The wonderful wildlife of India’s Golden Triangle

Heading into the heart of India’s Golden Triangle, here are 5 animals to look out for in this fascinating part of the world.

1. Common Kingfisher

Common Kingfisher

Found throughout Asia and into Africa, Common Kingfisher are instantly recognisable thanks to their bright orange front and blue feathers making them stand out immediately amongst leaves and when nestled on branches on the hunt for insects.

2. Indian Wild Boar

Indian Wild Boar

Huge Indian Boars can be found in numerous locations around India and as far as Thailand and Sri Lanka.

Owners of huge snouts, boar are foragers that scour the land for choice morsels.

3. Leopards

Leopards

One of the fastest animals on the planet, a Leopard’s unique coat makes them easily recognisable in a photograph but often extremely hard to spot out in the wild.

Known to enjoy climbing trees, the Leopards are another of Ranthambhore’s main wildlife draws.

4. Striped Hyenas

Striped Hyenas

These iconic animals spend their time roaming the night. Nocturnal, hyenas are often tricky to find but can be admired in a select few locations within the Golden Triangle.

5. Tigers

Tigers

Perhaps the animal India is most famous for, Tigers can be found within the famed Golden Triangle.

Often spotted roaming inside Ranthambhore National Park, the tigers here are India’s most famous animals.

A journey into the park gives visitors the chance to witness these incredible animals spending time in their natural habitat.

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