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Gujarat Wildlife Tour
Gujarat wildlife tours offers exciting visits to the natural habitats for wild animals in the sanctuaries and wild life parks of the Gujarat state. Gujarat due to its physical features have become a hub of a great diversity of habitats. The varied land forms of dry and moist deciduous forests, majestic grasslands, the vast landscapes of the Rann of Kutch, wetland habitats and the marine ecosystems harbors a large number of wild animals. The natural habitats were transformed into sanctuaries and wild life parks with the sole aim to preserve wild animals as they are on the verge of extinction.
Gujarat wildlife tours gives the wild life watchers a golden opportunity to see wild asses, Asian lion, leopards, sloth bears, the Indian bustard, the four horned antelope, lions and black bucks and many other wild animals in their natural habitat. Such a visit will be a thrilling experience where you will enjoy the wildlife adventures to the fullest.
Wildlife in Gujarat
The Asiatic Lion is found only in Gir. The Wild Ass in the Rann of Kutch, the rare great Indian bustard in the bird reserves, the world's only four-horned antelope and the Black Buck are some other valued species protected and conserved in Gujarat. The dugong and the rare boralia species also find a safe haven here.
Marine National Park :
Country's first Marine National Park was built in Gujarat. It spreads over an area of about 458 square kilometers in the Gulf of Kutch. Among dense deciduous forests you can see animals of different shapes and sizes like chowsingha, blackjacks, four-horned antelope, Indian bustard and birds like flamingos etc. The crystal clear water teems with the shoals of eels, sea urchins and corals.
Sasangir National Park :
Located in Kathiawad peninsula of Gujarat, Sasangir National Park is a dwelling place of Asiatic Lions. Besides the prowling Asiatic lions there are large number of chitals, chinkara, leopard, wild ass and other animals are found in Sasangir National Park. These species of endangered wild animals is properly conserved so that they may not become extinct. The Park arranges for Jeep Safaris and Photography expeditions for its tourists. There are three contiguous reserves that make up the park namely the Nalsarovar Lake (a bird sanctuary), Little Rann of Kutch (habitat of Indian Wild Ass and Flamingo Island.
Wild Ass Wildlife Sanctuary :
Wild Ass Wildlife Sanctuary is the largest wildlife sanctuary in India. In the heart of the sanctuary there are islands known as Baits that form the base of this sanctuary as the birds and animals are always inhabited towards the core and do not want to want to be at periphery for the fear of humans. Wolf, jackal, fox, reptiles (snakes, tortoises, lizards etc.), jungle and desert cats are also found here. The sanctuary has constructed watchtowers to facilitate proper and easy view of the landscape and the inhabiting animals. To provide accommodation facilities to the tourists, a tourist complex is set up.
Gir National Park, Gujarat :
The home of lions - Gir National Park is the most ideal place if you are here to observe Lions. Gir is not just about Lions, the Gir National Park, Gujaratthe Gir is Leopard. Other animal residents of the Gir national park are Sambar, Chital, Nilgai, Chowsingha, Chinkara Gazelle, Wild Boar, Langur, Jackal, Panthers, Wild Cats and Hares and Hyena. The suitable climatic conditions prevalent within the park has made it a home for a large number of bird species. Numerous birds like Paradise Flycatchers, Black headed Cuckoo Shrike, Gray Drongo, Pied Woodpeckers, Coppersmiths, Indian Rollers, Crested Swifts, Fish Owls, Black Vultures, Shaheen Falcons, Bonelli's Eagles, Flamingo, Crested Serpent Eagles, Painted Sandgrouse, Rock Bush Quail, Gray Partridge, Painted Storks and White Necked Storks are found here.
Nalsarovar Bird Sanctuary :
Chirping, Squawking, trilling and cheeping birds all over to win your heart play hide and seek in Nalsarovar Bird Sanctuary. You can see kingfishers, egrets, darters, cormorants, grebes, storks, jacanas and many colorful birds inhabiting their quaint nests. Enjoy the sight of the birds engaged in fighting, nourishing their young ones and showing various animations. The waterhole covers an area of 115 square kilometer. Boating facilities are available for taking a stroll to see the birds meditating on the ocean to find their prey.
Velavadar Blackbuck Sanctuary :
Blackbuck Sanctuary is a conservatory opened primarily for endangering blackbucks. Blackbuck is a very beautiful animal. It has spiral horns that have three to four coils. Other animals found in this region are wolf, jackals, bustard and antelopes. The park has a rich variety of bird life as well.
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