Rajkot is an extremely beautiful and picturesque city to visit. The historical city of Rajkot is also the administrative headquarters of the Rajkot District. The founder of the beautiful city of Rajkot was Thakur Saheb Vibhaji Ajoji Jadeja of the Jadeja clan. Saheb Vibhaji founded the city in the year 1612. The historical city of Rajkot was home to the Great Indian Leader, Mahatma Gandhi. He stayed in Rajkot in the early years of his life during which period of time his father was a Diwan to one of the Saurastra Nawab.
There are a huge number of historical places, religious places and Forts and Monuments in Rajkot. Every year there are thousands of tourists who come from each and every corner of the world and from all over India to visit this beautiful city of Rajkot. Each one of the Rajkot Forts and Monuments is a masterpiece work.
The countless number of Forts and Monuments in Rajkot, India and the other tourist attraction spots include Rajkumar College, Shri Ranchhoddas Ashram, Aji Dam, Swaminarayan Temple, Race Course, BAPS Swaminarayan Temple, Jubilee Garden, Kaba Gandhi No Delo, Ramakrishna Aashram, Ishwariya Temple, Watson Museum, Mukti Dhama, Jagat Mandir, Rotary Midtown Dolls' Museum, Rashtriya Shala, Yagnik Road, Alfred School/Mohandas Gandhi Vidyalaya, Wankaner, Lal Pan Lake and Randerda, Morvi and the list goes on and on.