Pavagadh from Ahmedabad with Jambughoda and Champaner – One day trip

Pavagadh from Ahmedabad by private AC Cab. We cover Pavagadh, Jambughoda, Champaner and Hathni Mata waterfall. We have services from Vadodara and Ahmedabad. Pavagadh is the Great hill of Mahakali Devi. Champaner is an archaeological site in India where you can see amazing artwork. And Jambughoda is Dense forest of backhill of Pavagadh. One day complete tour.

Champaner – World Heritage Site in 2004 by UNESCO have more than 23 Monuments

What to do in Pavagadh, Champaner, Jambughodha and Hathni Mata Waterfall

  • Visit UNESCO world heritage site – Champaner
  • Ropeway for Pavagadh
  • Pavagadh Darshan
  • Street shopping on top of the hill
  • Cloudy mountains, rains and Lots of waterfalls (Monsoon only)
  • Hathni mata waterfall
  • Natural place Jambughoda
  • Drive car in the river

Pavagadh from Ahmedabad with Jambughoda champaner and hathnimata waterfall one day trip

Schedule for Pavagadh from Ahmedabad

– Pickup
– Champaner Heritage Sites (5 Points)
– Pavagadh
– Lunch
– Zund Hanuman Mandir Jambughoda
– Kada lake
– Hathni mata waterfall (Optional) hathni waterfall
– Dinner halt
– Drop

Tripcode: 0722440PVG & 0722470PVG

Ahmedabad to Pavagadh taxi

AC Car
(Max 4 person)

Champaner and Pavagadh
4,700 Rs

For Jambughoda
Rs. 1,000

AC Car
(Max 6 person)

Champaner and Pavagadh
5,900 Rs

For Jambughoda
Rs. 1,300

Innova Crysta
AC Car
(Max 7 person)

Champaner and Pavagadh
7,400 Rs

For Jambughoda
Rs. 1,700

Includes – Toll tax, Driver Allowance, parking charges
Excludes 500 Rs/Car will be additional entry fees of Jamughoda Wildlife sanctuary to Visit Kada Lake directly pay there. Your meal is not included.

The tour is completely flexible based on the schedule, interests and choices. Discuss with us for customization.

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Plan trip schedule for Jambughoda and Hathni Mata waterfall Pavagadh from Ahmedabad

Pavagadh from Ahmedabad, Jambughoda and Champaner archaelogical park

Departure from your preferred location

1- Ek Minar Ni Masjid – Just after halol . Good for photography and has historical values. Location – Google Map Link

3 – Sakar Khan ni dargahGoogle Map Link

2 – Helical Stepwell – Just after Ek Minar Ni Masjid – Google Map Link

4 – Saat KamaanGoogle Map Link


pavagadh from Ahmedabad
pavagadh temple

Mountain Pavagadh is 700+ meters in height and has the option to reach on top by foot and ropeway. It has the temple of Kalika Devi (Kali Mata). Situated amid dense forest cover on a cliff, the temple is believed to be one of the 51 Shakti Peeths.

Maa Mahakalika Udan Khotala ( A Passenger Ropeway ) is operating from 1986. The ropeway will take from Manchi Haveli to the hilltop near the Maha Kalika Temple in about 6 minutes. The steep climb on foot takes over one hour.

  • Places to Visit at Pavagadh Hill
    • Dudhiya talav (lake)
    • Dudhiya talav nu lakulish mandir
    • Mahakali Mandir
    • Navlakha kothar
    • Teliya Talav
    • Street shops

There are lots of waterfalls in the monsoon around Pavagadh hill. Popular pavagadh waterfall are
– Gupteshwar Mahadev waterfall
– Asoba waterfall
– Khuneshwar Waterfall

Khuneshwar Mahadev Waterfall
Khuneshwar Mahadev Waterfall – Photo by Dr Mohan banker

Champaner Heritage site Archaelogical park

champaner hertitage site
champaner hertitage site

It is said that the Gurjar king Vanraj Chavda established Champaner at the foot of Pavagadh in fond memory of his wise minister Champa. The Patai Raval family ruled it and took care of the boundary

Mahmud Begada shifted his capital from Ahmedabad to Champaner for some time for reasons of diplomacy. He developed the town by constructing buildings the fort of Champaner, Uohra mosque, Mandavi, Kirtistambh, the temple of Shaikh, Jama Masjid, Nagina Mosque and Kevda Mosque.

6.1 – Champaner Archeological park – Google Map Link
6.2 – Champaner’s Nagina Masjid – Google Map Link
6.3 – Champaner’s Kevada Masjid
6.4 – Champaner’s Jami MasjidGoogle Map Link Next to that, you can see Octagonal Stepwell
6.5 – Kabutarkhana Pavilion & vadatalav. Pavagadh’s full view you can see from this place. Which is located on the bypass road – Google Map Link

Champaner was the capital of Gujarat till 1535. After 1535, It was looted, and conquered by the army of the Mughal Humayun. After it, the city was abandoned.

Vadatalav gives majestic to Pavagadh Viewpoint. See the given image below.

Vada Talav Pavagadh viewpoint
Vada Talav Pavagadh viewpoint – Photo by Ravi Tilekar

Jambughoda (50 Km from Pavagadh)

Targol Lake
Targol Lake

The most striking feature of the area is the undulating hills having a good forest cover, with the valleys having small human settlements. The places of interest are Kada, Targol and Jhand Hanuman temple.  Jambughoda’s one-day picnic is a good option to cover with pavagadh and others.

Ahmedabad to Jambughoda distance is 190 km
Vadodara to Jambughoda distance is 90 km
Pavagadh to Jambughoda distance is 50 km
Jambughoda to hathnimata waterfall is 22 km

7.1 – Dhanpari Eco Camp Site & Kada damGoogle Map Link
7.2 – Zund Hanuman templeGoogle Map Link

Jhand Hanuman Mandir
Jhand Hanuman Mandir

7.3 – Targol Lake and Eco campsite

Hathnimata Waterfall

(22 Km from Jambughoda)
(July – August – September – October)

Hathni Mata waterfall is 35 km from Pavagadh. Hathni mata is 80 km from Vadodara. Hathni waterfalls are 180 km from Ahmedabad

Hathni Mata Waterfall (September to November) – Photo by Bhaumik Gadani

Flanked by richly green hills, a known haven of divine beauty. Mainly running in Monsoons and after monsoons. Its water body is around 100 Meters. The best time to visit Hathni mata waterfall is after the monsoon (August and September month)

Read more about every detail of Waterfall by clicking here

Frequently Asked Questions

Distance from ahmedabad to pavagadh or How far to ahmedabad to Pavagadh? or ahmedabad to pavagadh temple is 155 Km

Which railway station is near to Pavagadh? – Vadodar is nearest railway station from pavagadh

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Last Updated on 29th October 2023

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