The booking office, which gets chaotic when it opens, is located inside the Shilpgram campus off Ranthambhore Rd. Seats in gypsies and canters can be reserved on the website, though a single gypsy (with a premium pr…
Look for the sub-branch on MI Rd then walk down the lane beside it to find DHL Express. For parcels, the first kilo is expensive, but each 500g thereafter is cheap. All packaging is included in the price. Credit car…
A cost-effective and efficient institution, though the back-and-forth can infuriate. Parcel-packing-wallahs out the front must first pack, stitch and wax seal your parcel for a fee (₹100 per small package) before se…
Should be able to supply a map of Ajmer, which includes a map of Pushkar. The tourist office also has details about Ajmer’s Paying Guest House Scheme, which gives you the opportunity to stay with an Indian family.
Near the reserve's booking office. Gives an honest and sobering appraisal of Sariska's past, present and onging threats. It's worth a look, and there's a small souvenir shop attached.
The official Tourist office is situated near Suraj Pol and is of little use apart from supplying a map. Small tourist offices operate erratically at the train station and airport.
As well as all forms of ticketing, Guchi's can arrange one-way taxi fares and has a wealth of knowledge on what to do and where to go, including how to do an excursion to Osian.
State-run, but part of Soni Hospitals group (www.sonihospitals.com). Before 3pm, outpatients go to the CT & MRI Centre; after 3pm, go to the adjacent Emergency Department.
This charitable hospital prescribes natural plant-based remedies. There are medicines for all sorts of ailments, from upset tummies to arthritis, and many of them are free.
At the entrance to the park, which is less than a 1km walk from most of the hotels, you can hire guides, rickshaws, binoculars and bikes after purchasing your ticket.