Sevaliya is a small town in the westernmost Indian state of Gujarat. The nearest major urban agglomerations are Godhra and Ahmedabad at distances of 30 km east and 104 km west respectively. Another major city, Vadodara, is not too far either and lies at a distance of 75 km south. Those willing to try out Gujarati cuisine, temples and landscape can try this place out.
Places to Stay
Good lodging facilities are available in Vadodara; some of the options which are worth trying out are Hill top Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 900), Tulsi Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1,000), Chandan Mahal Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 600), Radiant Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 900) 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, Dusshera in September-October and Diwali in November.
Places of Interest
The town does not have tourist sites which are worth a visit. There are however a lot of interesting places in Vadodara which are worth visiting. Some of the sites which deserve special mention are Makarpura Palace, Nazarbaug Palace, Laxmi Vilas Palace, Baroda Museum & Picture Gallery, Maharaja Fateh Singh Museum, Sayaji Baug, Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park and others.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Vadodara Airport at a distance of 72 km.
Vadodara Railway Station is the major railway station close to the area, at a distance of 75 km.
State transport buses as well as private buses pass through (or close to) different cities in the region. Buses to the area are readily available from Vadodara as well as Ahmedabad. Before going on a holiday, check out various travel portals and get cheap bus tickets.