Tankariya is a village in Bharuch district of Gujarat. It is 22 km from Bharuch and 199 km from its capital city, Gandhinagar. Jhagadia, Vagra, Sitpon, Pipaliya, Karjan, and Bharuch surround Tankariya. Nearby cities are Padra, Karjan, Bharuch, and Ankleshwar. It normally gets humid due to its close proximity to the Arabian Sea. There is a lake in Tankariya, which is worth visiting.
Places to Stay
Hotels are very basic in Tankariya, but budget hotels are available in Bharuch within Rs.1,000. Some of them include Hotel Favoureat, Hotel Ashriwad, Hotel Nyay Mandir, and Hotel Corona.
The official language here is Gujarati.
The most important festivals celebrated here are Kite Festival held in January, Holi during February- March, Janmashtami celebrated during July-August, and Diwali during October-November.
Places of Interest
There are many temples around Bharuch, 22 km from Tankariya. Some of them are Swaminarayan Temple (2 km), Nilkanth Mahadev Mandir (21 km), and Bhrigu Rishi Temple (1.2 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport is in Vadodara (75 km).
Jambusar railway station is 15.4 km from Tankariya.
There are daily buses from nearby cities to Tankariya. TicketGoose.com is a well-known online bus booking site of India where you can book bus tickets to more than 4,000 destinations.