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
Chanasma is a taluka based in Patan district of Gujarat. It is located 90 km from Gandhinagar and 17 km from Patan. Chanasma has 72 villages and approximately 60 panchayat. The taluka is encircled by Patan towards North, Bechraji towards south, Unjha towards east and Harji towards west. Some of the nearby cities to Chanasma include Mahesana, Sidhpur and Unjha.
Places to Stay
Chanasma offers several good lodges and home stays to its visitors. People visiting Chanasma often stay at Patan. Some of the budget hotels in Patan include Hotel Alfa (Tariff–Rs. 500), and Hotel Siddhiraj Palace (Tariff – Rs. 1000).
The official spoken language of Chanasma is Gujarati. Hindi is also spoken in Chanasma.
Festivals that are celebrated in Chanasma include Navratri (November), Diwali (November), Holi (March), and the Kite Festival (January).
Places of interest
Chanasma has limited number of tourist destinations. Some of the places around Chanasma include Ahmedabad (91 km), Patan (18 km), and Mahesana (35 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Chanasma is the Ahmedabad airport. It is approximately 99 km away from Chanasma.
Chanasma has its own railway station. Regular trains to different cities run from this junction.
Chanasma is well connected with other Indian cities through buses. Some of the best bus operators that offer good experience for passengers include HK Travels, Jain Travels and Mahasagar Travels. You can book bus tickets online from Ticketgoose.com, one of the leading bus booking portals.