Widely known for the weaving craft of the popular "Patola" silk sarees, Patan is an ancient city located in north Gujarat. The city was founded by the famous king of the Chawda Kingdom, Vanraj Chawda in 745 AD. For almost 600 years, it enjoyed the status of the capital of Gujarat before getting sabotaged by Mahmud of Ghazni. As a producer of the finest textiles, it is a sought after destinations not only for the tourists but also for the textiles buyers.
The climate here remains rainy throughout the year. However, the weather ranges from temperate to humid during the summer season. You can visit this town at anytime of the year for a serene vacation with your family, as it is less crowded. Some of the major tourists' attractions include Sahastralinga Talav, Rani ki vav, and Khan Sarovar. If you have the zeal to explore the mysteries of forts, heritage sites, architecture and various places of worship, then Patan is the destination you should look out for.