The worlds last wild population of Asiatic lions lives within the confines of Indias Gir National Park. The 350 lions, smaller than their African cousins, compete with a human population for habitat and resources.
How much does Gir safari cost?
5600 7000. Extra Child Fee is Rs. 1400 for normal days and Rs. 1750 for festival/Saturday/Sunday.
Is Gir Forest worth visiting?
This a huge forest, but few few lions (about 411). Other than lions there are other animals as well – deer, peacock etc. There are 3 Safaris – 6am, 9am and 3pm. For each Safari, 15 permits are given online and 15 are current (30 minutes before the safari).
What Gir is famous for?
The Gir Forests- the largest compact tract of dry deciduous forests in the semi-arid western part of India is the last abode of the big and regal predator, Asiatic lion (Panthera leo persica), an endangered animal species.
How many days are enough for Gir?
3 Days Lion Safari in Gir Forest National Park which is the sole home of the pure Asiatic Lions (Panthera leo persica) and is considered to be one of the most important protected areas in Asia due to its supported species.
Can we stay inside Gir National Park?
To enjoy the absolute beauty of Gir national park, having a stay in Gir Jungle Lodge will be the best option for you. This is a spectacular Gir hotel providing classis accommodation and a high standard of customer service. This lodge is located at Gir National Parks entrance.
What is the best time to visit Gir?
October Month to May Month is the Best Time to Visit Gir Sanctuary. This is the time when the sanctuary remains open for the tourists. Gir Forest remains close for the tourists during the monsoon months of July to September.
Which safari is best in Gir?
If you just want to see lions then Devaliya safari is enough but if you want to enjoy lion as well as Glorious ecosystem of sasan gir forest you must go with sasan gir jeep safari.
Can we take our car in Gir safari?
Is private vehicle allowed in Gir National Park? Some private vehicles that run in petrol are allowed inside the Gir National Park. But you must take a driver and a guide.
Can we see lion in Gir?
Gir National Park is the only place where you can see Lions in the wild. There is, however, a lot of luck involved in watching lions. The jungle safari takes place three times a day at am, am, and pm. It just takes about three hours to complete each safari with a worthwhile view experience.
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