Hawa Mahal, Wadhwan

CategoryPalace

Languages KnownGujarati, Hindi, English

AddressHawa Mahal, Wadhwan, Surendranagar, Gujarat.

pincode363030

DistrictSurendranagar

About Hawa Mahal, Wadhwan

History

Wadhwan rulers belonged to the jhala rajput clans and had good administrative and culturally inclined society. To provide sufficient protection to their clan and the people they built gates for safety. Some of the gates and fortified walls are still found in the city. Wadhwan which is earlier known as “vardhmanpuri” , the name being derived from the great jain tirthankars , bhagvan vardhman. Under the ruler of dewan bahadur a number of important structure were constructed, mostly during the era of 18th and 19th century.

Famous for

During the era of jhala rulers, the construction of hawa mahal wadhwan was taken up which literary meant wild palace. Even tough it was an ambitious project with ultimate craftsmanship, the work was left incomplete, without the completion of the structure. These give a glimpse into the style of architecture used by the artisans in erecting hawa mahal. In present day many of the artisans are seen involved in carving and cutting of sculptures for various hindus and Jain temple projects.

Best time to Visit

its a open place now a days so any time you can visit during day.

Best time to Go

Any time during day.

Distance of nearest cities

  • Surendranagar
    to
    Ahmedabad
    116km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Ambaji
    295km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Amreli
    216km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Bharuch
    270km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Bhavnagar
    154km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Bhuj
    282km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Dahod
    305km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Dwarka
    343km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Gandhinagar
    144km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Himmatnagar
    210km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Jamnagar
    199km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Junagadh
    213km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Mehsana
    143km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Morabi
    253km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Palanpur
    215km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Porbandar
    298km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Saputara
    509km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Somnath
    292km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Surat
    364km
  • Surendranagar
    to
    Valsad
    431km

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Nearest bus stand is Surendranagar and thier inquiry no. is, 02752221152

Nearest Railway Station is Surendranagar and Indian Railway Inquiry no. is, 139

Nearest Airport is Ahmedabad and thier inquiry no. is, 07922869211

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