Ranthambore One of the top destination in India
Ranthambore is a hot travel destination in Rajasthan that attracts visitors from great distances. Known for its national park, this city has a lot more Ranthambore park photon store for its visitors.
Ranthambore is a beautiful city located in Sawai Madhopur district of northwestern Indian state Rajasthan. Its affluent tiger reserve is the prime reason for its popularity as a world renowned tourist destination. Nevertheless, it offers abundant of opportunities of sightseeing and excursions to its visitors.
National Park :-
One of the finest tiger reserves in the country it is the main attraction of Ranthambore. It is spread over an area of 392 sq. km and full of dry deciduous forests sprawed over the Aravalli and Vindhya ranges. Occasionally one may chance upon a tiger strolling near the Padam Talab, Raj Bagh Talab and Milak Talab. The park also houses some rare species of desert creatures like the sambhar, chital, chinkara, nilgai, langur, wild boar and peafowl. The park was visited by the Bill Clinton during his visit to India.
Ranthambore Fort :-
This fort built by the Chauhans in the 10th century is one of the oldest forts of Rajasthan. Its strategic location was ideal for keeping enemies at bay. The fort is associated with the historical tragedy of royal women performing jauhar (self immolation) when Ala-ud-din Khilji sieged this fort in 1303. The fort has many temples, tanks, massive gates and walls.
Jogi Mahal :-
This is the forest rest house overlooking the pretty Padam Talab. What attracts a large number of tourists every year to the Jogi Mahal is the ancient banyan tree, the second largest banyan tree in India.
How To Reach :-
By Air :- It is the most comfortable way of reaching Ranthambore. Jaipur is the nearest airport that offers frequent flights on this route to and from Mumbai and Delhi. This airport is also well connected to major cities like Jodhpur, Jaiselmer, Udaipur, Ahmadabad, Aurangabad and Kolkata.
By Train :- The nearest railway station is Sawai Madhopur that can be located on the Delhi â€“ Mumbai track. Some of the major trains halt here during the course of their journey.
By Bus :- Sawai Madhopur is well connected with all the major cities of Rajasthan via road network. Regular bus service is available to and from this district. Rajasthan tourism operates comfortable tourist buses for the convenience of travelers. The best option is to charter a car/cab.