Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Vadodara

Vadodara

Travelling in India
Location: Vadodara is located in the eastern part of the state of Gujarat.
How To Reach: Vadodara airport is linked with Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmadabad, and Pune. Vadodra railhead is on the main Ahmadabad - Mumbai line. Vadodara is linked by road network with most of the major states.
Where To Stay: Most of the low-budget hotels are located on the western part of the city across the Vishvamitra River. One can find mid-range and top-range hotels, most of which are near the railway station.
When To Go: Between October to February
Once the former capital of the Gaekwar rulers, Vadodara is also known as Baroda. Situated on the banks of river Vishwamitri this region, southeast of Ahmadabad, has seen many civilizations from prehistoric times. Once a village known as Vadpatra, Vadodara is now a bustling city. It lies on the banks of river Vishwamitri and seen many civilization from prehistoric era. The river Vishwamitri river divides the eastern and western part of the city. The eastern city comprises of the old city with crowded bazaars and contains self contained blocks of houses that are home to hundreds to families. The eastern part is also has many tourist interests such as numerous temples, the majestic Laxmi Vilas Palace and the famous Maharaja Sayajirao University. The main reason of visiting the place is the nearby Champaner with its mosques lost in the landscape. The place is also recognised as World Heritage Site.

Sayaji Bagh

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