Anjar is a one of the earlist towns in the Kutch district of Gujarat. Its history stretches back over 1400 years to around 650 AD. It is located about 40km from Kandla port in the southern part of the district. Due to its proximity to the Desert of Kutch, the climate in Anjar is very dry.
Places to Stay
It's difficult to find places to stay here and it's usually more useful to have a local contact or find a tour operator to organize it for you.
Festivals like Holi, Sharad Purnima, Ram Navami, Navaratri, HindolaMahotsava, Diwali, and Eid are celebrated in town.
Gujarati is the local language spoken in Anjar. Kutchi and Hindi are commonly used languages.
Places to Visit
The interesting places to visit in Anjar are Shree Swaminarayan Temple at Sawaser Naka, Jesal-Toral Samadhi and BhidBhanjanMahadev Temple all located within a 25 km radius.
How to Get There
The closest airport is Kandla airport at a distance of approximately 8 km. Bhuj Airport is 40km, also convenient. Direct flights to Mumbai are available
Anjar station is connected by train to cities such Pune, Delhi, Mumbai and Jaipur. Although not a major station, most trains passing through stop at Anjar for a brief period.
Anjar is connected to cities such as Ahmedabad, Baroda, Udaipur and Indore by road. The best bus operators that offer quality service include H.K Travels, GSRTC and TicketGoose.com, a leading Online Bus Ticket Booking Service, provides low price, high quality options for bus travellers. Travel websites offer discount on bus ticket booking, especially during the festive season.
Khedbrahma is a city in the Sabarkantha district of Gujarat in India. It is famous for its ancient and mythological connections. The population of the city is considered to be 25,547. A majority of its population are Adivasis. Khedbrahma stands out thanks to its literacy rate, the average literacy rate of this city is 65 percent which is more than that of the whole nation.
Places to Stay
One will be able to find good accommodations near Khedbrahma. Some of the hotels that will be able to accommodate you are - Hotel Vishram( tariff 1000-2000) Yorkshire inn( tariff 1000-1500), Hotel Aradhana (tariff 1000-3800)
Gujarati and Hindi are the languages that are spoken in the city.
Kite Flying is the festival that is celebrated every year on the 14th of February.
Places of Interest
The Lord Brahma Temple and Aditi Steepwall(165 km from Khedbrahma to Pushkar), Ambika Temple (Khedbrahma) - is famous for the Bhadarvi Purnima festival that takes place in the months of September-October.
How to Get There
There is no airport in Khedbrahma. The nearest airport to Khedbrahma is the Dabok airport. (93 km)
It has one railway station ( Khedbrahma Railway Station) with two trains a day connecting all the parts in and around Khedbrahma.
There are many bus operators that provide bus services to travellers. Various bus operators such as Gujarat Travels run their buses from Khedbrahma. Avail of online bus tickets through Ticketgoose.com when plan your holiday.