Gaga Wildlife Sanctuary
Gaga Wildlife Sanctuary

Gaga Wildlife Sanctuary

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Gaga Wildlife Sanctuary

Bhatia taluka, Jamnagar,
Gujarat.
Phone : 0288 2679357

Gaga Wildlife Sanctuary

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About the Sanctuary

Gaga Wildlife SanctuaryDeclared as a wildlife sanctuary in November 1988, Gaga is one of the few places where a number of important birds are found. A large number of migratory birds like pelicans, spot-billed ducks, flamingoes, demoiselle cranes and common cranes visit this sanctuary during winter. It supports rare and endangered species like Houbara Bustard, Indian Wolf etc. There are 12 species of mammals, eight species of reptiles and 88 species of birds. Invertebrates like butterflies, moths, honeybee, wasps, spiders and termites are also present in the sanctuary.

Gaga Wildlife SanctuarySanctuary comprises grasslands intermixed with saline scrubs. Prosopis chilensis, kerdo, gorad, piloo etc.

Gaga Wildlife SanctuaryWolf, jackal, mongoose, jungle cat, bluebull etc. Important birds- Great Indian Bustards, larks, partridges, sand grouses, flamingoes etc.

Gaga Wildlife SanctuaryAddress :Bhatia taluka, Jamnagar,
Gujarat.
Phone(O) : 0288 2679357

Sanctuary Area : 332.87 ha.

Visitors to Gir Sanctuary

Sr. No. Year Indian Visitors Foreign Visitors Total
1 2007-08 39926 5230 45156
2 2008-09 52676 4424 57100
3 2009-10 200420 5151 205571
4 2010-11 110054 5897 115951
5 2011-2012 385705 8498 394203
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  • The Nearest airport is Jamnagar (100 kms)
  • Ahmedabad (450 kms.) approximately
  • The Nearest bus station is Bhatia (20 kms).

The Nearest Railway station are :

  • Bhatia - 20 kms
  • October to March
  • Dwarka temple- 150 kms.
  • Nageshwar temple, Rukmani temple, Gopi talav (near Dwarka)- 150 kms.
  • Bet Dwarka (the mythological kingdom of Lord Krishna)- 30 kms. from Dwarka
  • Khijadiya Bird Sanctuary
  • Marine National Park
  • Narara- 60 kms. from Jamnagar (by road)
  • Good hotels in Jamnagar and Dwarka
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