“Aavo Padharo”, words of welcome in the language of Gujarat because it is here that these words ring truly and the guest is ‘God’ and the people of Gujarat are gregariously friendly, inviting and will entice to come again and again. Stretches out in the Arabian Sea, with a hint of the desert and with a coastline of 1666 kms long is Gujarat – the home state of Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of Nation. It is reowned for its beaches, temple towns and historic capitals.
Wildlife sanctuaries, hill resorts and natural grandeur are gifts of Gujarat. Sculptures, handcrafts, arts, festivals also make the state rich. Gujarat is also among the most technologically advanced, housing the largest petrochemical complex in the country.
Gujarat has always been a major centre for the Jains and some of its most interesting locations are the Jain Temple centres at Palitana and Girnar Hills. Besides the Jain Temples, the state’s major attraction include the only habitat of the Asiatic Lions of India (Gir Forests), a desert ride at the Wild Ass Sanctuary and the beautiful Indo-Saracenic Architecture of Ahmedabad. The colourful tribal villages of Kutch make a visit unforgettable.
Gujarat is a state in the western part of India famous for its culture, heritage and authentic cuisine. It’s one of the unique and marvelous sights of India. Situated on the Banks of Sabarmati river, Gujarat houses some of the best artifacts from the medievel period. History of this place speaks for itself. It stretches from the age old Harappan Civilization to the Mughal period. Gujarat’s endless stories from the ground to the sky are timeless with historical and cultural traditions embellishing this States.
Gujarat is also the land of Lord Krishna. It’s the hometown to Indian famous freedom fighter Mahatma Gandhi. Hospitality, compassion, endurance is the edifice upon which Gujarat Tourism is built. Gujarat offers its tourists scenic beauty from Great Rann of Kutch to the hills of Saputara. Gujarat is the only place in the entire world to view pure Asiatic Lions.
Ahmedabad is one of the ideal and unique places to cover all the destination of Gujarat. There are some interesting places to see in and around this city. Some of the features that perfectly describe this city of Gujarat are magnificent monuments, wonderful and delightful museums and gorgeous, peaceful lakes.
Adalaj is marked as one of the most excellent step wells also known as Baolis of Gujarat. It serves as a fabulous treat during the months of scorching heat.
Lothal city is one of the interesting places of Ahmedabad, especially according to archaeological view.
For bird lovers, Nalsarovar is a delightful paradise. The best time to visit this place is from November to Feburary.
Patan is a must to visit because it is the leading manufacturer of the intricately designed Patola Silk Sarees. It has also been the ancient capital city of Ahmedabad.