Company Description: Gujarat today offers a wide range of the most spectacular attractions - which includes breathtaking locations and scenic landscapes. Gujarat is also a melting pot of several civilizations resulting in a vibrant culture and a rich heritage. Gujarat is home to several architectural marvels, witnesses of its glorious history and pilgrim centers for many faiths. Finally, it is also the land of several mythological and historical figures like the legendary Krishna and Mahatma Gandhi the apostle of non-violence.
The Tourism Corporation of Gujarat is aware of the unsurpassed reach of the wonderful medium called the Internet. This site is the Corporation's endeavor to convey the timeless appeal of Gujarat, its traditions; its culture to the world. The task of conveying a 3,500-year-old culture cannot be completed in just a few electronic pages and your support and suggestions are needed to help us evolve into an organization that can provide good service on the Internet. Currently on the website, we provide a brief summary of the various tourist attractions of Gujarat, its fairs and festivals along with the Investment Opportunities available in Gujarat. The Tourism Corporation of Gujarat Limited, set up in 1975, provides comprehensive travel services to visitors to the state. These include accommodation, conducted tours and ground transport with a wide range of choice to meet diverse needs. The Corporation has a network of 18 accommodation units and 5 Cafeterias under the brand name Toran.
Over the years, the number of tourists to Gujarat has increased substantially, largely due to the development in infrastructure undertaken by the Corporation. In fact, the efforts in promoting infrastructure in keeping with the spirit of the state, its people and its natural environment have won the Corporationsuch prestigious awards as the National Tourism Awards-2005-06 for Best Kept Tourism Momument-Champaner and Excellence in Publication (Collateral). Special appreciation letter to Chief Secretary from Jt. Secretary, Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India, for “Extremely well produced literature” and “Great job done by Gujarat Tourism” vide letter No. 17.IP (1)/2006 dated 1/6/2006. Received Best Tourism Film Award of Govt. of India during the Tourism Year 2006 for the tourism field “Glimpses of Glory”. Received National Tourism Award of Best Tourism Friendly Monument for Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park in 2007. Received special National Tourism Award of Excellence in Publication (collateral) in 2007. Received award for Best ethnic tourism pavilion in SATTE-2007 in New Delhi. Received Award for promotion of fairs and Festivals in August 2007 and awards at various tourism fairs and exhibitions for Excellence and for tourism promotion. Received Award for Best Tourism Film for “DHOLAVIRA – A FUTURIC METROPOLIS OF THE PAST” by Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. GUJARAT received “Best Tourism Pavilion” award on 19th April, 2008 at Asia’s biggest Tourism and Travel exhibition - “SATTE–2008” held at New Delhi.
Tollfree no: 1800 233 7951
Tel. : +91 23222523 / 23222645
Fax: +91 79 23238908
Official Website: gujarattourism.com
Address Tourism Corporation of Gujarat Limited,
Udyog Bhavan, Block No. 16,
4th Floor, Sector-11,
Gandhinagar - 382 011
Tourism Corporation of Gujarat Ltd.,
H. K. House, Opp: Bata Showroom,
Ashram Road, Ahmedabad.
TOURISM CORPORATION OF GUJARAT LTD,
907, MAKER CHAMBERS-V,