Ankleshwar is a city in the Bharuch district of Gujarat. It is 10 km from Bharuch. It is known for its industrial township called GIDC. It has also held an office of ONGC – Oil and Natural gas Corporation Limited. The city has over 1000chemical plants that produce pesticides, pharmaceuticals, chemicals and paints. It has a population of over 80,000 with a very high literacy rate both among men and women.
Places to Stay
There are plenty of accommodation options for visitors catering to all low and mid range budgets and tastes such as Shalimar Hotel, Hotel Apex, Horizon Hotel and Plaza Hotel. These fall within a range of Rs 1000 to Rs 1800.
NavratriMahotsav, International Kite festival on 14th January, Holi, Diwali, BhadraPurnima Fair during August and September, ShamlajiMelo during November, VathnaMela in November and TrineteshwarMahadev Fair during September.
Guajarati is the primary language spoken. However, English and Hindi are understood.
Places to Visit
Mumbai has several beaches, architectural buildings, religious sites, museums and other attractions.
How to Get There
At a distance of 63 km, is Surat airport which offers reasonable connectivity to several cities across the country.
Ankleshwar Railway station is 2 km from the city. Wider connectivity to major towns and cities is available from this station.
NH8 connects Ankleshwar to Mumbai and Delhi. Neeta Travels, Shrinath Travel Agency, MarutiNandan Travels and GSRTC carry smooth bus operations. Several bus booking portals provide online bus booking offers to lure their customers
Badnawar is one of the holy places in Madhya Pradesh. It is located in the district of Dhar in India. It is said that Badnawar got its name from Buddha Nagar, which is also a name of Shri Gautam Buddha. There are beautiful temples like Kalika Mata Temple, Shree Siyajeet Hanuman Temple and Shri Chintaman Ganesh Temple in the city. Badnawar lies towards the border, close to the Kutch region. The nearby famous places are Nagda, Rajgarh and Ratlam.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Badnawar. Some of them are Roopmati Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hotel Star Palace (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hotel Royal Residency (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Hotel Monarch (Tariff – Rs. 500).
The official language of Badnawaris Hindi. Other languages spoken are Punjabi, Sindhi and English.
The important festivals of Badnawar are Navrathri (October), Diwali (November), Holi (March) and Dusshera (October).
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Badnawar. Some of them are Nagda (30 km from Badnawar), Ratlam (44 km), Badnagar (17 km) and Depalpur (41 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport is Indore Airport (77 km) from the city.
The closest major railway station is Ratlam Railway Station (44 km) from the city.
Badnawar has direct road connectivity to Dhar. It is located at a distance of 51 km from the Badnawar city. The nearest bus stand is the Badnawar Bus Station at a distance of 1 km. There are local buses that commute from Badnawar to nearby cities. Online bus reservation facility has made the process of bus booking in India very convenient.