Adalaj ni vav (Adalaj step-well)


Adalaj ni vav

Adalaj ni vav

The Adalaj step-well is a popular tourist attraction. The well was built in 1499 A.D. by Queen Rudabai. The step well or Vav, as it is called in Gujarati, is intricately carved and is several stories in depth. The designs on its walls and pillars include, leaves, flowers, birds, fish and other breathtaking ornamental designs. In the past, these step wells were frequented by travelers and caravans as stopovers along trade routes.

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Thanks,
Vipul

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