Ranthambore National Park - The Wild That Echoes With The Roar of Tigers
Watch the tiger silently stalking its prey while penetrating your way on an elephant's safari majestically, while deer and languors dashing off all around. A view of the forest is just awe-inspiring at sunrise, it will remind you of episodes from Tarzan. Pamper yourself with a nightmarish dream like scenery at Ranthambore National Park
in Rajasthan. Explore in the wild jungles scrub fringe by steep crags, crossed by a system of lakes and rivers, and a magnificent treck up to the Ranthambhore Fort perched on a hilltop. Enjoy this romantic and intriguing forest along with the fort standing on the rocky outcrop. This park has been the hunting grounds of Maharajahs, which was declared a wildlife sanctuary in the year 1955. If you want to spot a tiger then Ranthambore is the most likely spot. The highlight of this experience is the three and a half-hour jungle jeep safari undertaken specifically for tiger spotting. The aura of tigers residing this park is so great that even ex - US President, Mr. Bill Clinton on visiting this wildlife park, expressed his delight. Unparalleled flora and fauna that lies here in abundance, makes the jungle tour more enjoyable. Besides tigers and leopards, there are other endangered species enjoying quiet afternoons under the Banyan trees. This captivating tiger habitat in the world is open from the month of October to June and offers safaris from dawn to dusk. Hire a jeep or climb on the back of an elephant to enjoy jungle safari that will help you encounter the two rivers of Chambal and Banas river, your access to birding in this sanctuary. Look at the trees to find woodpeckers and weaverbirds while the bushes will introduce you to the grouse, partridges and bustards. There are other delights of kingfishers, herons, moorhens, storks, cranes and plovers that can be found at the edges of the rivers.
Ranthambore Jungle Trail…An Experience Unmatched
Sighting wildlife is not all that is offered at Ranthambhore, there are varied heritage options inside the park that allures the tourist to plan their visit. The historic Ranthambhore fort is a gateway to history among the wilds while the three ponds inside the park houses crocodiles and other species of predators and birds. A top the rocky cliff, there is a post office and a temple of the Hindu god, Ganesha. Invitation card of every auspicious occasion is first sent to this temple via means of this post office. Wait at the Rajbagh talao, which boasts of being the main source of water supply to site the tigers. The thick jungles can be reached very easily, as they are only eight and a half-hour away from Delhi. Besides these, a visit to Ranthambore will give you a passage to the other excursions near the villages of Sawai Madhopur and Kota. These are only a few kilometers away and are historically famous. Ranthambore is a popular holiday destination during winters and is often chock-full of noisy tourists that are on an obsessive hunt for tigers.
Ranthambore is one of the most respected and cherished national parks in the country and one must surely visit to enjoy the flora and fauna that are peerless. Hire a jeep or take a short walk, but enjoy the plethora of this jungle country that will give you a larger than life experience. . Retrieve to your jungle expedition and watch wildlife while listing to the music that the silence of the wood plays to you.