Gir Birding Lodge

Gir Birding Lodge

Park Gate | Sasan Gir | Gujarat

Gir Birding Lodge is categorised as Mid-Segment Jungle Lodge

Cottage Interior (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 April 2013)
Cottage Sit out (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 April 2013)
Cottage Exterior (Nivalink Trip Dated - 25 April 2013)
View from the Lodge (Nivalink Trip Dated - 1 March 2007)
Dining Area (Nivalink Trip Dated - 1 March 2007)
(Nivalink Trip Dated - 1 March 2007)

Gir Birding lodge is a jungle lodge overlooking reserve forest at Sasan Gir (Gujarat), focussing on Bird watching experiences.

Reasons to Visit
  • Wildlife / Bird watching centric jungle lodge right on the edge of Gir forest
  • Located inside a large mango orchard at the entrance to the Gir forest with cottage type accommodation
  • Cottages offering simple amenities and attached bathroom
  • Spacious dining area overlooks the verandah and the forest area
  • Special requests for meals like traditional Gujarati/Kathiawadi regional dishes, North-Western Indian street-food specialties, Kumaoni-style Chinese and the famous seafood from Veraval can be organized
  • Recommended for Wildlife / Bird watching / nature lovers
Know It
  • Specialists in Bird watching and has good set of knowledgeable guides
  • There are four individual cottages and two rooms in the main building, which do not have an attached bath and have a shared bath instead
  • The park safaris should be booked in advance and photo ID proof {passport copy (overseas and Indian Nationals), voters ID, Pan Card, driving license} is required to book the safaris
  • The Park remains closed from July to September
  • 53 kms from Junagadh Junction Railway Station and 160 kms from Rajkot Airport
  • Due to Prohibition in Gujarat, Liquor is not served here.
  • Popular stay options for Bird Watching in Gujarat
    "Gir Birding lodge is set on the edge of Gir Forest and has been a base for many bird watchers arriving at Sasan Gir for many years. While other resorts have a general wildlife orientation, Gir Birding lodge from its beginning is specialised and focussed on bird watching while offering simple good value accommodation. "
About Sasan Gir

Sasan Gir is the only place where Asitic Lions are found in the wild. Sasan Gir is also a popular option for spotting migratory birds (in Winter) and Crocodiles.  more

Things to do in Sasan Gir
  • Places to Visit

    Pilgrimage Kankai Mata Temple
    Special Interest Wildlife and Bird watching at Gir
  • Places visited Enroute

    Somnath Jyotirlinga Temple (42 kms), Tulsishyam Temple (82 kms)
  • Nearest Railway Station – Somnath (45 kms), Junagadh (52 kms), Gondal (117 kms)
  • Nearest Airport - Diu (110 kms), Porbandar (139 kms), Rajkot (154 kms)
  • Distance from Major Cities - Rajkot (154 kms), Jamnagar (200 kms), Bhavnagar (216 kms), Gandhidham (341 kms), Ahmedabad (350 kms), Vadodara (386 kms), Surat (530 kms)

Gir Birding Lodge

Park Gate | Sasan Gir | Gujarat
RoomRooms per UnitNo. of UnitsNo. Rooms
Total Rooms12
Total Occupancy24


  • Travel Desk
  • Doctor-on-call
  • Laundry
  • Currency exchange
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi
Food and Beverages
  • Multi Cuisine Restaurant

Gir Birding Lodge

Park Gate | Sasan Gir | Gujarat

Getting There

Air :
Diu (110 kms), Porbandar (139 kms), Rajkot (154 kms)
Rail :
Somnath (45 kms), Junagadh (52 kms), Gondal (117 kms)

Gir Birding Lodge is located in Park Gate

Locality NameDescriptionSuitable For
Park Gate Park Gate is situated 2 km from the town centre and has green surroundings and do not have many lodges around it. Getaway/Experiential

Overall Ratings


TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Based on 160 reviews
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Fabulous ambiance and food
By Ramaa B on 18th Mar 2018

If you are on a tour of Gujarat as we were, and are tired of standard hotels, then the Gir Birding Lodge is for you. Set in a mango orchard, this Lodge has surprisingly large and spacious rooms set...

great location bordering the Sassan Gir lion sanctuary
By Lindon H on 12th Feb 2018

This is a good place to stay, the staff are great and the manager is wonderful. My wife was given special attention from the manager when she was a little unwell. The meals were included in the...

Wonderful outdoor experience
By AJAYSUD1 on 12th Feb 2018

Gir Birding Lodge offers a true outdoor experience. No luxuries but the location and the staff ensures that you have the best of wildlife experience. No room service, tv etc ensures that one need to...

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  • Pet Friend: False
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