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  • Ranthambore is an amazing location in Rajasthan that boasts about the National Park which is one of the quite famous ones in India. Check this list where you can find the best places to visit in Ranthambore. Among the attractions, Ranthambore National Park has a number of visitors round the year since it has a wide range of rare animal and bird species.

    The three lakes in the vicinity of the park enhance the total beauty of the region. Thus the park and its surrounding can be listed out as one of the major places to visit in Ranthambore. When you plan to visit Rajasthan, consider this park as the best among other places to visit in Ranthambore within which you can spot ruins of many ancient structures, valleys, thick forests, and, museums. Jeep safari or canter safari is a major attraction inside the park.

    Hence when you check this list of best places to visit in Ranthambore, you will obviously get stuck at jeep safari or canter safari. Thus, never forget to plan a tour to see this great attraction among the frequently reviewed best places to visit in Ranthambore.

  • Popular Places to Visit in Ranthambore

  • 01Ranthambore Fort

    Ranthambore Fort
    Among the best places to visit in Ranthambore, Ranthambore fort is an unavoidable spot which lies within the national park vicinity near the Sawai Madhopur. It is a well -known space since the rulers of ancient period used to reach here for hunting. It played a definite role in making the tourism part of Rajasthan to the next level.

    The fort exhibits the exemplary glory and valor of Hammir Dev of the Chauhan dynasty. Also, it is considered as a precious spot since it is one of the World Heritage List. The fort is located amidst a pristine location abundantly nurtured by thick green forests and salubrious climate. In addition, nearby the fort, you can witness different types of valleys, lakes, picnic spots, wild life species etc. Along with the fort, there is a history travelled; the history of wars and captures, different conquerors and the changes happened to the fort in time to time.
  • 02Padam Talao

    Padam Talao
    Padam Palao is the largest lake inside Ranthambore National Park. At the edge of this lake, you can see the very famous Jogi Mahal. The lily flowers which are the reason for the lake to get its name as Padam Talao will be seen in abundance during the season. The surrounding of the lake is beautified with thick green forests.

    Along with it, the relishing sights of umpteen numbers of birds coming to the lake will attract everyone’s eyes and heart. In the early morning and evening, you can also see the wild animals coming to drink water from the lake. The National Park’s whole beauty is enhanced by the presence of this picturesque lake filled with lilies at times. The rare sights of Chinkara are possible at the very edge if this particular lake.
  • 03Malik Talao

    One of the three lakes in Ranthambore National park, Malik Talo, comparatively the smaller is considered to be a must visit among the places to visit in Ranthambore. Nestled amidst the huge green forest, it acts as a haven for thousands of migratory birds as well as Marsh crocodiles.

    Whenever you visit Ranthambore National Park, never forget to visit this particular lake which opens to the visitors at two different timings either in the morning or in the evening. You might get to see some variety types of birds as well that come to catch their food from the lake. The view of the surroundings will nourish your eyes undoubtedly and it will be obviously a picturesque nature everywhere. Also if luck favors, you will spot the wild animals coming to drink water from the lake at times.
  • 04Raj Bagh Talao

    Raj Bagh Talao
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    Raj Bagh Talao is comparatively the most beautiful among the three lakes within Ranthambore National Park. The ruins at the extreme edges of the lake add more beauty to it. Since it is located amidst the lush green forests reserve, the wildlife animals are the frequent visitors to the lakes for drinking water.

    The sambhar deer is a regular visitor who eats the grass present on the floor of the lake. Rare types of birds, animals, and species come around the vicinity of the lake in the morning and evening when the weather seems to be cooler. It is a tiger spotting area as well along with other rare animals in the park come since the area has a wide range of forest area and water resources.
  • 05Rajiv Gandhi Regional Museum of Natural History

    Rajiv Gandhi Regional Museum of Natural History
    The Rajiv Gandhi National Museum or The Regional Museum of Natural History, Sawai Madhopur is India's fourth regional museum of natural history and it is termed as one of the best places to visit in Ranthambore. The museum has the exhibits of rare plants, animals and, geology of the Western part of India. The main aim of this museum is to create awareness among the public about the importance of preserving the flora and fauna which are very rare in the surrounding.

    It helps to understand the diversity of earth as well. There are three floors in the museum but the visitors have access only to the ground floor where 'Biodiversity of Rajasthan or Forests and Wildlife of Rajasthan' are mainly exhibited. The facsimile of animals such as chinkara (gazelle), leopard, lion, and tiger are the main attractions along with the collection of village dioramas of the Bishnoi community and Rajasthan rural area.

    Location: Ramsinghpura, Sawai Madhopur, Ranthambore, Rajasthan
  • 06Kachida Valley

    Among the best places to visit in Ranthambore, Kachida valley will be top on the list since it is such a serene valley that consists of many rocky outcrops and low hills. It is located on the outskirts of the park and nestled amidst the lush green forests. You can have a close look at the valley by reaching there by a jeep.

    Panther is the major animal species found here since they avoid getting into the deep jungles not to make contacts with the tigers which will end up in tigers eating the panthers. Here you can see a great population of bears as well. Also, the valley is a haven for unseen flora and fauna due to the presence of its perfect climate. On top of that, the lakes nearby are an addition to the whole beauty of the place.
  • 07Dastkar Ranthambore

    Dastkar Ranthambore
    When you visit Ranthambore, visit Dastkar Ranthambore where people gather to collect quality hand-made bags of clothes. It is a women's self-help initiative which focusses on making cloth bags to overcome the domination of plastic bags. This initiative aims to reduce the number of plastic litter that ends up as huge heap which leads to the destruction of our natural environment. The bags made by these people are available at a feasible rate.

    Different types of bags of different size and colour come to the market and they attract the young ladies visiting Ranthambore National Parks. These bags are really user-friendly due to its appealing size and alluring patterns. The particular self-help group was established in the year of 1989 and still continues to make a number of multi types of bags and totes. Since they are hand- made, it gets more demand from local as well as tourists. You will get the opportunity to select from the wide range of designs; especially of wild animals, birds and, forest creatures.
  • 08Ranthambore School of Art

    Ranthambore School of Art
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    Get this opportunity to know more about the arts prevailing in Ranthambore with a visit to the most exciting place in Ranthambore that is Ranthambore School of Art. It is located a couple of kilometers away from Sawai Madhopur junction. The major paintings seen here are of the rare wildlife species present in the wild forests of Rajasthan. Through the paintings, the school preserves the natural life and making the public aware of the importance of saving the wildlife for the existence of earth.

    The school has artists from the adjacent villages. The students from the school visit the National Park to spread their thoughts of preserving the natural biodiversity. The school has watercolour paintings, charcoal, poster colour painting on silk and black and white sketches as well. The paintings will be placed on famous exhibitions through which amazing thoughts are being transferred to the public.
  • Off-Beat Things to Do in Ranthambore

  • 09Jeep Safari

    Jeep Safari
    Ranthambore national park does have a wide range of wildlife collection which will make your eyes get amused. This particular national park is considered to be one of the greatest places to visit in Ranthambore. Jeep safari is a best option to go deep into the jungles to meet the inhabitants closer and feel good. Jeep or canters are allowed inside the camp and at a time four jeeps or canter can go inside and not more than 16 jeeps will be allowed to go inside the park a day.

    Jeep safaris can be done either in the morning or in the evening at a prescribed time. The jeeps have to follow a fixed path to enter into the deep forest. Open grasslands, ruins of monuments etc provide many opportunities to have a great time inside the park. Ranthambore is famous for its rare collection of wildlife. It is a great spot for photography as well.
    Jeep Safari of Ranthambore National Park

    Jeep Safari of Ranthambore National Park

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  • 10Ranthambore Wildlife Safari

    Ranthambore Wildlife Safari
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    • Charanjit - Regal
      Charanjit - Regal

    About the Activity with Details:

    One of the most renowned national parks in the entire country, Ranthambore National Park is well known for its rich diversity of wildlife. Considered as one of the major wildlife tourist attraction spot, this is one national park that has been known for enticing people from all over the globe.

    Well known for its rich population of tigers- here is your chance to embark on a delightful wildlife safari that will provide you with best and closest views of the wild animals living peacefully in their natural habitat. The tigers can be easily spotted even during the day time busy at their ordinary quest- hunting and taking proper care of their young ones.

    Considered as one of the famous heritage site, spend some quality time with your family memebers and friends while watching exotic wildlife, verdant greenery and wide diversity of beautiful known and unknown bird species. Make some wonderful memories while embarking on this thrilling Ranthambore wildlife safari.

    Meal Types: Vegetarian - All meals

    Accommodation: Double/Triple sharing in AC Rooms

    Transportation Types: Pickup and Drop from Sawai Madhopur to Sawai Madhopur by private vehicle

    Activities: Wildlife safari

    Difficulty Level: Moderate

  • 11Resort Stay at Ranthambore

    Resort Stay at Ranthambore
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    • Ranthambore Jungle Cave
      Ranthambore Jungle Cave
    About the Activity:
    • Nested in the heart of the jungle, Ranthambore Jungle Cave is the perfect anecdote to the everyday grind of city life experience complete solitude of relaxation while you have the royal camping experience of the Maharajas of yore.
    • The resort has 14 luxury tents, which are loaded with all the modern amenities, allowing its guests to spend some quality time with their loved ones.
    • Ranthambore National Park, the major attraction in Ranthambore, is just 4 km away from the resort. 
    • Relax, unwind with a book or play some indoor games, the time which you will spend in the resort will be a quality one.
    • Check In: 11 AM and Check Out: 10 AM

  • 12Lavish Stay at Sher bagh Ranthambore, Rajasthan

    Lavish Stay at Sher bagh Ranthambore, Rajasthan
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    • Abhishek Anand
      Abhishek Anand

    About the Activity:

    Situated on the periphery of Rathambore National Park, Sher Bagh is a jungle resort. The main highlight of Rathambore Park is tigers and Sher Bagh offer jungle safaris in jeep for wildlife spotting. You can also visit Koeladeo Ghana, Bharatpur bird sanctuary, Sariska Tiger reserve and the cities of Alwar and Bharatpur. Accommodation in Sher Bagh consists of tents with attached verandahs and bathrooms, a dining tent and a cafe. The tents are custom made and raised on plith. Food is served in the dining tent of the camp and it is a blend of Indian and Continental meals. Amenities in Sher Bagh include heater, hot water, 24-hour room service, ayurvedic massage, boutique, ISD/STD facility, helipad and doctor on call.

  • 13Rent a Guide in Ranthambore National Park

    Rent a Guide in Ranthambore National Park
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    • Bablu Gurjar
      Bablu Gurjar
    About the Activity:
    • Ranthambhore is one of the largest national parks in northern India which is lies at the edge of a plateau and is bounded to the north by the Banas River and to the south by the Chambal River. 
    • Hire a professional English speaking guide and experience the true wilderness and rare wild species inhabiting the park. 
    • Witness wide varieties of wild animals like leopard, nilgai, wild boar, sambar, striped hyena, sloth bear, southern plains gray langur, rhesus macaque and chital.
    • The sanctuary is home to a wide variety of trees, plants, birds and reptiles, as well as one of the largest banyan trees in India.
    • The guide is specialized in navigating through the national park and will also help you to spotting wild animals.
    • You can hire a guide for 8 hours from 10 AM to 6 PM and they are available through out the year.

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