Ranthambore NP How to hire a jeep??

Old Oct 25th, 2008, 07:25 AM
  #21  
aby
Original Poster
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 1,493
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Sorry the link to Wildlife pictures

http://www.pbase.com/dubito/
aby is offline  
Old Oct 25th, 2008, 07:58 AM
  #22  
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Posts: 489
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
abby,
thanks for the info.
Great pictures!
I am trying to get gypsy safari tickets directly online with the link you provided.
All is going well (there are still plenty for my dates in March) till I have to submit the payment and then it is rejected each time.
I tried several different Visa cards, PayPal - all no good.
I am sure the problem is on their end.
Any advice?
Paulchili is offline  
Old Oct 27th, 2008, 12:47 AM
  #23  
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Posts: 2
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
it is nice to hear that you visited Ranthambore,
as it is the best National Park to see the cat walk of Tigers in their own way, so we must hav a jeep.
you have to hire a jeep by registered agency only. Usually hotel have a monopoly in this regard.
it is always interesting to see the tigers after 5-6pm only.

gargjk is offline  
Old Oct 28th, 2008, 12:00 PM
  #24  
aby
Original Poster
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 1,493
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Paulchilli

I give up!!
i haven't actually tried to book - just found the site & the option...

i've described it as a "mafia".
once, at the office, i was told there's 1 seat in a jeepl; the next minute a guy speaking over the cell-phone told me it's taken...

sorry i can't be of help

aby

P.S. try
npjai ([email protected])
maybe he, as a local, knows
aby is offline  
Old Oct 28th, 2008, 12:05 PM
  #25  
aby
Original Poster
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 1,493
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
gargjk:

Which agency??
when i was there,couldn't find it

"it is always interesting to see the tigers after 5-6pm only."
What does it mean?
(& at 6 pm one has to be OUT of the park...)

aby
aby is offline  
Old Oct 28th, 2008, 03:22 PM
  #26  
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Posts: 489
Likes: 0
Liked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Hi aby,
I finally gave up and I am booking it with the hotel where I am staying.
They are charging me almost double for the jeep but what choice do I have as I cannot book it myself.
It's still not a lot of money - just the idea of it.
It's a tiny amount of what this whole trip will cost and I don't want to risk not getting a jeep seat.
Thanks,
Paul
Paulchili is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Original Poster
Forum
Replies
Last Post
emdee
Africa & the Middle East
18
Aug 29th, 2008 09:39 PM
sandra_67
Asia
4
Mar 18th, 2008 07:25 AM
ngodeia
Asia
7
Jul 20th, 2007 01:26 AM
Roccco
Africa & the Middle East
6
Feb 14th, 2005 05:38 AM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Do Not Sell My Personal Information

FODOR'S VIDEO