Bhavnagar Travel Guide
Bhavnagar is a coastal city located in the Saurashtra region of Gujarat. It is situated 198 kilometres from the state capital, Gandhinagar. It was once an independent state but merged in the Indian Union in 1948. It is a beautiful town and attracts many tourists every year.
Major tourist places include Takhteshwar Temple, Nilambag Palace, Gaurishankar Lake, Victoria Park, Brahma Kund, Shri Adishwar Temple and many more. Blackbuck National Park is home to animals like blackbuck, blue bull (nilgai) and many bird species. Several migratory birds visit this park during the winter months which is a bonus for the birdwatchers. It is a place must-visit for the children and animal lovers. The best time to visit is in the months between October and January. Do not forget to taste the popular Gujarati snack ‘Gathiya’.Read More Read Less