Hotels in Sasan Gir
In the year 1975, the Sasan Gir forest was officially declared as the Gir national park. Sasan Gir forest is exactly located in the half-island of Gujarat in the southern western part of India. The saw-toothed, senescence, trees on the hills will astound you with their variety of dhak trees, jamun trees, teak, acacia, tendu and the scattered but the velvety green patches. Neighboring Junagadh just by 43 kms, GirNational Park is widely expanded with 1412 km square of the area. Leopards, chowsinghas, and the captivating Asiatic lions, which are comparatively small than the African lions, are the reasons why one should visit Sasan Gir forest. There are also other carnivores, mammals, reptiles, herbivores, and the spellbinding 300+ species of birds.
Advisably, Sasan Gir is not the terminus for monsoons. Winter is supposingly the ultimate time for visiting the heroes, the lions of Sasan Gir. If visited during December to march, the brisky weather will supplement your visit to Gir national park. Lions happen to be most sporty and dynamic to entertain its visitors during winter season. Transportation to Sasan Gir becomes easy because of the buses available from its proximate sasan gir Junagadh. Sasan Gir can also be reached by the rail means of transportation. Keshod is the most nearer airport allowing the aerial transportation for Sasan Gir. Gir is precisely connected to other states and the government also provides bus transportation to make it easier for the visitors. Most frequent buses run from Junagadh and Veraval.
Sasan Gir hotels provide the most appropriate framework to make your stay comfortable and smooth. Television and air conditioning facilities, rooms with hot water facilities can be availed by the visitor right from his registration in the hotel till his paying up with the bills. Resorts in Sasan Gir have well appointed staff, with aesthetically designed comfort INS, cottages and tents enabled with wi-fi, television, telephone, etc, facilities. The 3 star and 5 star hotels in Sasan Gir provides an monumental experience with its royal accommodation facilities.
Sasan Gir does not hold on to any festival, particularly. The ‘siddi’ people, who dance during specific occasions in order to pertain their ancient beliefs, ‘maldharis’ group, which is a tribe raising cattle, lives in an conventional settlement known as nesses of cows. Along with ‘maldharis’, ‘sorathi rabaris’ are also another kind of group at Gir raising the goats, sheep, etc. The Devalia safari park situated 12 kms away from Sasan Gir is like a summary of Gir forest. Having a tight fortification for an area of 4.12 sq.kms, Devalia safari park narrates you all about the Sasan Gir at cheaper rates and in lesser time with the right information. The park also provides safari rides where one can have the honor of confronting lions on the roads. Kamaleshwar dam is also a spot to be visited which is a dam constructed over one of the seven rivers flowing down the Gir. Tulsi shyam temple, somnath temple, kankai temple, diu, Dwarka, kutch, Junagadh, mandvi beach, girnar hills are some other destinations which one can enroute while their trip to Sasan Gir.