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Kankai Temple Safari Booking

Are you ready to hear holy chants amidst the lion roars? Getting goosebumps already? The same is possible once you opt for the Kankai Safari within the Gir National Park in Gujarat.

In the middle of the sanctuary, near about 25 km from the Sasan Gir, lies the Kankai Mata shrine. The temple belongs to Shri Kankeshwari Mataji or Shri Kankai Mataji. The goddess here is considered as the savior of the shepherds roaming about in the Gir forest. The Kankai Mata temple inside the Gir National Park is the wildest place indeed as you can hear the lion roaring from inside the temple. There is a lake nearby which is the gathering spot of numerous wild animals.

The devotee who wants to stay here in the night requires a special permit from the forest department officials. The Gir Park Forest Department allows only 50 devotees at a time for the night stay. Normal visitors too, need to have a proper permit to avail the Kankai Safari and to enter the holy temple

Kankai Temple Timing
Days Morning Timings Evening Timings
Monday To Sunday 6:00 AM to 12:00 PM 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Booking Procedure And Refund:

To book the Kankai Temple safari online, you need to fill in a proper form. Initially, you should fill in details like passenger name, contact number, e-mail id and your date of journey. You should also specify the number of adults and children. Once you proceed to the next step and make the payment your booking is sure to get confirmed.

Avail The Kankai Safari:

The Kankai temple safari is a trail through the wild Sasan Gir National Park. The Kankai Mataji Temple is, in fact, the only temple lying in the vicinity of the forest. Safari vehicles, basically Innova car, are available every day. The Safari timing is between 6.30 AM to 12 AM. In normal days the charge of the safari is INR 5000. During the festival days, the safari tour will charge you INR 5500. Each vehicle will allow 6 passengers and one child of 3 to 12 years old.

Situated at the heart of the Lion Park, this temple has a natural charm of its own. If lucky, you might spot an Asiatic lion on your way to the temple.

So, what are you waiting for? Pack your bags today and book your safari. You might get lucky to see quite a good number of wildlife with the blessings of Kankai Mataji.

Booking Procedure And Refund : To book the Kankai Temple safari online, you need to fill in a proper form. Initially, you should fill in details like passenger name, contact number, e-mail id and your date of journey. You should also specify the number of adults and children. Once you proceed to the next step and make the payment your booking is sure to get confirmed.

Accommodation For Visitors:

Every year this temple witnesses thousands of visitors and devotees. Sometimes, meals are arranged for the devotees and the tourists inside the temple. The temple trust is always to donations in both cash and kind. Being situated in the middle of the dense Gir Sanctuary, the tourists are requested to leave the temple before sunset. People, who wish to visit other nearby places, can go to Banej. This is another religious place located 15 km from the Kankai Mataji Temple. Tulsishyam is another local area worth visiting.

Whatever, your plans are you are bound to avail safari cars from the main center at Sasan Gir. The journey might take 2 long hours, but the pristine landscape inside the jungle is sure to offer you the best jungle trail. However, discard the idea of taking a selfie amidst the jungle.

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