Bhandup is one of the oldest suburbs of Mumbai. Only four decades ago, Bhandup was a dense forest but it is one of the prominent locations for real estate developers today. Bhandup also had Asia’s biggest water filtration plant.
Places to Stay
There are plenty of budget accommodation options for visitors such as Hiramani Hotel (Rs.1500), Raj Jog Hotel (Rs.800) Stay Inn Residency (Rs. 700) and Bhavani Hotel (Rs. 500).
A week long annual fair known as Bandra Fair is held in September, Kala Ghoda Arts Festival is held in February and Ganesh Chaturthi is held in the month of September among celebrations of other major festivals of all religions.
Marathi is the primary language spoken. However, English, Hindi and several other languages are understood.
Places to Visit
Gateway of India, Elephanta Caves, Girgaum Chowpatty, Juhu beach and Jehangir Art Gallery are among the places of interest well within 30km among several others.
How to Get There
The Chhatrapati Shivaji Domestic and International Airport are the two main aviation hubs in Mumbai city. It is the second busiest airport of the country which connects passengers to all countries across the world.
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Dadar, Lokmanya Tilak Terminus, Mumbai Central, Bandra Terminus and Borivali station are the 6 major railway stations which connect passengers to cities, towns and villages across the country.
Mumbai is accessible to NH3, NH4, NH8, NH17, NH22. There are several expressways and freeways which make road travel easy and convenient. There are more than 20-30 local operators along with MSTRC who operate smooth bus operations. It is easy to get online bus tickets due to the increase in the number of travel websites
Kamrej is a city in the state of Gujrat. It comes under the Surat district. Kamrej is surrounded by Olpad Taluka and Surat Taluka in the west, Palsana Taluka and Bardoli Taluka in the south. Kamrej houses 111 villages and 58 panchayats. The closest cities to Kamrej are Surat , Ankleshwar , Navsari and Vyara . It is situated at a distance of 270 km from the state capital, Gandhinagar.
Places to Stay
Kamrej doesn’t have any lodging facility available. The nearest place to avail this facility is Surat, 18 km away. Some of the best budget hotels of Surat are Ostria Hotel (Tariff-Rs. 1000), Ashok International Hotel (Tariff-Rs. 500), Citizen Hotel (Tariff-Rs. 500) and Sheetal Plaza Hotel (Tariff-Rs. 900)
The official language of the city is Gujarati. The natives can also understand Sindhi, English, Hindi, Marvadi and Marathi.
The natives of the locality celebrate Navarathri, Deepawali and Teej with great enthusiasm.
Places of Interest
Kamrej is close to many tourist destinations such as Surat (18 km), Navsari (40 km), Ankleshwar (44 km), Bharush (57 km) and Port of Dahej (101 km).
How to Get There
The closest airport to Kamrej is the Bhavnagar airport, 108 km away.
Kamrej doesn’t have its own railway station. The nearest railway stations are Gothanram (9 km), Sayan (9 km), Kosad (10 km) and Utran (12 km). The closest major railway station is Surat (15 km).
Kamrej has its own bus station which connects it to major cities such as Surat, Ahmadabad and Gandhinagar. Some of the tour operators of the area are Shreenath Travellers, Shrinath Travel Agency and Jay Khodiyar Travels. Ticketgoose.com offers several bus ticket booking discount from time to time, avail of it while buying your tickets online.