Sindhrot Checkdam near Vadodara

One of the half-day trips to Sindhrot Check dam near Vadodara and Ahmedabad. Sindhrot village is 26 km from Vadodara and it’s on the riverbank of the Mahisagar. It is a good place to take bath in the Mahiriver with a full flow of water throughout the year.

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Baobab Tree Vadodara

Have you ever heard about “Kalpvruksh” (કલ્પવૃક્ષ)? We all listen to the story of the Kalpvruksh but it exists that we never know. This tree is known as the “Kalpvruksh”. When govt declares the price of the tree then one tree came in limelight. Its name is Baobab Tree of Vadodara (In Gujarati: રૂખડો). Scientific name Adansonia. The reason was this tree carbon dating showing 950 years old. Its price is estimated at 9 Cr + by the govt. It means, if anyone cut this tree, they have to pay 9 crores rs to govt for the same. After the limelight, govt has protected it and it became a tourist attraction. It’s just 15 km from Vadodara.

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