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
Jetalsar is a small village in Gujarat. It comes under the Jetpur Taluka in Rajkot District. Jetalsar is surrounded by Dhoraji Taluka in the west, Jamkandorna Taluka towards north, Kunkavav -Vadia Taluka towards the east and Bhesan Taluka down south. Some of the nearby cities to the village are Junagadh, Upleta, Manavadar and Keshod. It is at a distance of 315 km from the state capital, Gandhinagar.
Places to Stay
Jetalsar doesn’t have any lodging facility available. The nearest place to find this facility is Junagadh, 30 km away. Some of the best budget hotels identified are Swagat Guest House (Tariff-Rs. 400), Relief Hotel (Tariff-Rs. 500), Hotel Harmony (Tariff-Rs. 800), The Lotus Hotel (Tariff-Rs. 1400)
The official language of the village is Gujarati.
The natives of the village celebrate Deepawali and Navaratri with lot of enthusiasm.
Places of Interest
Jetalsar is situated close to many tourist destinations. The hills of Girnar and Somnath temple (28 km), Junagadh (29 km), Shri Swaminarayan Mandir of Gondal, Sasan Gir national park and the beaches of Chorwad are also close by.
How to Get There
The closest airport to Jetalsar is the Rajkot airport, 75 km away.
The Jetalsar station is a rather busy one and comes under the Bhavnagar division of Western railway.
Jetalsar has its own bus station which connects it to major cities such as Vadodara, Ankleshwar and Bharuch. The tour operators here are Patel Tours and Travels, VRL Travels and Aakash Travels. When you are booking your tickets through Ticketgoose.com, look out for bus ticket coupons and save money.