Vallabhipur is an ancient town situated in the Bhavnagar District
. It was the erstwhile capital of Maurya Dynasty
. This ancient center for learning was known as Vamilpur in its old days. Vallabhipur is 40 km north-west of Bhavnagar
Steeped in history; Vallabhipur holds the reputation of being a center of Jain learning. The famous book ‘Shetrunjay Mahatmya’ was written by Acharya Dhaneshwar Surji here.
Major point of attraction here is the Vallabhipur Teerth, a temple dedicated to Adinath Bhagwan. There is a museum, which houses some archaeological findings.
Dhola Junction Railway Station is the nearest railhead (19 km).