Palanpur is a city and a municipality in Banaskantha district in the Indian state of Gujarat. Districts headquarter and the capital of former princely State of Palanpur, the city is circled by hillocks in the close vicinity of Aravali Mountains. It derives its name from Palansi Chauhans who inhabited the city in 14th century. The Chauhans were replaced by Muslim rulers who ruled till independence. A thriving commercial centre, the city has become crowded due to mercantile growth.
|Area||4,015.52 sq km|
|Altitude||209 m above sea level|
|Temperature||Summer-Min.-25.0C,Max.-40.0 C Winter,Min.-10.0C,Max.-25.0C|
|Language||Gujarati, English, Hindi|
|Rainfall||45 to 50 inches average yearly|
|Best Time to Visit||September to MKarch|
How to get there
1. Air :- AThe nearest airport is Nearest airport is Ahmedabad.
Places to Visit
|Balaram Palace||Dilkhushalbaug||Joravar Palace|
|Nagarkot / Mira Darwaja||Dadawadi||Juma Masjid|
|Pallaviya Parshwanath||Pataleshwar Mahadev||Shantinath Jain Derasar|
|King George V Club||Murshad Bagh|
|Balaram Palace Resort||Hotel Cappal|
|Hotel Green Woods||Hotel Lajwanti|