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Chorwad - To Fish, Relax And Rejuvenate 


Chorwad was a small fishing village which rose to glory when Nawab of Junagadh, Muhammad Mahabat Khanji III Rasul Khanji, the Regional Governor of Junagadh, built his summer palace in this place in 1930. This place was under his rule till independence.

The palace is also called the Daria Mahal, and the architectural style is a blend of Italian and Muslim styles. Later in 1974 it was taken over by the government and turned into a resort.

Tourist Places In And Around Chorwad

The beach here is unsafe for swimming because of the rocky sea shores but one can definitely enjoy a country boat ride or a visit to the nearby fishing villages. This is one of the popular spots to relax and enjoy during weekends.

The fishermen from the nearby villages also offer their sail boats to go for fishing trips. Just a few kilometres away is Kirti Mandir, Mahatma Gandhi's birthplace, that can also be a part of the trip.

Best Time To Visit Chorwad

Winter is the best time to visit Chorwad.

How To Reach Chorwad

Chorwad can be reached via train and road.

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How to Reach Chorwad

  • By Road
    Chorwad is about 25 km away from Somnath and various state transport and private buses ply to Somnath from all major cities of Gujarat.
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  • By Train
    Veraval is the closest railway station to Chorwad, which is well connected through the Ahmedabad- Veraval and Rajkot- Veraval lines.
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  • By Air
    There is no air port available in Chorwad
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