Dhanera is a small town in the district of Banaskantha in Gujarat. It lies in the northern part of the state. It has a population of 22,183. The literacy rate of Dhanera is lower than the national literacy average of 59.5%. It houses many charitable trusts and one of them even runs many educations institutions in Dhanera.
Places to Stay
Hotel Dhanera (Tariff Rs. 1500) and Ambica Guest House (Tariff Rs. 600) are the best accommodation facilities available in the town.
Gujarati and Hindi are some of the widely spoken languages in Dhanera.
Cha Gao Jatra is an event celebrated every year in Dhanera. Other festivals like Navratri and Diwali are celebrated annually in this town.
Places of Interest
Shri Shantinath Temple, Shri Sundarpuri Maharaj (8 km away from Dhanera), Ambaji Mata Shrine (19 km away from Dhanera), Gabbar Hill Top (19 km), Balram Shrine ( 19 km) are some of the touristic places to visit.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Dhanera is Ahmedabad Airport. It is 222 km away. It provides both domestic and international flight facilities to all travellers.
There are several trains travelling to and from Dhanera Railway Station connecting all the major cities and states neighbouring to the town.
Dhanera is located only 1.5 km away from the nearest bus stand. Bus operators such as RSRTC give excellent bus services to passengers travelling from places such as Ahmedabad, Palanpur , Unja and etc. Log on to bus ticket online booking sites like Ticketgoose and book your tickets without any hassle.