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Plan Your Sightseeing Experiences from Hotels in Vadodara

by Manish Kumar Marketing Head

The history of Baroda city is more than 2000 years old and it is among the most visited cities in Gujarat located on banks of Vishwamitri River named after the famous Saint. It has a colorful history with various rulers leaving behind their stamp on the land and influencing the cultural makeup of the area over the years. Marathas, Mughals, and Pathans have all called this place their home and the diverse population here speaking a variety of languages as English, Gujarati, Marathi, and Hindi. This place has numerous ancient structures bearing testimony to its rich history. You would love to explore the old markets and the palace along with the modern additions as the happening gourmet restaurants and shopping malls.

Plan your itinerary and live comfortably at the hospitality establishments here

There is no dearth of hospitality and the care for the guests at the hotels in Vadodara. You can bask in the hospitality of the establishment as you finalize the itinerary in case you have not done this before coming here. The staff and management of the establishment can help you with the planning by giving the necessary information. You can visit the Palace Laxmi Vilas known for its grand architecture and the vast expanse on land on which it is built in the year 1890. Here you can view the rich collection of the Maharajas and admire their artwork in the majestic halls and durbars.

Do your shopping at the fantastic market in the city

The historical Khanderao Market is the place to be for the shoppers as here you can buy everything that the city of Baroda is famous for and every other thing as well. This market has an architecturally striking structure and a vibrant atmosphere that sucks you in and inspires you to make the most of the opportunities presented. The business here starts quite early in the morning when fruit, vegetable, and the flower sellers bring their wares in the market and the buyers flock. The market is in the form of two dome-shaped structures resembling Hindu temple and it has a central clock tower as well.

Visit the historical city of Champaner

Champaner is Heritage Site as designated by UNESCO in the year 2004 and its location is 47 km from Baroda. Vanraj Chavda from Chavda Dynasty built the foundation of the city in 8th century naming this after his general and bosom friend Champa. Today an archaeological park is present here and is a popular destination for tourists staying at hotels near Vadodara airport. The site has bastions and forts starting from Pavagadh Hill extending to Champaner. The landscape of the park includes historic and archaeological heritage monuments like hill fortress and chalcolithic sites. 


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