Darsadi is a small village in the Mandvi Taluka in the Kutch district of Gujarat. The Kutch district is the largest district of the country in terms of area. Due to its proximity to the Arabian Sea, it experiences high humidity. It is located 38 km away from the district headquarters of Bhuj. It is also known for its salty flats which dissolve after the monsoon ends and turns white in colour.
Places to stay
The nearest place to find accommodation is in the town of Mandvi. Hotels like H & V Beach Hotel, Hotel Krishna, and Hotel Sea View provide comfortable and budget friendly accommodation. The tariffs of these hotels are available on contact.
Gujarati is the official language here. Hindi, Sindhi and the regional language of Kutchi are the other major languages spoken by the people here.
Navratri is one of the largest festivals celebrated here. Other major celebrations are Diwali, Dusshera, and the Annual Kite Flying festival which is held at the Rann of Kutch.
Places of interest
The Shyamji Krishna Verma Smarak, Vijay Vilas Palace, Rukmavati Bridge, Bandhni Bazaar, Topansar Lake, Mandvi Ship Building yard, the Kashi Vishwanath Beach, and the Mandvi Beach are some of the major places of interest around Darsadi.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Darsadi is the Jamnagar airport (103 km).
Darsadi does not have its own railway station. The nearest major junction is in Bhuj (40 km).
Darsadi is well connected by bus. Operators like Patel Travels, Royal Express, Shri Sahajanand Travels, and Swaminarayan Travel Agency provide their reliable services here. These buses also ply to Rajkot, Ahmedabad, and Jamnagar. Online bus ticket reservation is an easy and convenient way to get your tickets.