The tiny beautiful village of Ranthambore, located in Sawai Madhopur district of the royal state of Rajasthan, derives its name from Ran and Thambor, the 2 hills. This place is known for its royal history dating back to the 8th century, and now a day for wildlife jungle safari and staying in a camps hotels in ranthambore.
This ancient township has several crumbled structures, which are a reminder of its rich glorious past. Most of all, tourists visit Ranthambore to explore its vast variety of flora and fauna and stay at camps hotels and resorts to get the experience of the wildlife.
Ranthambhore National Park is the main attraction, which every year witnesses a crazy footfall of the tourists. Covering an area of 392 sq km, this wildlife reserve is known for the conservation of tigers. One of the largest national parks in northern India, along with a vast variety of animals, it also has around 270 avifauna species.
Placed within the boundaries of the national park, the Rathambhore fort is located on the top of a hill. Erected way back in 994 AD, this fort comprises of huge walls, temples, tanks and enormous gates. It is also known as that site where the Rajput women practiced ‘Jauhaur’ for the very first time to save themselves from the Persian army. The fort is almost in ruins leaving apart two temples, dedicated to Lord Shiva and his son, Lord Ganesha.
Visit the beautiful Surwal Lake, a paradise of the avifauna species. A prime attraction between November and March, it is around 25 km from Ranthambore. During the winters, one can spot several beautiful birds including Pelicans, Graylag geese, Bar Headed Flamingoes and Demoiselle Cranes. Book your hotels Oberoi Vanyavilas Sawai Madhopur in ranthambore.
One of the most well-known tourist destinations in Rajasthan, it is easily accessible by all the three modes of transport. If you are thinking of visiting Ranthambore, there is no dearth of accommodation options. There are hotels in ranthambore, divided into categories 5 star hotels, 4 star hotels and more. If you are visiting this place during the peak season, it is advisable that you book a room in advance to avoid last minute trouble.
Wants to visit but do not know where to stay, look at the list of hotels in Sawai Madhopur and choose as per your accommodation for family, friends and guoups. Ranthambore is only 13 km away from Sawai madhopur. Get the list of hotels near Ranthambore in Sawai Madhopur below.