Top Tourist Attractions in Bhavnagar
Bhavnagar is a city in Gujarat, India, located in the Bhavnagar district of the Saurashtra region. Bhavsinhji Gohil established it in 1724. It was the capital of the princely state of Bhavnagar, which was incorporated into the Indian Union in 1948. With numerous big and small scale businesses, as well as the world’s largest ship-breaking yard, Alang, located 50 kilometres distant, it has traditionally been an important city for commerce. Bhavnagar is particularly well-known for its renditions of the iconic Gujarati snacks ‘Ganthiya’ and ‘jalebi.’
Best Places to Visit in Bhavnagar
- Velavadar Black Buck National Park
- PALITANA TEMPLE
Best Time to Visit Bhavnagar
How to Reach Bhavnagar
Air services link Bhavnagar with Surat and Mumbai. There is a domestic airport in Bhavnagar.
The Western Railway Network includes the Bhavnagar Division. Bhavnagar is connected to Ahmedabad, Mumbai, and other Gujarat cities by a wide gauge railway network. From Bhavnagar to Delhi, there is a weekly train.
Bhavnagar is connected by road to the rest of the country. National and state highways connect it to the rest of the country. Gujarat State Transport bus services link Bhavnagar City to other cities in the state. Many private buses operate to other cities in Gujarat as well as destinations beyond the state.