A village in Gujarat’s Mahesana district, Vekra is about 51 km away from its capital city, Gandhinagar. Vekra is located 58 km from Dudh Sagar, Asia’s second largest dairy farm. Some of its nearby cities include Kadi (19 km), Viramgam (21 km), Sanand (28 km) and Kalol (33 km).
Places to Stay
Hotels are very basic in Vekra. But Ahmedabad, which is about 47 km from here, has a number of options to choose from. Some of them are Hotel Apple Inn (Tariff –Rs.832), Hotel Blue Diamond (Tariff –Rs.832) and Skylon Hotel (Tariff –Rs.950).
Gujarati is the official language of Vekra.
Holi in March-April, Janmashtami in July-August, Buddha Purnima in September, Navratri in September-October and Diwali in October-November are the most important festivals of Vekra.
Places of Interest
There are several places to visit in and around Vekra, some of them include Kadi (19 km), Viramgam (21 km), Sanand (28 km) and Kalol (33 km).
How to Get There
Ahmedabad Airport, located about 47 km away, is the closest to the village.
The major rail head that connects this town to other cities is the Ahmedabad railway station, which is 46 km away.
Buses are available from Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Modhera and Mehesana. Patel Tours and Travels is one of the top operators on this route. Volvo bus service is available to any popular tourist destinations across India.