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A luxurious stay in Sariska

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The vibrant Rajasthan is a storehouse of culture heritage, history and abundance of  nature’s delight. Hence the princely state of Rajasthan has been our favorite tourist destination. To mark our second wedding anniversary, husband and I planned a trip to Sariska, the city known for its tiger reserve.
How to reach Sariska-  Sariska does not have any public transport, rail or flight connectivity. Located approximately 171 kilometers from Gurgaon and around 120 kilometers from Jaipur, you can either hire a private taxi or drive yourself to Sariska via NH24. Route we followed-
Gurgaon - Manesar- Neemrana- Bheror- Kotputli- Viratnagar- Sariska.
We left from Gurgaon at 7:00 am. Surprisingly trucks plying during that time caused slow moving traffic on highway after crossing Manesar.
Continue driving till you see a signboard reading Alwar 81km and 69 km straight towards Jaipur. As soon as you bend left, your nightmare begins. Drive carefully and if possible slowly hereBe ready for packs of monke…

Sariska Jungle Safari

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Sariska is one of the closest vacation places from Delhi. Known for its Tiger Sanctuary and the adventurous jungle safari, a four hours drive from Delhi takes you to the enthralling forest of Sariska. 

Things you should know-
Experts advice that the best time for jungle safari is morning, which has high probability of sighting a tiger. However, nobody can guarantee spotting a tiger in Sariska any time, because the forest is their home, not ours! We left from the resort before sunrise to reach the safari ticket window as early as possible. It was indeed surprising to see the place bustling with enthusiastic guests on a chilled winter morning.  
Take at look at the timings-  Bookings are made at the window. Alternately you a make bookings online to save time. By the way the website mentioned on the board does not work-  https://sso.rajasthan.gov.in/signin
The ticket rates as mentioned on the board are as follows-
However these are not the updated rates on the board. We hired a full gypsy for …