Helical Stepwell, Champaner

CategoryHeritage

Languages KnownGujarati, Hindi

AddressHelical Stepwell, Champaner, Pavagadh, Panchmahal

pincode389360

DistrictPanchmahal

About Helical Stepwell, Champaner

History

This 16th century well has a 1.2m-wide staircase that spirals down along the wall of the well shaft, making it quite unusual in design among stepwells of the region.


Champaner’s rulers designed a very good water management system, to avoid the water shortage during summers. Champaner (Pavagadh) has a large numbers of small and big Talao, stepwells, and other water management systems. There is also another important water management system called Gebanishah’s Vav or stepwell at the foothills of Pavagadh hill. There are multiple levels in this stepwell.

Famous for

Helical Stepwell is a 16th century well with a very interesting helical design having a 1.2 m wide staircase that spirals down along the wall of the well shaft.

Best time to Visit

November to February is best time time to take visit the stepwell with family.

Best time to Go

Morning and Evening is the good time for outing the place.

Distance of nearest cities

  • Godhra
    to
    Ahmedabad
    136km
  • Godhra
    to
    Ambaji
    312km
  • Godhra
    to
    Amreli
    364km
  • Godhra
    to
    Bharuch
    152km
  • Godhra
    to
    Bhavnagar
    303km
  • Godhra
    to
    Bhuj
    492km
  • Godhra
    to
    Dahod
    78km
  • Godhra
    to
    Dwarka
    550km
  • Godhra
    to
    Gandhinagar
    164km
  • Godhra
    to
    Himmatnagar
    215km
  • Godhra
    to
    Jamnagar
    406km
  • Godhra
    to
    Junagadh
    423km
  • Godhra
    to
    Mahesana
    210km
  • Godhra
    to
    Morabi
    335km
  • Godhra
    to
    Palanpur
    282km
  • Godhra
    to
    porbandar
    505km
  • Godhra
    to
    Saputara
    390km
  • Godhra
    to
    Somnath
    502km
  • Godhra
    to
    Surat
    248km
  • Godhra
    to
    Valsad
    315km

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Public Transport to Go

Nearest bus stand is Pavagadh and thier inquiry no. is, 02676245646

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

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

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