Sorry Guys i just saw the post. Great punto-ed that you are coming to gujarat. Yes there are very beautiful places in Gujarat. Infact Gujarat can boast of a variety of places to visit ranging from religious to adventurous to UNESCO world heritage sites. Though i have a dream of exploring each and every corner of Gujarat but I have not been able to explore enough due to various constraints. - - - Merged Post - - - Since you are entering from Rajasthan Side, you can right away start exploring the famous and not so famous places. 1. Ambaji Temple (Nr. Mount Abu) - Beautiful and a huge temple of Goddess Amba. (darshan remains closed from 4:30-7:30 p.m. 2. Taranga Hills and Dharoi Dam - An ancient Jain Temple and a sanctuary 3. Rani Ki Vaav and Sahastraling Lake at Patan. Also you can visit Patola houses of Patan, where they make beautiful silk sarees- costing of an orginal piece starts from min. 2:00 lacs. UNESCO has just finished scanning of the Vav(stepwell) 4. Modhera Sun temple- Beautiful Architecture and an equally beautiful water tank in front of the temple. Modhera Dance festival takes place in third week of January.