Tourist Places in Gujarat are in large numbers. It’s a beautiful tourist destination, popular among the domestic and international travellers. The state has several tourist attractions from historical places to modern attractions, heritage culture to modern nightlife, and much more. Traveljee is 100% sure that, you would have an excellent experience in Gujarat by spending your holiday here.

10 Most Beautiful Tourist Places in Gujarat for Wonderful Holiday and Vacation

1. Sardar Sarovar Dam, Narmada

Sardar Sarovar Dam is one of the most visited tourist places in Gujarat. The dam is located in the district of Narmada in Gujarat. If you are planning for one day or two day trips to Gujarat, then it is the perfect place. We are 100% sure that, your children would have memorable experience by seeing one of the largest dams of India. If you are living in Gujarat, then it is one of the best places to visit for short trip with your family members or friends.

Sardar Sarovar Dam, Narmada
Sardar Sarovar Dam, Narmada

2. Laxmi Vilas Palace, Vadodara

Laxmi Vilas Palace is one of the most beautiful royal palaces in India. The royal palace is located on J N Marg in Baroda. The palace is considered as the largest private royal residence in the world. The Royal Palace is a perfect example of India’s royal families luxurious life and royal residences. It is one of the most beautiful tourist attractions in Gujarat and you should not miss an opportunity to explore it.

Laxmi Vilas Palace, Vadodara
Laxmi Vilas Palace, Vadodara

3. Somnath Temple, Prabhas Patan

Somnath Temple is one of the holiest places in Gujarat among the Hinduism followers. It is also believed to be the 1st jyotirlinga shrines of Shiva. If you are looking for best places to visit in Gujarat for 2 days, then it is the perfect place. The Somnath Temple is visited by thousands of people each day. It is also considered as one of the most famous places in Gujarat, visited by almost all religious tourists in Gujarat.

Somnath Temple, Prabhas Patan
Somnath Temple, Prabhas Patan

4. Gir National Park, Junagadh

Gir National Park is an extremely beautiful national park, located in the district of Junagadh. According to Google Reviews, the national park is rated  4.5 out of 5 based on 819 submitted reviews. You should spend at least three days at this amazing place. Many people prefers this national park as one of the best places to spend their summer vacation in Gujarat. You should also include this national park in your long trip to Gujarat with your family members or friends. A good number of hotels and guesthouses are also located in Junagadh for tourists.

Gir National Park, Junagadh
Gir National Park, Junagadh

5. Hajipir Dargah, Kutch

Hajipir Dargah is one of the most popular religious sites in Gujarat among the Muslims. The dargah is located near the border of Pakistan and India. Please refrain to visiting any places in Kutch during summer. The winter is the best season / time to visit Kutch. The whole district is located in the deserted area and you would face hot temperature in summer. It’s perfectly okay to visit this place for one day trip or two days trip in Gujarat. Traveljee has included this place in top 10 tourist places in Gujarat which you must visit once in your life.

Hajipir Dargah, Kutch
Hajipir Dargah, Kutch

6. Diu

Diu is not legally considered as part of Gujarat state but it is located in the state. Diu has several beautiful beaches and amazing crystal clear water beaches. It’s a popular place among the domestic and international travellers in India. Diu is a choice of every traveller in Gujarat. You could spend one day, two days, three days, four days or maximum five days in Diu to explore almost all beaches, and tourist attractions.

This beautiful tourist destination could be visited in summer, winter or even in rainy season. Diu is included in the list of top 10 tourist places in Gujarat. Diu is also considered as one of the best tourist cities in Gujarat.

Diu
Diu

7. Sabarmati Ashram, Ahmedabad

Sabarmati Ashram is one of the most visited tourist places in Gujarat. It was the official residence of India’s Father of Nation, Mahatma Gandhi. It’s perfectly okay to spend at least one day for this historical tourist attraction. Do not forget to visit historical museum which is located in the premises of Ashram. Do not forget to visit other tourist attractions in Ahmedabad.

Sabarmati Ashram, Ahmedabad
Sabarmati Ashram, Ahmedabad

8. Jama Masjid, Ahmedabad

Jama Masjid is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Gujarat. The mosque was built in 1424 by Ahmed Shah I. The masjid is located on Gandhi Road, Ahmedabad and popular place in top 10 Gujarat sightseeing. It’s an extremely peaceful place in the busy area. You should not miss an opportunity to visit this amazing place with your friends or loved one. Please follow the rules of Jama Masjid written on doorstep.

Jama Masjid, Ahmedabad
Jama Masjid, Ahmedabad

9. Alang, Bhavnagar

Alang is a popular worldwide centre of ship breaking business. It’s a perfect okay tourist destination for one day picnic in Gujarat. It’s a good place and popular in Gujarat points of interest category. You would able to see a large number of ships on the port which came for breaking. It is advisable to do not visit this place during summer due to hot temperature.

Alang, Bhavnagar
Alang, Bhavnagar

10. Watson Museum, Rajkot

The Watson Museum is one of the most visited tourist attractions among the domestic tourists. The museum is located in Jubilee Garden in Rajkot. The entry fees for the Watson Museum are nominal and everybody is allowed to visit it. It is considered as one of the beautiful places in Gujarat as it contains many historical things including heritage things.

Watson Museum, Rajkot
Watson Museum, Rajkot

Questions Asked by Our Readers

Reader’s Question: Which are best places to visit in Gujarat in summer
Answer: We strongly suggests you to visit beautiful beaches of Gujarat, Diu, Daman, Mandavi, Porbandar, Veraval, Chorwad, Dandi, and a few are popular beach destinations in Gujarat. Other than beach destinations in Gujarat, you should visit Gir National Park which is located in Junagadh. Nalsarovar is also an amazing place which is located near Ahmedabad.

Reader’s Question: Suggests us best places for 3 days trip in Gujarat
Answer: You haven’t mentioned your choices, whether you are interested in natural places in Gujarat or historical places of the state? Traveljee suggests the following places for 3 days trip in Gujarat.

  • Mandavi Beach, Kutch
  • The Royal Palace on Beach, Mandavi – Kutch
  • Rann of Kutch
  • Narayan Sarovar, Lakhpat
  • Hanging Bridge (Julta Pul), Morbi

Reader’s Question: Which are popular cold places in Gujarat
Answer: Gandhingar, Diu, Daman, Naliya, Mandvi and Deesa are cold places in Gujarat.

Reader’s Question: Is there any guide available on Gujarat tourism in Hindi?
Answer: We do not have any specific guide on ‘Gujarat Tourism in Hindi’ but you should use translation too online to translate any article for reading purpose only.

Reader’s Question: Which are best natural places in Gujarat?
Answer: Gir National Park (Junagadh), Dumas Beach (Surat), Nagina Wadi (Ahmedabad), Sardar Sarovar Dam (Narmada), Mandvi Beach (Kutch), and a lot more

Reader’s Question: Which are popular holiday places in Gujarat?
Answer: Diu, Daman, Ahmedabad, Baroda, Nalsarovar, Narayan Sarovar, Kutch, and Rajkot are popular holiday places in Gujarat.

Reader’s Question: Let me know Top 10 Travel Destinations in Gujarat
Answer: Ahmedabad, Baroda, Kutch, Rajkot, Surat, Bhavnagar, Jamnagar, Gandhinagar, Saputara, and Narmada are top travel destinations in Gujarat.

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Article last re-published on April 21, 2017.

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