Read in Your Language:
Contact: +91 987 357 9011 /

Book Now - Pay Later (No booking fee required)

Plan your trip for 2021 or 2022 now and Pay Later closer to date (No booking fee required)

You can change your Travel Date or cancel the trip for Free (No question asked)

Plan your trip with Caper - Who follows strict safety Guidelines

You may plan your trip now and keep the Travel Date Open

Bhavnagar Travel

States of India

Arunachal Pradesh
North East

India Tour Packages

Hotels in India

Excursions / Extensions

Wildlife in India

Ayurveda in India

Leh Ladakh Tourism

Adventure Tours India

India Fairs & Festivals

Goa Tourism

Travel Tools

  • A most enjoyable holiday where we will remember for many year. We Hope to come back one day Thank you Very much for everything

    Mr Embrey, Winchester UK
  • Keep up the good work. I am very pleased with your services and will future recommend you.

    Gheorghescu Lucian, Romania
  • The rajputana Sheraton at Jaipur and the Jaypee Palace were excellent but The Park in Delhi, wasn't in the same level, the public spaces like corridor were dirty.
    Excellent experience guided and suggested by an excellent tour conductor. Thanks a lot.

    Aida Angulo, Venezuela
Private Day Tours
Bhavnagar Takhteshwar Temple Bhavnagar Nilambagh Palace Bhavnagar

Location: Eastern Coast of Saurashtra
Main Attractions: Gaurishankar Lake, Gandhi Memorial and Takhteshwar Temple
Best time to visit: October to March


Bhavnagar is a coastal city still holding its old world charm. The city is also called Kathiwar. It once served as the capital of the state ruled by the Maharaja of Bhavnagar. Located in the Saurashtra region, the city is fast gaining popularity as a tourist destination. It was a major port for almost two centuries. It still serves as an important trade center for the cotton goods produced in Gujarat.


It was founded in 1743 by Bhavsinhji Gohil and served as a strategic location to carry out the sea trade from here. It derived its name from its founder. The rulers of Bhavnagar added several structures and buildings to the city during their rule.

Main Attractions of Bhavnagar:

Takhteshwar Temple

Located on a small hill overlooking the city, this temple was built in honor of Lord Shiva. It is an important pilgrimage center of the city. It offers mesmerizing views of the nearby Gulf of Cambay.

Gandhi Smriti Museum or Gandhi Memorial

This museum showcases a wonderful collection of pictures and memorabilia of Mahatma Gandhi.


Clock Tower

It is located near the Gandhi Smriti Museum and is a landmark of the city.

Nilambag Palace

This palace reflects arresting combination of Indian and Western styles of architecture. To offer a royal experience to tourists, it has been converted into a heritage hotel.

The Central Salt and Marine Research Institute

If you have an interest in marine life, then you must visit this institute which is a famous attraction of the city.

Samaldas College

Built around 100 years back, this college is the place where Gandhiji completed a part of his education. There is a huge monument of Gandhiji inside its complex.

The Barton Library

Established in 1882, this library is an ancient library of Bhavnagar. It houses manuscripts and thousands of books in various languages.

The Water Lock Gate

This gate in the city is used for maintaining the water level of the docks, thus, helping ships to stay afloat at the time of low tide.

How to Reach Bhavnagar:

By Air: The airport at Bhavnagar is located at the center of the city. It serves flights to Mumbai.

By Rail: The railway network connects Bhavnagar to Mumbai and Ahmedabad by regular trains.

By Road: Bhavnagar is easily accessible from the cities of Gujarat.

Caper Travel India offers a wide range of India Tour Packages. For more details, send us your query.

Get Free Tour Quote

Travel Details (mandatory)
Your Name Your Email Your Country of Residence Your Phone Arrival Date
Tour Duration No. of Person(s) Destination Interested In Tour Pre-requisites
Please mention your other travel requirements related to catering, accomodation and lifestyle needs.
It will help us to serve you better.
Specify Your Interest & Activities (optional)
Your Special Interests

Up To50*% discount in package price for your companion
Offer Details
  • No advance required
  • get 50% discount
  • travel up to March'2022
Join our readers list
Subscribe to our monthly newsletter to know about exclusive new products, special events and updates!
  • National Tourism Award Winner [Eight Times]
  • Skoch Award winner among the top 35 SME allover India for 2013-14
  • Charities we Support
Valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional
Stay on top of

Powered by: SOFTTIX

hide me
hide me