It is a city of the Saurashtra region of the Gujarat State of India. it was found by bhavsingh gohil in 1724. Before it was merge with the Union Territory in 1948, Bhavnagar district has their own administrative Headquarters now. the city is to the west of gulf of khambhat. It is 198 km away from Gandhinagar.
BHAVNAGAR CITY :
For snack “Gadhiya”, Bhavnagar District is popularly famous. It has been always important city for the trade with many large and small scale industries. In Bhavnagar Taluka, around 4,460 Small Scale Industries are there at present. Other industries are repairing and servicing, textiles, chemicals, glass, and ceramics, and wood products. Since the early 18th Century, Bhavnagar had trade links with Southeast Asia, Africa, Arabia and ports of Red Sea.
city is well connect with the cities of Gujarat like Ahmedabad, Vadodara and Surat by road. Gohil Rajput of the Survyavanshi clan who shift to Gujarat and then establish three capitals such as Sejakpur, Umrala, Sihor. The old town of Bhavnagar was fortify town with gates leading to other important regional towns.