"Deesa Sky Diving"

A City in Gujarat, India

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Ideal time to stay:  1 - 3 days

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Height(Altitude) of Palanpur from sea level:  708 feet
Latitude/Longitude:  24.1733774°N, 72.4233642°E
Ecosystem:  Plain  

Food, Culture and Language at Palanpur

Food Availability:  Indian 
Regional Language:  Gujarati
Currency:  ₹ - Rupee (INR)

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Why travel Palanpur?

Palanpur city is circled by hillocks in the close vicinity of Aravali Mountains. It derives its name from Palani Chauhans who inhabited the city in 14th century. Ambaji is an important temple town with millions of devotees visiting the Ambaji temple every year in banaskantha district.

There is a Kirti Stambh and a Rajmahal, the old palace of the Nawab, now used for govt. offices. Outside Mira Gate, there are two Dargahs, one of the poet Anwar Kazi and the other of Saint Murshid, worshipped by Muslims. An ancient stepwell `Mithi Vav' is the best-preserved architectural monument with seven galleries on the wall on either side.

The most amazing and adventurous thing to do if u visit palanpur is Sky Diving. It not in palanpur it is in Deesa around 25 kms from palanpur.
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5 Places to visit and Things to do in Palanpur

Skydiving, Deesa at Palanpur

Skydiving, Deesa

Dessa, the beautiful lakeside town is one of the best destinations for skydiving in India. Indulge into the thrill of soaring in the blue sky with the winds at Deesa. The quaint town offers the best skydiving experience ever for all, whether you are a beginner or a hard-core adventure freak. This makes Gujarat, the first state of India to have certified drop-zone in Deesa.
Expenses - ₹20000
Time needed - 4 hours
Pallaviya Parshwanath Temple at Palanpur

Pallaviya Parshwanath Temple

Pallaviya Parshwanath Jain temple is one of the main temples in Palanpur and is also popularly known as Motu Derasar. The Jain temple with its exquisite carvings and beautiful architecture helps to boost and enrich the cultural heritage of Palanpur. Motu Derasar was built by King Prahladan and is a temple of Lord Parshwanath. The other attraction about this Jain temple is that it has the last existing image of Palanpur’s King Prahladan. The temple faced several attacks during the course of history since it was one of the richest temples at that time and was damaged by attackers but was rebuilt after every such attack.
Expenses - NA
Time needed - 1 hours
Balaram Mahadev Temple at Palanpur

Balaram Mahadev Temple

Balaram Mahadev Temple situated in right hand turn about 10-15 KM from Palanpur towards Abu road, and this place is just 1-2 km away from there. The Shiva temple is said to be 5000 years old of the Mahabharata times. It is said that Pandavas also have visited this place and have stayed here for some time. This temple is much know for it beautiful location, it is surrounded by lush greenery and a small river flowing its side. The feeling of total calmness and peace makes it a ideal place for a weekend getaway or picnic spot.
Expenses - NA
Time needed - 1 hours
Varai Dham Golden Temple at Palanpur

Varai Dham Golden Temple

It is a temple for all people . It is located at Gujarat Palanpur city near Banas Mill at Palanpur Deesa Highway . It has 14 eye catching Idols of Goddess & God & on the same place there is another temple which has 3 idols of God. Worth visiting once , Peaceful place.
Expenses - NA
Time needed - 1 hours
Keerti Stambh Victory Tower at Palanpur

Keerti Stambh Victory Tower

Keerti Stambh Victory Tower is one of the main attractions of Gujarat which was founded in the 12 century A.D by a prosperous Jain merchant. It is devoted to Lord Adinath, the first Guru of the Tirthankaras. It is an old structure which is nice to have in small city of Palanpur. When comparing to national standards it stands right there and is well maintained by the government of Gujarat. if you ever visit Palanpur you must take time to see this.
Expenses - NA
Time needed - 0.5 hours

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