Tucked in the lap of the Aravalli mountain ranges. Once home of the local kingdom, now homes another kind of royalty : the Royal Bengal Tigers.
Activity Level Easy
Accomodation Type Cozy
Ranthambore National Park is located in the Sawai Madhopur District of southeastern Rajasthan, approx. 130 km. away from Jaipur. The formidable fort, which towers over the entire park, makes Ranthambore a classic blend of history and nature! Formerly, a major hunting ground of the Maharajas of Jaipur, this forest now attracts wildlife tourists and photographers, because of its huge variety of birds, animals and reptiles. The most attractive feature of this forest is the diversity of terrain and abundance of water bodies. Tigers are a plenty here which boosts your chances of sighting them. Ranthambore is one of the best place in India to see and photograph these majestic predators in the wild. With our GW Photo Mentor leading this tour there would be endless photo opportunities, with insights into the art and science of photography. With interactive sessions both on and off the field, we aim at spreading awareness among the younger generations about nature & wildlife.
- Railway Journey by 3 Tier A.C, both ways.
- Food During Train & Road Travel.
- Internal Transfers via AC SUVs.
- Stay on Quadruple Sharing for 3 Nights at Jungle Resort.
- All Meals at Resort.
- Fort Visit.
- 4 Canter Safaris in National Park.
- Canter, Guide & Forest Entry Charges.
- GW Wildlife and Photography Mentor.
- Lady Volunteer.
- Daily SMS Updates.
- Bottled Water in Train and Resort.
- Camera Fees.
- Extra Safaris.
- Laundry & Telephone Charges.
- Soft Drinks.
- Tips & Gratuities.
- All Applicable Taxes.
- Things Which are Not Mentioned in Inclusions.
Leave from Pune early in the morning for Mumbai. Board the Jaipur Garibrath 3 AC at 12:55 hrs from Mumbai (Bandra Terminus). Overnight journey in the train.
Reach Jaipur at 07:05 hrs. After having breakfast, we will then proceed for Ranthambore in AC Vehicles (SUVs) and reach in time for lunch where we will conduct a quick introductory session and orientation about the forest. Over lunch, we will update you on our plans for the next few days. In the evening we visit the majestic Ranthambore Fort! Dinner followed by overnight at the resort.
Today we will enjoy our Morning and Evening Safaris in Ranthambore, in search of the elusive Royal Bengal Tigers. We will have many opportunities to watch and photograph other mammals and bird species as well while we explore Ranthambore. The GW Photo Mentor will guide the students both on and off the field to make the most of the available photo opportunities. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner inclusive.
Two more safaris in the forest. The search for the Tiger continues, but don’t miss out the Blackbucks, Hanuman Langurs, Jackals, Jungle Cats, Porcupines and other animal species, which have also made this forest their abode! Enjoy the interactive sessions conducted by the mentors as you discuss about the daily sightings and learn about various interesting facets about nature. Overnight at the resort. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner inclusive.
Post-breakfast we will leave for Jaipur. Reach Jaipur at 12:00 hrs and have lunch. Post-lunch board the Mumbai bound Garibrath 3AC at 14:25 hrs. Overnight train journey.
Reach Mumbai (Bandra Terminus) by 08:10 hrs. Pune campers leave for Pune.
- Use Coupon Code GW1000, for group of 4 or more and save INR 1000.
We are already offering a Discount of INR 2000 for all bookings before 31st of December. If you book for a group of 4 or more then save additional INR 1000.
- What to expect when in Ranthambore?
The Bengal Tiger is the main attraction here and this forest has been home to some famous Tigers in India. Other fauna includes the Leopard, Nilgai, Wild boar, Spotted Deer, Sambar etc.
- Is there a flight option to this location?
Yes, flights can be opted thus saving one day at the start of the tour and the end; however certain flight timings do not coincide with the train timings; and thus the flight itinerary might make you compromise on the typical itinerary.
Contact our travel consultants to figure out the best possible options.
- What is the usual sharing in vehicles & accommodation?
The accommodations are always on quadruple sharing basis unless otherwise opted for.
Safari vehicles as well as internal transit vehicles (such as SUVs) are usually shared between 6 people, unless indicated otherwise. Specific Photography Mentoring Tours have 4-in-a-vehicle. Exclusive jeeps can be reserved by a group after paying a surcharge.(group size less than 6)
- Is it safe?
Open jeep safaris & even nature trails conducted by us follow the highest safety standards, and we take all necessary precautions involved. We respect the wild animals and their comfort, and keep adequate distance while photographing them. However its worthy of noting, that being cautious goes a long way in preventing any mishaps. Each of our tour is accompanied by a lady volunteer. Daily SMS updates are also given to Parents/Guardians to keep them updated.
- How is the climate in Ranthambore?
Summers in Ranthambore are extreme hot. The temperatures rise upto 45 – 46 degrees Celsius. Winters on other hand are very cold and chilly. Traveling during both the seasons has its perks!
- Who all can be a part of this tour?
The jungle can be visited by anybody who is fond of wildlife or is a first timer. It is apt for anybody who wishes to experience this journey. For a detailed inquiry you can always ask our experts for advice.
- Benefits of travelling with Go Wild?
We pride in being experts in wildlife for over a decade and hence traveling with us is stress free, fun oriented, interactive and knowledge based. You will surely return home as a better wildlifer!
- What do I pack for my travel?
Apart from the season wise apparels, we recommend you to only wear comfortable clothes with colors that will go with the nature. Bright colors like red, orange, white, yellow etc are a strict no no. We will provide a detailed list of things to be carried before the tour.
- Can I get Veg/ Jain food?
Apart from the stays in Forest Rest Houses; food menu is usually tailor made according to the group. Veg food is available at all locations, and Jain food can be arranged for if informed at the time of booking.
- What is the usual batch size?
Usually the batch size varies from 10-16 campers. With small batches and personal attention to every camper we are all set to provide you with the best experience!