Amrapur is a small village in the Jamnagar district of Gujarat. The village is a kind of a peninsula with a dam surrounding it on three sides. The population of the village is a mere 250 people. Based on this figure, one can make out as to what kind of tourist attraction the village might have to offer. Most of the villagers are peasants by profession.
Places to Stay
With the village being so small and thus not having adequate lodging facilities, one will have to travel to Jamnagar to put up for the night. Some of the options one can try out are Shiv Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700), President Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800), Punit Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 600) and Bansi Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500) among others.
The official language of the region is Gujarati. Hindi is also widely spoken and understood.
The main events in the area are Holi, Ram Navami, Hanuman Jayanti, Dusshera, Diwali and the two Eid(s).
Places of Interest
The village on its own does not have even a single place of tourist interest. However, Jamnagar city at a distance of 50 km have plenty of options to offer such as Darbargarh Palace, Lakhota Fort, Willingdon Crescent, Bohra Hajira and Bala Hanuman Temple among others.
How to Get There
The closest major airport is the Jamnagar Airport in Govardhanpur at a distance of 57 km.
The nearest railway station is the Jamnagar Railway station at a distance of 53 km.
Mostly it is the state-run buses which cater to the needs of the populace of the village. Do away with standing in ticket counters and opt for online bus reservation facility instead