Rajkot is a city that is located in the central region of Gujarat. It is known as the 4th largest city in the state after the cities of Vadodara, Ahmedabad, and Surat. Its region had been ruled by the different dynasties like Mughal, Rashtrakuta, Chola and lastly by the British. Today, this city is counted amid the 22 fastest developing cities of the world. One should visit the city of Rajkot once in the lifetime.
Rajkot is located on the banks of Aji River. It remains dry throughout the year and flows ferociously during the monsoon season. Rajkot is elevated at a height of 420 feet above the sea level. A major portion of its land is a rough terrain and it covers an entire area of 170 sq. km. The climate of the region of Rajkot is described as subtropical in nature. It faces searing temperatures during summers with an average of 37°C. The winter is a pleasant season as the median temperatures of 13°C makes the weather enjoyable.
Rajkot houses many attractions in its vicinity. The notable destinations that lure the visitors are The Rotary Doll Museum, Gandhi Smriti, Jubilee Garden, Trimandir, and the astir shopping malls of Rajkot.