Ahmedpur Mandvi, a coastal town, is situated along the west coast in the state of Gujarat. Famed for its beach, the township in the Junagarh district receives a large influx of tourists from across the world. The destination is at a distance of around 300 km from Ahmedabad.
An important sea trade post in ancient days between the near and far east in the Maharaos of Kachchh, the town had been the capital city of Bhuj. There are several palaces and architectural testimonies of the era of Maharaos.
Chorwad Beach and Ghoghla Beach are the popular tourist attractions in Ahmedpur Mandvi. Activities like swimming, water-skiing, surfing and parasailing can be done here. The fishing hamlets are one of the attractions of Ahmedpur Mandvi. In close proximity, there is a dock where wooden ships are constructed. The destination provides views of Diu Islands from the coast, a reminiscence of Portuguese territory.
Ahmedpur Mandvi can be reached by air, rail and road. Travellers can reach the coastal town by air through regular flights operating from Mumbai to Keshod Airport. Trains are also available to Delwara Railway Station, which is situated around 9 km from the destination. The station is connected to the Ahmedabad-Veraval line. State transport buses and private luxury coaches are available that connect Ahmedpur Mandvi with various cities of Gujarat.
The best time to visit Ahmedpur Mandvi is during the winter months that extend from October to March.