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
Pavthi is a village in Talaja of Bhavnagar district, Gujarat. This village lies on the Sartanpur-Bandar route and also near Mahuva-Bhavnagar Highway. Bhavnagar is 56 km away from Pavthi and Gandhinagar, its capital city, is located 251 km away. Its nearby cities that connect Pavthi are Palitana, Talaja, Sihor, and Mahuva.
Places to Stay
There are no hotels in Pavthi. Tourists visiting this village, tend to book hotels in Bhavnagar. Some of the hotels located here are Mausam Hotel (Tariff – Rs.988), Hotel Apollo (Tariff – Rs.1,000), Blue Diamond Hotel (Tariff – Rs.900), and Hotel Sunlight (Tariff – Rs.400).
The languages spoken in Pavthi are Gujarati, Hindi, and English.
The important festivals celebrated in Pavthi are Kite Festival in January, Maha Shivratri in February-March, Holi in March, Janmashtami and Ganesh Chaturthi held in August, and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
As Pavthi is located near the sea, it is a pleasant place for a quick getaway. Bhavnagar is another attraction nearby. Places of interest around Bhavnagar are Victoria Park and the Gaurishankar Lake located within 4 km, Lakhanka Dam 12 km away, and Nilambag Palace located 3 km away from Bhavnagar.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Bhavnagar Airport, 55 km away from Pavthi.
There is no railway station located in Pavthi. Palitana Railway Station, located 39 km away from this village, is the nearest railway station.
Pavithi is well connected to other nearby cities and villages. This has helped build up the economy of the village. There are private bus operators such as Jay Khodiyar Travels that offer buses from Surat to Pavithi. Log on to Ticketgoose.com and get a cheap bus ticket.