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
A small village in the Kheragarh Tehsil of the Agra District in Uttar Pradesh, Lalpur is situated at a distance of 36 km from district headquarters Agra, 4 km from Kheragarh, and 358 km from state capital Lucknow. Lalpur belongs to the Agra Division. It shares its border with Akola Tehsil in north, Dhaulpur Tehsil in south, Saiyan tehsil in east, and Fatehpur Sikri Tehsil in west. Cities near Lalpur are Fatehpur Sikri, Shamsabad, Agra, Rajakhera, and Acggnera.
Places to Stay
Hotel Vanshika Palace (Tariff – Rs. 500), Hotel Vrindavan (Tariff – Rs. 1000), and Goverdhan Tourist Complex Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000) are some good budget hotels available near Lalpur.
Hindi is the local language of Lalpur.
10 day Taj Mahotsav festival held in February-March every year at Shilpgram.
Places of Interest
Agra (35 km), Shilpgram (38 km), Bharatpur (45 km), and Fatehpur Sikri (28 km) are some places of interest around Lalpur.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Lalpur city is the Kheria Airport, located 30 km from the village.
Jajau Railway Station is the nearest railway station, located at a distance of 8 km from village. However, Agra Cantt Railway Station is the nearest major railway station, 32 km from Lalpur.
Lalpur is well connected to nearby cities by road. Hari BrothersBus Services, Sai Tour & Travels, and State Transport buses are some of the best private and state bus operators that ply on this route. Ticketgoose.com has several operators on its site that enables bus booking in India.