Ranthambhore National Park is one of the largest national parks in northern India and best place to spot majestic tiger in their natural jungle habitat. The park is a Tiger Reserve,wildlife sanctuary and the best place to spot wild tigers in Rajasthan,situated in the Sawai Madhopur district. Ranthambore wildlife sanctuary is a deciduous forests and home to major wild animals include tiger,leopard, nilgai, wild boar, sambar and a wide variety of birds.
Ranthambore tiger reserve is known for its tigers,can be easily spotted in daytime at the lake side, hill fort and valley route. A tigress known as Lady of the Lakes was the queen of Ranthambore, T19 daughter of Machli is the current queen tigress of Ranthambore National Park.
The park of Ranthambore is the home of more than 300 species of the birds and a paradise for the bird watchers. Most common birds of Ranthambore are rufous treepie,pied kingfisher,crested serpent eagle,plum-headed parakeet,Indian peafowl and grey francolin, the game bird of India.
Ranthambore Fort is the most visited places in Sawai Madhopur district of Rajasthan,lies within the Ranthambore National Park. The fortress is famous for wind palace,beautiful lake and most visited Trinetra Ganesha Temple.
Trinetra Ganesh Temple is the very old temple on the palace of Ranthambore fort, located in the fort of Ranthambore. The Trinetra Ganesha Temple is one the most renowned and oldest temples in Ranthambore along with Dakshineswar Kali Temple,Jain temple and Shiva temple.
Ranthambhore National Park is also home to one of the largest Banyan tree of India,just behind the Jogi Mahal in route number 3. The gigantic banyan tree is considered to be India’s second largest banyan tree and one of the major attraction of park.
Dry deciduous forest of Ranthambore is 392 km long forest,situated in the Sawai Madhopur district. The forest is bounded to the north by the Banas River and the Chambal River, Aravali range of mountains traverses through the Ranthambhore National Park.
Padam Talao is the largest lake of the many lakes located inside the park,Malik Talao and Rajbag Lake are two more most beautiful lake inside the Ranthambore tiger reserve. These lakes are filled with mugger crocodile, water birds and Sambar deer, Machali Tigress Lady of the Lakes is known as Crocodile Killer.
Ranthambore wildlife park many magnificent creature on earth that includes tigers,leopard,wild boar,sambar deer,spotted deer, striped hyena,southern plains gray langur and sloth bear. The Ranthambore wildlife sanctuary is also home to a wide variety of plant,trees and wild birds and reptiles.
The 275 km long core park area has been divided into 10 different safari zones including buffer zone,Zone 1 to 5 are famous as best route for tiger spotting in the park. Zone 1 belongs to Sultan,Zone 2 Krishna and Machli,the most famous tigress of Ranthambore National Park was the queen of Zone 4.
Safari rides are carried out at 6:30AM and 14:30PM and each safari rides lasts for about three hours. There are two options of vehicles for the safari ride in the park, 20 seater canter and 6 seater open gypsy.