to Mango Safari Camp Sasan Gir
Situated about 65km SE of Junagarh district in the
state of Gujarat in South West India, the Sasan GirNational
Park was established on 18th September, 1965, as a Forest
Reserve, primarily to conserve the Asiatic lion-classified
as one of the World's most threatened species. Now Gir
National Park is the only remaining place in the
world, where one is likely to see the Asiatic Lion., Gir National
Park is a paradise for the connoisseurs of wildlife. The The
sanctuary covers a total area of 1412.13 sq kms as protected
area which comprises of 258.7 sq kms as National park and
1153.4 sq kms as National park and 1153.4 Sq Kms as Sanctuary.
Besides this 470.5 Sq Kms forest area constitutes a buffer
zone as reserve, protected and un-classed forest. Thus a total
area of 1882.6 Sq Kms forms Gir forest.
Out of a total area of 1882.6 Sq Kms, 1502.7 Sq Kms falls
in the Junagadh District and 379.9 Sq Kms in Amreli district.
The most important aspect of Gir is that it has become a most
stable ecosystem with tremendous regenerating, self supporting
and sustaining power due to its rich and diverse flora and
The Unique ecosystem of Gir harbours about 38 species of mammals,
around 300 species of birds, 37 species of reptiles and more
than 2000 species of insects.
Most of the tourists explore the sanctuary in search of Asiatic
Lions. The lions, a smaller more compact version of their
African cousins are best viewed at dawn or dusk when they
are on the move. Gir has also leopards and numerous chital,
nilgai, chinkara, the four horned antelope and wild boar.
Marsh crocodiles are often seen at kamleshwar dam & farm developed
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The forest is rich in bird life and the paradise flycatcher,
black headed cuckoo shrike, pied woodpecker, Bonelli's eagle,
crested serpant eagle, painted sandgrouse, bush quail and
grey partridge are among the variety that is found here.
Season and Climate::
Winter : (Oct to Mar) – Min. tempreature
less than 10®C. Best time for bird watching & Safari
Summer: (Apr to Jun) – Max. 40®C. NOTE: (June
15th to 0ct 15th) Gir National Park is closed
Morning 06.00 am to 09.00 am & Evening 03.00 pm to 05.00 pm
Gir National Park Tips Gir National Park
Take official guides along with you on the
park trip. Wear loose fitting and simple clothes that blend
with the park surroundings. Carry plenty of water along with
Not to do at Gir National
Do not disturb the animals during day time
as most of the nocturnal animals sleep during day time.
Do not try to irritate the animals or make
them angry by teasing them.
Do not smoke inside the park. Do not use
flash or intrusive photography.
Picking of plants and insects is strictly
prohibited. Camping and picnicking is not allowed within the
us for Sasan Gir, Gir National