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
Situated in the district of Rajsamand, Kunwariya is a small village in Rajasthan, a state in the west of India. Kunwariya is part of a region that is rich in mineral resources. Granite, Marble and other varieties of stone are found here, hence contributing majorly to the local economy.
Places to Stay
Rajsamand is the closest city and it has many budget options to choose from. Some of them are Mewar Hotel and Resort (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hotel Karni Palace (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Hilend Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Jal Darshan Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500) and Shiv Shakti Kathiyawad Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500).
The official language of Kunwariya is Hindi.
Krishna Janmashtami in September is the most important festival celebrated here.
Places of Interest
The Rajsamand Lake is the Kunwariya’s most prominent landmark. Neighbouring town Sadri is an important pilgrim center of the Jain Community. With 14 important temples there are many for tourists to choose from, but Ranakur Temple and Shri Parshuram Mahadev Mandir are the two important temples.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Kunwariya is the Udaipur airport located 74 km away.
Udaipur Railway Station is the closest major railway station located just 73 km away.
Jay Travels, Rishabh Travels, Chandra Travels, Kalpana Travels, Rajmandir Travels and Parshwanath Travels are some private operators who run daily services to Rajsamand main bus stand. Avail of online bus ticket booking offers whenever you book your tickets through Ticketgoose.com.