Badoli is a place near the city of Faridabad in the state of Haryana. It shares a border with Agra canal and Bhatola. The dominant community in this region is the Gujjar community although Brahmins make up a significant portion of the population. Milk production and agriculture are the primary occupations in this region.
Places to Stay
There are very few accommodation options in Badoli. Visitors will find suitable options in Faridabad which is located 20km away. However, it is usually more useful to have a local contact or find a tour operator to organize it for you.
Diwali, Holi and Ganesh Chaturthi are the major events across the year.
Hindi is the local language spoken in Badoli.
Places to Visit
Badnagar is a small town and therefore offers only local attractions such as temples and other places of worship such as mosques. The city of Faridabad is the nearby place of interest.
How to Get There
There is no airport in Badoli. The Nearest airport is Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi which provides connection to the rest of the country.
Faridabad Railway Station has regular direct trains to Delhi. Link to major cities such as Mumbai Chennai and Hyderabad can be accessed at Faridabad.
Buses to Faridabad are regular. From Faridabad connections to Delhi and other major cities can be accessed. There is also a bus from Badoli to Mumbai. State owned operators and Asha Travels are the inter-state bus transport available along with and TicketGoose.com, a leading Online Bus Ticket Booking Service, provides low price, high quality options for bus travellers. Avail of a bus ticket booking offer when you book your tickets through Ticketgoose.com.
Idar is a taluka in the Sabarkantha district of Gujarat. Its nearest cities are Himmatnagar (33 km), Gandhinagar (90 km), Khedbrahma, and Vadnagar. Idar is famous for its temples, its old architecture, and palaces. Idar also manufactures wooden toys. Kharadi Bazaar-a market for these wooden toys, is worth a visit.
Places to Stay
The hotels nearby Idar are Hotel Ashirwad (Tariff-Rs. 600), Hotel Landmark (Tariff-Rs. 1,200), Hotel Sarvodaya (Tariff-Rs.800), Hotel Sunrise Grand (Tariff-Rs. 1,500), and Hotel Ambaji Grand (Tariff-Rs. 2,000).
Languages spoken in Idar are Gujarati, Hindi, and English.
Festivals celebrated in Idar are Diwali, Janmashtami, Navratri, Makar Sankranti, and Holi.
Places of Interest
Palace of Idar, Jain temples, Lord Shiva temple, Roothi Rani ka Mahal and Harishchandra Ki Chouri-a temple where Raja Harishchandra got married, are few notable attractions. Other nearby tourist spots are Mehsana (75 km), Ambaji (75 km), Banaskantha (135 km), and Sabarkantha (22 km).
How to Get There
The Ahmedabad Airport (107 km) is the nearest airport with good connectivity to Delhi, Pune, Bangalore, Nagpur and Dubai, Doha, Singapore, and Bangkok.
The Abu railway station (82 km) links Idhar to major railway stations like Hyderabad, Jaipur and New Delhi.
Government run GSRTC connects Idar to major nearby cities and towns. Private bus services such as Asha Travels, Sardar Travels, and Shree Arbuda Travels provides connectivity to Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Vapi and Bhuj with the ticket price of Rs. 350 for Non AC Seater and Sleeper. Ticketgoose.com has several operators on its site that enables bus booking in India.