A religious destination to visit, Udvada is located in Valsad district of Gujarat and is situated on the Maharashtra-Gujarat border. It is very famous for its Zoroastrian Atash Behram.
The city is also known as the Mecca of Zoroastrians and has gradually become an apt destination to enjoy the vacations with family. Udvada Travel Guide is full of references to the religious places and exciting spots. Iranshah Atash Behram, Udvada Beach, Pardi and Daman are the famous sightseeing places of the city. It is said that the name ‘Udvada’ was derived from ‘uth vada’ which means ‘grazed by camels’.
Majority of the people living in the city are of Persian religion and the main occupation of the people is fishing. The history of the city reminds of the 7th century when the Muslim attacked Iran leadership.