It is one of the popular places of attractions in Gujarat that draws visitors all over the world to enjoy scenic natural beauty of the region. The polo forest is bestowed with diverse natural resources, river, dam and historical places. The ground is mainly used for the polo utsav in the Sabarkantha district of the state. The forest is also the home to the certain rare migratory birds that usually arrive during the winter season. Tourists will definitely admire the presence of diversified fauna/flora, ancient remains and rocks besides the ever-flowing Harnav River. The forest serves to be the natural gateway between Rajasthan and Gujarat.
Apart from admiring the scenic beauty of the forest and its natural resources, visitors have the scope to set their eyes on other attractive spots like Jain derasar, Surya Mandir, Lakhena temple etc. They have the opportunity to engage in activities like trekking, mountain climbing and so on.
Ideal Visiting Time
The ideal time to visit this historical spot is during the period of November-January when the climate is cool and comfortable with low heat intensity of the sunlight. Tourists visiting during the January month have the opportunity to see the beautiful Polo Utsav which continues till the month of March. The sole objective of this program is to generate livelihood for the tribal population of this forest along with providing relaxation to the tourists.