Rajkot is one of the major cities of Gujarat. The city has the distinction of being one of the fastest developing cities of the world. The city is also held synonymous with Mahatma Gandhi as he spent his childhood in the city. Numerous monuments and institutions can be found in the city bearing testimony to the fact. Rajkot is also popular as a tourist destination and is home to quite a few interesting tourist attractions, like the Aaji Dam, Kaba Gandhi Ne Delo, Swaminarayan Temple and much more. Along with sightseeing tourists can also indulge in a little shopping for jewels and textiles, which is a specialty of the region.
Rajkot being one of the commercial hubs of Gujarat it witnesses millions of travelers from all parts of the world. The city has a great connectivity to the various corners of the country and abroad. The bus services are also up to the mark and offer a rather comfortable journey, making it the apt mode of transportation for short journeys. Some of the popular bus routes for Rajkot are Rajkot to Ahmedaabad
, Rajkot to Bangalore
, Rajkot to Baroda, Rajkot to Indore and Rajkot to Mumbai among others. Bus bookings from Rajkot can easily be availed online on the various bus tickets booking websites.
There are quite a few interesting options one can choose from for an interesting and fun filled weekend getaway from Rajkot, like Surendranagar (63km), Verawal (205km), Murud-Karde (286 km), Dholavira (154km), Deesa (258km) and much more.