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Kutch has many varieties of places; by geographical positions and surroundings of nature as well as the ancient Historical buildings. Bhuj is main Capital City of the Kutch and its connects you to a range of civilizations and important events in South Asian history through prehistoric archaeological finds, remnants of the Indus Valley Civilizations (Harappans), places associated with Mahabharata and Alexander the Great’s march into India and tombs, places and other buildings from the rule of the Naga Chiefs, the Jadeja Rajputs, the Gujarat Sultans and the British Raj.

Below are some famous places of Kutch...

Aina Mahal   AINA MAHAL:

A walk through the maze of winding streets leads to the exquisite Aina Mahal Palace (Palace of Mirrors). It showcases a fascinating Indo – Dutch style of Architecture.

PRAG MAHAL:

Next door to the Aina Mahal, in the same walled compound, is the giant Prag Mahal, which may at first seem slightly out of place at the far western edge of India, looking more appropriate in France.
  Prag Mahal
Mandvi   MANDVI:

Mandvi is known for its pristine beach with crystal clear waters of the Arabian Sea. Private Luxurious tented accommodation is the best option to relax on beach. This beach was the Maharao’s private beach and the Vijay Vilas Palace overlooking the beach, was a summer retreat for the Maharao.
DHOLAVIRA:

Dholavira is one of the most remarkable excavations of the Indus Valley Civilization or the Harappan Culture. Dating back to approx. 2500 BC. This site is an exemplary feat of hydraulic engineering since those days, displaying a unique insight into the water conversation systems.
  Dholavira
Hodka Village   HODKA VILAGE:

This Village is inhabited by Meghwals who had migrated from Sindh in the 18th Century. They live in Bhungas – circular mud houses with thatched roofs. These bhungas are designed to withstand the extreme weather of KUTCH.
WILD LIFE:

Kutch is home to the last remaining population of Ghudkhar (Asiatic wild ass) in India. There is also a large population, of migratory bird’s particularly flamingoes.
  Ghudkhar
Kado Dungar   KALO DUNGAR (BLACK HILL):

25 kms north of Khavda, the top of the Black Hills is the highest point in Kutch, at 462 m. From here, the entire northern horizon vanishes into the Great Rann, the desert and sky often becoming indistinguishable. It is one of the few non-coastal locations where one can feel like being at the edge of the earth, on the brink of incomprehensible vastness that fades off towards infinity.

NARAYAN SAROVAR:

Situated at the western most tip of India, Narayan Sarovar Lake is one of the 5 holy lakes, along with Mansarovar in Tibet, Pampa in Karnataka, and Bhubaneswar in Orissa and Pushkar in Rajasthan.
  Narayan Sarovar
Chhari Dhandh   CHHARI DHANDH:

Chhari dhandh is known for its fresh water wet land in the grassland of banni, more than 20000 species of birds visit every year.


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