Saputara Tourism

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Saputara lake view from the ropeway

Saputara lake view from the ropeway  Video Review
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Saputara Lake

Vinod Koli
31st Dec 17

Good lake view garden

Good lake view garden  Video Review
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Lake Garden

Ritesh Patel
11th Aug 17

Cool place

Cool place  Video Review
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Saputara Lake

Sheetal Patni
6th Aug 17

Sunset point of Saputara

Sunset point of Saputara  Video Review
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Sunset Point

Vinod Koli
31st Dec 17

Saputara museum at right location

Saputara museum at right location  Video Review
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Saputara Museum

Vinod Koli
31st Dec 17

Naag statue in museum of Saputara

Naag statue in museum of Saputara  Video Review
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Saputara Museum

Vinod Koli
31st Dec 17

Saputara lake view from back

Saputara lake view from back  Video Review
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Saputara Lake

Vinod Koli
31st Dec 17

The Saputara ropeway

The Saputara ropeway  Video Review
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The Ropeway

Vinod Koli
31st Dec 17

Nice place

Nice place  Video Review
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Sunset Point

Twinkle Chauhan
22nd Dec 17

Misty Morning by the Lake

Misty Morning by the Lake  Video Review
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Saputara Lake

Travel Hero
12th Aug 17

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Reasons to go to Saputara

1The Tribal at Saputara
The Tribal at Saputara

HolidayIQ Reviewer lad Ankit says, “Sunset Point at Saputara is an amazing place. Saputara is one of the greatest hill station in Gujarat. There are many visiting places in Saputara. But the best of them is sunset point and sunrise point. It is awesome to see the sunset at sunset point..”  

HolidayIQ Reviewer Shubham Shah shares, “Outstanding place; This place is the best place I have ever visited. People should visit this place around 5:30 pm in the evening because it is the best time to enjoy the sunset. There are activities like horse riding, ropeway etc. So most of the people will be able to enjoy it. Also, there are many cotton candies, popcorn and chaat wala available there.” 

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2Strangers Can Eventually Become Lifelong Friends
Strangers Can Eventually Become Lifelong Friends

Most people fear that traveling solo means loneliness, but I can guarantee that no solo traveler will ever use the word solo to describe their solo adventures. You will meet new people from diverse regions and form new connections over the similarities and differences. Some of the best travel buddies end up becoming life long friends.

HolidayIQ Traveller Kinjal Mody from Pune shares, “It's a nice place to plan a holiday with friends. High hills, riverfall, Cold atmosphere! !! Awesome Sunset!! Saputara is very clean hill station. It is a best place to trek, rock climbing, river crossing. Enjoy this monsoon season with family and friends.”

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Reviews (216)

Nikhil deshpande

Nikhil deshpande4.3/5

2 reviews

Good weather, serene atmosphere

This was our first visit to Saputara. The roads were beautiful and Saputara is also very neat and clean (except for the food vendors "Chowpatty" area next to the lake). A very beautiful and relaxing hill-station. It's very small but offers a few things to do. The most distinct is the 'rope-way' and adventure sports. Good weather, serene atmosphere and very relaxing. The food is good at most places, however, almost everywhere you will get only Veg food (there are a couple of non-veg restaurants, but nothing much to write about. Didn't visit them). The safety aspects are also taken care of - I noticed police patrolling and vigilance.

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Dharmesh maniya Devjibhai

Dharmesh maniya Devjibhai5.0/5

2 reviews

Good place

Very good tourist experience in Saputara, except staying in hilltop hotel. All tourist place are very good, like boating, step garden, tabletop point, sunrise point, sun set point, Eco point, honey bees development place, forests, museum, fish aquarium, very much enjoyed in rainy season.

Saputara Overview

Saputara is a popular hill station municipality and city located in the Dang District in the southern part of Gujarat. It is located in a plateau in the Dang forest area of the Sahyadri range, at an altitude of 1,000 m. This well-planned hill station lies around 170 km from Surat, 80 km from Nashik and 5 km from the border of Maharashtra.

The meaning of Saputara is ‘Abode of Serpents’ and because of this there are several images of snakes present on shores of the River Sarpagana that flows through the town. The tribal folks here worship these images of snakes on special occasions like Holi.

Saputara is popular for the several gardens present here like Lake Garden, Step Garden and Rose Garden. One of the most popular gardens in Saputara is the Step Garden. The unique features of the Step Garden are the design and layout of the steps. Plants and flowerpots with wooden work around it support the steps. There are facilities for visitors to stay here in the numerous Forest Huts.

One of the popular attractions here is the Saputara Lake that abode several boat clubs, offering facilities for boating. Other than sailing, the Sunset Point in the Lake offers a clear view of the Saputara region. Just 52 km from Saputara is the Gira waterfalls, which is a popular tourist destination.

Some of the popular places here include Nageshwar Mahadev Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. The museum of Saputara is ideal for gathering knowledge on the Dang tribe. One of the popular events celebrated here is the Dangs Darbar, which is a tribal festival celebrated before Holi.

Once a private forest of the Maharaja of Vansda, the Vansda National Park covers an area of 24 square km. The national park consists of animals like tigers, leopards, python, four horned antelope, pangolin, rusty spotted cats and even giant squirrels.

Located in the regions of Mahal, 60 km to the north of Dangs, is the Purna Sanctuary. It covers a total land area of 160 square km and consists of wide varieties of wild animals. This wildlife sanctuary belongs to the region of dense forest covers, located in the regions of the Western Ghats.

The climatic conditions of Saputara are uniform all round the year and during the summers the average temperature is 28o Celsius. The best time to visit this destination is between the months of March and November.

Photos of Saputara

Saputara Lake, Saputara

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Kapil Joshi

Saputara Lake, Saputara
Saputara Lake, Saputara

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Sanjay Jain

Saputara Lake, Saputara
Saputara Lake, Saputara

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Manoj

Saputara Lake, Saputara

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