The Best Time to Visit Gir National Park
The Gir National Park is a natural habitat for the Asiatic lions, one of the most endangered species in the world. It is located nearly 65 km away from the Junagarh district and is home to many exotic species along with the majestic lions of Gir. It was established in 1965 to conserve the endangered lions amid the dry deciduous forests that provide a stable ecosystem to 606 plant species, nearly 2000 insect species, over 300 bird species and 36 species of mammals. This wildlife destination not only helps in maintaining a moderate climate in Gujarat but also fuels the tourism industry as it happens to be one of the prime attractions in the region.
Primarily, the weather in Sasan Gir is divided into three seasons viz a viz Summer, Monsoon and Winter. While the sanctuary is closed during the monsoon season, you can know more about the best time to visit Gir in this blog!