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
Located 200 km from Ahmadabad in Gujrat, Dahod is a small town on the banks of river Dhudimati. Dahod is also known as Dohad, which means ‘two boundaries.’ The name is based on its geographic position, Dahod is bound by two states - Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan. The population of Dahod comprises of Bhils and Adivasis or tribal people with largest Dawoodi Vohra Samaj in India. It also offers many attractions for visitors to the district that include temples, forts and other historical sites.
Places to Stay
There are many budget hotels in Dahod that offer convenient, hygienic and economical stay options for tourists. Some of them are Hotel Laxmi, Hotel Tribhuvan, Hotel Rama and Hotel Mahavir.
The official language of Dahod is Gujarti but Hindi is also spoken here.
Places of Interest
Dahod has a number of historical sites for tourists to visit. Some of the popular sites include the Fort of Ghaddi, the Historical Bridge,the New Kharod and the Shiv Mandir Bavka. The religious sites include Hanuman Mandir, Najmi Masjid and Hasani Masjid.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Dahod is Vadodara Airport which is 125 km away from Dahod.
The nearest railway station is Dahod Railway station with 50 trains passing through it to other cities of India.
Dahod is well-connected to Ahmedabad, Vadodra and Madhya Pradesh with regular bus services to the main cities of these states. Log on to Ticketgoose.com and get bus booking online to over 4,000 destinations across the country.