Sariska National Park

Sariska National Park
Sariska National Park is well nestled in the Aravali Hills covering 800 sq km area divided into the grasslands, dry deciduous forests, sheer cliffs and rocky landscape. Whether you want to have camel safaris, go out for shopping in the surrounding places, visit medieval palaces or enjoy jungle safari, Sariska is the best place for you. 
Nearly 90% of the area in the sanctuary is covered with dhok trees accommodating various wildlife species. A variety of wild animals like the leopard, sambhar, chital, nilgai, four-horned antelope, wild boar, rhesus macaque, langur, hyena and jungle cats are found in the Sariska Tiger Reserve apart from the tiger. The Sariska National Park is home to India’s largest population of peafowl, and harbours quail,sand grouse, golden-backed woodpeckers and crested serpent eagles, among other species. Also the Siliserh Lake on the edge of the park has a large number of crocodiles.
Sariska also houses the ruins of medieval temples of Garh-Rajor that date back to the 10th and 11th centuries. Also a 17th century castle on a hilltop at Kankwari provides a panoramic view of flying vultures and eagles. It Sariska was declared a sanctuary in 1955 and attained the status of a National Park in 1979.

How to reach:

By Air

Jaipur is the nearest airport from Sariska at a distance 107 km

By Rail

The nearest railway station is Alwar at a distance of 37 km

By Road

Alwar : 36 km

Delhi: 190 km

Jaipur is 101 km

Safari:

To witness the diverse flora and fauna of Sariska National Park, you can book your safari through
www.sso.rajasthan.gov.in

How to reach:

By Air

Jaipur is the nearest airport from Sariska at a distance 107 km

By Rail

The nearest railway station is Alwar at a distance of 37 km

By Road

Alwar : 36 km

Delhi: 190 km

Jaipur is 101 km

Safari:

To witness the diverse flora and fauna of Sariska National Park, you can book your safari through
www.sso.rajasthan.gov.in