Ranthambore Fort - Nearby Places
There are many places nearby Ranthambore Fort which the tourists can visit. Some of them are as follows −
Surwal Lake is a place in the park nearby the fort where people can watch birds catching fishes. Since the lake dries in summer due to its shallowness, it is better to visit it in monsoon or winter. Morning time is better as a large number of birds can be seen.
Kachida Valley is nearby the park where tourists can find panthers, bears, deers and other animals. The hills nearby also add beauty to the place. Due to its beauty from the presence of hills and the animals found, the valley is one of the best place to visit.
Padam Lake is the largest lake of the park where wild animals come to drink water as it is the main source. In the early morning, many animals can be seen drinking water from the lake. The lake is called Padam which means flowers because water lilies grow here which make the place beautiful.
Jogi Mahal is situated nearby Padam lake. Previously, it was used as a rest house but now accommodation has been restricted. There is a banyan tree nearby the mahal which is very tall and is considered as one of the largest banyan trees in India.