Pirotan Island near Jamnagar is the country's first marine national park. Pirotan Island is the more crowded and one of the two islands where tourists are usually admitted. Pirotan has an area of 3 square kilometres. In addition to several crab species, the island is home to sea scorpions, sea snakes, octopus, sea worms, and other aquatic creatures.
How to reach Pirotan Island
The nearest airport is in Jamnagar, which is 10 kilometres away from Bedi Port.
The nearest railway station is in Jamnagar and it is well connected to major Indian cities.
The nearest bus station is 6 kilometres away at Jamnagar from the main city and from here you can hire numerous state transport to reach to this Marine national park Jamnagar – Pirotan.
Things to do Pirotan Island
1. Wildlife attractions
If you are a nature enthusiast then this Marine national park Jamnagar is the best place to explore nature and aquatic life.
Doing photography in the natural surrounding is an amazing activity which you can enjoy here.
3. Shopping in Jamnagar
Jamnagar is one of the best places for shoppers for clothing. Here you can get the fabric, known locally as Bandhani or Bandhej, which is meticulously made in which a simple cloth is linked with threads and coloured to produce numerous designs. However, you can also get Cotton, polyester, and silk textiles which are used to make bed sheets, sarees, stoles, kurta sets, curtains, and other items.
Best time to visit Pirotan Island
The best time to explore the Marine National Park is from late October to late February. You can hire charter boats in Jamnagar for a journey to the Marine National Park.