Champaner-Pavagadh Archeological Park - Gujarat

Champaner-Pavagadh Archeological Park

Abundant with Pre-historic Chalcolithic sites, this astounding Hindu capital is an erstwhile abode of grand fortifications, vestiges, religious buildings, palatial remnants, agricultural structures, residential precincts, and water installations. Mostly they belong to architecture dating back to the period between the 8th and 14th century. Atop Pavagadh Hills, Kalikamata Temple is a sacred Hindu Temple that has got a lot of tourist attractions the entire year.

This pre-historic site is an unchanged and complete Pre-Mughal arena.As a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Champaner and Pavagadh are together the most enchanting heritage sites in the western part of India. Chauhan Rajputs occupied this territory during 1300 and around 1484 it came under the rule of Gujarat Sultan Mahmud Begada, later Ahmedabad was made capital by Humayun, the Mughal Emperor in 1535 and so Champaner was ignored.

How to reach Champaner-Pavagadh Archeological Park

Rail : As the city is enroute one of the busiest railway lines in India, Mumbai-Delhi, premium trains like Rajdhani and Shatabdi run on this rail route.

Air : Domestic Flights (BDQ) connects most of the major cities in India.

Road : As NH8 passes via Baroda, Champaner-Pavagadh is easily connected through the roadways.