DO’s & DON’Ts
  • Are you joining us for Safari? Make sure you have obtained a valid entry permit from the Gujarat Forest Department's official website ( ).
  • Be an early bird – report at the reception centre at least 15 minutes before your departure time.
  • Carry a valid identity card issued by the concerned authority.
  • Respect the wildlife, their habits and habitat.
  • Keep a safe distance from wildlife and observe silence.
  • Appreciate the colours and sound of nature.
  • Try to wear clothes that blend with the forest landscape.
  • Drive slowly and carefully. Wildlife has its right of way.
  • Observe the prescribed route and time limit in the forest.
  • Photography enthusiast? – capture memories without disturbing the wildlife.
  • Observe the sanctity of holy sites, respect the local customs.
  • Obey the laws, rules and regulations of the Gir National Park and Sanctuary.
  • Do not litter.
  • Do not feed animals.
  • Do not carry pets.
  • No honking.
  • Do not take away flora & fauna in the form of cuttings, seeds or roots.
  • Plastic or items made up of plastic are prohibited in the forest area.
  • No trespassing in forest area.
  • Do not alight from the vehicle.
  • Do not use spotlights or searchlights.
  • Do not disturb or tease wildlife.
  • Avoid playing any kind of musical instruments.
  • Smoking & liquor are strictly prohibited.
  • Do not carry weapons or explosives inside the Gir National Park and Sanctuary.
  • Do not be disappointed if you don’t see a big cat – cherish the beauty of the landscape and other wildlife.