5 Most Popular Safaris to Enjoy in Rajasthan

5 Most Popular Safaris to Enjoy in Rajasthan

Rajasthan is a home of distinctly enriched natural reserves of exotic species of flora and fauna. There are ample of options to enjoy the enchanting safaris in Rajasthan. One of the most prominent safari in Rajasthan is wildlife safari.  Rajasthan is dotted with various national parks and sanctuaries where one can feel pleasure and witness the distinct wildlife species of Rajasthan. To enjoy the wildlife safari the most popular place in Rajasthan is Ranthambore National Park. Apart from this, there are ample of other options to enjoy safaris in Rajasthan.

Top 5 most popular safaris of Rajasthan are

Elephant Safari –

Elephant safari in Rajasthan is believed to be the most renowned royal ride. During the bygone era, Elephant Safari is considered to be the royal safari which was the iconic symbol if the royal family and the most important part of cavalry Rajasthan. The giant mammal has played a most important role in the glorious history of Rajasthan.

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Places to enjoy elephant ride-
Amer Fort is the place where you might find this option else the best way to enjoy with this giant mammal is to opt for a day activity at an elephant farm.

Camel Safari-

Camel Safari is one of the most popular safaris of Rajasthan which make you traverse the abandoned deserted region of Rajasthan. The state is one of the very few which offers you a chance to enjoy Camel Safari in India. Rajasthan is blessed with such a wonderful geographical location which makes you enjoy a camel ride in the deserted area.Camel Safari in Rajasthan

Places to enjoy camel ride- The best place to enjoy camel safari in Rajasthan is Jaisalmer.  

Jeep Safari –

Jeep Safari in the dense green forest is the most amazing thing which you can enjoy in Rajasthan. Jeep Safari in Rajasthan can be best experienced in the wildlife reserve wherein you can also spot the exotic range of fauna species especially Tigers. The best part of Jeep Safari is that it can be experienced in all the terrains.Jeep Safari in Rajasthan

Places to enjoy Jeep Safari- The best place to enjoy Jeep Safari is in Ranthambore National Park which is located in the Sawai Madhopur district. Along with this, you can also enjoy the mesmerizing beauty and tranquil aura of Ranthambore while enjoying the excellent services and amenities of Best Resorts in Ranthambore.

Horse Safari

A unique safari to enjoy in Rajasthan is Horse Safari, you can enjoy scaling the mountains and forest areas with a horse ride. The horse safari can also be done in the city tours, village tours, and local tours.horse Safari in Ranthambore

Places to enjoy Horse Safari-  The best place to enjoy horse safari in Rajasthan is at Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary and Desert National Park.  

Tiger Safari-

Tiger safari in Rajasthan makes you capture the tigers in a wildlife reserve. It is the best for capturing beautiful photographs of tigers. October to March is the best time to spot tigers as at that time tigers reach the nearby water area to drink water.Tiger Safari in Rajasthan

Places to enjoy Tiger Safari- The best place to enjoy tiger safari is in the Ranthambore National Park of Sawai Madhopur district. You can even book your stay in the Maa Ashapura Farm of Ranthambore wherein you can enjoy the other facilities of the resort apart from enjoying tiger safari in Ranthambore.

These are the top 5 safaris which you can enjoy in your Rajasthan tour, and feel the pleasure from the serene and beautiful aura of Rajasthan. These safaris are not available throughout the year so check before u plan and start booking your tour.  So, get your bags packed and have a chance to witness the widest range of fauna species while enjoying the safaris in Rajasthan.

Ranthambore Travel Guide

Ranthambore Travel Guide

Ranthambore National Park is home to a rich flora and fauna where 40 species of mammals, more than 40 species of reptiles, 320 species of birds and more than 300 species of plants can be witnessed. Being situated in the desert state of Rajasthan, this reserve remains dry for a long time and hence, here chances are more for spotting wild animals.

HistoryRanthambore Safarai

Ranthambore Tiger Reserve had been a hunting lodge for Jaipur royal family until it was declared as Sawai Madhopur Sanctuary in 1955. In 1980, some inner parts of the sanctuary were converted into the national park in order to seek protection to the forest area.  Post that, several areas were declared as the parts of the sanctuaries like Kaila Devi Sanctuary and Sawai Mansingh Sanctuary. Finally, a larger part is now known as Ranthambore National Park.

The rich bio-diversity of Ranthambore is there due to the presence of Aravalli and Vindhyan hill ranges. The Vindhyan ranges are featured by flat tabletops whereas the Aravalli has sharp and conical hilltops. The Great Boundary Fault is a geological fault line which runs from the meeting of Aravalli and Vindhyan to the Ranthambore National Park.

Ranthambore National Park is bestowed with water bodies which are great relief for inhabitants in the scorching summers. Also, these lead to a good probability of spotting animals near the water bodies. One can find several structures in the park that will remind you of the bygone era. A majestic fort in Sawai Madhopur was named as Ranthambore Fort after the park was named. The ruins of bygone era, nature, exotic flora and fauna, altogether make a perfect experience for every traveller.

SightingBest time to experience Ranthambore safari

Ranthambore gets least rainfall and the forest is mostly dry-deciduous with short cover of grasses and shrubs. There are very fair chances of sighting tigers as the wide tracks allows for superior tracking of animals. Especially, the Tigers are comfortable in walking on the soft sand covering tracks as it enable them to walk silently without making their prey alert.

Though spotting a tiger is about a good luck but the local guides and drivers have knowledge of movement of tigers. With the interaction of other drivers and guides and observations from past safaris, they predict and find out the tigers in the best possible way.

ClimateClimate ranthambore Tiger

The three seasons- summers, winters and monsoons can be experienced in a year. The summers last from March to the month of June when there are excellent opportunities for spotting wild animals. From July to September, there are monsoons, when the national park remains closed for safari. From October to February, there are winters and gates are open for wildlife safari.

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The forest department conducts wildlife safari twice in a day across the national park zones. First safari can be enjoyed in the morning and second in the evening. There are two modes of safari: 20 seater canter (or open bus) and 6-seater open jeep.

It is better to book your safari in advance to avoid waiting. Generally, a safari lasts for around 3: 30 hours where morning safari starts post 30 min of sunrise and evening safari ends prior 30 min of sunset.

Ranthambore Safari TimingsRanthambore Safari Timings

S.No. Month Morning Trip Evening Trip

1 1st October to 31st October 6.30 A.M. to 10.00 A.M. 2.30 P.M. to 6.00 P.M.

2 1st November to 31st January 7.00 A.M. to 10.30 A.M. 2.00 P.M. to 5.30 P.M.

3 1st February to 31st March 6.30 A.M. to 10.00 A.M. 2.30 P.M. to 6.00 P.M.

4 1st April to 15th May 6.00 A.M. to 9.30 A.M. 3.00 P.M. to 6.30 P.M.

5 15th May to 30th June 6.00 A.M. to 9.30 A.M. 3.30 P.M. to 7.00 P.M.

AccommodationAccommodation in Ranthambore

There are plenty of the best resorts in Ranthambore where you can enjoy indoor-outdoor activities in your leisure time. These resorts offer you luxurious stay with excellent services. If you love camping and want to experience the rustic beauty of Rajasthan then you can also book your stay in the Tent in Ranthambore. The tents are luxurious and provide basic amenities to the tourists.

These holidays, plan your trip to Ranthambore and enjoy wildlife safari with the Tent accommodation in Ranthambore.

Accommodation in Ranthambore

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Ranthambore is famous for its forts, resort and national park. Ranthambore is located in Sawai Madhopur district in Rajasthan. Ranthambore has many nearby attractions like water gateways, picnic spots, wildlife, and historical places. Ranthambore fort lies in Ranthambore national park. Ranthambore is known for its former hunting spot for all the Maharajas live nearby Rajasthan until the Independence of India. Ranthambore National park is covered with 539 different species of flowering plants and different types of fauna. Wildlife sanctuary is known for its animal sighting and a vast variety of different species. Accommodation in Ranthambore

For all the nature lovers a sight viewing in the evening at Ranthambore is very precious. Some of the Resort touches the edges of Ranthambore National Park which are beautifully covered with different styles of flora. A true royalty can be depicted at special tented camps. Many of the heritages is full of luxury and royal locality. Some of the best resorts in Ranthambore resorts are spreaded over 20 acres of greenery all around the villa. The sparkling river, lavish greenery, spa packages, dinner of basic Rajasthani thali (dal, baati, churma, gatte is sabji, masala baati, kadhi ) make a great experience with full of joy and excitement.

Some of the resorts are most nearest to national park and spreaded around 10 acres of land full of greenery. Many resorts have the most luxurious rooms. Resorts are the best for cultural and sports. They are covered with lavish greenery at its boundary. At the time for accommodation at winter’s campfires are arranged.  The Luxury Tents in Ranthambore with private courtyard, balcony for lake viewing and internet access offers a wonderful experience. Accommodations are popular for its jungle safaris, open showers, library, minibars. All the resorts designed very beautifully on leafy surface.Tented Accommodation in Ranthambore

Tent accommodation in Ranthambore can also be a perfect option for accommodation.  A Wildlife jungle camps depict the beauty of nature. Resorts provides the luxury tent, dinner with an outdoor dining tent, an organic garden, a library bar, mud decks, handcrafted swimming pool, jungle spa, laundry, free wifi ,  campfire, medical services on demand, air-conditioned cottages with verandas, minibars, LCD’s, study desk coffee maker and all the necessities for living.
Book luxury resort in Ranthambore for a perfect holidays while enjoying wildlife safari in the Ranthambore National Park.

Wildlife Safari in India

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India houses vast species of flora and fauna in its different regions that can be seen in different wildlife park and animal reserves of different provinces. The government of India provides the facility of jungle safari in the wildlife parks and reserves that help tourists understand the wildlife of India. Golden triangle tour is a famous tour itinerary that is considered perfect for those who visit India for the first time.

If you wish to explore the wildlife of Rajasthan along with Golden triangle tour then Ranthambore National park and Bharatpur bird Sanctuary are the perfect choice as these 2 wildlife reserves lies in the middle of the Golden Triangle tour route. Along with wildlife, you can also find best luxury hotels in Ranthambore and Bharatpur for stay.Tent Accommodation in Ranthambore

The Ranthambore National Park is situated approximately 155 away from Jaipur which is one of the major destinations of Golden triangle tour. This National park is famous for presence of Bengal tigers that can be spotted hunting along with small cubs and roaming in streaks.

This National park is part of arid grasslands of Rajasthan. The Padam Talao lake fulfills the water needs of the animals inside the park. This national park houses more than 539 species of Flora, 272 species of Aves, 40 species of mammals and 35 species of Reptiles can be spotted in Ranthambore National park. Travelers can also choose tent accommodation in Ranthambore for fun.Jungle Safari With Tiger at Ranthambore

The Keoladeo National park name is derived from the Keoladeo Temple of Hindu God Shiva and Ghana which means Dense in local language. This National park is well known as the Baratpur Bird Sanctuary that is a paradise for birdwatchers during winter season. Binoculars are recommended during the Jungle safari, as there are more than 380 migratory and resident Ave species including the Common, Demoiselle and the rare Siberian Cranes.

This national park also houses mammal species like Golden Jackal, Striped Hyaena, Fishing Cat, Jungle Cat, Nilgai, Sambar, Blackbuck and wild Boar. During winter season, travelers can also spot large Indian Pythons which is very rare and dangerous specie of serpents.  

7 Things to do in Ranthambore

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Ranthambore is a home to the biggest national park in India. The natural beauty of Ranthambore and its history entices tourists in large number every year. Well, everyone knows Ranthambore is famous for jungle safari but we are sharing some more things to do along with enjoying the safari in the park.

Ranthambore Jungle SafariRanthambore Jungle Safari

The safari can be experienced in the evening and morning via open jeeps or canter. As, the name says everything- Ranthambore Tiger Reserve is popular for Royal Bengal Tiger but some other wild animals can be spotted too- leopard, chital, nilgai, barking deer and many more.

Tent accommodation in RanthamboreTent accommodation in Ranthambore

Experience the stay at the Tent in Ranthambore and enjoy camping over the glorious lands of Rajasthan. Away from the hustle-bustle of busy life, one can enjoy the relaxing and soulful days in the lap of nature here. Book tiger safari resort Ranthambore, in advance, to avoid the rush.

Climbing upon the Ranthambore FortClimbing upon the Ranthambore Fort

Explore the majestic architecture of Ranthambore and offer your prayers at Ganesh Temple. Watch the beautiful panoramas of Ranthambore at the top of the hills and click the stunning pictures.

Bird Watching in RanthamboreBird Watching in Ranthambore

Ranthambore is a paradise for bird lovers. Early in the morning, you can spot the popular birds like- quails, woodpeckers, nightjars, larks, pipits, Indian courser, Indian skimmer, painted spurfowl etc.

Explore local attractions in RanthamboreExplore local attractions in Ranthambore

Experience the heritage tour of Ranthambore by exploring the following local attractions in Ranthambore- Jogi Mahal, Raj Bhag Ruins, Trinetra Temple, Nahargarh Ranthambore and Ranthambore Fort.

Excursion to Kachida ValleyExcursion to Kachida Valley

If time permits then plan an excursion to Kachida Valley which enables the tourists to witness the rich flora and fauna. Animals such as, deer, tigers and wild boar had been spotted before by tourists.

Horse Safari in RanthamboreHorse Safari in Ranthambore

You can book horse safari holiday packages to enjoy the ride on the un-spoilt terrains over the Marwari horses. The ride routes are chosen randomly by including sandy terrains and hills to get you ride more thrilling.

With the Booking the stay in the best resorts in Ranthambore, plan your trip to Ranthambore and enjoy the above things there.