Best Things To Do in Vadodara, India

Whether you're visiting Vadodara for a few days or are a localite, Vadodara is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Vadodara. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Vadodara. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Vadodara. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Vadodara keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Vadodara listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Vadodara which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Vadodara will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Vadodara recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Vadodara

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Vadodara that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 61 Things To Do in Vadodara
    - Used in 180 itineraries
    Laxmi Vilas Palace

    Tags: Historical Site, Monument, Palace, Architecture

    Address: Gate No.2, Laxmi Vilas Palace Estate, J.N.Marg, Vadodara, Gujarat 390001, India

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:30 pm Details

    Dating back to the late 19th century, the Laxmi Vilas Palace was built by Maharaja Sayaji Rao III and still serves as the residence of the royal family. The palace is four times bigger than the Buckin...Read more

  2. #2 of 61 Things To Do in Vadodara
    - Used in 218 itineraries
    EME Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Architecture

    Address: EME Road, Fatehgunj, Vadodara, Gujarat 390002, India

    Timings: 06:30 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Seeing a traditionally designed temple in India is common but to see an aluminum structure with a dome and a tower, is why the EME temple is unique. The temple is run by the Indian Army and was made b...Read more

  3. #3 of 61 Things To Do in Vadodara
    Vadodara Central Bus Station

    Tags: Station

    Address: Station, Aurobindo Ghosh Rd, Vadodara, Gujarat 390020

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Vadodara Central Bus Station is part of the Ved Transcube Plaza and resembles an ultra-modern building that looks like it is an international airport! The stark white building has wide open spaces...Read more

  4. #4 of 61 Things To Do in Vadodara
    Inorbit Mall Vadodara

    Tags: Mall, Shopping Center

    Address: Inorbit Mall Opp. Alembic School Near Gunjan Tower, Gorwa Road, Vadodara– 390023, Gujarat, India

    Timings: 11:00 am - 09:30 pm Details

    The Inorbit Mall Vadodara is one of the major shopping spots in the city. The mall has some of the most popular brands like Arrow, Blackberry, Bose, Adidas, AND and Van Heusen along with a Spa, a cine...Read more

  5. #5 of 61 Things To Do in Vadodara
    - Used in 202 itineraries
    Sayaji Baug

    Tags: Garden, Zoo

    Address: Vinoba Bhave Road, Near Kala Ghoda, Sayajigunj, Vadodara, Gujarat 390005, India

    Timings: 05:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Sayaji Baugh was built by Maharaja Sayaji Rao Gaekwad III in 1879 and was dedicated to the people of Vadodara. Located close to the Vishwamitri river, the park covers an area of around 45 hectares and...Read more

  6. #6 of 61 Things To Do in Vadodara
    Nilkanth Dham Swaminarayan Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: Nilkanthdham Road, Poicha, Gujarat 393145

    Timings: 09:30 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Located a mere 85 kilometers from Vadodara, the Nilkanth Dham Swaminarayan Temple is one of the grandest temples in the state. Built mainly out of sandstone, the entrance welcomes you to a view of an ...Read more

  7. #7 of 61 Things To Do in Vadodara
    Maharaja Sayajirao University Of Baroda

    Tags: Educational Site, University

    Address: The M. S. University of Baroda, Pratapgunj, Vadodara, Gujarat

    Timings: 07:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Derived from the Baroda College that was established in 1881, the Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda replaced the old institution in 1949 and is one of the oldest educational centers in western I...Read more

  8. #8 of 61 Things To Do in Vadodara
    - Used in 166 itineraries
    Baps Swaminarayan Mandir Image

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Architecture

    Address: Shri Swaminarayan Mandir (BAPS), Shastri Yagnapurushdas Marg, Atladara, Vadodara, Gujarat, 390012, India

    Timings: 06:00 am - 08:30 pm Details

    The Baps Swaminarayan Mandir is dedicated to Lord Swaminarayan who established his own faith and ideas of Hinduism in the 18th century. His followers are called ‘satsangis’ which simply tr...Read more

  9. #9 of 61 Things To Do in Vadodara
    Tapovan Temple

    Tags: Religious Site, Temple

    Address: Refined Road, Petrochemical Township, Behind Ipcl Sports Complex, Vadodara 391410, India

    The Tapovan Temple is a burst of colour that represents the diversity and sheer love of Indian culture and its scriptures. A fountain at the entrance welcomes you to the temple and its elaborate desig...Read more