Ankleshwar is a city in the Bharuch district of Gujarat. It is 10 km from Bharuch. It is known for its industrial township called GIDC. It has also held an office of ONGC – Oil and Natural gas Corporation Limited. The city has over 1000chemical plants that produce pesticides, pharmaceuticals, chemicals and paints. It has a population of over 80,000 with a very high literacy rate both among men and women.
Places to Stay
There are plenty of accommodation options for visitors catering to all low and mid range budgets and tastes such as Shalimar Hotel, Hotel Apex, Horizon Hotel and Plaza Hotel. These fall within a range of Rs 1000 to Rs 1800.
NavratriMahotsav, International Kite festival on 14th January, Holi, Diwali, BhadraPurnima Fair during August and September, ShamlajiMelo during November, VathnaMela in November and TrineteshwarMahadev Fair during September.
Guajarati is the primary language spoken. However, English and Hindi are understood.
Places to Visit
Mumbai has several beaches, architectural buildings, religious sites, museums and other attractions.
How to Get There
At a distance of 63 km, is Surat airport which offers reasonable connectivity to several cities across the country.
Ankleshwar Railway station is 2 km from the city. Wider connectivity to major towns and cities is available from this station.
NH8 connects Ankleshwar to Mumbai and Delhi. Neeta Travels, Shrinath Travel Agency, MarutiNandan Travels and GSRTC carry smooth bus operations. Several bus booking portals provide online bus booking offers to lure their customers
Talala is a small tehsil in the Junagadh district in Gujarat. It is located just 75 km away from the district of Junagadh and is 381 km away from the state capital of Gandhinagar. Talala is surrounded Patna Veraval Taluka on the west, Sutrapada Taluka on its south, and Mendarda Taluka on the north.
Places to Stay
There are several good hotels in cities nearby Talala, Gir Jungle Lodge (34 km away from Junagadh) (Tariff-Rs 4,500), Radhika Beach Resort (36 km away from Diu) (Tariff –Rs 4000), and Hotel Anil Farm (Tariff –Rs 3000) are some of the three star accommodations available nearby.
Gujarati, Hindi, and English are the three widely spoken languages in Talala.
Navratri and Mahashivratri are the two main festivals celebrated with great fervour by the people in Talala.
Places of Interest
The Bhimdeval Sun Temple, Somnath Mahadev Temple (25 km), Somnath Beach (25 km), Archaeological Museum (25 km) and Jama Masjid (75 km) are few noteworthy attractions close to Talala.
How to Get There
Diu Airport is the nearest airport to Talala and is 53.3 km away from the town
There are many trains travelling from and to Talala junction railway station on a daily basis.
There are many regular state buses to state bus depot at Talala. Bus operators such as Shree Hari Travels, Patel Tours and Travels, and Paavan Travels provide their bus services from Ahmedabad to Talala regularly. Ticketgoose.com’s bus ticket booking facility is the best way to book your online tickets.