Holiday Trip in Ranthambore

Memorable Vacations with Ranthambore Holiday Packages

Situated on the intersection of Aravalli and Vindhyas, Ranthambore National Park is located around 11 km from Sawai Madhopur. Once upon a time a princely game preserve, it is today the best place to spot the tiger. The geography of this park ranges from conical hills of the Aravalli to gentle and steep slopes of the Vindhyas to sharp. The region has a unique topography, where the jungle is scattered with grasslands at the plateaus, flourishing foliage around the canals and pastures in gorges. The park sprawls across an area of 392 square kilometers. It is one of the most famous and National Parks of India. It is also considered as a heritage site and has been home to many species of plants, birds and reptiles. Therefore, this park draws lot of wildlife enthusiasts and photographers not only from India but across the world. If you want to visit this park, then explore the Ranthambore holiday packages offered by and get the best offer for Ranthambore tour.
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Best Sightseeing Places in Ranthambore

Before going for your Ajmer vacation, be familiar with where you must visit during the trip:

Ranthambore National Park:
Ranthambore National Park has a rich wildlife including Tigers (including the popular diurnal tigers), Striped Hyenas, Leopards, Sambar deer, Nilgai, Macaques, Chital, Jackals, Rufous tailed Hare, Black bucks, Chinkara, Desert Cats, Indian False Vampires, Five striped Palm Squirrels, Indian Flying Foxes, Indian Porcupines, Small Indian Mongoose, etc. So, if you are a wildlife explorer you must make a visit to this park during your Ranthambore travel.
Ranthambore Fort:
Apart from the famous national park, the Ranthambore fort is very popular. Located on top of a hill, this fort provides a spectacular view of the entire park. Besides the breathtaking view, the fort is an historical and architectural wonder.
Padam Talab:
It is the largest lake in the Ranthambore National Park. Padam Talab has been named after the water lilies that grow in the lake during season.
Kachida Valley:
Kachida Valley is located close in the outskirts of the park. This area is popular as it consists of a majority of the Panther population of the park, along with a large population of beers.
Raj Bagh Talab:
The most beautiful lake in the park is the Raj Bagh Talab. The ruins scattered along the edges of the lake add to its attraction. Various animals and birds feeding in the lake are some of other attractions of the lake. Besides all, it is a favorite haunt of the Sambhar deer and prime tiger spotting areas.
Lakarda & Anantpura:
Lakarda & Anantpura situated in the northern and northwestern regions of the park. It is known as the best place for spotting 'Sloth Bears'.
Jogi Mahal:
This place is a rest house in the middle of the forest. It offers a good view of the Padam Talab and is very near to the national park. Jogi Mahal is also said to house the second largest banyan tree in India.

Best Time for Holidaying in Ranthambore

The ideal time to visit Ranthambore / Ranthambore National Park is from 'October to April', as during this period of time the weather is very pleasant and perfect for sightseeing and exploring the wildlife activities. If you want to spot tigers, then visit this park during March or April when the probability of their presence is prominent. The park remains closed during monsoon season (from July to September). So, you should plan your Ranthambore trip during the best time of the year and enjoy sightseeing.

Must Buy Things from Ranthambore

Basically, you won't find any scope for shopping in Ranthambore National Park. However, 3 KM away from the Ranthambore station is 'Dastkar Craft Centre'. This workshop is situated close to Khem Villas. This workshop sells a wide range of handicraft items such as sarees, bedspreads, bags and scarves at reasonable rates. This shop was set up with an aim to promote the low caste women of the village. So, don't forget to buy some of such stuff from your tour.

Explore Options to Reach Ranthambore

Before booking your Ranthambore holiday packages, you should know about the modes to reach this city. Read on to more:
By Air
Sanganer Airport (Jaipur) is the closest airport to Ranthambore, which is about 180 KM away. Several flights operate from here connecting Ranthambore to other cities of India.
By Train
The closest main railway station is Sawai Madhopur, which is well connected to other major cities across India. You can hire a cab or avail the frequent private / public bus services from Sawai Madhopur to reach Ranthambore / Ranthambore National Park.
By Road
Ranthambore National Park is situated just 11 KM away from Sawai Madhopur and plenty of buses ply between Sawai Madhopur and Ranthambore. You can also hire private cabs or taxis from Sawai Madhopur to reach your destination.
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