Keoladeo Ghana National Park

Kheoladeo Ghana National Park, situated 15 km from Bharatpur, is one of the finest bird sanctuaries in the world inundated with over 400 species of water birds. Exotic migratory birds from Afghanistan, Central Asia, Tibet as well as Siberian cranes from the Arctic, greyleg geese from Siberia and barheaded geese from China, come here in […]

Fairy Queen And Palace On Wheels

Fairy Queen: Steam traction is yet to gain the respect and concern it deserves in India, but a couple of rides are available. The most noteworthy of these is the ‘Fairy Queen’, which also happens to be the oldest running locomotive in the world. But it doesn’t run often enough: only on weekends in winter. […]

Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary

55 km from Agra lies Bharatpur, a marvelous destination known for its rare avian variety. A royal hunting retreat of erstwhile princes of Bharatpur. It was founded by Maharaja Suraj Mal in 1733 A.D. It is popular as Asia’s finest bird sanctuary-Keoladeo National Park, which is the winter retreat of rare Siberian cranes and other […]

Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary

Kumbhalgarh wildlife Sanctuary, 10 km from Kumbhalgarh situated in the lush green environs of Aravali, covering an area of about 585 sq. km. It is the home of rare species of animals. Some of them Panther, sloth bear, wild boar, four horned antelope and scientifically breed crocodiles in the lake are the major attractions. The […]