Saputara signifies “the abode of serpents” according to the custom of worshiping the icon of serpent by the tribal individual residing there at the festival of Holi. The town is a hill station located at a height of 1,000 meters in the Dang district of Gujarat and presents a wonderful climate and picturesque perspective of lavish green Dang forests. The reliably charming and alluring view all around attracts a large number of vacationers consistently.
Activities: Boating and wildlife sighting.
Best Places to Visit:
Vansda National Park: Vansda National Park – the wildlife reserve is the major attraction of the region spread over an area of 24 sq km of land and boasts a wide variety of flora and fauna. The Park is a paradise for bird lovers and photographers.
Saputara Lake: The center point of fascination of Saputara Hill station is Saputara Lake. There are a few gardens at Saputara such as the Lake Garden, the Step Garden and the Rose Garden. These gardens are a flawless spot to laze around while on holiday. Boating facility is also available at the lake.
Nageshwar Mahadev Temple: Nagnath is known as Nageshwar Mahadev and draws in a huge number of explorers all round the year. The temple has the icon of the Lord Shiva. The historical center of Saputara is well-kept gallery, which gives the data about the tribes of Dangs.
Sunset Point: Gandhi Shikhar, popularly known as the Sunset Point, is a prominent attraction in the scenic hill station of Saputara. This point offers a stunning view of setting sun.
Saputara Tribal Museum: Saputara Tribal Museum is a brilliant initiative that endeavors at acquainting individuals with the mind blowing legacy of Dang’s local tribes. The historical center has a wide variety of valuable ancient rarities that gives understanding into the rich society and way of life of these tribal individuals.
Other great tourist spots here are: Mahal Forest, Puma Sanctuary etc.
Best Time To Visit: Throughout the year