Adipur is a city in the Kutch District of Gujarat. It is located very close to the Gulf of Kutch, about 8 km away. Originally founded as a refugee camp, it was later transformed into a city. Adipur was built on the land donated by the then Maharaja of Kutch. Adipur is famous for its large number of Charlie Chaplin impersonators as well as fans.
Places to Stay
There are a few hotels such as Hotel Jai Residency and Hotel Shiv Regency that offer accommodation to visitors. However, it's usually more useful to have a local contact or find a tour operator to organize it for you.
Festivals like Holi, Sharad Purnima, Ram Navami, Navaratri, HindolaMahotsava, Diwali, and Eid are celebrated in town.
Gujarati is the local language spoken in Anjar. Kutchi and Hindi are commonly used languages.
Places to Visit
Santoshi Mata temple and Om Mandir are the places to visit in Adipur.
How to Get There
The closest airports areKandla airport and Bhuj Airport. Direct flights to Mumbai are available here. Domestic flights to major Indian cities are available here.
Anjar station is connected by train to cities such Pune, Delhi, Mumbai and Jaipur. Although not a major station, most trains passing through stop at Adipur for a brief period.
Adipur is connected to cities such as Ahmedabad, Baroda, Gandhinagar, Indore and Udaipur. The best bus operators that offer quality service include HK Travels, Patel Tours and Travels, and TicketGoose.com, a leading Online Bus Ticket Booking Service, provides low price, high quality options for bus travellers. Bus booking online facility enables travellers to get to popular destinations without any hassle.
Jamkhambhalia is a municipality in the Devbhoomi Dwarka district of Gujarat. It is the biggest town in the district and also serves as district headquarters. Khambhalia is a very old city and is famous only because it’s en route to the glorious city, Dwarka. It is popular for the production of ghee, which is exported to many cities and towns in India.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Jamkhambhalia like Express Residency Hotel (Tariff - Rs2000), Hotel Jash Palace (Tariff – Rs1000).
The official languages spoken in Jamkhambhalia are Hindi and Gujarati.
Uttarayan, a kite flying festival, is an important event in Jamkhambhalia. A fair is held every year along the banks of the Ghee Nadi, on the last three days of the month of Shravan. There is another annual fair held at the Shiru Talao, a famous lake.
Places of Interest
Aradhana Dham, Khamnath, Jadeshwar Tekri, Ghee Dham, and an old temple situated on the outskirts of Ramnath, are some of the attractions that Jamkhambhalia has to offer .
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Jamkhambhalia is in Jamnagar( 52 km) and is well connected with the rest of the country, with flights available to Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, and Jaipur.
The Jamkhambhalia Railway Station connects this town to major cities like Khambhalia, Jamnagar, and Dwarka.
Jamkhambhalia is very well connected by road. The major bus operators are Patel Tours and Travels, Royal Express, and the interstate bus service. Buses connect this town to cities like Ahmedabad, Dwarka, Bhuj, and Aanjar. You don’t have to stand in serpentine queues anymore as you can easily book bus ticket online.