To the south of Bhuj lies the seaside town by the name of Mandvi. This town on the Southern shore of the great Kutch is famous for its ship building and cottage industries and as well as the batik handiwork. This place happened to be a famous seaport that had links with South Africa, China, Malaysia, Zanzibar and Japan. The business of building ships here has been in action since the 16th century and the Mandvi Beach is a famous tourist destination in the state of Gujarat. The place is clean and one is sure to have a great time visiting the fishing town of Mandvi.