Gir National Park is reckoned as one of the most happening wildlife sanctuaries in India where one can spot a huge number of wild lions. This huge national park was established as a forest reserve to conserve the endangered Asiatic Lions. It was established on 18th of September in the year 1965 and is now serving as a habitat to exotic species of wild animals and birds which you can witness properly by enjoying the Jeep Safari Ride. Browse our 2 Nights and 3 Days long Ahmedabad Gir Weekend Tour Package and capture some really amazing pictures to your wildlife photography frames.
Day 01: Ahmedabad – Sasan Gir
Welcome to Ahmedabad! On reaching the city early morning you will head towards Sasan Gir. Upon arrival at Sasan Gir, check-into the pre-booked wildlife resort. Enjoy the scrumptious afternoon meal at the hotel.
Sasan Gir National Park is a wildlife sanctuary that doesn’t require any sort of introduction. It is worldwide popular for being the second habitat of Asiatic Lions after Africa. Besides Asiatic Lions, it is home to various other smaller birds and animals including Panther and the Hyenas, Chital, Chinkara, Nil Gai (blue bull), the Chowsingha (four-horned antelope), the long-tailored Langur, and the bear.
Day 02: Sasan Gir
Post breakfast in the morning, go for Gir National Park excursion. After completing half day sightseeing tour of Gir National Park return to the hotel for lunch and after enjoying the afternoon meal go back to the national park and enjoy the Jeep Safari Ride which is organized thrice in a day. Two of them are organized in the morning and the last round is organized in the afternoon. Located in the semi-arid western region of India, Gir National Park is deciduous and dry and its topography is composed of isolated hills, valleys, rugged ridges, deep ravines, plateaus, and is adorned with huge patches of grasslands. One can also spot approx.40 species of mammals and reptiles and also an exotic variety of birds which numbers up to 250.
Day 03: Sasan Gir – Ahmedabad
Post breakfast at the hotel, complete the check-out formalities and drive towards Ahmedabad. While moving towards Ahmedabad, do not forget to visit Uperkot Fort which was constructed along with the era back by Chandra Gupta. Indian history states that this ancient fort has been plundered and damaged many times and has got renovated every time. After exploring this ancient for in Junagadh you will again hit the roads to Ahmedabad Airport or Railway Station to catch your corresponding transport.
Visiting Gir National Park which is home to Asiatic Lions after Africa. Besides Africa, Gir National Park is the only park where Asiatic Lions are found in the world.
Enjoy the Jeep Safari Ride.
Exploring Uperkot Fort which is renowned as one of the most ancient parts of Junagadh and is believed to be constructed around 2300 years back.