Ranthambore National Park is one of the famous National Parks of India and one of the major tourist attractions in Rajasthan. The park is located in the Sawai Madhopur district in the southeast of Rajasthan, which is approximately 130 km from Jaipur. It is considered one of the famous and ancient Maharaja Jaipur hunting ground, nowadays the area of Ranthambore National Park is great attraction of the wildlife tourist point that attracted the attention of many nature photographers and fan.
Ranthambore National Park spans over an area of 392 square kilometers. And neighboring sanctuaries like that - the Mansingh Sanctuary and Kaila Devi Sanctuary.The park is famous for its tigers. Ranthambore Tiger Reserve is one of the best places in India to see the majestic predators in their natural habitat. The Tigers can be seen easily, even during the day to work on their quest-regular hunting and the care of their young.
Ranthambore is also considered as the famous heritage because of the pictorial ruins that dot the wildlife park. Without a doubt, a visit to the Ranthambore National Park is a treat for wildlife and nature lovers. Time spent observing tigers roaming in Ranthambore Tiger Reserve around, green areas, a variety of other types of birds and happy animals is priceless and quite worth exploring at least once in a lifetime.The park also offers a ride to the park which is known as Ranthambore Safari.
Ranthambore National Park contains a wide variety of animals, birds and reptiles inside. Primarlily population is composed of tigers, leopards, hyenas striped, Sambar, Nilgai, common or Hanuman chital langurs, macaques, jackals, wild cats, caracal, lazy bear, black men, Rufoustailed Hare, Indian wild boar, chinkara, palm civets common cat or ToddyLittle mongoose, Small Indian civet and mongoose Commons.
The only amphibian species are the common Indian toad and the frog.
The park is most famous for its daily tigers and is known as the Ranthambore Tiger Reserve
The park also has a large number of swamp crocs Reptiles: snub nose of Marsh crocodiles, desert lizards, turtle, striped kraits, cobras, common kraits, barn barn soft turtles, pythons of India, North India Fin snapped the turtles, the snakes of rats, vipers Russell Vipers Saw Indian scale and Chameleon.
Birds in Ranthambore
Ranthambore, due to its varied terrain and abundance of bodies of water, has an excellent bird population, residents and migrants. In total, a list of 272 species has been documented. Some of the best places for bird watching are Malik Talao, Ranthambore Fort, Rajbagh Talao, Padala Talao and the Jhalra area. The main birds in Ranthambore include Goose, woodpeckers, gray Indian hornbill, Common Kingfisher, bee eaters, cuckoos, parakeets, Asian palm Swift, owl, chotacabras, pigeon, crakes, Snipes, seabirds, seagulls, seagulls, larvanco eagles , Darts, cormorants, herons, herons, herons, flamingoes, Ibis, pelicans, storks, sparrows, shrikes, tree cranes, crows, Orioles, cuckoo, mini grease, drongos, flycatchers, ioras, wood shrike, Sparrows, finches, washerwomen, munias, Bulbul, Mynas, Falcons, etc.
Ranthambore Safari Rides lasts for about three hours. We can choose any of the vehicle for safari, 20 seater open top canter or 6 seater open top gypsy. Each ride costs around Rs700-800 per person. The safari vehicle rides through the different zones in the park .There are many resorts to stay in on the way from Sawai Madhopur to the national park.
Timings to enter and exit to the park vary according to the season.
Very descriptive article about Ranthambore National Park. Till now, I haven't visited any national park. But after reading this article, I would love to visit here. Apart from Ranthambore, I would like to visit Corbett National park located at the foothills of Himalayas in Ramnagar district of Uttarakhand.