Rajasthan Attractions

Rajasthan Park Sanctuary

Ranthambore Tiger Reserve

Ranthambore Tiger Reserve lies on the junction of Aravali and Vindhyas just 14 Kms from Sawai Madhopur in Eastern Rajasthan. It is situated in the Sawai Madhopur district of southeastern Rajasthan, about 110 km northeast of Kota and 160 km southeast of Jaipur. The Rivers Chambal in the South and the Banas in the North bound the National Park. The park is dotted with steep rocky hills and the dominating architecture of Ranthambhor Fort (built in the 10th century), adds to its landscape. Other major wild animals include leopard, nilgai, wild boar, sambar, hyena, sloth bear and chital.

Sariska Tiger Reserve

Sariska Tiger Reserve is an Indian national park and wildlife refuge located in the Alwar district of the state of Rajasthan. Sariska Tiger Reserve is situated only 200 km from Delhi and 107 kms from Jaipur. The most attractive feature of this reserve has always been its Bengal Tigers. It is the first tiger reserve in the world to have successfully relocated tigers. the reserve includes many species of wild life, such as the leopard, jungle cat, caracal, striped hyena, golden jackal, chital, sambhar, nilgai, chinkara, four-horned antelope, wild boar, hare, hanuman langur, Rhesus monkeys.

Tal Chapper Sanctuary

The Tal Chapper sanctuary lies in the Sujangarh Tehsil of Churu District, Situated in the North-East part of Rajasthan. It lies on Nokha- Sujangarh state Highway and is situated at a distance of 85 KM from Churu & about 132 Km from Bikaner. The nearest Railway station is Chapper which lies on Degana – Churu – Rewari metre gauge line of Northen Western Railways.

Darrah Sanctuary

An erstwhile royal hunting preserve of the Maharaja of Kota Rajasthan,The animals here include Wolf, Sloth Bear, Chinkara and Leopard.

Sajjangarh Sanctuary

Sajjangarh Wildlife Sanctuary, which encircles the palace, was established in 1987. It covers an area of 5.19 square kilometres .Sajjangarh Wildlife Sanctuary is situated 5kms in the West of tourist city Udaipur,Rajasthan The palace overlooks the sanctuary, which is a reserve for reptiles, tigers, nilgai, sambhar, wild boars, hyenas, panthers, and jackals.

Kumbhalgarh Sanctuary

Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary is in the Rajsamand District of Rajasthan state in western India and surrounds the Kumbhalgarh fortress and covers an area of 578 km2 (223 sq mi). The sanctuary extends across the Aravalli Range, covering parts of Rajsamand, Udaipur, and Pali districts. The wild life includes wolf, leopards, sloth bear, hyena, jackal, jungle cat, sambhar, nilgai, chausingha (the four horned antelope), chinkara and hare. The bird life at Kumbhalgarh is also gratifying.

Desert National Park

The Sudashri forest post is the most ideal place for observing wildlife in the Desert National Park. Its include the blackbuck, chinkara, wolf, Indian fox, desert fox, hare and desert cat.

Mount Abu Sanctuary

Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary is located in one of the oldest mountain ranges of India, the Aravalli range. It was declared a wildlife sanctuary in 1980.

SitaMata Sanctuary

In forest of bamboo and dry deciduous vegetation.108 km from Udaipur, the forested Sanctuary provides rich pastures for a variety of Deer that includes the Chousingha and for Caracal wild Boar, Pangolin and Leopards.

Keoladeo Ghana National Park

The Keoladeo National Park or Keoladeo Ghana National Park formerly known as the Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary in Bharatpur, Rajasthan. The Sanctuary is one of the richest bird areas in the world. It is known for nesting of its resident birds and visiting migratory birds including water birds. The park was a hunting ground for the maharajas of Bharatpur.