Weekend Trip to Ranthambore , Rajasthan
Winter 4 to 32°C
Distance / Traveling Time
From Delhi: 400 kilometers / 6 h ,27 m
Best Time To Visit
Ranthambore is a tiny village named after two hills-Ran and Thambor and endowed with magnificent environment. The deciduous forests that dot the length and breadth of Ranthambore National park are rich in terms of flora and fauna. Legend has it that the city was a stronghold of the Yadavas in the 8th century. In the 10th century, it came under the rule of the valiant Chauhans, who ruled until Mughal acquired the possession. The town is home to a Ranthambore wildlife sanctuary of the same name where one can witness the concurrence of history, wildlife and nature. From November to March is the best time to visit Ranthambore and enjoying the jungle safari at the park.
How to Reach Ranthambore
The nearest railway station to Ranthambore is in Sawai Madhopur, which is around 10 kilometers from the city. The railhead is on the broad gauge line between Delhi and Mumbai.
Sanganer Airport located at Jaipur is the nearest airport to Ranthambore. It is located around 157 kilometers from Ranthambore. From there, you’ll have to take a Taxi to Ranthambore.
Ranthambore is well-connected to Delhi via road. Both state government transport buses and tourist Volvo bus services are available from Delhi. Jaipur is at just 160 km from Ranthambore and it will take only 3 hours to reach here. It is one of the best ways to reach Ranthambore.