The Ranthambhore National Park, is well known for diurnal activities of its Royal bengal Tigers. To see the Tigers in the wild, one has to book their trip to the Park approximates. 60-75 days in advance. There are only two option to visit the Park; one by Open Gypsy and second by Open Safari Bus known as Canter. Other than the Tigers there are Leopards, Jungle Cats, Caracals, Wild Dog, Hyenas, Jackals,Sloth Bears, Wild boars, Langoors, Mongoose, Sambar, Spotted Deers, Nilgai, Chinkara, Crocodiles and around 270 species of birds.
Timings for entry into, and exit from, the park vary according to the season. In winters, due to the shorter duration of daylight hours, the morning entry time is later and evening exit time is earlier.
|SNo.||Month||Morning Trip||Evening Trip|
|1.||1st October to 31st October||7.00 A.M. to 10.30 A.M.||2.30 P.M. to 6.00 P.M.|
|2.||1st November to 31st January||7.00 A.M. to 10.30 A.M.||2.00 P.M. to 5.30 P.M.|
|3.||1st February to 31st March||6.30 A.M. to 10.00 A.M.||2.30 P.M. to 6.00 P.M.|
|4||1st April to 15th May||6.00 A.M. to 9.30 A.M.||3.00 P.M. to 6.30 P.M.|
|5||15th May to 30th June||6.00 A.M. to 9.30 A.M.||3.30 P.M. to 7.00 P.M.|
Ranthambore National Park offers open gypsy safari and open canter Safari. Both the safaris are done on sharing basis, it means a seat will be booked for you in the vehicle, unlike other parks in India, you cannot book the whole vehicle for yourself. A gypsy has six seats whereas canter has twenty seats for participants, apart from a driver and a guide. Forest also puts restriction on total number of vehicles entering into the park at particular safari, So in order to get the safari, it is advised to book it well in advance.