Surat Travel Guide
Surat is the second largest city in the Gujarat state of India. It is located on the banks of the Tapti River and very close to the Arabian Sea. Once the largest seaport, today it is famous for diamond cutting and polishing activities.
Major tourist attractions include Surat Castle, Sardar Patel Museum, Mughal Sarai, Lake Garden, Dutch Garden, Gopi Talav, Science Center, Parsi Agiari, Marjan Shami Roza, Chintamani Jain Temple, Diamond Market and many more. The best time to visit is in the months between October and March. The festivals Navratri, Diwali, Ganesh Chaturthi, Uttrayan are celebrated with great pomp and show. The Surti Spicy cuisine of the city is famous all over Gujarat.Read More Read Less