Tourist Information in Ranthambhore National Park

Safari Booking Office

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...

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DHL Express

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...

Post in Jaipur

Main Post Office

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...

Tourist Information in Ajmer

Tourist Office

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.

Tourist Information in Sariska Tiger Reserve & National Park

Interpretation Centre

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.

Tourist Information in Udaipur

Tourist Office

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.

Travel Agency in Jodhpur

Guchi's

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.

Hospital in Jaipur

Sawai Mansingh Hospital

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.

Hospital in Bundi

Ayurvedic Hospital

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.

Tourist Information in Keoladeo National Park

Keoladeo National Park Entrance

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.

Travel Agency in Ranthambhore National Park

Ranthambore Adventure Tours

Safari agency that gets good reviews. At the time of research it was charging ₹2200 per person for a seat in a gypsy and ₹1800 in a canter.

Tourist Information in Jhunjhunu

Tourist Office

Located out of the centre, this office (if open when it should be) can only provide a few brochures and a basic map of the town and region.

Tourist Information in Jhalawar

Tourist Office

An office that may be able to rustle up a brochure with a town map. Inside the grounds of the now defunct RTDC Motel Jhalawar Chandrawati.

Police in Udaipur

Police

The tourism police office. There are also police posts at Surajpol, Hatipol and Delhi Gate, three of the gates in the old-city wall.

Tourist Information in Bikaner

Tourist Office

This friendly office (near Pooran Singh Circle) can answer most tourism-related questions and provide transport schedules and maps.

Post in Udaipur

Post Office

Tiny post office that can send parcels, and with virtually no queues. Beside the City Palace’s Badi Pol ticket office.

Tourist Information in Bharatpur

Tourist Office

On the crossroads about 700m from the national park entrance; has a free map of Bharatpur and Keoladeo National Park.

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DHL Express

Conveniently situated in Lal Ghat, this budget guesthouse has a DHL office for all your parcel postage needs.

Tourist Information in Alwar

Tourist Office

Can only offer a map of Alwar (if it is open when it should be). Near the train station.