Mavjinjava, a small village in a rugged terrain, is located in Gujarat’s Amreli district. This village was earlier a part of Baroda and Bombay and later got merged with Gujarat in 1956. Its district headquarters, Amreli, is 43 km away and its capital city, Gandhinagar, is 302 km from here. Some of the tourist attractions around this place include Amreli, Porbandar, Nalsarovar Bird Sanctuary and Bandiya Beli.
Places to Stay
Mavjinjava does not provide any accommodation facilities. Amreli offers good budget hotels. Two such comfortable budget hotels are Hotel Darshan (Tariff – Rs.700) and Goodluck Guest House (Tariff – Rs.200).
The official languages spoken in Mavjinjava are Gujarati and Hindi.
The most important festivals celebrated in Mavjinjava are the Kite Festival in January, Maha Shivratri in February, Holi in March, Navaratri in September-October and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
There are a few tourist attractions in this region. They include Bagasara (10 km), Munjiyasar Lake (14 km), Mandavda Mota (15 km) and Khodiyar Lake, which is located 35 km away from Mavjinjava.
How to Get There
The nearest airport from here is the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport in Ahmedabad, which is 286 km away from this village.
There is no railway station in Mavjinjava. Amreli Railway Station, which is situated 42 km away, is the nearest railway station from Mavjinjava.
Mavjinjava is well connected through a wide network of buses to various states. There are private bus operators that run Volvo A/C buses to this locality. Online bus booking facility enables you to get your tickets from the confines of your home.