Which are the best zones to spot tigers in Ranthambore National Park?

When it comes to enjoy wildlife trip where travelers can find tigers and other animals, then Ranthambore National Park is the best place to go. Located in Sawai Madhopur, Rajasthan, it is one of the largest and most popular national parks in India where travelers from all parts of the world come to take a sight of tigers. Though Ranthambore has rich flora & fauna, many magnificent palaces, forts and heritage sites, still jungle safari is the first thing in mind of travelers before coming to this small city. In short, Ranthambore is full of natural and wildlife abundance.

Travelers who come here always get confuse in choosing the best zones to spot tigers in Ranthambore National Park as there are 10 safari zones. Though all the zones are good but to choose the best among them where there are more chances of seeing the tiger is a tricky task for many.

As mentioned earlier that this national park has 10 safari zones and all of them are good. Still according to the travelers’ experience in past couple of years, zone number 3, 4, 2, 5 and 6 are considered as the best safari zones in Ranthambore. Though all 10 safari zones are tiger territory but these five zones are the most popular ones due to its beautiful landscape and lakes.

When it comes to choose one among these 10 zones, then it is good for travelers to go for zone number 3 which is famous for the water body and several wild animals. Travelers will find three beautiful lakes – Lake, Rajbagh Lake and Malik Lake which makes it a perfect habitat for tigers. The natural beauty and splendid surrounding of this zone also entice travelers.


Experts suggest tourists to book zones from 1 to 6 first for their jungle safari tour as these zones have maximum chances of spotting the tigers. Tourists can book jeep or canter for the safari tour. Jeep can carry 6 persons while 20 people can take a safari ride in canter.  Due to steep climb and hilly track, canters also not allowed on safari zones numbers 7, 8 and 10 where tourists have to go by jeep. It is also suggested by the experts and frequent travelers to take jungle safari in the morning which is the best time to spot the tigers in the deep forest.

So explore the Ranthambore National Park in best way and click some splendid pix of tigers from a fleeting distance! Also book your hotel in Ranthambore now for comfortable stay!