Nedra is a small village in the westernmost Indian state of Gujarat. The nearest major hub close by is its capital city, Ahmedabad, at a distance of 116 km south. Tourist coming to this village can also visit Mount Abu in Rajasthan, which lies at a distance of 120 km.
Places to Stay
Being a rural area close to the border with Rajasthan, hotels are not readily available in plenty in the area. Good lodging facilities are available in Ahmedabad; some of the options which are worth trying out are Royal Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 900), Rann Riders (Tariff – Rs. 700), Raj Tilak Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500), Shereton Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800) and others.
The official language of the area is Gujarati. Hindi is also widely spoken and understood.
The important festivals celebrated are Holi in March, Hanuman Jayanti and Dusshera in September-October and Diwali in November.
Places of Interest
The place does not have many places to attract tourists’ attention. Some of the places which are worth visiting in Ahmedabad are Sabarmati Ashram, Calico Textile Museum, Jama Masjid, Sidi Saiyyed Masjid, Sardar Valllabhbhai Patel National Memorial, Nagina Wadi, Sidi Bashir Masjid, Ellis Bridge, Nehru Bridge, Vastrapur Lake and others.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport in Ahmedabad at a distance of 111 km.
Mahesana Railway Station in Mahesana is the major railway station close to the area, at a distance of 40 km.
State transport buses as well as private buses pass through different cities in the region. Buses to this village are available from both Ahmedabad as well as Gandhinagar. Through bus booking offers you can get a lot of discount while booking your tickets.