Sariska Tiger Reserve
Sariska National Park, one of the most visited parks in India, is located among the Aravali Hill ranges in the Alwar district of Rajasthan. Sariska was declared a wildlife sanctuary in 1958 and it came under the “Project Tiger” in 1979 and named as Sariska Tiger Reserve. Project Tiger is an initiative of Indian Government to conserve tigers. The park is opened throughout the year because it has some of the famous monuments within it. Sariska National Park is larger than Ranthambhore National Park and covers the area 800 sq. km, of which 480 sq. km area form the core area of the national park.
Sariska National Park is well connected with the surrounding towns and major cities with no difficulty in access. The summer season is very good for spotting animals here and the highest temperature goes as high as 49 degree centigrade and in winter the lowest temperature gets as low as 4 degree centigrade.
Sariska National Park is home to numerous animals like leopard, wild dogs, jungle cat, hyena, jackal and tiger. This place is definitely good for whom those are looking o have a great wildlife tour with lots of bird species found here that include Peafowl, Grey Partridge, Bush Quail, Sand Grouse, Tree Pie, Golden backed Wood Pecker, Crested Serpent Eagle and the Great Indian Horned Owl.
How to get here:
By Air: Jaipur Airport: 110 km
By Rail: Alwar Railway Station: 36 km
By Road: Alwar- 40 km/ Jaipur: 110 km
This park is opened for the visitors throughout the year but the best time to visit here is from October to June.