Lapaliya, a small village in Gujarat’s Amreli district, is located on a rocky plateau. People in this region depend on agriculture for their livelihood. The Amreli-Saverkundla State Highway runs through this village. Some of the nearby cities that surround Lapaliya are Amreli, Savarkundla, Palitana and Lathi. Shell River flows near this village, irrigating the crops in the vicinity.
Places to Stay
Lapaliya does not offer lodging facilities to those visiting the village. If you plan to visit this village, you can book hotels in Bhavnagar, which is 133 km away near the Gulf of Khambhat. Some of the budget hotels are Hotel White Rose (Tariff – Rs.682), Shital Guest House (Tariff – Rs.171), Hotel Swagat (Tariff – Rs.417) and Hotel Apollo (Tariff – Rs.720).
The languages spoken in Lapaliya are Gujarati and Hindi.
The important festivals in Lapaliya are the Kite Festival in January, Maha Shivratri celebrated in February, Holi in March, Janmashtami in August, Ganesha Chaturthi in August-September, Navratri in September-October and Diwali during October-November.
Places of Interest
There are a few places of interest in Lapaliya. These tourist attractions include Swaminarayan Temple (17 km), Khodiyar Lake (38 km), Chandgadh (7 km) and Liliya Mota (25 km) away from Lapaliya.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Vadodara Airport located about 312 km away from Lapaliya.
There is no railway station in Lapaliya. The closest railway station is located in Amreli, which is 18 km away from this village.
Lapaliya is connected by many state-run and private buses that travel from nearby cities and towns. Private bus operators such as Jay Khodiyar Travels run comfortable A/C and non-A/C buses from Ankleshwar and Surat to Lapaliya. The number of bus booking sites is increasing by the day. So, whenever you want to book your tickets online log on to anyone of them and get your tickets.