Saturday, April 4, 2020

Top 10 Places to visit in Gujarat With image and photo gallery

1)Gir National park

Gir national park is located at Junagadh district of Gujarat. It was established on 18 September 1965. It Covers the total area of 1412 Square Kilometers in Saurashtra Region.

Gir forest was titled a wildlife sanctuary. In 1975 it was declared as a national park.

The national park includes around 2000 species insect,36 species of mammals and above 300 species of birds. Gir national park is famous for a home of Asiatic lions.

Gir National Park is closed form 16th June to 15th October every year. And open from November to May month. November to January is Best Season to visit here.

  BEST SEASON TO VISIT: NOVEMBER TO JANUARY.

    CLOSED PERIOD: 16th JUNE TO 15th OCTOBER.

2) Kankaria lake

Kankaria lake is the second largest lake in Ahmadabad. It is located at a southeastern part of Ahmadabad city in Maninagar area.-

Kankaria lake is well developed with the zoo, kids fun city, aquarium, food stall, mini train, boating, angina Vadi and many more entertainment facility.

Kankaria lake is closed on Monday.it is open from 9 am to 10 pm. A big attraction of this Place is kankaria carnival held during 25th to 31st Dec. there is no entry fee during kankaria carnival.

   Entry Fee: 10 rs for Kids and 20 rs for Adult.Open time:9:00 am to 10:00 pm(Tuesday to Sunday) Closed On Monday.

 Kankaria Carnival opening: 25th to 31st December.

3)Saputara

Saputara is located at Dang district of Gujarat State. It is a small but special destination in Gujarat.and also known for most popular hill station in Gujarat.

In Saputara Many attraction for a tourist like tracking boating, waterfalls.

Attraction in saputara:   Saputara Museum,Saputara Lake,Sunrise and Sunset point,Saputara Gira falls. 

 

4)Dwarka

Dwarka is the ancient city of  Dwarka district of Gujarat state. It is located in the northwestern part of India. Dwarka is the 7 most ancient religious city of India.

The city’s Dwarkadhish temple was originally built by Krishna 2500 year ago. the main attraction of Dwaraka is dwarkadhish temple and Bet Dwarka.

   Places to visit in Dwarka: Dwarkadhish Temple, Bet Dwarka

5 )Somnath:

Somnath is located near Veraval in Saurashtra region of Gujarat. This temple is one 12 jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva. It is an ancient temple of Lord Shiva.

Somnath temple is very popular even in ancient time.it is also known as eternal shrine whose glory remain same after attacks of Mahmud of Ghazni.

In the 10th century, this temple is rebuilt by king bhimdev Solanki. During 1950-51 Somnath temple is rebuilt by Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel and K.M Munshi. Present Somnath temple is built in chalukya style Architecture.

 

6)Statue Of Unity:

Statue Of Unity Is the world’s Tallest Statue. It is Statue Of Sardar Vallabhabhai Patel first Prime Minister Of Independent India. A height of This Statue Of Unity is 182 m(597ft). Unbelievable just think for a moment about this height. How do you feel at this height? Think about It.

Statue of Unity is 100 kilometers away from Vadodara and 200 kilometers away from Ahmedabad.

Attraction Of Statue Of Unity:-

Valley Of Flowers:-  Valley Of Flowers is Part of Sou site. It is located near Sardar Sarovar Dam. It is Valley of Different flowers. In Valley, Flowers are planted in Different shape.

Sardar Sarovar Dam:- It is built Over Narmada River. This Dam is 3rd Largest Dam of India.

Observation Dack View:-View From 182 m.Feel amazing at this height.

Museum & Audio Visual Gallery:-Sardar Patel Museum and visual Gallery is a collection of Sardar Patel’s life long story with audio and images.

Laser Light Show:-This Show starts from 7.00 P.M at night. Duration of this show is approx 20 to 25 minutes.

Ticket Price

AdultEntry Ticket 120+30 Bus ChargesObservation Deck 350+30Bus charge
Children(3to 15 years)Entry Ticket 60+30 Bus ChargesObservation Deck 200+30 bus charge
Children below three yearFreeFree

 

You can Book Ticket At Sou Offical Site.

Visiting Hour8.00 A.M To 6.00 P.M (Tuesday to Sunday)

Monday closed.

Details Of Sardar sarovar Dam 

Sardar Sarovar dam is built over Narmada river near navagam in Gujarat state. Sardar Sarovar dam supply electricity and water in Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Kutch, Saurashtra, Maharashtra.

This dam’s power plant generate 1450 MW power. The dam will irrigate Over 12 Districts,62 Talukas, and 3393 villages in Gujarat state.

In 2011 Government announced a plan to generate electricity using the solar panel with a capacity of 25 MW of power. height of the dam is 163 meter from its original foundation height of 80 meters.

7) white desert Of kutch:

Desert of Kutch is Located at Kutch district of Gujarat state. This is one of the hottest areas of India temperature goes up to 50 degrees. Tropic of cancer is passed from here.

A government of Gujarat hosted an annual 3-month festival during winter is called as “Rann Ustav “Where tourist can see various sites of rann.8) Nal Sarovar Bird Sanctuary:

Nal Sarovar Bird Sanctuary is Situated About 64 km to the west of Ahmadabad near sanand village. this lake attracts over 210 species of birds during winter.

It is one of the largest bird Sanctuary in India. The water in the lake is about 4 feet deep.

Visit time is 6:00 am to 5.30 pm. There are an entry fee par visitor and camera.   

                           

9)Laxmi Vilas Palace:

Laxmi Vilas Palace is located in vadoara.it is built by Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad. This Palace compound is over 500 acres.

In this palace, three Bollywood movies are shoot Prem Rog(1982), Grand Masti, Rang Rasiya.

10)Rani Ki Vav:

Rani ki Vav is situated at Patan District of Gujarat. It is an Intricately Stepwell Build by King Bhimdev during the 11th Century.

Stepwell is approximately 64m long and 20m wide with the depth of 27m.

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