Ranthambhore

The land of tigers

Introduction- Attraction of many foreign tourists and remarkable touristic favouriste Sanctuary,” Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve “in Rajasthan which is the hottest state of India is Pride of Bharatpur range. Ranthambhore National Park has attracted not only the visitor or tourist of abroad but also National top class leaders, Indian Prime Minister, Late Shri Rajeev Gandhi, well-known leaders, emperors and minister have quietened their curiosity and got pleasure in visiting the world fame sanctuary. Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve includes distinct area with varied conservation history virtually separated geographically with narrow corridors linking them to the cure, Ranthambhore National Park, Sawai Man Singh Sanctuary and Keladevi Sanctuary. These are attraction center of many tourists of nation and abroad.

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Time The premium zones (1 to 5) of the National Park are open for visitors from the first October to the 30th June every year. Rest of zones (6 t0 10) are opened in rainy season. But, it is good to check before making the trip in monsoon time because some time it might be closed due to heavy rain or other reason. There are three types of safaris in a day from October to June. One is regular safari that starts in the morning and the other start in the afternoon. Second is half day safari that starts in the morning and the other start in the afternoon. Third is full day safari that starts in the morning. Generally speaking, the morning safari starts half an hour after sunrise and the evening safari finishes half an hour before sunset. As a result the timings change slightly every two months or so. Mode There are two modes of transport for safaris in Ranthambhore – the 4 wheels drive jeeps called “Gypsy” which seat up to six visitors and 20 seats safari buses called “canter”. All these vehicles are attached to the Forest Department and owned and run by local people. Vehicles that are not attached to forest department are not permitted in to the park. Gypsys and canters are booked in advance and visitors are strongly advised to book their safaris particularly for Gypsy safari well in advance. To book the safaris it needs the full names of all guests who would be going for the safari along with an identification proof. The only identification proof that is accepted for foreigners is the passport. For Indian nationals the identification proofs that are accepted is any one of the following – Voter ID/Passport/ Driving license / Pan card / school ID/ Government ID/ Employee ID. A copy of the identity proof is required to be submitted before every safari, so please carry multiple photocopies of the identification proof. Rides There are three types of Rides in a day. One is regular safari that starts in the morning and the other starts in the afternoon. Second is half day safari that starts in the morning and the other starts in the afternoon. Third is full day safari that starts in the morning. Generally speaking, the morning safari starts half an hour after sunrise and the evening safari finishes half an hour before sunset. As a result the timings change slightly every two months or so. Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve area has been divided in to several zones. Regular safari is allowed only one zone while the half day and full day safari have no zone limit. That means the half day and full day safari can go any zone from one to 10. Since there is a good chance of not sighting a tiger in one outing, people usually take more than two rides to enjoy tiger’s sight and natural beauty. There is a lot of quality resort on the way from Sawai Madhopur to the National Park. Zone Whole tourist’s area is divided into 10 zones. The Zones from 1 to 5 are considered premium zones. . Beside these, there are five other zones numbered 6,7,9 and 10 in the adjoining Sawai Madhopur and Sawai Man Singh Sanctuary. Regular safari is allowed only one zone while the half day and full day safari have no zone limit. That means the half day and full day safari can go any zone from one to 10.

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