Rajaji National Park - Jungle Safari | Rajaji National Park Timing, Best Time to Visit

Rajaji National Park Haridwar - Jungle Safari | Rajaji National Park Timing, Best Time to Visit

Rajaji National Park is the most favourite travel destination for visitors in Haridwar. It is located in Uttarakhand State of India. This park has spread in 820 square kms. Rajaji National Park is located in Dehradun, Haridwar and Pauri Garhwal districts. Only Haridwar and Rishikesh are the two nearest cities to this park. Rajaji National Park is famous because it has largest number of elephants than oher national parks in Uttrakhand. In this national park you can find many dangerous animals like Tiger, leopard, Monkey, Barking deer, Sambar deer, Wild Boar, Antelopes such as the Nilgai and Goral. Visitors and Tourists come here to see the above 400 species of Birds -  Scaly Thrush, Snowy-browed Flycatcher, Rusty-flanked Treecreeper, Pale-footed Bush Warbler, Tytler's Leaf Warbler, Green Avadavat and Reed Bunting, Northern Goshawk, Black-necked Stork, Yellow-billed Blue Magpie Greater Scaup, White-naped Woodpecker, Great Hornbill, Black-bellied Tern, Pallas's Fish Eagle are popular bird species found here.

In Rajaji National Park, River Ganga flows approx 24 km. So visitors and tourists can enjoy the amazing landscape and wildlife near Ganga River. Here people can easily find Himalayan Pied Kingfisher, fire tailed sunbird and Great Pied Hornbill. This park is the first staging ground for the migratory birds when they cross Himalayas.

Rajaji National Park Safari:- At Rajaji National Park, main transport medium is only jeeps safaris. In this park Private vehicles are not allowed inside the Reserve forest, so before planning to visit Rajaji National Park, pls avoid private vehicles.

Hotels in Rajaji National Park:- 

3 Star Hotels in Rajaji National Park:- Forrest Resort , V Resorts Rajaji
2 Star Hotels in Rajaji National Park:- Eco Wild Campus Rajaji, GMVN Chilla Tourist Rest House, Jeevan Utsav Resort, Tigris Estate
1 Star Hotels in Rajaji National Park:- Junglee Resort, Wild Brook Retreat

Check out some most famous floras in Rajaji National Park:

Amaltas (Cassia fistula)
Rohini (Malollotus philippinensis)
Palash (Butea monosperma)
Shisham (Dalbergia sissoo)
Sal (Shorea robusta)
Sandan (Ougeinia Oojeinensis)
Khair (Acacia catechu)
Arjun (Terminalia arjuna) rajaji national park
Baans (Dendrocalamus strictus)
Semul (Bombax ceiba)
Chamaror, (Ehretia laevis)
Aonla (Emblica officinalis)
Ber (Ziziphus mauritiana)
Chilla (Casearia tomentosa)
Bel (Aegle Marmelos)
Kachnar (Bauhienia variegata)
Fauna in Rajaji National Park

This park has most amazing species which attracts travelers and visitors.:-

Bengal Tiger
Asian Elephanta
Jungle Cat
Striped Hyena
Indian Hare
Himalayan Black Bear
Sloth Bear
King Cobra
Barking Deer
Rhesus macaque
Wild boar
Indian Porcupine
Indian langur
Monitor lizard

Rajaji National Park Timing: Best Time To Visit
DatesDuration of VisitsLast time of Visit
15 Nov. to 31 Dec.6:30 AM to 3:30 PM3:30 PM
1 Jan. to 31 Mar.6:30 AM to 4:30 PM4:30 PM
1 April to 15 June6:00 AM to 5:00 PM5:00 PM

How to Reach Rajaji National Park:-

Anyone who wants to visit Rajaji National Park, he can enter from any gate, because this park has multiple enteries from Haridwar, Rishikesh, Mussoorie and Dehradun. Saharanpur. All these cities are well connected with train and bus, so everyone can reach Mohand area within an hour by road.

Travel by Air:- To reach Rajaji National Park, only Jolly Grant airport is the nearest one. From Jolly Grant, airplanes take only 55 minuest time to reach Delhi Airport.

By Rail Travel:- To Reach Rajaji National Park, the nearest railway station is Haridwar (24 Km), Rishikesh (18 Km) and Dehradun (56 Km).

By Road or Bus:- Delhis is 220 Km, Chills is only 8 Km from Haridwar railway station and Risikesh is 24 KM from Rajaji National Park.

Rajaji National Park in Haridwar could be the best travel destination for family and individuals.