Gir National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary, Junagadh

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Explore the habitat of Asiatic lions at Gir National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary, the only place outside of Africa to spot lions roaming freely. The park and wildlife sanctuary encompasses an area of 1,412 sq km (545 sq mi) of dry scrub land and open deciduous forest. Thankfully, the population of lions has been rising in recent years, with over 500 currently living freely within the park. The habitat also supports over 2,000 other animal species, including leopards, cobras, sambars, and chitals. Take a safari trip across the park, where the guides will point out the best places to spot all the park's most famous inhabitants. Put Gir National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary at the forefront of your travel plans using our Junagadh driving holiday planner.
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  • We flew from Delhi to Rajkot and then we had hired a temporary Traveller from twilight tours and travels for a saurashtra visit first stop being girl. Safari had to be be booked in advance which we ha...  more »
  • We had 4 safaris, 2 early morning and 2 evening. Saw lions on 3 of them. 2 sightings were right in front of our jeep, The last sighting was 3 lions, mother with her 2 1/2 year old twins, one male, one...  more »
  • As evident from title itself, one must visit Gir in the months of December and January and must prefer the safari of early morning in order to witness the pride of lions which otherwise goes deep into...  more »
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