Rajasthan is also known for something more than just forts, palaces and mansions. The beautiful state is famous for some wonderful wildlife sanctuaries and national parks like Sariska – situated in Alwar. Sariska Tiger Reserve, since its inception in the year of 1955, is a wonderful tiger reserve and national park in the state of Rajasthan covering more than 866 square km area. Here, you will see a variety of big cats and other animals like Royal Bengal tiger, Leopard, Chital, Nilgai, Langur, Hyena, Sambar, Golden Jackal, and a number of others. Not forget to mention the presence of a variety of birds, peafowl, sand grouse, kingfisher, golden back wood packer, adored eagle and a number of other birds like Indian horned owl.
During your Sariska tour, you will also see a number of popular attractions that include temples, forts, palaces and mansions. Hanuman Tempe, Bhatrihari Temple, are the famous pilgrimage sites; while Bhangarh fort, Pratapgarh Fort, Ajabgarh Fort, etc are famous forts to explore during your holidays in Sariska. Sariska National Park, Neelkanth, Jungle Safari, Kankwari, Naldeshwar Shrine etc, is some other famous places to explore. Sariska National Park is very much preferred by people from Delhi & NCR because of having well road connectivity of two to three hours from Gurgaon. You can make a day trip plan too.
Food and Accommodation
There are plenty of food options available here to enjoy your holidays in Sariska National Park and the city. You can also plan for accommodation here. We at Rajasthan Tourism Guide offer you attractive tour packages for Sariska. Some Hotels in Sariska are also available.
Best Time to Visit Sariska
It is very close to Alwar, Jaipur and Gurgaon in Haryana. Therefore, weather conditions are same here like in these cities. Avoid exploring Sariska in the month of June and then in monsoon season. Best time to visit Sariska is from September to March.
How to Reach Sariska?
By Air : Saganer airport is the nearest airport to reach Sariska by Air. The beautiful national park and wildlife sanctuary is at the distance of 110 km from airport that is covered by either taking a taxi or bus.
By Rail : Alwar at the distance of 36 km is the nearest railway station to reach Sariska by Train. The remaining 36 km distance can be covered by bus or taxi.
By Road : There are regular busses from Alwar, Jaipur, Gurgaon and Delhi to reach Sariska by bus. You can also take a taxi from nearby cities to reach as per your choice. Reaching by your car is also safe and secure.