Gujarat is situated in the westernmost part of India. The state is home to some of the great architectural marvels in India. The region has a rich and diverse culture. The state can boast one of the most fascinating and varied cuisines in the country. It is the home of the pure Asiatic lions who are to be found in the Gir National Park. There are the great salt flats of the Rann of Kutch and the majestic hills of Satpura. It should be noted that this is a dry state and bears a very strict policy against the consumption of liquor. The best times to visit would be from October to March and the major airports are in Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Rajkot, and Surat.