Hingolgadh Nature Education Sanctuary is located in the taluka of Jasdan in the district of Rajkot. The sanctuary is approximately 654 square kilometers in length.
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About Hingolgadh Nature Education Sanctuary
In 1980, Hingolgadh was identified as a sanctuary. The Hingolgadh Nature Education Sanctuary is managed by the Gujarat Ecological Education and Research (GEER) Foundation in Gandhinagar.
The tropical grassland ecosystem is home to a wide variety of animals and reptiles.
It is home to a variety of reptiles and animals, including the endangered Chinkara, wolf, blue bull, hyena, porcupine, flying foxes, and birds such as the spotted dove, bulbul, and woodpecker.
It is home to 155 plant species from 66 families, 229 bird species, 21 mammal species, 33 reptile species, and eight amphibian species.
Hingolgadh Nature Education Sanctuary Timings
Timings:- 08:00 AM – 06:00 PM
Flora and Fauna At Hingolgadh Education Sanctuary
Flora: The sanctuary is rich in dry deciduous forests and contains a variety of tree and plant species. Acacia Senegal (gorad), Mytenus emarginata (vikalo), Acacia nilotica (baval), Commiphora wightii (Gugal), and other common trees can be found here. The sanctuary is covered with forests with various grasses and scrubs. During the rainy season, the area comes alive with life and everything would seem to be greenish.
Fauna: The sanctuary is home to a variety of animal species, including nilgai, chinkara, Indian hare, wolf, mongoose, Indian porcupine, jackals, and hyenas. The sanctuary also supports approximately 230 species, including bulbul, weaver bird, and many others.
Hingolgadh Nature Education Sanctuary Entry Fee
Entry Fee:- For Indians Rs. 40 and For Foreigners $10.
Things To Do at Hingolgadh Nature Education Sanctuary
- Trek along with the dense forests (most of these are grasslands)
- Go for some adventure sports
- Visit the castle and museum
- Enjoy the snake show!
- Admire the Birds-Bird watching
Hingolgadh Nature Education Sanctuary Ticket Price
Ticket Price:- For Indians Rs. 40 and For Foreigners $10.
Entry fee for Vehicles (per entry)
|Entry fee for Vehicles (per entry)||Indians||Foreigners|
|Car, Jeep, Metador||RS. 20.00||$5.00|
|Minibus, Tractor||RS. 50.00||$10.00|
|Two & Three wheelers||RS. 10.00||$2.00|
Best Time To Visit At Hingolgadh Nature Education Sanctuary
The best time to visit Hingolgadh Nature Education Sanctuary is during monsoon (July To October).
Hingolgadh Nature Education Sanctuary Contact Number
How To Reach Hingolgadh Nature Education Sanctuary
Gondal is 32 kilometers away, and Rajkot is 77 kilometers away.
The Nearest airport is Rajkot Approximately 77 km.
The Nearest Railway station is Approximately 45 km from Botad and 32 km from Gondal.
The nearest town (2.5 kilometers) is Vinchhiya, and the nearest bus station is Jasdan (14 kilometers).