"Home of Asiatic Lion"

A National Forest in Gujarat, India

Interest Measure for Gir

Ideal time to stay:  1 - 3 days

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Height(Altitude) of Gir from sea level:  524 feet
Latitude/Longitude:  21.1692819°N, 70.5968867°E
Ecosystem:  Plain  

Food, Culture and Language at Gir

Food Availability:  Indian, Gujarati Cuisine 
Regional Language:  Gujarati
Currency:  ₹ - Rupee (INR)

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Why travel Gir?

Besides Africa, Gir National Park in Gujarat is the only place in the world where you can spot lions roaming free in the wild. ir is the only natural habitat of world popular Asiatic Lions. Gir Interpretation Zone, Devaliya: Devaliya Safari Park is the enclosed area of the Sanctuary that offers a good opportunity for visitors to experience a rustic beauty and wilderness of the area.
The safari tour is conducted in a mini bus that takes visitors to another cross section of the Gir.
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2 Places to visit and Things to do in Gir

Gir National Park at Gir

Gir National Park

#Wildlife Sanctuary
Gir is one of India’s oldest sanctuaries, and is synonymous with the majestic Asiatic lion (Panthera Leo persica). The only place in India to see this animal. This park can take legitimate pride in saving an endangered species by providing it a more secured habitat. The Gir ecosystem falls in Biogeography Zone-4 (the semi arid) and Biogeography Province 4-B. Gujarat Rajwara is the last remaining abode of the Asiatic Lion, Panthera Leo persica.
Expenses - NA
Time needed - 3 hours
Jeep Safari, Gir at Gir

Jeep Safari, Gir

This is such a wild attraction in Gir. While you are on Jeep Safari, you can spot the Lions in their natural habitat, when they are on the prowl. Watching the Lions from open-roof jeep is altogether a wonderful experience.
Expenses - ₹4500
Time needed - 3 hours

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Content of this page was last updated at Oct 21, 2016