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
Rajsamand is a town and a district of Rajasthan, India. It is famous for its artificial lake built by Rana Raj Singh of Mewar. The lake is called Rajsamand Lake and was built during the 17th century. The town of Rajsamand is the administrative headquarters of Rajsamand district. Rajsamand is surrounded by Ajmer district in the north, Bhilwara district in the east, Udaipur district in the south and Pali district in the west. It falls under the Udaipur division.
Places to Stay
There are many budget hotels to stay in. Some of them are Vallabh Darshan Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 600), Gokul Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1200 to Rs. 1500) and Vandana Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 600).
Hindi is the official language spoken in Rajsamand. Other languages spoken are Mewari and Rajasthani.
Gangaur fair is held in Rajsamand in the month of March/April every year.
Places of Interest
The temples in Rajsamand include Charbhuja and Shrinathji temples. Nearby places to visit are Udiapur (60 km away), Ranakpur (40 km away), Sadri (52 km away), Kankroli, Bali (62 km away), Nathdwara (15 km away), Emri, Mundol and Bhana.
How to Get There
The closest airport to Rajsamand is the Maharana Pratap Airport situated at Dabok. It is around 53 km away from Rajsamand.
Kankroli Railway Station is the nearest railway station to Rajsamand which is at a distance of 5 km away. But the major one is Udaipur Railway Station located 63 km away from Rajsamand
Rajsamand is well-connected by road to all major towns and cities. The best tour operators are Laxmi Travels and Kalpana Travels that offer good experience for passengers. Through bus booking offers you can get a lot of discount while booking your tickets.