Explore the Golden Triangle Tours India on this 8-day tour that includes a stop in Ranthambore National Park. Hike through the hills of the Tiger Trail and witness wildlife – including tigers, leopards, deer, and chital.
Day 1: Delhi to Ranthambore
After breakfast this morning, we’ll start our drive to Ranthambore National Park. We’ll make a stop along the way to stretch our legs and take in the scenery of the Rajasthan countryside. We should arrive in Ranthambore by early afternoon and check into our hotel.
The rest of the day is free for us to relax and explore the area around our hotel. Ranthambore National Park is one of the best places in India to see tigers in their natural habitat, and we may be able to catch a glimpse of one today if we’re lucky!
Day 2: Visit the Ranthambore National Park
The Ranthambore National Park is one of the largest and most popular national parks in India. It is located in the state of Rajasthan, about 130 kilometers from Jaipur. The park covers an area of 1,334 square kilometers and is home to a large number of animals, including tigers, leopards, sloth bears, spotted deer, sambar deer, and nilgai. There are also a number of bird species that can be found in the park, such as the Indian peafowl, Indian vulture, and red-wattled lapwing.
The best time to visit the Ranthambore National Park is between October and April when the weather is cooler. However, it is still possible to see wildlife all year round. The best way to explore the park is on foot or by jeep safari. There are a number of different safari options available, depending on how much time you have and what your interests are. You can also take part in elephant safaris which offer a unique way to see the park.
Day 3: Jodhpur to Jaisalmer
After breakfast at the hotel, you will be driven to Jaisalmer (approx. 6 hours). En route, you will visit the Mehrangarh Fort in Jodhpur. The fort is one of the largest and best-preserved forts in India. Next, you will stop at the Jaswant Thada Memorial, a cenotaph built in memory of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II.
Upon arrival in Jaisalmer, check into your hotel and enjoy some free time to explore the city on your own. In the evening, you will enjoy a traditional Rajasthani dinner with a cultural dance performance.
Day 4: Jaisalmer Desert Safari, Camel Ride and Watch Sunset
After breakfast at the hotel, we will drive to Jaisalmer. Upon arrival in Jaisalmer, we will go on a desert safari. We will ride camels through the desert and watch the sunset. After the sunset, we will return to our hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 5: Drive through the Thar Desert to Bikaner
After breakfast at the hotel, we’ll drive through the Thar Desert to the city of Bikaner. The Thar Desert is one of the largest deserts in Asia and covers an area of over 200,000 square kilometers. The desert is home to a variety of animals, including camels, which are often seen roaming the sand dunes.
We’ll arrive in Bikaner in the afternoon and check into our hotel. After some time to freshen up, we’ll explore the city. Bikaner is known for its fortresses, temples, and havelis (traditional homes). We’ll visit some of the city’s most popular attractions, such as the Junagarh Fort and Laxmi Niwas Palace.
In the evening, we’ll enjoy a traditional Rajasthani dinner before returning to our hotel for the night.
Day 6 & 7: Explore the sights of Bikaner
Ranthambore National Park is one of the largest and most popular national parks in India. The park is located in the state of Rajasthan, about 130 km from Jaipur. Ranthambore National Park covers an area of 1,334 sq km and was established in 1955 as a game reserve. The park is home to a variety of wildlife including tigers, leopards, deer, crocodiles, and birds.
The best time to visit Ranthambore National Park is between October and April when the weather is cool and dry. During this time, you can see a variety of animals including tigers, leopards, deer, and birds.
There are several ways to explore Ranthambore National Park. You can take a jeep safari or an elephant safari through the park to see the wildlife up close. You can also go on a guided nature walk with a ranger to learn more about the plants and animals in the park.
If you’re interested in history and culture, you can visit the Ranthambore Fort which dates back to the 10th century. The fort was once the capital of the Chauhan dynasty and has a rich history. Today, it’s a popular tourist spot where you can learn about the culture and history of Rajasthan.
No matter how you choose to spend your time in Ranthambore National Park, you’re sure to have an unforgettable experience!
Day 8: Drive back to Delhi
After breakfast at the hotel, we will drive back to Delhi, arriving in the early afternoon. We’ll have some time to relax before our farewell dinner this evening.
We hope you enjoyed our 8 Days Golden Triangle Tour with Ranthambore! This tour is a great way to see some of India’s most iconic sights while also getting to experience the country’s rich culture and history. If you’re looking for an amazing and affordable trip, this is definitely one to consider. Thank you for following along, and we hope you have a wonderful day!