Top things to do in Rajkot

Workshop in Rajkot

Mayur Patola Art

Rajkot has quickly developed a Patola-weaving industry. This skill comes from Patan, and is a torturous process that involves dyeing each thread before it is woven. However, in Patan both the warp and weft threads a…
Museum in Rajkot

Watson Museum

The Watson Museum is named after Colonel John Watson, a political agent (administrator) in the 1880s who gathered many historical artefacts and documents from around Saurashtra. It’s a jumbled attic of a collection,…
Historic Building in Rajkot

Kaba Gandhi No Delo

This is the house where Gandhi lived from the age of six (while his father was diwan of Rajkot), and it features many photos of the family and lots of interesting information on his life. The Mahatma’s passion for t…
Cultural in Rajkot

Tarnetar Fair

In the month of Bhadra, the Trineteshwar Temple at Tarnetar, 65km north-east of Rajkot, hosts this colourful fair, an opportunity for tribal men and women to find spouses. Gujarat Tourism arranges accommodation for …
Multicuisine in Rajkot


Mexican, Italian, felafel, baked potatoes, parathas (thick flat bread with stuffings such as vegetables or paneer) and South Indian are served in a clean, brightly decorated, well air-conditioned cafe that's hugely …
Multicuisine in Rajkot


The Imperial Palace’s very good round-the-clock coffee shop does everything from Mediterranean and lasagne to sizzlers and South Indian – all without meat.
Ice Cream in Rajkot

Shree Shakti Vijay Patel Soda Factory

Sit in a booth and treat yourself to a few scoops at this old-school ice-cream and soda shop, with mirrored walls and pictures of previous generations of the owner’s family. The cold coffee with ice cream hits the s…
Landmark in Rajkot

Fruit & Vegetable Market

Busy produce market.