Chotila is a worship place of Hindu religion in Surendranagar
district, located near Rajkot
.Historically, this area is called 'Panchal'.Earlier Chotila was princely state of Khachar dynasty. It was having area of 18 km sq. Chotila is also the birthplace of famous Gujarati poet Zaverchand Meghani.
Chotila is also a small town, in the district Surendranagar.The Mataji temple is situated at the top of the Chotila hill.Mataji temples are mostly located at the top of the hills in India
and the reason for this is that if you want to visit the Mata Temple, you will have to undergo some physical strain.Compare to sea level Chotila is the tallest point in Saurashtra region. The height of the hill is 1,173 feet.
Rajkot is only 60 km away from Chotila. It is also the nearest airport from this place. Ahmedbad airport is the nearest international airport. Thanghad is 19 km from Chotila and it is an industrial area. There is an old temple of Lord Shiv in the middle way while going to Thanghad. In this temple water flows automatically on "shivling". It comes under the forest area.