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
Kotda is located in the Udaipur district of Rajasthan. This tourist destination town is known for its ancient Hindu temples. The weather condition is slightly different from rest of climate in this dessert region. The locals are helpful and easy going people.
Place to stay
Hotels are very basic in Kotda. However, Banswara, which is about 35 km away, has plenty of budget hotels to choose from like Sai International Hotel (Tariff- Rs. 500 onwards), Nayak Palace Hotel (Tariff- Rs. 650) and Surya Palace Hotel (Tariff- Rs. 400 onwards).
The main language of Kotda is Rajasthani. The other languages that are widely spoken and understood are Hindi and Gujarati.
The main event of Kotda is the local market that is visited by domestic and international tourist to grab traditional handicrafts and textiles unique to the
Place of Interest
There are several places of interests in Kotda. They are a few ancient Hindu temples and ruined Forts of the Rajput era.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Kotda is located in Udaipur. This airport is well connected with direct flights from major cities of India.
There is no train station in Kotda and the nearest station is located in Jhamar Kota which is at a distance of 28 km from Kotda.
The town of Kotda is well connected by private busses to major and minor towns and cities of surrounding Udaipur. To book bus tickets online, you can log on to www.ticketgoose.com.