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
Devgarh is one of the very most popular travel destinations located in the district of Rajsamand in the state of Rajasthan. The people of this town mostly wear traditional clothes like Ghagra Choli and Dhoti Kurta in the summer season. This city is famous for its luxurious heritage resorts which offer a very picturesque view of the city and Marwari Havelis. The nearby famous places are Sadri, Sojat, and Bali.
Places to Stay
There are a few good budget hotels in Devgarh. Some of them are Devgarh Mahal Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Fort Seengh Sagar (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Yashoda International (Tariff – Rs. 1000), and Hotel Sita (Tariff – Rs. 500).
The official language of Devgarh is Rajasthani. Other languages spoken are Hindi, Marwari, and English.
The important festivals of Devgarh are Diwali in November, Dusshera in October, Maha Shivrathri in March, and Makar Sankranthi in January.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Devgarh. Some of them are Ranakpur (67 km), Nathdwara (73 km), Udaipur (120 km), and Kumbhalgarh (79 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Dabok Airport (112 km).
The nearest railway station is the Devgarh Madriya Railway Station which is located in the city.
Devgarh has direct road connectivity to Rajsamand. The distance between these cities by road is 54 km. The nearest bus stand is Devgarh Bus Station at a distance of 1 km from the city. There are options for regular local travellers to commute by buses that travel from Devgarh to the nearby places. Tourists can book tickets in advance from travel operators like KP Travels or Sharma Travels. Ticketgoose.com’s bus reservation facility has never been easier through its mobile apps.