All the birds of passage and wandering souls, be all ears. We are going to answer all the six W’s here, everything you would want to know about the upcoming Ranthambore Festival.
Ranthambore Festival is in readiness to take you on a drive, some times Into The Wild, and the other times to a completely different world of Art, Music, Dance, and what not! Experience Nature, Food and Culture, everything par excellence at this exciting carnival.
The festival is organized by a local, non-profit organization, Puqaar Foundation. It is heedfully planned to bring forth the beauty of nature, music and culture, with a focus on conservation.
Did your fortune teller break the news that remarkable moments will mark a place in your life somewhat near the end of the first month of 2017? He wasn’t lying then! Because that is when Ranthambore Festival is going to fill the air with joyful noise. It will be a time of great rejoicing and festivity.
Join them for the festival from 27th to 29th January.
This 3-day extravaganza is taking place against the backdrop of the magnificent Nahargarh Palace, nestled at the foot hills of Aravali Ranges, neighbouring the Ranthambore National Park.
Prepare yourself for a thrilling experience!
HOW to reach there?
By Air- Jaipur Airport is the closest connecting port to Ranthambore. The venue of the festival is just 168 kms from Jaipur airport, which means a road journey of around 3 hours 30 minutes will land you in the territory of tigers.
By Train- If you are choosing Indian Railways, then we recommend you, book a ticket for Sawai Madhopur station, which is only three kilometers from Ranthambore. This being the most important railway junction in Rajasthan, is well-connected to almost every city in India by super-fast trains.
Do not worry after that! They have a fleet of canters to ferry their guests between Sawai Madhopur station and their hotels, and from their hotels to Nahargarh Palace at all times of the day.
By Road- Up for an adventurous road trip? Pretty possible!
Ranthambore is well connected with all major highways and if you’re planning a road trip, here’s what you need to know.
From Jaipur – 180 Km, via Rajasthan State Highway 24;
From Delhi – 381 Km, via NH8 and NH 11A;
From Mumbai – 1031 Km, via NH 3;
From Udaipur – 388 Km, via NH 76 and RJ SH 29;
From Agra – 239 Km, via RJ SH 1;
From Ahmedabad – 640 Km, via NH8 and NH 76.
Do we really need to answer this question now?
Feast your eyes on life stretching out before you on this short and sweet, happy jaunt. Witness a lot many events, including musical concerts, interactive sessions, film screening, panel discussions, Art & Craft Souk, various workshops (on Yoga, Music, etc.) and so much more!
Hang on! We are going to take you to a prefatory tour round the series of events real soon. We’ll keep our readers notified with every update about the festival- schedule, passes, stay options and list of all the celebrated artists, performers and speakers who will make your heart go Sha La La La! For all this, you need to stay tuned with CJ! Know all the pre and post-event details, only on our website- www.connectjaipur.com
Get ready to witness a surreal mix of art, leisure and cognizance on a weekend filled with engaging and enlightening experiences.