Ranthambhore National Park is in Sawai Madhopur District of Rajasthan state.Located at the junction of the Aravalli and Vindhya hill range,
this is one of the finest places to view animals, especially as they are used to being stared at here.The park covers an area of Approximately
400 sq Km and if combined it with the area of sawai man singh sanctuary area,it is around 500 Sq km.
Ranthambhore national park was declared a wildlife sanctuary in 1957 and in 1974 it gained the protection of "Project Tiger".
It got it's status of a National Park in 1981.