A beautiful hill station, Saputara is placed above 1000 m from the sea level having a nice brisking cool climate. Saputara that signifies 'Adobe of Serpents', is situated in the dense Dang forest region of Sahyadari Ranges. This is the only hill station in Gujarat that is located on the border of Maharashtra-Gujarat. The atmosphere is really smoothing and cool throughout the year and the recorded maximum temperature is 28 degrees during summer seasons.
This place attracts number of tourists to its stunning sightseeing, alive location and cozy surrounding. Saputara has fantastic waterfalls and the place is perfect to take pleasure of looking sunrise and sunset. At the time of refreshing monsoon, Saputara sightseeing becomes amazing for the nature lovers. Lakes of Saputara adds charming surroundings and lusting greenery are the major attraction of this hill station. Tourists can enjoy boating like paddle boats, row, which are also available on the Saputara lakes.
The relaxing, pleasant environment of Saputara offers the absolute scope for long walking through its different gardens, viz. Step Garden, Rose Garden and Lake Garden, while Saputara Sunrise Point, which is also called as the Valley View Point provides the bird eye view, and Sunset Point perhaps the ultimate place to catch exciting Saputara sightseeing of the nearby villages and forests. These beautiful places can be visited only by a 10 minutes long, electrifying drive on the Ropeway.
There are also lots more things to visit in Saputara in terms of spiritual places, such as Nageshwar Mahadev Temple that honors Lord Shiva, featuring a picture of the god. The Museum of Saputara is an outstanding place to visit shows on the culture, life and artistry of many region tribes. To enjoy the wild life of this hill station "Vansda National Park” is a must see place that will surely make your Saputara sightseeing worth. Vansda National Park” is located at the short distance from the main town. This wildlife park is the home of tigers, antelopes, leopards, giant squirrels, pythons and may other animals.
Apart from this, you can visit Gira Falls, located around 52 km from town, is a worth watch, particularly during the the months of June to November. Another is Purna Sanctuary, which is a amply forested region, with lots of bamboo lined walkways, idyllic for the trekkers.