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Saputara Hill Station and Hotels Resorts of Gujarat India

Saputara Hill Resort in GujaratGujarat's picturesque hill station is perched on a plateau at an altitude of about 1000m in the Dang forest area of the Sahyadari Range. It has a cool bracing climate, the highest temperature even in the summer months not exceeding 28 degrees Centigrade. Saputara a hill resort is situated 160 kms from Surat. Legend has it that Lord Rama spent 11 years of his exile in these very forests.

'Saputara' means the 'abode of serpents' and a snake image on the banks of the river Sarpagana is worshipped by the 'adivasis' (tribals) on festivals like Holi.

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Saputara has been developed as a planned hill resort with hotels, parks, swimming pools theatres and a museum. It has several gardens, picturesque locations and a cool bracing climate even in the hot summer months making it an ideal getaway. The resort is equipped with adventure sports facilities like paragliding. Saputara Hill Resort in Gujarat

The thick forest around Saputara is dotted with Adivasi tribal, villages and heir unique dance is great interest to visitors.


Visitors can pick up pretty pieces of pottery, jewellery, vases, paintings, pen stands, key chains, all made from bamboo chips and other locally found material. Children can learn to make simple items in the workshop organised by the craftsmen.

How To Get There - Saputara Hill Station

By Air
Museum in Saputara - GujaratNearest airport is Mumbai.

By Rail
Nearest railway station is Waghai, on the Billimora - Waghi narrow gauge section of the Western Railway. For those coming from Gujarat via Surat or Ahmedabad or even tom Bombay, Billimora is the most convenient rail head as direct bus service is available from there.

By Road
State transport buses end private luxury coaches connects various centres of Gujarat and Maharashtra. It is situated 409 kms from Ahmedabad and 51 kms from Waghai.

Local Transport
Hired jeeps from Ahwa; organised tours within and outside Saputara in mini buses by Chitrakoot/ Vaity during peak seasons (two buses). Organised tours by TCGL.

Places To Stay

At Saputara, a decent range of hotels are run by the private sector as well as by TCGL. Book in advance during the peak season. You can negotiate discounts during off peak seasons.

General Information

160 kms from Surat, Gujarat.
1000m Above Sea Level.
Main Attraction
Saputara Lake, Ropeway.
Best Time
April To Early July.

Hotel Resorts and Places to Stay in Saputara

Hotel Resorts
is a developed industry in Saputara. You can find every type of staying accommodation from high class 5 star hotels to economic budget hotels suiting every pocket. There are facilities for online hotel reservation that saves time of every traveller.

Prime Attractions of Saputara Hill Station

The Mahal region situated 60 km away from Saputara is dominated by the Purna Sanctuary. The longish drive passes through the most beautiful parts of Dangs with high wooded slopes of bamboo.