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
Rathali, a town in Haryana’s Yamuna Nagar district, is 73 km away from its capital city, Chandigarh. Its proximity to some places of tourist interest in Himachal Pradesh makes Rathali an alluring town. Kala Amb (26 km), Mogi Nand (28 km) and Nahan (40 km) are some of the attractions nearby. Some of the cities located close to this town include Yamuna Nagar (48 km), Babiyal (54 km) and Ambala (61 km).
Places to Stay
In terms of accommodation, Rathali does not have many options for tourists. However, its district headquarters, Yamuna Nagar, has a couple of options. Some of them are Prince Hotel (Tariff – Rs.700), Hotel Relax (Tariff – Rs.600) and Hotel Mayur (Tariff – Rs.500).
The languages spoken here are Hindi and Punjabi.
Lohri in January, Holi in March-April, Navratri in September-October and Diwali in October-November are some of the festivals celebrated in Rathali.
Places of Interest
Rathali does not have much to offer its tourists. But some of the places worth visiting around Rathali are Kala Amb (26 km), Mogi Nand (28 km) and Nahan (40 km).
How to Get There
Chandigarh Airport located 70 km away is the closest to the town.
Ambala Cantt Railway Station, which is 58 km from here, is the major railhead connecting this place to other cities.
Buses are available from Ambala. Jay Khodiyar Travels is one of the top operators catering to passengers plying its buses on this route. You can book bus online from various bus booking websites.