Find things to do in the Gandhidham area, like visiting museums and temples
If you’re in the Kutch district for a corporate trip, take time between business meetings to explore all the fun things to do in and around Gandhidham. You can delve into the area’s arts and culture with a visit to the Kala Raksha Museum or learn about local history at the Bhadreshwar Jain Temple and Gandhi Samadhi. For a memorable day trip, drive to Bhuj to wander through the vibrant city markets and purchase colorful souvenirs. Want to see the wild side of India? Plan a trip to the Rann of Kutch or Banni Grassland to glimpse wildlife like cheetahs and flamingos as they roam the land.
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Banni Grassland59.63 mi / 95.97 km from the hotel
As the largest natural grassland in India, the Banni Grassland is known for its diverse array of wildlife and for the remarkable communities that farm the land using centuries-old techniques.
Bhadreshwar18.07 mi / 29.08 km from the hotel
Known for its many ancient mosques, Jain temples, and other historical sites, Bhadreshwar is a must-see destination, filled with awe-inspiring architecture that dates back more than 1,000 years.
Bhuj30.38 mi / 48.89 km from the hotel
Wander through the city’s maze of alleys to explore opulent palaces and temples. Allow extra time to browse bazaars filled with beautifully embroidered textiles, jewelry, and other handicrafts. If you’re a history buff, visit the Kutch Museum.
Gandhi Samadhi (Raj Ghat)2 mi / 3.22 km from the hotel
Follow the stone footpath to the eternal flame memorial built where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated on January 31, 1948.
Gandhidham2.18 mi / 3.5 km from the hotel
Founded in the 1950s as a refugee settlement, Gandhidham has become one of the fastest-growing cities in Gujarat, drawing numerous businesses, entertainment venues, and restaurants to its thriving community.
Great Rann of Kutch69.07 mi / 111.15 km from the hotel
Located in the world’s largest salt desert, the Rann of Kutch draws thousands of visitors each year to witness the transformation from desert to marsh during monsoon season.
Kala Dungar61.41 mi / 98.83 km from the hotel
Also called the Black Hill, this beautiful place of worship overlooking the desert is a must-see attraction. Its perch on the highest point in Kutch offers some of the best views of the region.
Narayan Sarovar107.49 mi / 172.98 km from the hotel
Considered one of the holiest pilgrimage sites in India, Narayan Sarovar is home to stunning temples and amazing feats of architecture, all set along the banks of one of the five sacred lakes of Hinduism.
Dholavira56.89 mi / 91.56 km from the hotel
Located in the Rann of Kutch, this archaeological site contains the ruins of a 5,000-year-old city that has been recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Little Rann of Kutch – Wild Ass Sanctuary81.74 mi / 131.55 km from the hotel
One of the region’s best sites for backpacking, this sanctuary gives visitors an awesome glimpse of local wildlife. Be sure to bring your camera to take photos of flamingos, fish, wild asses, and other native creatures.