The Ranthambore Tiger Reserve was declared a wildlife sanctuary in year 1957 and in year 1974 it gained the protection of "Project Tiger". It received it's status of a National Park in year 1981. The most frequented areas in the Park are around the beautiful lakes where a large number of the wild conjugates. One also gets a chance to drive through rolling grasslands, rushing streams, open scrubs, heavily wooded valleys and through deep ravines walled on either side with steep cliffs.
Location: The Ranthambore Tiger Reserve, is located Near Sawai Madhopur, Rajasthan in the northwestern part of India.
Wildlife Attraction: Tigers, Leopards, Boars.
Best Time to Visit: During the months of October - March and April to June.
How to Reach:
By Air: Jaipur at 145 km is the nearest airport from Ranthambore wildlife sanctuary.
By Train: Ranthambore National Park is around 11 km away from Sawai Madhopur railway station, that lies on the Delhi to Bombay trunk route.
By Road: A good network of buses connect Sawai Madhopur, the nearest town from Ranthambore to all the major cities within the state of Rajasthan.