Saturday, December 1, 2012

Silvassa

Pune-Vasai-Arnala-Dahanu
Dahanu-Bordi
Bordi-Surat-Sivassa
Silvassa-Jawahar
Jawahar-Pune


After 2 day stay in Dhanu-Bordi we proceeded to Surat which was 180 Kms. This was unplanned activity. After eventful day of shopping we reached Silvassa a little late.

The hotel had some turles who had come out to enjoy their day.



Next day we first visited the Vanganga Lake Garden.


Vanganga Lake Garden Dadra
Where:  5 kms from the main town in Dadra
Time to see: 2 hours, Best time to visit early morning, evenings.
Timings: Opens at 9.30/10 This park is closed on Tuesdays



The beautiful jogging path around the garden is refreshing.

The ducks swimming merrily. The rustic bridges, tranquil surroundings, flowers - it's a right mix of romantic mood for anybody!




Vasona  Lion Safari Park
Where: It is located in Vasona, 9 kms away from Silvassa on the Khanvel Road.
Timings: 9:00am-5:00pm (Closed on Mondays)
Time to see: 1 hour


Its small enclosed safari. Its spread over 20 hectares and it houses a lion named Dharam and a lioness named Sonal.

There’s a 20 minutes ride in closed vehicle to see the Lions.

Few peacocks were busy looking for food.


The Royal Family in the moment of peace.



Tribal Cultural Museum:
Where: located in the heart of Silvassa, Chaar Rasta
Timings: museum is closed on Tuesdays




The museum showcases masks, hunting tools, fishing gear, musical instruments, agricultural implements, household kitchen articles and life-size statues of local tribals and their leaders. 




In afternoon we proceeded to Jawahar.

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