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
Bhadrajun is considered to be an historically important village. It is situated in the Jalore district of Rajasthan. The village is well-known for the Bhadrajun Fort which was built by the Rathore kings of Marwar. It is located at the distance of 97 km from Jodhpur. It is very well-connected to places like Jalore (54 km) and Udaipur (200 km.) It is 618 km from Delhi. It is present in the Ahore tehsil, the headquarters of which is at a distance of 30 km.
Places to Stay
There are good, budget-frienldy hotels near Bhadrajun. Some of them are Hotel Bhadrajun Fort (Tariff - Rs. 1550), Chanoud Garh (Tariff –Rs. 1000) and the Havelli Heritage at Ahore (Tariff – Rs. 950.)
The official language of Bhadrajun is Rajasthani. The other language that is spoken here is Hindi.
The Brij festival which is also known as Holi is celebrated with great enthusiasm in March. The festival of Teej falls in the period between July and August, and the Gangaur Festival in March is also quite popular.
Places of Interest
Bhadrajun Fort is very famous in this part of the state and attracts tourist from all over India. It is 2000 feet above sea level.
How to Get There
The airport nearest to Bhadrajun is the Jodhpur Airport which is at a distance of 75.3 km.
The Jodhpur railway station is the closest one to Bahdrajun and is at a distance of 89 km from it.
There are daily buses that connect to Jalore, Pali, Sumerpur, Falna, Norva, Goindla, Rama, Panchota and Bala. To make use of cheap bus ticket booking facility on Ticketgoose.com book your tickets in advance.