Lions & Rann of Kutch
04 Nights – 05 Days
Day 1 : Arrival at Rajkot. Travel to Sasan Gir.
Early morning safari exploring Velavadar. Proceed to Sasan Gir (220 kms – 4 hours), abode of Asiatic Lions and considered excellent for bird watching. The park checklist has 250 birds and about 50 other species (including the endangered lesser florican and the saras crane) are recorded in the grasslands along the periphery of the sanctuary. Evening Safari in Gir. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 2 : Morning and Evening Safari at Sasan Gir
Sasan Gir has number of areas / wetlands that offer excellent bird watching opportunities. Undertake safaris (morning and evening) for exploring different areas of the park. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 3 : Morning Safari at Sasan Gir.
Morning safari at Sasan Gir. Travel to Dasada (330 kms – 5.5 hrs). Dasada, part of Little Rann of Kutch is a bird watching destination at 90 kms from Ahmedabad. The Little Rann of Kutch Wildlife sanctuary spreads over 4950 sq km in area comprising a range of habitats from saline desert plains, arid grasslands, rocky and thorn scrub to lakes and marshes. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 4 : Bird Watching around Dasada
After breakfast explore bird watching around Dasada. Nawa Talao lake, the wetland near Patdi fort and many reservoirs of Surendranagar district offer good winter birding opportunities. Birds like rose-coloured starling and green pigeon are often seen at Dasada village. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 5 : Departure
After breakfast travel to Ahmedabad (90 kms) and depart for onward journey.