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
Nandgaon is a very beautiful tourist attraction. It is a small city as well as a municipal council in the Indian state of Maharashtra. Nandgaon is the most popular railway station along the Bombay-Bhusaval section of the Central Railways. Nandgoan lies in the north-east area of Nashik and is also connected to the Ellora Caves. Nandgaon has grown a lot fairly in the last half a decade and has brought in a lot of commercialisation and prosperity.
Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Nandgaon. Some of them are Hotel Vaishali (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Savitha Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000), Someshwar Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Happy Times Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 500).
The official language of Nandgaon is Marathi. Other languages spoken are English and Hindi.
One important festival of Nandgaon is a fair held in the Parshvantha Temple every year.
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in and around Nandgaon. Some of them are Ammcha Dargah (10 kms from Nandgaon), Asaba Masjid (29 kms from Nandgaon), Ekvira temple (30 kms from Nashik) and Parsvantha Temple (20 kms from Nandgaon).
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Nandgaon is the Chikkalthana Airport. Nandgaon is about 80 kms from Chikkalthana Airport.
Nandgaon is well connected to major cities of India through regular trains from the Nandgaon Railway Station.
Nandgaon is well connected by road via Borivali and Nashik. Buses between Borivali and Nandgaon are frequently used and the distance between these two places is 96 kms. There are various operators who provide bus services to Nandgaon. Bus ticket booking discount coupons are available online on several bus booking portals. Make use of them while booking your tickets.