Discover the splendours of India's most spectacular national park

Ranthambore National Park is one of India's most iconic parks, once the hunting grounds of maharajas and today a centre of conservation. It is best known for its population of Bengal tigers and is part of ‘Project Tiger’ which aims to protect this majestic creature from extinction. Bird lovers flock to Ranthambore to watch the many species that inhabit the park. Please note that the park is closed annually between 01 July to 30 Sep.

  • From the historic Ranthambore Fort, which is more than 100 years old, you can enjoy far reaching views over the park
  • You may be lucky enough to spot one or more of the national park’s 270 species of birds, including woodpeckers, kingfishers and flamingos
  • While in Ranthambore you can enjoy morning and evening game drives in open top canters which take up to 20 passengers. For a treat perhaps upgrade to a jeep
  • The majority of people head here to spot a tiger or two, however there are plenty of other species to see including leopards, sloth bears, deer and jacks
  • Our featured hotels range from Five Star jungle lodges to heritage hotels and tented accommodations

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Time difference:

GMT +5½ hours



Flying time to destination:

Accessible from Agra (approx. 6 hours by road/4 hours by rail) or Jaipur (approx. 4 hours by road/2 by rail). These cities are reached in 4 and 5½ hours respectively from Delhi which is a 8½ hour flight from the UK.

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When to visit

Jan 21°c
Feb 24°c
Mar 30°c
Apr 36°c
May 39°c
Jun 38°c
Jul 32°c
Aug 31°c
Sep 33°c
Oct 32°c
Nov 27°c
Dec 22°c
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