Vijay Vilas Palace Kutch

Adjoining the beach of Mandvi, the Vijaya Vilas Palace is the popular palace of Jadeja Rajas of Kutch. The palace is developed by using red sandstones in the traditional Rajput style. The coloured glass windows of the palace is creating the illusion to the people visiting the palace. The view from the balcony is offering an enchanting view of the area also. The palace has a private beach adjacent to the palace.

It is famous one time summer palace of Jadeja Maharao of Kutch located on sea-beach of Mandvi in Kutch, Gujarat.

Most spoken language is Gujarati.

Travel Tips

Start your trips from nearest Bhuj or Ahmedabad.

Avoid going to the beach during the summer time.

It is too hot during that time of the year.

If you want to visit near the border area, then you must get a permit by showing the identification number.

When to visit

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sprinkles Pleasant
  • 37° Max
  • 27° Min
  • 2.5 mm
  • Light clothes
Things to do

Tourist come at this part of the state Gujarat because of the attractive Mandvibeach. Camel ride is available at the beach. Other than exploring the Vijay Vilas Palace, travellers can take a trip to the nearby Jain temple, Majr-E-Noorani, old ship building yard around the area.

Shopaholics can try out the traditional clothes of Kutch or Bhuj available at the nearby bazar. Handicraft villages are great places to enjoy the art crafts of this region. The real work of Gujarat can be experienced here.

Getting Around

There are bus, taxis, public transports are available in Kutch to Bhuj or nearby cities. To explore the surrounding area, hire a car on a full day basis to have a flexible trip.

Places to Stay

There are so many high, low, mid range hotels available here.

How to Reach

  • There are no airports around the heritage area. Tourists can come via Ahmedabad airport or Bhuj airport. Domestic carriers are plying tourists on daily basis from other parts of the country. There are regular flights from metro cities like Mumbai, Chennai, and Kolkata. The distance from Ahmedabad airport to Kutch is 400km approx. The Kutch airport is 60km
  • Closest railhead is Kutch. There are trains from other parts of the country making their stop at the Kutch railway station.
  • There are buses, jeeps from the Kutch. From there, it is a 30 minutes journey. Buses are available from Ahmedabad city on regular basis.

Surrounding Attractions

Little Runn of Kutch is the great attraction around the region. a trip or drive in this salty zone will be a memorable experience. Dholavira, Kala Dungar, fossil Park, Koteshwar, Narayan Sarovar are other attractions available in the area. Rukmavati Bridge, Bandhni Bazar, Ship Building Yard, MandviTeerth Jain temple, Majar-E-Noorani are present to comply the thirst of the visitors.

Emergency No.

  • Emergency number : 100
  • Fire : 101
  • Ambulance:102