Rules & Regulations

 

All the Tourist vehicle must be accompanied with one tourist guide from booking counter.

Entry permit will be issued from 6.00 am to 9.00 am at Pithabata and Jashipur booking counters only.

The tourists will receive entry permits from the Range Officer, National Park, Jashipur, and Range Officer, Pithabata only.

The tourist vehicles will be allowed to enter through Kaliani (Jashipur) Gate and Pithabata gates respectively.

Vehicles are allowed to exit from Kaliani, Tulasibani and Pithabata gates only.

The trip from Jashipur side is consisting of 3 routes, well connected to each other and visitors’ vehicles will be allowed to enter in the morning hours only.

Police personnel will check the vehicles/ visitors along with their belongings at all entry and exit points.

The police would ensure vacation of tourists from Joranda and Bareipani waterfall area by 3 PM and from Chahala by 4 PM every day.

Vehicles violating the rules and regulations in force for the second time shall be barred from further entry into the Sanctuary.

Simlipal Tiger Reserve authority would provide a vehicle for movement of police personnel at Gurguria on tourism matter only whenever required.

In case of break down of tourist vehicle inside the Sanctuary, the inmates of the concerned vehicle would be shifted to Baripada/Jashipur bus stand by vehicle provided by STR authority on payment of Rs.3,000/- which would be collected from the driver of the said vehicle before shifting of tourists. So drivers of tourist vehicles would be advised to be ready for the same, failing which their vehicles shall not be allowed to leave the sanctuary boundary.

Day tourist must plan their return journey in such a way that they leave the sanctuary exit gage at Pithabata/Tulsibani/Kaliani by 5 pm of the same day.

Opening of the Sanctuary for tourism would be reviewed at intervals and suitable decision would be taken depending upon prevailing circumstances.

Tourist would give an undertaking to abide by rules and regulations before entering the sanctuary. The violators would be dealt with as per law.

Only those tourists with confirmed reservation would be allowed to stay inside i.e., at Gurguria and Jamuani. Only 25 vehicles from Pithabata and 35 vehicles from (Jashipur) per day (first come first serve).

Information regarding the number of vehicles entering into the Sanctuary and visitors staying at above mentioned places will be provided to the local police every day.

Two independent teams, one each from Forest and Police Department will be in-charge of management of the tourism inside the Sanctuary.

Simlipal Tiger Reserve authority would provide a vehicle for movement of police personnel at Gurguria on tourism matter only whenever required.