Datardi is a coastal village in the western Indian state of Gujarat. It is located in the Kathiawar peninsula region of the state. The nearest major hub is the city of Amreli, located at a distance of 104 km north-west. You can head east and explore the Arabian Sea coast adjacent to the village and experience the beautiful sunrise and sunset.
Places to Stay
The village does not have proper facilities in terms of hotels and lodges. Thus, one is forced to venture into Amreli for budget hotels. Good lodging facilities are available in the city; some of the options which are worth trying out are Goodluck Guest House (Tariff – Rs. 200), Hotel Darshan (Tariff – Rs. 700), Hotel Shree Paras (Tariff – Rs. 500) and others.
The official language of the area is Gujarati. Hindi is also widely spoken and understood.
The important festivals celebrated are Holi in March, Hanuman Jayanti and Dusshera in September-October and Diwali in November.
Places of Interest
Apart from the adjacent sea-side, most places of tourist interest lie in Amreli. Some of the must-visit places include Nagnath Temple (built by Vithalrao Devaji), King Palace, Tower of Amreli, Shri Girdharilal Sangrahalaya Children Museum and Computer Education Centre (E-Library), Sai Baba Temple, Gayatri Temple and others.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Amreli Airport at a distance of 97 km.
Amreli Railway Station is the major railway station at a distance of 97 km.
State transport buses as well as private buses pass through different cities in the region. One of the popular bus operators in the area is Jay Khodiyar Travels. Buses which ply in the area are available from Amreli as well as Diu. Various bus ticket online booking sites make it convenient for travellers to book their tickets with ease.