The nearest airport is the Jaipur International Airport that’s a 3-hour drive time approximately. The Sawai Madhopur airstrip (25-minute drive-time) only services charter flights that are subject to prior permissions and clearances. The nearest railheads are Sawai Madhopur Junction: a 20-minute drive-time and Jaipur Junction: 03 03-hour 50-minute drive-time. It is also possible to drive from Delhi and Agra with an approximate drive time of 5-6 hours.
Sawai Shivir Ranthambore
Things to know
- The camp is operational from 01 October to 20 June
- The camp lies only 14 minutes from the gates of the national park, making it an ideal base to explore the region.
- The camp has its own fleet of top-of-the-line luxurious safari jeeps and handpicked expert in-house naturalists with in-depth knowledge of the park’s flora and fauna.
Rooms & Suites
There are two categories of tents the Luxury Suite Tent (420 sq ft) and the Presidential Suite Tent (100 sq ft) which has an additional wing, which can be converted into an en-suite lounge or an annex room that can easily accommodate two guest beds. The tents house a bedroom with a king-sized four-poster wooden bed surrounded by hand-crafted colonial-era décor and modern amenities. Each tent has a work desk and its own refreshment chest, as well as tea and coffee-making facilities. The rooms have en-suite bathrooms with large netted windows stocked with custom-made bath accessories, and thoughtful amenities like bedroom slippers, eye masks, and ear plugs. The sturdy canvas tents are temperature-controlled with air-conditioners and heaters. There’s also a roll-up canvas with a private patio/sit-out to soak in the views.
Restaurants & Bars
All buffet meals, including tea/coffee and soft beverages, are served in the camp’s restaurant which serves multi-cuisine with al-fresco dining options. The camp’s culinary offerings are made from locally sourced, seasonal ingredients that also include organic farm-to-table experiences. Menus are curated in accordance with the guest’s dietary preferences and fixed accordingly for each course of meal on a daily basis
Spa & Wellness
Guests can unwind with relaxing massages and a range of therapies at Swadhya, a wellness hermitage. There is also a well-stocked library with a selection of handpicked books an in-house theatre and a billiards table for guest recreation.
There is a whole range of activities on offer apart from the early morning and evening safaris there are also nature walks and cycle rides around the camp’s vicinity, bird watching and campfires with sundowners every evening on offer.
The tented camps are ‘semi-permanent’ and are dismantled and removed during the off-season, leaving a virgin site that has not disturbed the natural environment whatsoever.