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
Satlasana is a village in Gujarat and is situated at an elevation of 243 m above sea-level. It is the headquarters of its taluka and comes under the Mahesana district. The weather in Satlasana is pleasant for most of the year. Only one or two months in the summer become unbearably hot. Kheralu, Khedbrahma, Idar and Vadnagar are some of the cities near Satlasana.
Places to Stay
Satlasana does not have many options for accommodation. Visitors can stay at a few homestays that are available. More information about these homestays can be obtained in person. Visitors can look for hotels in the cities near Satlasana.
The official language of Satlasana is Gujarati. The other languages that are spoken here include English and Hindi.
Navratri which falls in the month of October is celebrated with great fervour here.
Places of Interest
Some tourist spots in and around Satlasana are Danta Ambaji (19 km from Satlasana), Mount Abu (70 km from Satlasana) and Banas Kantha (79 km from Satlasana.)
How to Get There
The airport nearest to Satlasana is the Ahmedabad airport which is 121 km away.
The nearest major railway station is the Abu Junction which is situated at a distance of 56 km from Satlasana.
Satlasana has a bus stand of its own with buses that commute to places nearby such as Surat, Ankleshwar and Baruch (among others.)Private operators such as Ghanshyam Travels are popular on these routes. If you book your tickets online, look out for bus ticket booking coupons and save a lot of money.