Javara, a small village in Gujarat’s Banas Kantha district, is located near the Sabarmati River. This village is based in a jagged region surrounded by forests. The vicinity is exquisite with water streams running through the rock cavities and is a good place to plan for picnics. A few of the neighbouring cities include Palanpur, Khedbrahma, Kheralu and Idar. Javara is on the border of Banas Kantha and Sirohi.
Places to Stay
There are no accommodation facilities available in Javara. For budget hotels visit Palanpur, which is 73 km away. Some of the hotels available here are Hotel Banas (Tariff – Rs.263), Cappal Hotel (Tariff – Rs.350) and Surya Hotel (Tariff – Rs.245).
The languages spoken in Javara are Gujarati and Hindi.
The most important festivals celebrated in Javara are Kite Festival in January, Maha Shivratri in February, Holi in March, Janmashtami in August, Ganesha Chaturthi in August-September, Dussehra in September-October and Diwali during October-November.
Places of Interest
Javara has got many sightseeing locations around the region. Some of these include Dharoi Reservoir (32 km), Chikhla (10 km) and Shri Arasuri Ambaji Mata Devasthan, 16 km away from Javara.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is located in Udaipur, which is 174 km away.
There is no railway station in Javara. Taranga Hill Railway Station is the closest railway station, being 69 km away from Javara.
Frequent state-run and private buses travel to and fro Javara from cities such as Palanpur and Kheralu. GSRTC run buses from various parts of Gujarat to this village. Online bus ticket booking facility of Ticketgoose is safe and reliable. So, log on to book your tickets.