A small village in Gujarat’s Amreli district, Vaghaniya is about 292 km away from its capital city, Gandhinagar. Its nearby cities are Amreli (32 km), Savarkundla (48 km) and Junagadh (76 km). If you want to experience life in a rural setting, then Vaghaniya is the perfect place for you. There are some temples worth visiting in the village.
Places to Stay
Vaghaniya has a very few lodging options, but Amreli about 32 km from here has a couple of budget hotels to choose from. Some of them include Goodluck Guesthouse (Tariff –Rs. 200) and Hotel Darshan (Tariff –Rs. 700).
Gujarati is the official language of Vaghaniya. Hindi is also spoken in the area.
Holi in March-April, Janmashtami in July-August, Buddha Purnima in September, Navratri in September-October and Diwali in October-November are the most important festivals of Vaghaniya.
Places of Interest
There are several places of interest in and around Vaghaniya like Bagasara (15 km), Munjiyasar Lake, (18 km) and Amreli (32 km).
How to Get There
Rajkot Airport, which is 92 km from here, is the closest to the town.
The major railhead connecting this place to other major cities is Rajkot railway station (90 km).
Buses are available from Navsari, Surat and Kamrej. Jay Khodiyar Travels is one of the top operators plying on this route. Book bus tickets online from the confines of your home or office without any hassle.
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.