Superb Indo-Islamic architecture, bustling bazaars and Mahatma Gandhi’s Sabarmati Ashram.
2 Sun temple, Modhera
This beautiful eleventh-century temple is the finest example of Solanki architecture in the country.
Distinct from the rest of Gujarat; traditional embroidery, costume and culture still thrive in this harsh and remote landscape.
Krishna’s ancient capital and India’s westernmost holy town is always abuzz with pilgrims.
5 Gir National Park
The last remaining habitat of the rare Asiatic lion.
West India’s most congenial beach venue, this relaxed island has a Portuguese flavour in its colonial architecture.
7 Palitana temples
Hundreds of sumptuously carved Jain shrines and stunning views from the top of Shatrunjaya Hill.
8 Champaner and Pavagadh
A Solanki fortress guarding a lost Muslim city and a sacred hill dotted with Hindu and Jain temples.