About Gir

  • Gir National Park
  • Wildlife Sanctuary Sasangir
  • Gir Wild Life
  • Peacock in Gir National Park
  • Sasan Gir National Park
  • Gir Luxury Wildlife
  • Wildlife Sanctuary Gir
  • Sasan Gir National Park
  • Wildlife Sacnctuary Gir Junagadh
  • Gir National Park Junagadh

Gir National Park & Wildlife Sanctuary-Sasangir is a 1412 sq km hilly tract of dry deciduous forests, acacia scrub, evergreen and semi-evergreen flora and grasslands, fed by rivers and streams. Among the many water-bodies in the reserve is the Kamleshwar Dam, known for its large crocodile population. Originally protected by the Nawab of Junagadh, after British Viceroys brought to his attention the plight of the Lion in Asia. According to official census figures, Gir National Park has about 411 lions and about 400 leopards, making it one of the major big-cat concentrations in India. Sambar and spotted deer (chital), blue bull (nilgai), chousingha (the world's only four-horned antelope), chinkara (Indian gazelle) and wild boar thrive in Gir National Park. Jackal, Striped Hyena, Jungle cat, Rusty-spotted cat, Langur, Porcupine, Indian hare & Pangolin are among the other mammals of Gir National Park. Sasan Gir is the hub for Safari in Gir National Park.

There are about more than 300 type of birds in Gir National Park make it Heaven for Birders & Ornithologist.