Wildlife attractions :
The Park covers a small area but has a rich diversity of various species of
fauna and flora which covers 300 trees, 50 aquatic plants, 272 birds, 12
reptiles including the Marsh Crocodile & amphibians and 30 mammals.
The Flora :
The park is dominated by old Banyan Trees,
Dhok & Pipal trees, clusters of mango trees. The terrain comprises of
massive rock formations, steep scarps, perennial lakes and streams and
forest giving way to large areas of Savannah. The terrain of the sanctuary
ranges from impregnable dense forests to open bush lands. The prime
vegetation in the forest is the typically dry deciduous type, with Dhok,
being the most common tree.
The Fauna :
The Park is known for the wild Tigers and
is a favorite with photographers. Ranthambore wildlife sanctuary has a great
variety of flora and fauna. Tigers, the pride of the park makes
it one of the best places in the country to observe them. Besides Tigers, a
large numbers of Sambar, Chital, Nilgai, Gazzelle, Boars, Mongoose, Indian
Hare, Monitor Lizards and a large number of birds can be seen in the park.
Jeep and Elephant safari are the two most ideal ways to explore the rich
wildlife at Ranthambhore.