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
Nesadi in Gujarat is located on the Savar Kundla-Chalala Highway. As it is situated on the highway, it is well connected by road. Nesadi is a part of the Bhavnagar district, which is 126 km away. Some of its nearby cities include Palitana (84 km), Sihor (104 km) and Bhavnagar (126 km). Due to its close proximity to these cities, Nesadi has a number of tourist attractions in and around the village.
Places to Stay
Hotels are very basic in Nesadi. For good budget hotels you will have to travel to Palitana, which is 84 km from here. Some of the hotels in the city include Hotel Shravak (Tariff – Rs.500) and Sumeru Hotel (Tariff – Rs.1,000 onwards).
Gujarati is the official language of Nesadi. Hindi is also spoken in the area.
Some of the important festivals celebrated in Nesadii are Mahashivaratri in February, Holi in March-April, Navratri in September-October and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
Saver Kundla (8 km), Gayatri Mata temple ( 9 km), Babapur (27 km) are some of the places of interests in and around Nesadi.
How to Get There
Keshod Airport in Junagadh, which is 130 km away, is the nearest from the village.
Savar Kundla Railway Station, which is 8 km from here, is the nearest major railhead connecting this village to other cities.
Direct buses are available from Ahmedabad. Shree Jalaram Express is one of the top operators that people depend on while travelling in the region. State-run buses also ply to and fro the village. Book your bus ticket online through Ticketgoose.com.