09 NOV SATURDAY
Sasan Gir, Popularly known as Gir, is the most famous loin sanctuary in India. And the one place in the subcontinent where Asiatic Lions can be found in the wild. Sasan Gir on the southwestern border of
Saurashtra peninsula in Gujarat and is home to nearly 400 Asiatic loins. The Sanctuary was created in
1913 to provide protection to the largest surviving groups of the Asiatic lions and was given the status of the sanctuary in 1965; the number of loins has been steadily on the rise since 1980. This is the only place in the world outside the African continent where the loin can be seen in its natural habitat. The loin safaris are popular among tourists & jeeps are freely available for touring the forest. Though the most famous inhabitants of the park are Asiatic lions. It also provides natural habitat to a lot of other species like chital, chinkara (Gazelle) four-horned antelope. Leopard, the nilgai, spotted deer, wild boar, wild ass,
monkeys, parrots and peacocks, many others birds, etc.
0630 hrs: Early morning game drive into the Park where your naturalist will talk to you about the wildlife
found in this Park.
1000 hrs: Return to the Hotel.
1030 hrs; after the adventurous drive enjoy the sumptuous breakfast
1430hrs: Evening Game Drive ( Optional )
Evening game drive into the Park where your naturalist will talk to you about the wildlife found in this
Park. And if you are lucky you will spot the Lion. 1800 hrs: Return to the Hotel,
Overnight stay at Hotel – Sasangir.