Navsari is a city and municipality in the Surat metropolitan region and also the administrative headquarters of Navsari district of Gujarat, India. Navsari is also the twin city of Surat, and is 37 kms south of Surat. Many Parsis settled down in this city in around 11th century AD and named it Navu Sari which meant ‘New Sari’. Navsari is popular for its various types of Zoroastrian arts, crafts and cuisine.
Places to stay
Some of the popular budget hotels in Navsari are Anmol Hotel (Tariff - Rs. 800) Hotel Royal Regency (Tariff - Rs 1400), Modi Resort (Tariff- Rs. 1150).
The official language of Navsari is Gujarati.
Apart from all the common festivals, a festival unique to Navsari is the Dhinglo Festival (July).
Places to visit
There are many places to be visit in Navsari. Some of them are Dudhiya Talav (1.5 kms from bus stand), Atash Behram (80 kms), J.N. Tata Memorial Hall (4 kms), Ravariya Bapa temple, Parsvanath Jain temple (1.7 kms), Dargah of Sayed Saadat (2 kms) and Shri Swaminarayan Mandir (43 kms).
How to Get There
The closest airport to Navsari is 30 kms away at Surat.
The Surat railway station is the closest major railway station (31 kms) to Navsari
Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation (GSRTC) runs Busses from Major cities to Towns and Villages in Navsari. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers include Paulo Travels, O.P. Tours & Travels and Asha Travels. Booking bus tickets through ticketgoose.com is a hassle-free experience.
Morjar is a small village in Kutch district of Gujarat. The Dhari-Amreli Highway, Zar Road and Manavav Road pass through this region. Kutch is 436 km away from this village and its capital, Gandhinagar, is 303 km away. Some of its neighbouring cities include Mandvi, Gandhidham, Bhuj and Adipur.
Places to Stay
There are no hotels in this village. However, there are good budget hotels in Amreli, which is 33 km away from Morjar. Two such hotels are Goodluck Guest House (Tariff – Rs.200) and Hotel Darshan (Tariff – Rs.700).
The languages spoken in Morjar are Gujarati, Sindhi, Kutchi and Hindi.
The most celebrated festivals in Morjar are Maha Shivratri in February, Holi in March, Janmashtami held during July and August, Ganesh Chaturthi during August-September, Navratri in October and Diwali during October-November.
Places of Interest
There are many tourist destinations around Morjar such as temples, lakes and parks. These are located in Mityala Gir National Park (43 km), Khodiyar Lake (12 km), Savar Kundla (24 km) and Bagasara 31 km away from Morjar.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is located in Bhuj, which is 370 km away from Morjar.
Morjar does not have any railway station. The nearest railway station, Chalala Railway Station, is within 7 km from Morjar.
There are well networked bus routes connecting Morjar to nearby cities and towns. Jay Khodiyar Bus Services provides daily buses to this village from Surat. Avail of bus booking offer when you book your tickets through TicketGoose’s mobile apps.