Vadodara, also known as Baroda ranks as the 3rd largest city in Gujarat. The name Vadodara is derived from its old name “Vadpatra”. The city was known as “Vadpatra” due to the abundance of banyan trees on the banks of Vishwamitri. Besides this, Vadodara is also known as “Sanskari Nagari – The city of culture”. It is situated at the banks of river Vishwamitri River and is famous for its sightseeing places along with museums and gallery. It has a unique distinction of being one of the 10 fastest growing cities in India and has numerous tourist attractions. Baroda has a rich historical background with its rulers of the Gaekwad dynasty. This holiday, sneak out and enjoy some of the best places to visit in Vadodara.