Gujarat being a vibrant state traces back to ancient period’s in history. It is home to rich history, culture and heritage to show for. The name Gujarat is derived from the Sanskrit word “Gurjardesa” which means “The land of Gurjaras”, who ruled Gujarat in the 8th and 9th Centuries CE. Boasting from the longest coastline in India, its shores are washed by the waters of the Arabian Sea on the west. The state holds a lot of attractions such as the Great Rann of Kutch, Dholavira and Lothal, beautiful temples, palaces, Rani Ki Vav, Sidi Saiyad Mosque and many more.
Gujarat tourism also attracts tourists for its fascinating wildlife as it is home to Asiatic lions at Gir National park. The costal state also consists of amazing religious monuments which attract tourists with its architecture and history. The famous Somnath temple is among the twelve Jyotirlinga of Shiva and is a must explore on Gujarat tour packages. Gujarat is considerably a dry state but the cultural significance of the state will rejuvenate you. A treasure trove of vibrant art and culture, here people can grab a chance to dig into the many intricate art forms of the state through an array of handicraft products.
On an excursion to Gujarat, one can choose to buy products like: embroidered garments, jewellery, mirror work, and metal work. Besides that, one can also get to purchase some creative furnishing items, such as cushion covers, quilts, table mats and more. Famed for its folk music and dance forms, and authentic cuisines, here is a gala time awaiting for everyone. Gujarat tourism is loaded with plenty of exoticness. But is also surrounded by exciting other places to visit and things to do for travelers to experience an unforgettable holiday. You will get numerous hotels and resorts to stay at offering services to all kinds of travelers,
Best places to visit in Gujarat:
1. Rani Ki Vav (Patan)
2. Adalaj Stepwell
3. Gandhinagar Akshardham
4. Sidi Saiyad Mosque (Ahmedabad)
5. Rann of Kutch
6. Somnath temple
7. Vijay Villas Palace (Bhuj, Kutch)
8. Statue of unity (Baroda)
9. Gir (Junagarh)
10. Dwarka and many more
Best things to do in Gujarat:
1. Spot Asiatic Lions at Gir National Park
2. Visit the historical Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad
3. Admire the architecture of Rani Ki Vav
4. Witness the ancient ruins of Lothal, Dholavira
5. Enjoy a cable car ride at the ropeway in Saputara
6. Taste delicious Gujarati cuisines
7. Spend some time at Polo forest (Near Ahmedabad) and many more
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