Kundheli is a small village in the westernmost Indian state of Gujarat. The nearest major urban urban agglomeration is the city of Bhavnagar at a distance of 60 km north-east. The Gulf of Khambat coast is extremely near at a mere 26 km away. One can always head there to enjoy the sea-side. Those with a drive to explore Gujarati culture, cuisine and old temples can visit this place.
Places to Stay
As a tourist, you will be compelled to venture into Bhavnagar for the night. Good lodging facilities are available in the city. Some of the options which are worth trying out are White Rose Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800), Blue Diamond Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 900), Rangoli Park Hotel & Resort (Tariff – Rs. 1,000), Vrindavan Plaza Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700) 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, Dusshera in September-October and Diwali in November.
Places of Interest
Most places of interest which act as a magnet for both national as well as international tourists lie in the city of Bhavnagar. Some of the must-visit places include Takhteshwar Temple, Nilambag Palace, Mangalsinhji Mahal Palace, Bhav Vilas Palace, Gaurishankar Lake, Barton Library and others.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Bhavnagar Airport at a distance of 60 km.
The Bhavnagar Terminus Railway Station is the nearest railway station at a distance of 63 km.
State transport buses as well as private buses pass through or close-by to different cities in the region. Buses to Bhavnagar are readily available from Ahmedabad, Surat, Rajkot as well as Vadodara. Buses from Bhavnagar connect the village. Ticketgoose.com is one of the most popular bus booking sites from where you any book your tickets to anywhere in India.