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Sasan Gir National Park

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Well organised but could not find a lion

We visited in June and opted for morning safari because according to many chances to see lions are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Arun R
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Pune, India
Amazing forest with growing human greed

This is one of the rare dry forest in the world. Forest is rare and also the Asiatic Lions. These... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Bhadresh S
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Ahmedabad, India
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The Gir National Park is open from Mid - October onwards till mid June & The Devaliya Safari park (Gir Interpretation Zone) is open throughout the year. The Devalia Safari Park closed on every wednesday.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Sinh Sadan Gir Somnath District Sasan Road, Sasan Gir, Gir National Park 362135, India
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+91 88601 25900
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited in June and opted for morning safari because according to many chances to see lions are more in the morning. However we were not lucky enough to locate one. We could see foxes, peacocks, Nilgai, Owls etc.

Thank Arun R
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We did plan our safari on 16.10.2017 Morning at 5.30 am. But unfortunately through out the visit we didn't locate a single lion. We are very disappoint. There were many deers. Jungle was dense as because it was just opened after Monsoon. So i would...More

Thank Bodhisatya M
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is one of the rare dry forest in the world. Forest is rare and also the Asiatic Lions. These both rare things are now becoming enemy of this jungle. I am close observer and visitor of GIR since 1999. I have seen seen this...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

We went in month of May so it was all dry. we did the morning safari 6 am for 2 consecutive days. both days we were lucky to spot i day we saw 3 leopards that is very rare. the 2nd day we saw 2...More

Thank siddharthkankaria
Reviewed 1 June 2018

We had an excellent guide on 2 safaris but sadly didn't see a lion Hopefully on our nect trip we will have better luck

Thank Val G
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Jungle Trail in open jeep in GIR, especially in the early morning is really an awesome experience of life. Luckily we had a sighting of Lion in initial 15minutes itself, however there are much more apart from the Lion in safari. Really memorable movements of...More

Thank Hotel_in_Udaipur
Reviewed 31 May 2018

We landed in Gir National Park from Diu which is roughly a 2 -3 hour drive by taxi. Since we didn't want to wake up in the morning nor stay over at a hotel in Gir we chose the evening slot. Though entry is at...More

Thank touristy28
Reviewed 30 May 2018

At the initial stage upto the level of Ticket booking, everything is okey, but, maintaining the forest upto the mark of visitors is very poor. Nothing has been maintained inside the forest to enable visitors for direct interaction with Lion or other animals except Deers....More

Thank AnilChabra
Reviewed 28 May 2018

This according to me is the best and the only worthwhile touristy thing to do in Gujarat. Especially if you are a wildlife lover. You have to book your permit for safari online at the Gir Forest website and it is recommended that you book...More

Thank Anuj S
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

This is a very huge and wide spread forest. Famous for spotting lions and one will find many safari operators around it, who will take u deep into the jungle. The safari operators are negotiable and take u inside for 3 hours. We did spot...More

Thank PrabhaJain
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skagrawal4k
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Response from Sriranga V | Reviewed this property |
No they are not allowed. They are pretty strict
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