Hotel Ranthambore Resort
Ranthambore National Park is a vast wildlife reserve near the town of Sawai Madhopur in Rajasthan, northern India. It is a former royal hunting ground and home to tigers, leopards and marsh crocodiles. Its landmarks include the imposing 10th-century Ranthambore Fort, on a hilltop, and the Ganesh Mandir temple. Also in the park, Padam Talao Lake is known for its abundance of water lilies.
Leave Jaipur in the early morning by car or train to Ranthambhore. It should be roughly a 3 to 4-hour drive. Check into your accommodation and get settled in. Have lunch and prepare for the afternoon safari. Go for your first jungle safari in Ranthambhore National Park to spot the famed Bengal Tigers, bird species and other wildlife. Remember the safaris are usually scheduled for two slots, one in the morning and one in the afternoon.Explore the local market area near your accommodation, have dinner and retire for the night.
Go for an early morning safari tour. Early mornings are the ideal time to spot animals and birds. Return to your accommodation for breakfast. After some rest, visit the Ranthambhore Fort (within the park), which offers beautiful views of the park and surrounding areas. Go on another safari if you prefer, or explore the local markets for souvenirs. Relax at your accommodation, have dinner and perhaps share the day's experiences with other guests.
Visit Rajiv Gandhi Regional Museum of Natural History to gain more knowledge about the flora and fauna of the region. Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel. Proceed for your afternoon safari tour. Take your lunch before you leave for the safari. Visit the Padam Lake and the Jogi Mahal. These spots serve as beautiful photo opportunities. Enjoy your last night at your accommodation, have dinner and rest up.
Pack up your bags, have breakfast and linger a little for some last-minute snapshots to take back the memory of the trip. Return to Jaipur. If time allows, stop by any local markets or restaurants you missed on your arrival.