Champaner Pavagadh Archaeological Park – I visited this archaeological Park as a part of my trip to explore the ancient stepwells of Gujarat like Rani Ki Vav. Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park is situated in Panchmahal district of Gujarat. Its an ideal mix of Hindu-Muslim architecture and a popular Hindu. This park travel guide to Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park is an outline and needs more content. It has a template, but there is not enough information.

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Retrieved 30 September Tourist facilities like local transport, food and refreshments are not available at Champaner.

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A young guy was sitting inside the structure, surrounded by his books. Sun – Sat 8: Jami Masjid of Champaner. It was used by the members of the royal family of Champaner to offer their prayers. Pages with reference errors Pages with duplicate reference names All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from February Articles with permanently dead external links Champaner-pavagady articles missing geocoordinate data All articles needing coordinates.

The British visited the town of Champaner inat which time there were only people residing there. Reviewed May 2, A wonderful day at this interesting heritage site.

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Dear Sandeepa, Beautiful narration about champaner. Excellently preserved heritage city depicting the culture of ancient India. All the temples have been renovated over time.

The palaces in the heritage site were built by different rulers over the period of the city’s active existence as a capital and are nearly ruined. Within the fort wall, there are many religious structures. What is left of the temple are the gudhamandapa sanctum sanctorum and a portion of the antarala. All With videos With photo gallery.

Monuments of Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park

Clearly Gujarat wanted a cultural nomination — but there are more significant ones elsewhere in the state. The temple is made up of pure white stone with elaborately carved seated and standing images of the Jain pantheon are seen on the outer walls chmapaner-pavagadh the temples.

Also, most of the mosques are within walking distance, especially during the winter when the weather is pleasant. However, the temple is in ruins, with only the gudha mandapa sanctum sanctorum and Ardha mandapa part of the antarala now present.

The whole structure had an airy feel to it. The well laid out square structure in the center of Champaner’s fort was an exclusive and separate enclosure for royalty visiting as guests of the kings.


Some locals might approach you as guides however their authenticity might be a suspect. TripAdvisor has been notified. However, a big black gate blocked us from entering its premises we somehow managed to sneak in!

Sandeepa Chetan January 7, 1: They fall into three different groups: Only four storeys survive, while traces of the rest can be seen close to the cliff, with a stone staircase.

Fairchild; Silverman, Helaine 15 June You can combine this with the temple on the hilltop pavgarh and spend about hours in all. The highlight is undoubtedly the Jama Masdid photo – with Pavagarh Hill in the background. The structure is very simple but the brackets, plinth base and finial of the dome are elaborately carved with floral and geometrical patterns.

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World Heritage Sites in India. This masjid champaber-pavagadh by Bahadur Shah —36 AD on a high plinth has a single minaret Ek-Minarwhile all other architectural features have disappeared.

By the city had been captured by Humayun and was abandoned.