10 Best resorts in Ranthambore
if you are a wildlife enthusiast and coming to India to explore its exotic bio-diversity, You just can't miss out on Ranthambore National Park, one of the prominent wildlife sanctuary in India. Located in the state of Rajasthan, Ranthambore National Park is a popular tourist attraction for exploring the flora & fauna of this state. The park was the former hunting grounds of the maharajas of Jaipur but after independence it was converted into a game sanctuary in the year 1955 followed by the status of national park in 1980. Although Ranthambore spans across an area of 1000 square feet, the core area of wildlife territory is restricted to 400 square kilometers. Ranthambore is a great place to make a memorable time spend and for a complete start of your journey of wildlife tours in India.
Luxury wildlife resorts in Ranthambore are perfect options for those tourists who wish for a full-fledged experience of animal sightseeing through a prolonged stay. These resorts are equipped with all the modern luxuries required for a cozy comfortable stay and are located in the vicinity of the Ranthambore National Park. In this article, I have mentioned some popular resorts located in proximity to the Ranthambore Tiger Reserve.
Few resorts in Ranthambore are discussed below-
Taj Sawai Madhopur Lodge
Refurbished under the patronage of the famous Taj Group, Vivanta by Taj Sawai Madhopur Lodge is the 80 year old hunting lodge of the Maharaja of Jaipur. Set amidst 12 acres of landscaped greens, just 20 minutes away from the Ranthambore National Park, the luxury lodg boasts of 36 well appointed rooms available in an elegant assortment of categories. Each guest room and suite symbolize rustic décor and comfort. The royal family of Jaipur often camp in this heritage hotel. The 12 acre landscape gardens, outdoor fireplace and the multi cuisines dining options add to the charm of wildlife rendezvous.
Vanya Vilas Resort
Winner of the several prestigious international awards, Vanya Vilas Resort, built under the patronage of the famous The Oberoi Group, is a prominent wildlife resort in India. It is located in the proximity to the Ranthambore tiger reserve, known for having the highest probability of spotting tigers. Besides exploring the tigers wandering in their natural habitat, one can feast upon the beauty of landscaped gardens, artificial water bodies and relax on the sun drenched decks.
Located in the foothills of the Aravalli Mountains, close to the Ranthambore National Park,nNaharagarh Resort has been designed to give an indication of a former royal palace converted into a heritage hotel. The hotel boasts of 20 kings’ size rooms and suites that are equipped with latest modern amenities. The first floor rooms feature a private courtyard that overlooks the luxuriant lawns and the second floor suites boast of an individual verandah overlooking the tiger reserve.
All the four above-listed wildlife resorts fall under the category of 5 stars and supported by a premium hotel chain. The best feature of these resorts is their proximity to the Ranthamboreanimal sanctuary and a wide range of facilities on offer.