'Saputara' means the 'abode of serpents' and a snake image on the banks of the river Sarpagana is worshipped by the 'adivasis' (tribals) on festivals like Holi. history of Saputara says that Lord Rama spent 11 years of his exile in these very forests. Saputara has a cool bracing climate, the highest temperature even in the summer months not exceeding 28 degrees Centigrade. Saputara is situated 160 kms from Surat
Saputara has been developed as hill resort with hotels, parks, swimming pools theatres and a museum. It has several gardens, picturesque locations and a cool bracing climate even in the hot summer months making it an ideal getaway. The resort is equipped with adventure sports facilities like paragliding. The thick forest around Saputara is dotted with Adivasi tribal, villages and heir unique dance is great interest to visitors. Saputara is situated 1000m Above Sea Level.
Saputara is 160 kms from Surat, Gujarat.