Time-Travelling through 6000 yr old cities – Lothal & Dholavira
This part had become inaccessible due to wild plants' growth at the time of my visit....
2 > 4, traveling alone through Western India: Day 3, Lothal: the first city with a dockyard in India
Since then I wanted to visit the sites of this once the most civilized cities of the earth....
Lothal used to be an important city in during the time of the flourishing Indus Valley Civilization and was discovered in the year 1955. It Is known the to be the earliest port in the world and was an important trading centre for beads, gems and other stuff that was shipped to other countries in West Asia and Africa. During an excavation and entire dock was unearthed along with a town and its marketplace. Located next to this site is an Archeological Museum that is home to a number of artifacts from the Indus Valley period.
Best Time To Visit
Round the year.