Chorwad is a coastal city and moreover a peaceful destination located in the Junagadh district in the Indian state of Gujarat. The beaches with unspoilt beauty and isolation offers an advantage for the city dwellers, who can come down to this heavenly place and to enjoy the peaceful atmosphere and serene beauty of nature.
It is a blissful venture to enjoy a long walk in an un-adulterated atmosphere and enjoy the divine sight of vast and pristine seashore. Revitalizing sensation is brought in by the dancing waves. One has to enjoy the beauty of the sea and the nature from quite a distance as the water currents are relatively high.
Serene Chorwad is encountered while on the way to a spectacular religious place called Somnath and is worth halting here for quite some time and capture the wonderful spectacles which are flourishing here in abundance with your camera lenses.
The palace built here by the Junagadh Nawab some centuries ago is currently transformed into a hi-tech resort for the travellers to halt and dine.
The dusk has its own charm here as the setting sun paints the blue sky golden-orange with its setting rays.
PLACE TO SEE
Chorwad : This serene spot is about 38 km from an amazing tourist spot called Somnath. Clean beach with vast stretch of pristine seashore is the main attraction. The tourism department has made lodging facilities for the tourists by converting a royal palace into a luxurious resort.
Palace of Nawab of Junagadh: This palace in the village is one of the prime architecture. It was made by the Nawab of Junagadh. In the present time the tourism department of the state has taken control over it and thus this palace was turned into a hotel. It is quite an intriguing place and is certainly the most beautiful resort to reside in.
Beaches: The coastal area of Chorwad is quite rocky and undulating. For the people who want to sneak some moments of peacefulness from the hustle bustle of daily life, Chorwad is the optimal place to do so. All the nature lovers have a treat in store when they come for a trip here and enjoy the beautiful sunset and sunrise by the beaches of Chorwad. Fishermen take tourist parties into the sea, if any of them is interested, but the boats are not very advanced and security measures installed in them and they are made out of logs or woods. However for those, who are looking for some adventure and exciting during their holiday, this is a good choice.
HOW TO REACH
By Rail : This is the best option available to travel to Chorwad. The nearest railway station is located 20 kms away from the village at Veraval.
By Road : Taxis and buses are available from Junagadh, Veraval and other prominent places to Chorwad.