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
Morjar is a small village in Kutch district of Gujarat. The Dhari-Amreli Highway, Zar Road and Manavav Road pass through this region. Kutch is 436 km away from this village and its capital, Gandhinagar, is 303 km away. Some of its neighbouring cities include Mandvi, Gandhidham, Bhuj and Adipur.
Places to Stay
There are no hotels in this village. However, there are good budget hotels in Amreli, which is 33 km away from Morjar. Two such hotels are Goodluck Guest House (Tariff – Rs.200) and Hotel Darshan (Tariff – Rs.700).
The languages spoken in Morjar are Gujarati, Sindhi, Kutchi and Hindi.
The most celebrated festivals in Morjar are Maha Shivratri in February, Holi in March, Janmashtami held during July and August, Ganesh Chaturthi during August-September, Navratri in October and Diwali during October-November.
Places of Interest
There are many tourist destinations around Morjar such as temples, lakes and parks. These are located in Mityala Gir National Park (43 km), Khodiyar Lake (12 km), Savar Kundla (24 km) and Bagasara 31 km away from Morjar.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is located in Bhuj, which is 370 km away from Morjar.
Morjar does not have any railway station. The nearest railway station, Chalala Railway Station, is within 7 km from Morjar.
There are well networked bus routes connecting Morjar to nearby cities and towns. Jay Khodiyar Bus Services provides daily buses to this village from Surat. Avail of bus booking offer when you book your tickets through TicketGoose’s mobile apps.