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
Dudhala is a village that is situated in the Jafrabad tehsil in the district of Amreli, Gujarat. Amreli is the district headquarters located 59 km south of Dudhala and 20 km from Dhari. Jaljivadi, Savarkundla, Trambakpur, Una, Hirava, Sarasiya, Rajula, Lasa and Amreli are some of the cities and villages that are located near Dudhala. Dudhala is bound by the Khambha taluka in the south, the Saverkundla taluka in the east, the Visavadar taluka in the west and the Bagasara taluka in the north.
Places to Stay
The most popular hotels to stay at that are located near Dudhala include The Gateway Hotel Gir Forest (Tariff - Rs. 500 to Rs. 1000), Gir Jungle Lodge (Tariff - Rs. 500 to Rs. 1000) and Hotel Harmony (Tariff - Rs. 750.)
Gujarati is the most commonly spoken language in Dudhala. Hindi is also spoken by the people here.
Makar Sankranti is a big festival celebrated with kite flying during the month of December.
Places of Interest
Dudhala has many tourist attractions in and around it. These include Sasan Gir (53 km), Savarkundla (37 km), Una (42 km), Rajula (47 km), Amreli (57 km), Dhari (20 km), Khambha (24 km) and Girnar (82 km.)
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Diu Airport which is located 58 km from the town.
The Dhari Jn is the nearest railhead to Dudhala and is located at 19 km away.
Dudhala is well-connected to major cities of Rajasthan and other parts of India by road. Many private buses ply from Dudhala to Rajula, Amreli, Rajasthan, Gandhinagar and Dhari (among others.) Some of the best private bus operators in this region are Jay Khodiyar Bus Service and Gujarat Travels. Book your tickets online by comparing the bus ticket prices from several bus booking portals.