Holiday Trip in Patan

Explore Historical Town with Patan Holiday Packages

Positioned on the banks of the River Saraswati, Patan is one of the key fortified towns of Gujarat. The town was established in 746 AD by the Chavda king, Vanraj Chavda. It also served as the capital city of Gujarat for around 600 years, between 746 AD and 1411 AD. The place has been ruled by a number of Rajput rulers. People book Patan holiday packages to explore the rustic charms of this place and spoil them in its mesmerizing pastoral charisma
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Tourist Attractions to Visit in Patan

There are limited tourist attractions to be visited in Patan.

Ambaji Temple:

Situated close to Patan in Ambaji town, Ambaji Temple is the holy place of Ambe Mata - the Mother Goddess. It is a popular pilgrim center for Hindus and is highly regarded amidst the people of the state.

Rani Ki Vav:

Situated at Patan, Rani Ki Vav is the oldest and the most massive step well in the state of Gujarat. It is said to have been built during 1022 to 1063 AD. The construction of this well was completed by queen Udayamati. The step-well features wonderfully carved side walls, pillars, beams and a number of steps that have been built in Khajuraho style.

Sahasralinga Talav:

It is another interesting place to be visited in Patan. It is an artificial tank that was constructed by the Chalukyan ruler Siddhraj Jaisinh. The tank is situated on the north- western part of Patan on the banks of River Saraswati. It features a wonderful architectural delight.

Best Time to Visit Patan

Patan experiences three weathers, including summer, winter and monsoon. Summer comes in March and stays till June with temperature up to 43°C. Winter season arrives in November and stays till February. The temperature in these months remains between 15°C and 35°C. Monsoon season starts in June and continues till mid-September with regular rainfall. The best time to visit the city is from October to February.

Things to Buy in Patan

Shopping in Patan doesn't offer you a lot and you can buy here unique Patola silk saris that are woven with an exclusive weaving craft called as double ikat. Some local handicrafts can be also purchased from here.

How to Reach Patan

Patan is one of the historical towns of Gujarat, which is well-connected with the rest of India, through a number of transportations, like buses, trains and air. If you are planning a Patan trip then before booking Patan holiday packages, know how to reach there. Through below written content, know about the details of reaching to the city.

By Air

The nearest airport is Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel International Airport in Ahmedabad, which is located at a distance of 130 km from Patan. Take a taxi on rent to reach Patan.

By Train

Ahmedabad Junction is the nearest major railway station from here, which is located at a distance of 107km from Patan. From here you can either take a train to Patan or you can take a taxi or a bus.

By Road

Patan Bus terminal is connected to all major cities of Gujarat through State Transport Corporation. GSTC operates luxury coaches to and from Patan Bus Station.
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