Girmal Falls

CategoryWaterfall

Languages KnownGujarati, Hindi

AddressGirmal Falls, Girmal Village, Dang, Gujarat.

pincode394716

DistrictDang

About Girmal Falls

Transportation

BY ROAD Road transport facilities include state and private luxury buses to Dang and Mahal district. Buses are available from all major cities. Private taxis can also be booked from these cities. Mahal is 409 km from Ahmedabad and 51 km from Waghai.

BY RAIL No railway station can be found within 10 kilometers of its distance. However, Girmal can be reached through the Vapi Railway Station which is located at a distance of 102 km from Girmal. Another Railway Station close to Girmal is Waghai.

BY AIR The nearest airport is Sardar Vallabbhai International Airport located in Ahmedabad. Daily flights are available to various Indian and international cities. One can book tickets through various travel packages.

History

This waterfall extends to a height of up to 100 feet, making it the highest waterfall of Gujarat. The picturesque beauty of this site makes it popular among visitors and people of the region alike. The water swiftly falls from a great height, creating a fog like condition that’s eye catching.

On the way to Girmal, at some point, the river Gira takes a complete U-turn. Forest department has developed a beautiful viewpoint exactly above the U-turn.

Girmal Waterfall, one of the beautiful nature tourism sites of Dangs District in Gujarat, also attracted the tourists by Nishana, Purna Wildlife Sanctuary, natural beauty of Gira River and Purna River. On route to Girmal Waterfalls, there is a splendorous view point for visitors to explore is Nishana. It is a stunning view point that was developed by the Forest Department of Gujarat in proximity to Gavdahad village of Dangs District. The view point looks over a green part of Purna Wildlife Sanctuary. This wildlife sanctuary is surrounded by the U-shaped river called Gira River. Gira River is arain fed river of Western Ghats Range. The Eco-Development Department (EDC) of Gujarat, under the control of forest department offers accommodation for the national and international tourists.

Famous for

The government of this state is working on many projects to make this place an ideal picnic spot and a tourist attraction. Some of the best natural features of Gujarat can be explored in this place. This place is a nice and refreshing retreat for any traveler. The forest department provides good sitting arrangement at this place. They have created many viewpoints around the fall. The waterfall displays its true grandeur during the monsoons.

Best time to Visit

Best time for visiting Girmal Falls is between the months of July to December. Generally, the waterfall dries up during the month of January, so a visit isn’t recommended.

Best time to Go

The fall comes to its best form at the time of monsoon and provides an immensely striking appearance. The rainbows and scenic beauty is only seen during rainy season.

Distance of nearest cities

  • Saputara
    to
    Ahmedabad
    420km
  • Saputara
    to
    Ambaji
    600km
  • Saputara
    to
    Amreli
    708km
  • Saputara
    to
    Bharuch
    238km
  • Saputara
    to
    Bhavnagar
    589km
  • Saputara
    to
    Bhuj
    774km
  • Saputara
    to
    Dahod
    468km
  • Saputara
    to
    Dwarka
    835km
  • Saputara
    to
    Gandhinagar
    449km
  • Saputara
    to
    Himmatnagar
    499km
  • Saputara
    to
    Jamnagar
    691km
  • Saputara
    to
    Junagadh
    705km
  • Saputara
    to
    Mehsana
    494km
  • Saputara
    to
    Morabi
    443km
  • Saputara
    to
    Palanpur
    566km
  • Saputara
    to
    Porbandar
    790km
  • Saputara
    to
    Somnath
    784km
  • Saputara
    to
    Surat
    172km
  • Saputara
    to
    Valsad
    121km

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Public Transport to Go

Nearest bus stand is Ahwa and thier inquiry no. is, 02631220030

Nearest Railway Station is Navsari and Indian Railway Inquiry no. is, 139

Nearest Airport is Surat and thier inquiry no. is, 02612720109

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