UNESCO world heritage sites in Gujarat – Rani ni Vav and Champaner-Pavagarh; Siddhartha Joshi; The Wanderer

India – Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park

Gujarat is a state full of wonders – both natural and man-made. I have lived the the state more than any other in the country and love almost everything about it. I have written extensively about Gujarat, and here’s another special post about UNESCO World Heritage sites in the state – Rani ni Vav and Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park.

But what exactly is a UNESCO World Heritage site?

UNESCO world heritage sites are places with cultural, historical, scientific or some other form of significance, and they are also internationally protected. In fact for a place to be called a UNESCO World Heritage Site is a matter of extreme pride and every year numerous places vie to be included in this list.

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