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Best time to visit Gir National Park

The sole shelter of Asiatic Lions in the world and not just India, The famous Gir National Park of Gujarat is a thrilling wildlife adventure spot. Stretching across an area of about 1412 sq.km, the park falls within the Junagadh district and within Saurashtra region of Gujarat. The Lion sanctuary and reserve of Gir is closed from 16th June to 15th October every year. The best time to visit Gir comes between the months of December to March. Though, April and May are very hot but considered as the best months for wildlife viewing and photography.

 
Seasons
 
Months
 
Temperature
Summers March to May 30°C - 45°C
Monsoon June to Oct 25°C - 30°C
Winter Nov to Feb 08°C - 15°C

 

Jim Corbett National Park in Summer– From March to June Months

Summer in Jim Corbett falls between the periods of March to mid of June. During the warm months, the temperature remains quite high going up to 40 ° C.  This season is called to be the best visiting season as it allows visitors to spot most of the animals inhabiting the park.

Jim Corbett National Park in Monsoon - From July to September

The monsoon season is not considered ideal for visitors at Jim Corbett National Park, but it appeals visitors for the lesser crowds. The weather is amazing but this season accompanies a great risk of landslides and soil erosion.

Jim Corbett National Park in Winter – From October to February

In winter season or a period of October to February, you will find this park a true abode of a variety of birds. Besides birds, you can also sight majestic Bengal tiger roaming around the park in the winter season.