Rajkot is the 4th largest city and the heart of Saurashtra region in the state of Gujarat. Mostly, vegetarians and foodie people live in the city, situated on the banks of the Aji River. If you are getting in touch with the city, you must consider these five things to experience in Rajkot.
Don’t miss the Gujarati Thali
If you are getting varieties of taste on your plate with butter milk and sweet daal or kadhi, you are in Gujarat and you must not miss these delicious things. Rajkot is a district comes under Kathiawar Region of Gujarat and one of the major spots for food and several types of dishes especially Kathiawari food.
The Grand Thakar (TGT) is a very famous multi-cuisine restaurant in Rajkot and well-known for its Gujarati Thali exclusively available at the time of lunch. Everyone should enjoy the unbeatable taste there with a price of Rs.270 lump sum.
Enjoy Rides in Krishna Water Park
Not the only but one of the best picnic spots in Rajkot is Krishna Water Park which is located on NH 8-B, Kuvadva. It offers water playground for children, pendulum slide, wave pool, cyclone, octopus rides, multi lane water rides, and rain discotheque.
Do not forget to bring your Bermuda/Slack and T-shirt/Top as well as the towel otherwise you have to pay around Rs.200 to 240 with deposits. They charge Rs.120 (plus Rs.120 security deposit) for providing a locker. The entry fee is Rs.950 for adults and Rs.750 for children including food.
Take a Glimpse of BAPS Swaminarayan Temple
Rajkotians (citizens of Rajkot) are lucky because they have a magnificent temple called Swaminarayan Temple where they can find peace of mind. The temple is located on kalavad road in Rajkot and the most artistic & architectural temple you will ever see. A canteen named ‘Premvati Food Court’ provides a variety of dishes at reasonable prices in the temple premises.
Spend a Day in Pradhyuman Zoological Park
Here, you can spend your holiday well with your family because many rare species of animals and birds, and 35 thousand trees will be the center of attention so recharge your video camera’s battery if you don’t want to miss any activity there.
|9:00AM – 7:00PM|
|Closed on Fridays|
Just take an autorickshaw or use Ola cab to get there from anywhere in the city. Entry fee is Rs.10 for adult and Rs.5 for children.
Have A Cup of Coffee in Café L.P.L
Love Peace Latte (LPL) Café is not so popular in the city but if you visit this food spot, neither you can avoid taking a cup of coffee nor you will skip a photography session there because the ambiance of the café is fiercely attractive. It is located on kalavad road near Sanjha Chulha in Rajkot. You can show some love through the link
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