Rajpipla is the district headquarters of Narmada District
. It is situated on the banks of Karjan River and at the foothills of Satpura mountains. The town was the second most important princely capital in Eastern Gujarat after Vadodara
. Rajpipla is around 220 km south-east of Ahmedabad
and 60 km south of
Famous for its palaces, Rajpipla is surrounded by several forest areas, namely, Karjan forest area, Dediyapada forest area and Dang forest area. Mal Samot, a hill station, lies nearby.
Nearest airport is at Vadodara. Rajpipla Railway Station is on the Dabhoi-