India's first marine sanctuary, the park is situated almost 16 nautical
miles away in Great Arabian Sea near Jamnagar and spreads over an area
of about 458 sq km. Located at about 7km from the city centre, the park
comprises of an archipelago of 42 islands noted for their coral reefs
and mangroves. It is possible to see dolphins, finless porpoise
and sea turtles and a variety of colourful tropical fish. The entire forest
have various marine lives. The area also attracts a host of water birds.
The best period to visit is October to March