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Marine National Park

Great Arabian Sea, Jamnagar, India
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Ranked #2 of 51 Attractions in Jamnagar
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: National Parks
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We decided to visit Narara near Jamnagar. About one hour drive from Jamnagar. 10 KM after you leave the national highway. Most of the people wish to visit land attraction or meusem, etc. This visit was well planned from our end. Before i hop on to say more about, there are some requirement in order to make your trip enjoyable,... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Its ok.Its ok.Its ok.Its ok.Its ok.Its ok.Its ok.Its ok.Its ok.Its ok.Its ok.Its ok.Its ok.Its ok.Its ok.

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India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Last January I was on a 7 days' family tour to Gujrat . While I was planning the tour with usual destinations , viz , Dwarka , Porbunder , Somnath , Gir Forest etc , I bumped into a cursory mention of this place in one of the Travel companion . A bit of websearching convinced me about trhe worthiness... More

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Kozhikode, India
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

A must visit for people interested in nature. Find out the visit timings from Hotel President, Jamnagar. Visiting here depends on tide timings which change daily. Remember to wear shoes and carry water and snacks.

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Jamnagar, Gujarat, India
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

one of the best experience. Never knew that so close to home there is such beautiful place. Very cheap entry ticket not more than INR 25/person. Guide is also cheap if you are in a large group which we were so for 15 persons he charged INR 1200 for a 4 hour full experience. Should go early in morning and... More

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Bangalore
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

very few people know about this place. even gujaratis have generally not heard of this place. we learnt about this park while randomly looking for things to do in gujarat. this is the only marine national park in india and the special thing about this place is that you can walk the coral reefs. our 4.5 yr old son, who... More

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

About twenty miles west of Jamnagar on the way to Dwarka before the Essar Refinery turn right. About eight miles later after a bit of time on a dirt road stop and get your permit. For me, a foreigner with a camera it was 1125 rupees. My hotel arranged the car and driver for 1600 rupees. The toll road is... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

This is a little know marine national park on the outskirts of Jamnagar in Gujarat on the way to Dwarka. The first one in India where you can have the privilege to experience the joy of spotting sea life by merely walking in the sea. In most countries spotting an octopus in its natural habitat is possible only through scuba... More

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Indore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

A must visit . One of its kind . Octopus , Puffer fish , crabs , sea cucumber , star fish - you name it and its there . You can see them , touch them , hold them in your hand .

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New Delhi, India
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13 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

completely different experience,great walk.take a bag with waterbottle and snacks.we have to walk in the water for 2 to 3 hours,we are walking in the search of marine animals.take a guide,he knows where we can find the aquatic animals.we saw pufferfish,varieties of starfish,different types of crabs,and we are not able to see the octopus.you should wear shoes,so you can protact... More

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