A well-known wildlife destination in Sawai Madhopur near Jaipur and also familiar all over India. Wildlife The Ranthambore National Park is home to rich flora and fauna. In one word, Ranthambore National Park is a great reserve in India which is home to many predators and endangered animals living without bars. Here you can witness many unknown and unseen animals with your naked eye.
The Palace on Wheels added this destination in its itineraries to make people witness the most adventurous place in India. In many itinerary packages, Ranthambore National Park will be included with Sawai Madhopur destination. And it will be more joyful and luxurious to reach the Sawai Madhopur through Palace on Wheels.
Once this national park is meant for hunting to the kings of Jaipur. In 1955, this place was established as the Sawai Madhopur Gaming Sanctuary and later it was picked as one of the Tiger Reserve Projects in India in the year 1973. Finally, in the year 1980 it was declared as Ranthambore National Park and later in the year 1991, The Ranthambore National Park was extended with the adjacent forests. This is the small storyline of how Ranthambore National Park spotted.
Wildlife of Ranthambore:
This largest wildlife destination in India is a friendly home to many tigers. The main attraction of Ranthambore National Park is where you can easily spot a tiger with ease. An interesting thing here some tigers will be called with names like Machali (T-16), Sitara (T-28), Dollar (T-25), and the two tigress sisters Bina One and Bina Two. This National Park is home to 40 species of mammals and Reptiles, 270 species of birds, 2 amphibian species, 50 species of butterflies, and 300 species of plants.
Here you can see many endangered animals like leopard, wild boar, nilgai, sambar, hyena, sloth bear, chital, Indian flying foxes, ratels, mongoose, etc. Not only for animals, but Ranthambore is also home to different species of birds like Woodpeckers, Common Kingfishers, Crakes, Snipes, Eagles etc, and the reptiles like marsh crocodiles, cobras, monitor lizards, Indian Chameleon etc. Ranthambore is home to many rare species of flora with thick covered forests.
Safaris that can enjoy here:
The best way to see all the attractions of Ranthambore wildlife safaris is the one and only option. There will be different types of safaris are offered here and they are Jeep Safari and the Canter Safari.
Jeep Safari: Jeep Safari is limited for six members through a Gypsy. It will be more interesting to experience the wildlife of Ranthambore through Gypsy is so comfortable to watch and can take nice snaps of the tigers and other animals. For a single family, Gypsy is the best option.
Cater Safari: Cater Safari is 20 seated capacity vehicle to explore the Ranthambore National Park. It will be so good to see with a group of members and Cater Safari is the best option for the travelers who like to travel with a crew. You can see many sights near the lakes where usually animals roam.
Timing: Timing for Safaris will be different according to the season. So before you go, be known about the timings for the safari. For different months separate time will be allotted.
Major places to be visited in Ranthambore National Park:
Here are some famous places that are spotted in the area of the park known for some major attractions like Ranthambore Fort, Bakula Region, Kachida Valley, Lakarda Anantpura, and Jogi Mahal.
Plan your trip to Ranthambore and know more about the Palace on Wheels departure dates. All these places are known for different seeking attractions like thick forests, forts, and many habitat animals.