Navsari is a city and municipality in the Surat metropolitan region and also the administrative headquarters of Navsari district of Gujarat, India. Navsari is also the twin city of Surat, and is 37 kms south of Surat. Many Parsis settled down in this city in around 11th century AD and named it Navu Sari which meant ‘New Sari’. Navsari is popular for its various types of Zoroastrian arts, crafts and cuisine.
Places to stay
Some of the popular budget hotels in Navsari are Anmol Hotel (Tariff - Rs. 800) Hotel Royal Regency (Tariff - Rs 1400), Modi Resort (Tariff- Rs. 1150).
The official language of Navsari is Gujarati.
Apart from all the common festivals, a festival unique to Navsari is the Dhinglo Festival (July).
Places to visit
There are many places to be visit in Navsari. Some of them are Dudhiya Talav (1.5 kms from bus stand), Atash Behram (80 kms), J.N. Tata Memorial Hall (4 kms), Ravariya Bapa temple, Parsvanath Jain temple (1.7 kms), Dargah of Sayed Saadat (2 kms) and Shri Swaminarayan Mandir (43 kms).
How to Get There
The closest airport to Navsari is 30 kms away at Surat.
The Surat railway station is the closest major railway station (31 kms) to Navsari
Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation (GSRTC) runs Busses from Major cities to Towns and Villages in Navsari. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers include Paulo Travels, O.P. Tours & Travels and Asha Travels. Booking bus tickets through ticketgoose.com is a hassle-free experience.
Molasar is a small village in the Didwana Mandal in Rajasthan. The nearest city to Molasar is Nagaur (99 km) and Jaipur (116 km). Molasar comes under the Nagaur district, which is one of the 33 districts forming the state of Rajasthan. Molasar has a number of public schools and colleges in the nearby areas, making the population literate and helpful.
Places to Stay
Although there no hotels in Molasar, Nagaur has a number of good budget hotels. These include Hotel Bhaskar (Tariff – Rs. 500), Hotel Sujan (Tariff – Rs. 500), and Hotel Welcome Heritage Royal Camp (Tariff – Rs. 1000).
The official languages of Molasar are Rajasthani and Hindi.
The important festivals of Molasar are Navratri, Deepavali, and Jain festivals such as Paryushan, and Mahavir Jayanti. Local fairs are important cultural event here.
Places of Interest
The Sambhar Lake (99 km), which is India’s largest salt lake and Rajasthan’s largest lake, is a popular tourist spot in Molasar. The Aravalli range near Molasar is another recommended attraction due to its scenic beauty and trekking trails.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Molasar is Jaipur International airport. The airport is located at a distance of 116 km.
Molasar is connected to the rest of Rajasthan by the Western Railways. Trains running to Jaipur, Udaipur, and Ahmedabad often make a stop at this station.
There are daily bus services to Surat, Vapi, and Kota in Gujarat and Rajasthan. The best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers are Laxmi Travellers, Shree Balaji Travels and others. To book bus tickets online, you can log on to www.ticketgoose.com.