morning and evening. In summer, you can see small groups of elephants crossing the forest on this safari. Plus, you can also spot a variety of fascinating wildlife. This includes the spotted deer, sambar deer, and barking deer. Wild boars also roam in wooded and unfenced areas.

We suggest you do a jeep safari in the morning. Because in the morning all the animals come near the water area and drink water. This is a great time to see them and capture them on camera.

The cost of a jeep safari in the Motichur safari area is very affordable. You can join us. Our jeep safari promises an unforgettable journey into the heart of nature.

Get ready to cross diverse terrain as soon as you book your Motichur Safari Zone jeep safari. You will have to face dense forests and winding rivers. Strong and reliable jeep vehicles are a comfortable yet adventurous ride. They allow you to access remote areas and see wildlife in their natural habitat.

Motichur Jeep Safari Entry Fee

Jeep Safari Haridwar price is one of the least expensive in the Motichur area. Its length of 25 kilometers. You can conduct safaris using open jeeps that can seat at least six persons. The duration of the safari usually lasts for 2- 2:30 hours.

Indian Citizens Foreigner
Indian citizens: ₹150 per person Foreigner: ₹ 600 per person
Entry fee: ₹ 250 (one gypsy) Entry fee: ₹ 500 per (one gypsy)
Guide: ₹500 (General Guide) ₹800 (Expert Guide) Guide: ₹500 (General Guide) ₹800 (Expert Guide)

To book a jeep safari at Motichur Zone:

  • Go to the Contact Page and find the Jeep safari booking section.
  • Choose your Safari Gate as Motichur Range Safari and fill in your details in the booking form. Read the guidelines before submitting.
  • You'll receive a confirmation email within 12-24 hours. Call +91 98373 89430 for any questions.
  • Once confirmed, you're all set for your wildlife adventure at Motichur Range.

Flora and Fauna in Motichur Range

Motichur Safari Zone is located within the Rajaji National Park in Uttarakhand. It boasts diverse species of flora and fauna. This provides an exciting experience for nature lovers. Which is like this -


Sal forest: It is a dominant vegetation type that forms a dense canopy on the forest floor. These majestic trees have rough bark and glossy leaves. They provide important habitat for many animal species.

Riverine vegetation grows along the banks of the Ganga and its tributaries. Lush greenery includes reeds, grasses, and various flowering plants. It attracts a variety of birds and insects.

Broadleaf Deciduous Forests experience seasonal changes. They display vibrant flowers in spring and golden hues in autumn. Common trees include amaltas (golden shower). Palash is also common, known as the flame of the forest. Another common tree is shisham, or Indian rosewood.

Grasslands: Open grasslands provide pasture for herbivorous animals and offer stunning panoramic views.
You get to see all this vegetation in the Motichur Safari Zone.


Mammals: This is where you get to see, of course, the majestic Asian elephant. Which is often seen in flocks during the summer months. Other mammals include leopards, wild cats, sambar (large deer), spotted deer, barking deer, and wild boar. Primates such as langurs and macaques are also present.

Birds: With over 400 recorded bird species, Motichoor is a paradise for bird watchers. Keep your eyes peeled for colorful peacocks, hornbills, woodpeckers, and barbets. Watch for birds of prey like eagles and owls.

Ohh if you are birding enthusiast do visit Jhilmil Jheel Safari.

Jhilmil Jheel Safari is also one ofe the famous park home to various reptiles.Jhilmil Jheel include pythons, cobras, monitor lizards, and turtles. They play an important role in the balance of the ecosystem.
You can see all this with your own eyes by coming to the Motichur range and sitting in a gypsy. And you can capture those moments with your camera also.

Tips For A Memorable Motichur Jeep Safari

  • Secure your Motichir safari booking in advance. Because during peak season it is difficult to get immediate booking.
  • Dress comfortably and wear shoes suitable for rough terrain.
  • Carry binoculars, sunscreen and a hat for sun protection.
  • Maintain silence and avoid sudden movements to avoid disturbing wildlife.
  • Photography is allowed, but be careful using flash as it can startle the animals.
  • Respect the park rules and regulations to ensure your safety and that of the wildlife.

How to reach Motichur safari zone

Motichur Safari Zone is located in Rajaji National Park in Uttarakhand, India. There are three ways to reach Motichur Safari Zone: road, train and air.

    By Road:

  • If you are coming from Delhi, take NH 334 to Motichur. The distance is approximately 224 km.
  • If you are coming from Dehradun, take NH 72 to Motichur. The distance is approximately 55 km.
  • If you are coming from Haridwar, take NH 58 to Motichur. The distance is approximately 45 km.

    By Train:

  • The nearest railway stations to Motichur Safari Zone are Raiwala, Motichur, Rishikesh and Haridwar.
  • You can take a train to one of these stations and then hire a taxi or rickshaw to Motichur Safari Zone.

    By Air:

  • The nearest airport to Motichur Safari Zone is Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun.
  • You can take a flight to Jolly Grant Airport and then hire a taxi or rickshaw to Motichur Safari Zone.

    Here are some additional tips to reach Motichur Safari Zone:

  • The best time to visit Motichur Safari Zone is between October and March, when the weather is pleasant.
  • The safari zone is open from 6:00 am to 11:00 am and from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
  • You can book your safari online or at the Safari Zone office.
  • A safari costs Rs. 1200 for adults and Rs. 600 for children.