Gujarat Tourism

3.8 / 5 Deserts, Heritage

Ideal Duration : 4 - 12 days Best Time : October to March

Must Visit places in Gujarat

Gir
Visit 20 Places

Gujarat

Gujarat has vibrant culture, so also known as "Vibrant Gujarat". It is a famous state that is located in the western region of India.  Gujarati is the popular language in the state and spoken natively by 86% of the state's population. Visitors comes to Gujarat to see wildlife sanctuaries here. it has 4 national parks and 21 sanctuaries. It is the only home of Asiatic lions and Indian leopards are also found in the state. Apart from them, it is famous for its temples, historic capitals, beaches, hill resorts, fascinating handicrafts,the ancient cave paintings, historic murals, rich heritage apart from the scenic landscapes and mouth-watering cuisine are totally worth seeing. The natural beauty of it includes the Great Rann of Kutch and the hills of Saputara.

Porbandar is the birth place of Mahatma Gandhi (Bapu). Bapu had Sabarmati Ashram, also known as Gandhi Ashram and it is built by Gandhi and many of his followers. It has been developed as a tourist destination and has a museum chronicling his deeds. Kocharab Ashram near Ahmadabad was one of the first Ashrams set up by Bapu.

Gujarat has palaces and forts from different eras like Vijay Vilas Palace, the Tomb of Ahmed Shah, the Lakshmi Vilas, Prag Mahal, Shaking Minarets and many royal bathing houses called Vavs. 

Great things?

Well developed state with roads, rail-lines, air transport. so domestically and internationally connectivity is very well. Lot of modern amenities industries are here. Most of places easily suitable for all. 

Not so Great?

Alcohol is banned in the state which may discourage some visitors. 

Culture of Gujarat

Gujarat is very famous for its culture. It's Traditional Gujarati Dresses and Gujarati Culture Geography of Gujarat. The kites, the decoration, the local stalls blended with the kirtans, bhajans and dances represent the actual tradition of Gujarat. "Garba Dance" is very famous which originated in the Gujarat. The name is derived from the Sanskrit term Garbha and Deep.
Gujarat religion, most of the Gujaratis are Hindus, Muslims and Jains and has some minority with Christian, Sikh and Buddhist. Gujaratis are known for being professionally businessmen.  Every people of Gujarat has their own business either big or small. Most of businesses are hotels and industries like textile and chemical mills from this state.  
The Charans and Gadhavis are communities has knowledge of folk dances, folk music and folk arts. These folk songs are in the form of the lullaby, festive songs, Nuptial songs and Rannade songs.

Local Food of Gujarat

The Famous Gujarati Local foods are Fafda, Thepala, Dhokla, Khandvi, Hahdwoh, Ganthia, Oondhiya, Debra, Kachori, Surat Paun are delicacies food here. Apart from these, Puran Poli, Basundi, Ghevar, Malpua, Shrikhand are the traditional sweet dishes are popular all over the country so you cannot miss.  
The food is mostly vegetarian with sweetness and spice distinctly. Gujarati food normally served in metal platters or "thali" which include Puri, Dal, Kadhi, Chappatis, Salad, Pickles, Papad and a popular sweet.  For The Muslim peoples, they are known for their famous beef and soup preparations. 

Comments on Gujarat

Post Your Comment

Tweets on Gujarat

Here is what travers & fans of Gujarat tourism are talking about.


The ancient Polo city was built around the river Harnav, an ancient water body spoken of in the Puranas. Other than? https://t.co/ovx7aULysW

RT @GujaratTourism: The ancient Polo city was built around the river Harnav, an ancient water body spoken of in the Puranas. Other than the?

The ancient Polo city was built around the river Harnav, an ancient water body spoken of in the Puranas. Other than? https://t.co/zYsRoJl6wp

RT @InfoGujarat: Ha...ha...Hyena! The striped hyena is an extremely shy carnivore found in Gujarat in Velavadar and Gir National Parks. Its?

Ha...ha...Hyena! The striped hyena is an extremely shy carnivore found in Gujarat in Velavadar and Gir National Par? https://t.co/h0GTRHJYAV

My favorite road My life is full of mistakes. They are like pebbles that make a good road. #prathmeshphotography? https://t.co/34sWwlpFT7

RT @GujaratTourism: Ha...ha...Hyena! The striped hyena is an extremely shy carnivore found in Gujarat in Velavadar and Gir National Parks.?

Ha...ha...Hyena! The striped hyena is an extremely shy carnivore found in Gujarat in Velavadar and Gir National Par? https://t.co/mYDVVxp57Q

Piping hot, deep fried and crisp!Yummm! Methi na Gota is an all time favourite #GujaratiSnack. It?s basically made? https://t.co/IP0URmx1bx

Don Hill Station Vlog Must watch ?? #afterlockdown #travel #travellover #traveltips #tourist #tour #travelhacks? https://t.co/KiimDbJuVF