Historical and Heritage

Adalaj Vav | Adalaj Stepwell

The step well or 'Vav', as it is called in Gujarati, is intricately carved and is five stories deep. Such step wells were once integral to the semi-ar..

Historical and Heritage, Pilgrimage

Ahmed Shah's Mosque

The Ahmad Shah's Mosque in Ahmedabad, Gujarat was initially a holy place meant only for the royal class. Only the nobles could come here for worshippi..

Historical and Heritage

Baroda Museum and Art Gallery

The building of the museum, which is one of the finest examples of the Indo-Saracenic style of architecture, was designed by Mant and Chisholm and bu..

Historical and Heritage

Calico Museum of Textiles

The textiles were collected with a vision to conserve, built awareness and empower the vast and deep textile heritage of India. Over the years the col..

Historical and Heritage, Pilgrimage

Champaner-Parvagadh Archeological Park

A concentration of largely unexcavated archaeological, historic and living cultural heritage properties cradled in an impressive landscape which inclu..

Historical and Heritage

Durbar Hall Museum

The Durbar Hall and Museum has an interesting collection of weapons, thrones, silver articles, costumes, paintings, tapestries, and palanquins on disp..

Historical and Heritage, Nature and Scenic, Pilgrimage

Dwarkadhish Temple

The temple is built of soft limestone and consists of a sanctum, vestibule and a rectangular hall with porches on three sides. There are two gateways:..

Adventure/Trekking, Beaches, Historical and Heritage, Lake/Backwater/Waterfall, Nature and Scenic

Great Rann of Kutch

The Great Rann of Kutch, along with the Little Rann of Kutch and the Banni grasslands on its southern edge, is situated in the district of Kutch and c..

Historical and Heritage, Pilgrimage

Jama Masjid

Jama Masjid (literally Friday Mosque), also known as Jami or Jumma Mosque, is the most splendid mosque of Ahmedabad, built in 1424 during the re..

Historical and Heritage

Jesal Toral Samadhi

Anjar Tomb of Jesal Toral is very popular. In fact it is held that this tomb has played massive role in bringing fame to this tiny yet impressive town..

Historical and Heritage, Pilgrimage

Junagadh Buddhist Cave

Junagadh Buddhist Cave Groups are located in Junagadh district of the Indian state of Gujarat. The so-called “Buddhist Caves” are not actually cav..

Historical and Heritage

Kachchh Museum

Kutch Museum in Bhuj is the oldest museum of Gujarat. It is located opposite Hamirsar Lake in Bhuj, Kutch, Gujarat, India...

Historical and Heritage

Kite Museum

Ahmedabad is famous for Kite Festival in India. Bhanu Shah, a Kite-lover of Ahmedabad gifted his own kites collection to Ahmedabad Municipal Corporati..

Historical and Heritage

Laxmi Vilas Palace

It is reputed to have been the largest private dwelling built till date and four times the size of Buckingham Palace. At the time of construction it b..

Historical and Heritage

Lothal

Lothal is one of the most prominent cities of the ancient Indus valley civilization, located in the Bh?l region of the modern state of Gujar?t ..

Historical and Heritage, Pilgrimage

Nageshwar Temple

Nageshvara Jyotirlinga is one of the 12 Jyotirlinga shrines mentioned in the Shiva Purana. Nageshvara is believed to be the first such shrine...

Historical and Heritage

Raj Babri Mosque | Sidi Bashir Mosque | Shaking Minarets

The Raj Babri Mosque Ahmedabad is one of the most important monuments in Ahmedabad. The Raj Babri Mosque and the Sidi Bashir Mosque stands out among a..

Historical and Heritage

Rani ki Vav

Stepwells are a distinctive form of subterranean water resource and storage systems on the Indian subcontinent, and have been constructed since the th..

Historical and Heritage, Pilgrimage

Rukmini Temple

It is a richly carved temple decorated with sculptures of gods and goddesses on the exterior with the sanctum housing the main image of Rukmini. Carve..

Historical and Heritage

Sabarmati Ashram

This was one of the residences of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, generally called Mahatma Gandhi, who lived there for about twelve years along with his w..