India – one of the most famous destinations all over the world for its natural beauty, deserts, monuments, lush green landscapes, enchanting wild life sanctuaries and hilly areas. It has always offered unique and refreshing experience to every traveler who likes to explore different colors of life at one place.
Though there are lots of stunning places in India to visit, but one that certainly helps in reviving ourselves and gaining the lost zeal in life is Gujarat. One of the most developed states, Gujarat is located in western India and covers the area of 196,024 square kilometers. This ideal holiday destination could be explored either with family, friends, relatives or partner as there is promise of cultural, heritage and exciting places to visit along with the delicious cuisines. One could choose from the many Gujarat packages available that not only take care of planning and details but also ensure that you get the most out of your holidays.
Take a look to some of the most striking features of Gujarat tourism that would keep you engaged in this state:
Cultural and Heritage : Gujarat is studded with best heritage monuments that represent fine specimens of architectural balance. In fact, Ahmedabad, which is the capital city of Gujarat, is home to approximately 450 sites of historical importance. Founded by Sultan Ahmed Shah around 600 years ago, the city comprises of magnificent palaces, intricately built mosques, temples and resplendent forts. This is the reason why UNESCO has added Ahmedabad in its tentative World Heritage Sites list.
Wildlife – The exotic wildlife of Gujarat is one major reason that makes this state unique and special. Don’t miss to visit the Gir National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary, the glory of the state that embroils deciduous forests and semi green vegetation with good population of Asiatic Lions. Besides, you can also get to see Wild Boar, Nilgai Antelope, Chowsingha four-horned Antelope, Chinkara Gazelle, Hyena and many more.
Spirituality – The other most salient features of Gujarat tours is spirituality. The state includes some of the most important pilgrimage and revered shrines in India. One of the most famous one is Dwarka, which is revered place for Hindu pilgrims. Another one is Ambaji, which is visited by around 15 lakh devotees during the Bhadarva Purnima Festival followed by the very sacred, the Somnath Temple in Veraval which is the first among 12 popular Jyotirlinga shrines in India.
While planning for a Gujarat tour , it is always advisable to avail the assistance of experienced tour operators. Since, they offer excellent deals on travelling so you can make your holidays more enchanting.