Eklera is a small village whose economy runs on agriculture. Eklera is located in the district of Surat in Gujarat, India. It is close to the Arabian Sea. There is a very popular mosque located in Eklera called 'Eklera Masjid' near Bhestan.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Eklera. Some of them are Travel Inn (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Lalco Residency (Tariff – Rs. 2000), Hotel Dreamland (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Hotel Golden Star (Tariff – Rs. 2000).
The official languages of Eklera are Gujarati and Hindi. English is also widely spoken.
The important festivals celebrated in Eklera are Navratri in the month of October, Eid-al-Fitar in the month of August and Eid-ul-Adha in the month of October every year.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction close to Eklera. Some of them are Tithal (68 km away from Eklera), Palitana (123 km away from Eklera), Saputara (114 km away from Eklera) and Udvada (81 km away from Eklera).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to reach Eklera is the Bhavnagar Airport which is located at a distance of 103 km from the village.
The nearest major railway station to Eklera is Surat Railway Station which is at a distance of 9 km from the village. People can take a rickshaw or a local bus from the railway station to reach Eklera.
Operators like Hindustan Travels and Surat Travels are well-known in the area. Booking bus tickets online is the easiest mode of getting your tickets.