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Hodka is categorised as Desert / Experiential

Villages in Hodka

Reasons to Visit
  • Hodka Village, north of Bhuj. Hodka lies close to the Border with Pakistan
  • Hodka is a rural development and tourism project visited by experiential traveller
  • Hodka is a craft village and where guests stay for a remote desert village experience.
  • Shaam-e-Sarhad Rural Resort is an excellent example of how local communities can come together and execute a eco-tourism concept that increases awareness of local arts and crafts and employment and is a good example for other upcoming rural tourism projects in India.
  • Hodka is visited as a standalone experiential getaway or as part of experiential itinerary
  • Craft Heritage Destinations in Gujarat"Hodka (65 kms from Bhuj) is the site of an indigenous tourism project, with a resort comprising tents and traditional bhungas, owned and run by the village in cooperation with hospitality professionals. Local guides show visitors around the village where one can buy embroidery direct from the artisans."
  • Destinations in Kutch offering Desert village experience"65 kms from Bhuj is craft village of Hodka where experiential travellers arrive for an experiential of living around desert villages."
Access Information

Hodka has 9 Hotels approved and listed with Nivalink

Type of HotelsCount
Adventure / Camp2

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1 verified holiday itineraries are listed for Hodka

Short Break (4-6 nights)1

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List of Holidays for Hodka

Short Break

  • Devpur - Hodka Experiential Break (4 Nights)

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Point to Point Transport

ServicesRates Starting From
Bhuj Pickup and Drop to HodkaRs. 4224

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Destination Ideas

  • Craft Villages around Bhuj
  • Kutch Experience

Stay Ideas

  • Hodka Experience

Festivals linked to Hodka (Gujarat)

  • Kutch Rann Utsav

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    The Great Rann of Kutch, is a seasonal salt marsh located in the Thar Desert in the Kutch District of Gujarat. Dhordo Village, 80 kms from Bhuj is now renowned as one visited for its desert with a white sheen, for being the the largest salt desert in the world. The White Sheen on the desert is unique and therefore attracts visitors in large numbers. Dhorodo village is also centre for Mutua embroidery (small mirrors, leather embroidery and silver jewellery). Guests can puchase handicrafts directly from the artisans here.
    View Point
    Banni Grasslands bordering the Great Rann of Kutch, lies on one of Indias most important avian highways (both the birds flying from the southward in winter and the few species migrating eastward from the middle-east and Africa stopover in this area), this is a top site for birding with waterfowl congregations at Charri Fulay lake, grassland and scrubland birds, as also characteristic desert species seen in the vicinity. Lala Bustard Sanctuary here is One of 10 best sites in India for the Great Indian Bustard. Winter is the best time to visit the area.
    Bird Watching

Destinations within reach from Hodka

  • Dhordo ( 17 Km )

    Dhordo Village is set on the edge of Indo - Pak border, north of Bhuj and is renowned for its more

  • Bhuj ( 64 Km )

    Bhuj is access point for visiting other areas of Kutchh, a region in North Gujarat known for its more

  • Nakhatrana ( 89 Km )

    Nakhatrana lies 50 kms North of Bhuj and is central to Pilgrimage, bird watching and craft centres more

  • Devpur ( 114 Km )

    Devpur (40 kms from Bhuj) is home to The Darbargadh Devpur, built about 1905 is the family Fort of more

  • Mandvi ( 120 Km )

    Mandvi is just a "beach and nothing else" kind of a place. It is very peaceful and serene. It has more

  • Kandla ( 130 Km )

    Kandla is a major port and an airport and therefore visited by shipping company executives. more

  • Morbi ( 231 Km )

    Morvi or Morbi is situated 60 kms north of Rajkot enroute Bhuj (after Wankaner) and is visited for more

  • Wankaner ( 267 Km )

    Wankaner is 48 kms north of Rajkot on the Ahmedabad – Bhuj route. Wankaner is a stopover on the more

  • Rajkot ( 300 Km )

    Rajkot, the commercial capital of region of Saurashtra region in North West Gujarat. Rajkot is a more

  • Sayla ( 310 Km )

    Sayla is a countryside area in Gujarat around Sundrendranagar offering heritage travellers a more

  • Wadhwan ( 314 Km )

    Wadhwan lies mid-way between Ahmedabad and Rajkot and is known for the heritage hotel there and more

  • Patdi ( 317 Km )

    Patdi is central to Little Rann of Kutch area. Patdi lies in close proximity to Nawa Talao, more

  • Dasada ( 336 Km )

    Dasada today has emerged as a major bird watching centre (Oct- March is the best season) and a more

  • Jamnagar ( 339 Km )

    Jamnagar lies at the northern end of Saurashtra and home to Reliance Petrochemical complex (20 km more

  • Gondal ( 340 Km )

    Gondal is visited by inbound guests in Winter for its craft heritage and bird watching around the more

  • Nadiad ( 444 Km )

    Nadiad is set at 60 kms from Ahmedabad on the NH-08 (Ahmedabad - Vadodara highway) in close more

  • Dwarka ( 450 Km )

    Dwarka is one of the four most visited and revered Krishna Pilgrimages in India. Dwarka is set on more

  • Anand ( 463 Km )

    Anand is renowned for being the home of AMUL Milk co-operative. Its also where Madhubhan Resorts more

  • Rajpura ( 472 Km )

    Rajpura is a countryside area around Gujarat - Rajasthan border area at 250 kms from Ahmedabad. more

  • Shamlaji ( 520 Km )

    Shamlaji is a renowned Lord Vishnu Pilgrimage destination in Gujarat renowned for its 11th Century more

  • Barmer ( 552 Km )

    Barmer is a town in West Rajasthan on the Mount Abu (285 kms) - Jaisalmer (161 kms) route known more

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No Localities defined for Hodka (Localities are defined only for destinations that are large enough and/or have many hotels)

Nearest Airport in Hodka
  • Bhuj Airport ( BHJ ) , Bhuj-64 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Hodka
  • Bhuj ( BHUJ ), Bhuj-64 Kms
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