Gujarat

Why Choose IHPL

  • Serving you since 24 Years
  • Served 2.4 Million Customers
  • From Over 180 Countries
  • 2 Time National Tourism Award
  • 24X7 customer service
  • Lowest prices-guaranteed

Tours to Bhuj

Tour to Bhuj should be definitely included in the itinerary while on a Tour to Gujarat. Bhuj is located in the Kutch Region in Gujarat. Bhuj Tour gives one an opportunity to unfold the mystery of living in an area which stands as a border line for its own country as well as the neighboring country.

A sense of remoteness and space in the vast land gives the tourist an exciting opportunity to delve deep into the serenity of life in its own way. The rustic touch and the essence of India could be well felt in this part of the country where herds of cows, sheep, goats and camels passing the way are a common sight. On the other hand Bhuj is known world wide for its rich history and culture. Bhuj has a lot to offer to the tourists who are on a tour to Bhuj.

Bhuj in Gujarat in India was founded by Maharao Hamir, a local ruler in the year 1510. In 1723, the local rulers of the city built the walls around the city. The city boasts of its status as an independent princely during the British rule. Bhuj is known for its traditional Katchi style of architecture and a Tour to Bhuj gives the tourist an opportunity to explore this architectural form in its true sense. The historical buildings present in the cities makes a tour to Bhuj more interesting.

While on a Tour to Bhuj, tourists should not miss visiting the main tourist attraction of the city. These tourist attractions comprises of Aina Mahal, Kuchch Museum, Sarad Bagh Palace, Swaminarayan Temple, Bharatiya Sanskriti Darshan Kachch (folk museum), Prag Mahal (New Palace) and the Cenotaph Complex.

The Aina Mahal should be on the tourist's must visit list while on a Tour to Bhuj. The Aina Mahal is also famous as the Palace of Mirrors. This palace is situated in the old part of Bhuj and was built in the 18th century. The Hall of Mirrors and the Pleasure Pool in the palace reflects the Kutchi style of architecture.

Prag Mahal is another tourist attraction in Bhuj which is often referred to as the New Palace as it was built in the year1979.

The Kutch Museum of Bhuj is the oldest museum of Gujarat, which was built by Sir James Ferguson in the year 1877. The museum exhibits a good collection of artifacts.

This museum should also be visited while on a trip to Bhuj in Gujarat in India. The Museum in the state of Gujarat, offers tourists a deep insight of the history and culture of Bhuj.

The Cenotaphs complex at Chattaradi should also be visited by the tourists while on a tour to Bhuj in Gujarat in India.

There are several other places in and around the city which the tourists should visit while on Bhuj Tours. The villages around Bhuj like Bhujjodi, Dholavira, Padhar, Dhaneti and Dhamanka.

Bhuj at a glance

Gujarat Map
  • Population:

    2,090,313

  • Geo Location:

    North West

  • Area :

    45,652 sq.kms.

  • Average Climate:

    8°C - 40°C

  • Best time to visit:

    September - February

  • STD Code:

    02832

Attractions in Bhuj

The city of Bhuj was founded by a local ruler named Maharao Hamir in the year of 1510. Rao Khengarji I, another ruler, gave Bhuj the distinction of his capital in 1549. Bhuj stayed as an independent princely state throughout the British rule.

Forts and Monuments in Bhuj

Located in the Gulf of Kutch, the city of Bhuj in the State of Gujarat bears considerable historical significance. It is owing to this importance of Bhuj, that the city has a number of Forts and Monuments that have attracted tourists from all over the world to visit the city. The Forts and Monuments in Bhuj, India have grown in number and...

Holy Places in Bhuj

The Holy places in Bhuj should be visited by all tourists coming on a tour to Bhuj as these forms the major Tourist Attractions in Bhuj. Bhuj is the place where people with a spiritual bent of mind find solace by visiting the holy places in Bhuj. Bhuj is well known for the brightly decorated temples. The Holy places in Bhuj also comprises of...

Museums in Bhuj

The district of Bhuj, situated in the Gulf of Kutch in western India is a place that has a rich history and tradition of its own. As a result Bhuj has a lot of historical evidences to share with its visitors. This necessitated the proper preservation and restoration of all material evidences that represent the times to which they belonged. Thus...

Tourism in Bhuj

Accommodation in Bhuj

There is a wide range of facilities for Accommodation in Bhuj. The Bhuj Accommodation facilities are perfectly suited and have the perfect ingredients for an enjoyable and relaxing holiday. There are countless number of resorts and hotels in the beautiful city of Bhuj. There are vast varieties of and different types of hotels in Bhuj to suit the...

Shopping in Bhuj

Bhuj is an extremely beautiful, picturesque and uniquely colorful city. The historic city of Bhuj is situated in the Kutch region of Gujarat. Bhuj is a city as well as a municipality in Kachchh district. The city was established in the year 1510 by Rao Hamirji and then was made the state capital by Rao Khengari in the year 1549. Lying at the...

General Info

History of Bhuj

Bhuj derives its name from the Bhujia fortress, which overlooks the city from a nearby hill. The history of Bhuj can be traced back to the time of the Naga Chieftain. History of Bhuj boasts of remaining the witness to many important events that have created an impact on the human civilization. Historical Background of Bhuj claims to have seen...

How to Reach Bhuj

How to Reach Bhuj is an obvious question for a tourist who plans to take a Tour to Bhuj. Bhuj can be reached by train, road and by flight. To go to Bhuj while on a Tour to Gujarat can be a good and an exciting idea. The interesting tourist attractions in Bhuj pull in a large number of tourists every year from different parts of the world. A...

Excursions From Bhuj

The picturesque Bhuj is a city as well as a municipality in the Kachchh District in Gujarat. The city was established in the year 1510 by Rao Hamirji. After this the city was made the state capital by Rao Khengari in 1549. The historic city of Bhuj lies at the heart of Kutch. Bhuj is well linked by many roads to the rest of the peninsula. Bhuj...

Gujarat Holiday Packages

Best of Gujarat
5 Nights / 6 Days

Destination: Ahmedabad – Rajkot – Somnath - Porbander – Dwarka – Jamnagar

Wildlife Safari in Gujarat
6 Nights / 7 Days

Destination: Ahmedabad- Dasada- Gir National Park- Sayla- Ahmedabad

Gujarat Temple Tour
2 Nights / 3 Days

Destination: Dwarka - Somnath/Veraval