One Day Trip From BharuchBharuch is an interesting place in itself but if you have more day in hand and have completed the entire tour of Bharuch city, you might want to explore certain places around Bharuch.There are many beautiful places to see around this city. Below mentioned places is one of the suggested itinerary if you are planning for a one day trip from Bharuch.
Destination 1- Rajpipla from BharuchIt is located at a distance of 65.8 km from Bharuch. Rajpipla was formerly a center of a princely state. Rajvant palace is a very popular tourist spot in Rajpipla. The main attraction of this palace is its Victorian architecture. It has European domes, a classical column of semi-circular portico as the entrance, Gothic arches, Corinthian pillars and to add to its scenery, a rear view of the river .
Rajpipla also has few temples, church, mosques, Gurudwara, a Parsi Fire Temple and Jain derasar.
Rajpipla is beautified by the Karjan River, holy Narmada River, streams, Satpura Mountain range, evergreen banana, sugarcane plantations and thick teak forests .Throughout the year, the weather in Rajpipla is very subtle. Extreme weather is not seen either during winter, rains or summer.
Reaching RajpiplaIt takes around one hour 30 minutes to reach this place. Bharuch and Rajpipla are very well connected by bus.Rajpipla is the nearest railway station, however Bharuch is the nearest major railway station located at 65kms.The closest airport is at Vadodara located at 73kms.
Destination 2- Chandod from BharuchIt is located a t a distance of 14.9 kms from Rajpipla. Chandod is a city of temples which is located at the merger of the Saraswati, Narmada and Orsang rivers. It is therefore considered highly sacred and a dip here in the ghats is also considered to be very sacred amongst all the places across Narmada.Also Chandod homes temples such as the Kashivishwanath Mahadev temple where you cannot miss out on seeing interesting wall paintings.
Reaching ChandodIt takes less than half an hour to reach this place from Rajpipla. Dabhoi is the nearest railway station while the closest airport is at Vadodara.
Destination 3: Sardar Sarovar Dam from BharuchIt is located a t a distance of 46.6kms from Chandod.Sardar sarovar dam is a beautiful place to spend your entire day. But if you are running short of time, then you could just have a look at this beautiful dam along with six points around the dam site which includes a garden, the foundational stone of which was laid by Jawaharlal Nehru in 1961.
Next is a point from where a side view of the flow of the water from the dam is seen .There is also a lake where you can enjoy boating. You can also visit the Surpaneshwar Shiva temple built by the Government as the original ancient temple that was submerged by the dam. Visitors can also have a night stay here at Kevadia colony.
Reaching Sardar Sarovar DamIt takes about one hour to reach this place from Chandod. The Sardar Sarovar dam site can be reached by private vehicle. Bharuch is the nearest railway station while the closest airport is at Vadodara.
Destination 4 - Shoolpaneshwar Wildlife SanctuaryIt is located a t a distance of 111 km from Sardar Sarovar Dam. If you are looking to experience the the thrill of coming across a python or flying squirrel, then this is the place to be. You can also see pangolin, leopards etc and. This sanctuary has moist deciduous forest which makes the place even more beautiful.
Reaching Shoolpaneshwar Wildlife SanctuaryIt takes 2 hours 30 minutes to reach this place from Sardar Sarovar Dam.The Shoolpaneshwar Wildlife Sanctuary can be reached by buses which are available from Bharuch, Chanod, Dabhoi and Rajpipla. The nearest bus stand is at a distance of 60kms in Ankleshwar. The nearest railway station is in Ankleshwar located a distance of 60 km. Vadodara is the closest domestic airport to the Sanctuary which is about 90 km away and Ahmadabad is the nearest international airport about 260 km away.
Your one day trip from Bharuch is going to be full of fun and adventure. This itinerary will help you explore the best possible option nearest to Bharuch. Have a fun filled trip!
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