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About Gir National Park

 

The Gir National Park and wildlife sanctuary is located about 65 km south east in the Junagadh district of Gujarat. Gir National Park is one of the India’s finest wildlife sanctuaries located in Gujarat. This national park is set up in an area of 1412 square km. of lush deciduous forests. This national park was established on 18th September 1965 as a Forest Reserve to conserve the Asiatic lion. This sanctuary is the final refuge of the rare Asian lions which roamed freely two centuries ago throughout Middle East and some parts of India. Sasan, with a forest rest house, is the headquarters of the sanctuary. 

Eating Out  
 

Travel from Gir to Palitana and check-in at the Vijay Vilas, a family-run heritage hotel. Bird in the surrounding countryside or visit Bhavnagar for birding at Victoria Park (good scrubland birdlife), Gaurishankar Lake and near the ports where Western reef egret nest in good numbers. Those interested in combining culture with natural history can visit the magnificent Jain temple complex atop Shatrunjaya Hill.

 
Shoping  
 

Shopping in gujarat is famous for Patola Silk sarees, Gagra-Cholis. Shopping Gir provides nothing for the visitors to shop in the market. As we know that conventional handicrafts and textiles in Gujarat are well-known for are hard to come by in Sasan Gir. The town is limited to being a tourist centre who is interested in visiting the Gir National Park. A large variety of items you may check it out which are available in nearest towns such as Patola Silk sarees, Bandhnis and traditional Gagra-Cholis, Marriage costumes, Wall hangings, Embroidered, appliquéd quilts, Cradle clothes, Cloth toys, Embroidered footwear, Lacquer furniture, Curios and so on.

 
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The Fern Gir Forest Resort

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