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
Petlawad is a small city in the Jhabua district of Madhya Pradesh. It comes under the division of Indore. Petlawad is situated 40 km towards the north away from the district headquarters Jhabua. It is also the Tehsil headquarter. Petlawad is surrounded by the Tehsils of Thandla and Meghnagar on the west, and Rama and Jhabua on the south. It was selected for the establishment of Mahi dam project.
Places to Stay
Some of the good hotels in Jhabua are Hotel Shanti Niketan (Tariff-Rs. 450), Tourist Motel (Tariff-Rs. 350), and Natural Residency (Tariff-Rs. 500).
Hindi, Devanagari, and Bhilali are some the main languages spoken here in Petlawad.
Bhagoriya Haat, Holi, Dussehra, and Diwali are some of the main festivals celebrated by the villages in Jhabua district.
Places of Interest
Nikantheshwar Temple, Mahi Dam (75 km), Madareshwar Shiva Shrine (75 km), Diablab Lake (75 km).
How to Get There
There are no airports in Petlawad. The nearest airport to Petlawad is the Indore Airport (122 km).
There are no railway stations in Petlawad. The nearest railway station to Petlawad is the Amargarh Railway Station. The major railway station near Petlawad is the Ratlam Junction which is 49 km away from the city.
The nearest bus stop to Petlawad is at a distance of 24.3 km. Bus operators such as Hans Travels provide excellent bus services to passengers travelling to and from Petlawad. When you opt for Ticketgoose.com’s online bus ticket booking facility ensure that you check out for discount coupons.