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Address: Motichur Gate, Near Railway Fatak | NH 72 Motichur Range, 249205, India
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good for wildlife lovers

Rajaji National park is another must see if you go to Rishikesh. This park was formed by the amalgamation of the Chilla sanctuary, motichur sanctuary and Rajaji sanctuary and is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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New Delhi, India
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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rajaji National park is another must see if you go to Rishikesh. This park was formed by the amalgamation of the Chilla sanctuary, motichur sanctuary and Rajaji sanctuary and is spread over the districts of Dehradun, Haridwar and Pauri Garhwal of Uttarakhand. The Chilla gate of the Rajaji National Park is just at a distance of 19kms from Rishikesh. Here... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rajaji National Park is likely to draw incredulous looks from people as to where that is. Everyone has heard of nearby Corbett National Park, perhaps a byword for NPs in India. Rajaji remains obscure which is as well for it lends the park an untrammelled quality. We stayed at Junglee Resort which is deep inside the National Park. One has... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

I do not know what Rajaji national park used to be and how it got listed in the places where you can go for a jungle safari, i just know that it is not a place for safari anymore. The local guides are trying hard to retain the status but it really isn't even a proper forest. I went through... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

In The Rainy Time Visiting This Place Is Like To The Perfect Hill Station Just Enter In This Place U Found Water Flow From Hill And One Side Very Deep Gorgeous View Of Ganga River And Rishikesh Found Wild Animal Are Also There

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Thank PraveenKumarGurjar
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

A lesser know sanctuary - go for the very common elephant sightings. We were lucky enough to see a leopard - crossing right in front of our jeep. Great safari

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Gurgaon, Haryana, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

I went to Rajaji last month with family and friends. We stayed in forest guest house inside forest. As we were staying inside we enjoyed night safari and got chance to see wild life and roam in jungle when no one was around. Forest guest house are on booking basis only and are very basic. We stayed one night in... More 

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Thank Gaggid
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

A very nice place to visit. Though we were not able to see much of a wild life except a few deers and cocks/hens, we found the place a very picturesque.We visited a day after a heavy rain in May. As per the local guide, post rain you may not find much animals as they move deep into the forest.

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1 Thank Mehool P
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

We saw few animals like elephants, deer, very nice birds, wild boar but no tigers. The jeep is open so it gives a good view and is dangerous as it is not covered. There was a heavy rains and we were all drenched , mixed experience. Our driver Mahesh was good but the authorities need to be more sensitive about... More 

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Paris, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

WE PAID SUPER EXPENSIVE 5500 roupees to: ride 2H5 hours in a horribly old and bumpy jeep, and we havent seen ANY animals except few peacocks, some deers (far away) AND 2 CHICKEN!!! driver drove super fast following another jeep with stupid tourists like us, we had the dust in our eyes, so bumpy i almost threw up and hurt... More 

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Auli, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Frankly by paying the entry fee and riding a safari gypsy if someone is expecting the wildlife to appear along the tracks, its better you spend your time in other activities. The Motichur gate of the Raja Ji National Park is located on the elephant corridor and is of critical importance for our elephants. The safari after a beer break... More 

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