(Last Updated on : 05/09/2014)
Saputara is regarded as a small hill station, but popular among the national and international tourists of Indian state of Gujarat
. This unspoiled city has various admiration sights.
Gandhi Shikhar is one of the popular tourist destinations in Saputara. Also it is a magical land that serves refreshing and soothing mornings. The undulating mountains and greenery enlightens the mood of the wanderers. People of varied customs, religions, traditions, groups and communities can be seen in Saputara.
This hill station of Gujarat has some semi urban settlements. The official language is Gujarati language
whereas many other languages such as Hindi language
, English language, Urdu language, Marathi language and Bengali language are also conversed.
History of Saputara
Saputara is a well known region, offers many historical and religious sites. This city has great historical relevance and was founded in year of 1960 after Independence of 1947 when Bombay state was further divided in to two new linguistic states known as Gujarat and Maharashtra
Climate of Saputara
Saputara is encircled with pleasant climate all round the year. It does not experience any climatic extreme variations. From March to June, the summers encircle the city whereas monsoons start from July and lasts till September.
During winter months, that is from October to February, Saputara enjoys mild cold weather along with pleasant environment. In the winter months Saputara is attracted by the local and international tourists.
Tourism in Saputara
Grishm Mahotsava is celebrated in month of May that adds the tourist attraction. It is a cultural program that is enjoyed almost by every visitor, which mirrors the rural culture of Western India. This city of Saputara promises delightful holidays throughout the year. Pushpak Ropeway is regarded as the best and major tourist attraction point. Saputara has many gorgeous and stunning places of Gujarat that contains various sightseeing sites. This city has got many historical, religious and even amazing scenic sites that wonder the visitors to definitely plan their trip. The Pancha Pandava Caves is the most amazing place that is renowned for mythological stories from Indian epic, Mahabharata. Even nature admirers can enjoy the solitude and nature's bliss at Echo Point, Saputara Lake and Step Garden. The sunset point and the sun rise point at Valley view Point is a must watch out place that should definitely be visited by the arrivals.
Saputara can be reached safely and conveniently as it is connected with well maintained roads, railway services and even many airlines. The nearest airport is situated at Vadodara city that is 309kms far. One can even travel by trains and make their journey most accessible. The Waghai Western Railway provides the facility of transportations to their passengers. Even one can travel from Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Surat
and other nearby regions as many trains run from Billimora region. Apart from rail head and airlines, many state buses and even private buses with luxury coaches serve the commuting facilities. This city is also well connected with both national and state highway. Thus one can also reach this city quick and easy by travelling on these highways.