• Tiger Safari Ranthambore in Ranthambore National Park

Ranthambore is best known for its large tiger population and tiger safari is the famous among visitors. There are two types of vehicles permitted into Ranthambhore National Park- the 4 wheel drive jeeps (Open to roof Gypsys, which seat up to 6 visitors) and 16 or 20 seater Canters (open top roof buses).There are a limited number of vehicles allowed into the park, a maximum of 40 vehicles, 17 jeeps for tourist and 3 jeeps for VIP and 20 Canters at any one time. All these vehicles are attached to the Forest department and owned and run by local people.

Vehicles that are not attached to the forest department are not permitted into the park. Gypsys and Canters are booked in advance and visitors are strongly advised to book their safaris, particularly jeep safaris, well in advance. Jungle Safari Booking can be made 90 days before date of visit. There are two safaris a day from October to June, one starting in the morning and the other late in the afternoon. The tour lasts for 3 ½ hour.

There are 10 different zones for tourists inside the Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve. You can book your safari and choose your preferred safari zone. On the Safari you will have the opportunity of sightings of Sambhar Deer, Indian Gazelle, Blue Bull (Nilgai), Spotted Deer, Langhur Monkey, Sloth Bear and many birds. The area also boosts several Leopards and if you are very lucky you may also see a tiger in his natural habitat.

Other places in Ranthambore National Park

Ranthambore Fort

Ranthambore National Park

Bird watching Ranthambore

Ranthambore National Park