Living in a busy city can be exhausting at times with the constant honking and noise pollution, the overwhelming crowd, and the contaminated air. To replenish one's energy, a break from the din of city life is recommended. Spending time in the bosom of mother nature and fresh air can immediately recharge you until the next break.
Morbi is an enchanting town in Gujarat situated on Machhu river, 60 km away from Rajkot. Morbi is easily accessible via road, rail, and air with the nearest airport in the Rajkot city. Morbi is known as the Paris of Gujarat. It is the splendor of 19th-century European style buildings that never ceases to amaze travelers that give it the title of ‘Paris’. The best time to visit Morbi is from late February to early April and then from mid-October to late November as the weather is pleasant at this time.
Some of the must-visit places in Morbi are its beautiful temples. Trimandir, located 7.7 km away from Morbi near the village of Jepur has idols of God of Shaivism, Vaishnavism, and Jainism along with Gods and Goddesses of other religions. Mani Mandir present in the courtyard of Wellington Secretariat was built in the year 1935 out of Jaipur stone and should not be missed. There are 130 elegant rooms in the building, intricately carved arches, brackets, jalis, chhatris, and shikhars that are sure to leave you awestruck. Green Chowk, a town square inspired by European town planning is a beautiful blend of Rajput and Italian elements. The Nehru Gate incorporates the Rajput style with a clock tower in its center and the other parts heavily inspired by western elements of a dome. The minty-pistachio shade gives it the name 'Green Chowk'. The Suspension Bridge, a technological marvel gives a unique identity to Morbi. The Suspension Bridge is 1.25 meters wide and stretches 233 meters on the Machchhu River. Darbargadh Palace, the original residence of Morbi rulers which is now converted into a heritage hotel stands on the bank of river Machchhu. Art Deco Palace, influenced by the European art deco movement is a two-story building made out of granite similar to the London underground station designed by Charles Holden.
OYO Hotels Experience in Morbi
A millennial traveler seeking comfortable, convenient, and safe accommodation options for a trip to Morbi must check out OYO hotels. These pocket-friendly hotels in Morbi offer all the major amenities like high-speed Wi-Fi, 24-hour room service, geyser, electronic safe lockers, and complimentary breakfast.
These hotels also take care of your safety with CCTV cameras, first aid kits, and round the clock security. These OYO properties are also located close to the popular tourist attractions, railway station, and local restaurants. The per-night price of these hotels ranges between INR 450 to INR 1,250. With credit cards accepted in most of these hotels and ATMs nearby, you would never face a cash crunch.
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