Kamigadh is a small village in the westernmost Indian state of Gujarat. It comes within the Kathiawar peninsula. The nearest major urban agglomerations are the cities of Amreli and Junagadh at the distances of 36 km and 85 km respectively. Those travelling between these two cities can halt at the village for refreshments, as it lies midway.
Places to Stay
One is forced to venture into Amreli in search of a roof to spend the night under as the village lacks conventional facilities to accommodate tourists. 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
Amreli is the best place to visit in the area. 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 27 km.
Amreli Railway Station is the major railway station at a distance of 27 km.
Both 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 for the village are available from Amreli. Utilise the discounts and offers when you are booking a bus ticket online.