Visit Area Sights such as Rann of Kutch and Bhuj Markets
Book your hotel accommodations at the Radisson Kandla for a convenient stay near the top attractions and industrial hubs of the Kutch district. The area is rich with important cultural attractions, including the revered Gandhi Samadhi structure, Bhardeshwar Temple and Purneshwar Temple. You can rent a car to visit the walled city of Bhuj, home to shopping stalls and beautiful palaces, or to explore India's natural beautiful and see wildlife at the Rann of Kutch and the Banni Grasslands. Our hotel is also only 10 kilometres from the Kandla Port and offers transfer service to the nearby Bhuj Airport (BHJ).Don't miss these area attractions:
- Banni Grasslands
The Banni Grasslands cover 3,847 square kilometres and are known for an amazing diversity of wildlife. The grasslands are one of the last remaining habitats of the cheetah in India and being considered a reintroduction site for the species.
A labyrinth of bazaars and narrow streets that retain their medieval character, Bhuj is home to countless cloth stalls and handicrafts. Brightly decorated Hindu temples, beautiful palaces and intricately carved wooden pavilions dot the city's landscape, and Gujarat's oldest museum is also located here.
- Gandhi Samadhi
Visit this beautiful memorial built where Mahatma Gandhi was cremated on January 31, 1948, and see the eternal flame commemorating his lasting works.
Gandhidham was founded in order to provide rehabilitation services to Sindhi Hindus who had been removed from their homelands after Pakistan's separation from India in 1947. The foundation stone of the town was laid with the blessings of Mahatma Gandhi.
- Rann of Kutch
The Great Rann of Kutch, the Little Rann of Kutch and the Banni grasslands form a massive, 30,000-square-kilometre (10,000-square-mile) salt marsh that fluctuates seasonally.
- Rann Utsav (Kutch Carnival)
This December carnival in the desert is devoted to dancing beneath the full moon. You will also find live artisans at work, a camel safari, musical performances and handicrafts for sale.