All Bus Operators From Gandhinagar to Godhra
Gandhinagar was named after Mahatma Gandhi because the city was constructed on the principles of Gandhi. It is Gujarat, India and is the capital of the state. It was part of the Ahmedabad district until the late 1960s.This city is divided into 30 separate sectors and was formed by roads that were laid in a rectangular grid. Each sector has its own shopping, health and housing colonies. Each sector also has its own community centres.Places to Stay
There are few budget-friendly hotels to stay at in Gandhinagar. Some of them include the Isher International Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1,664), Hotel Kingsway (Tariff- Rs. 484), Hotel Gokul (Tariff- Rs. 500) and Hotel Kamran Palace (Tariff- Rs. 1100.)Language
Gujarati is the official language of Gandhinagar. The other language that is spoken here is Hindi.Events
Navratri is celebrated with great enthusiasm and the Garba(a traditional dance of Gujarat) takes place on every night of this festival. Other events include the Kite Festival during the Uttarayan & Vibrant Gujarat industrial meet that takes place twice a year.Places of Interest
The Akshardham temple, the Adalaj Step-Wells, the Indroda Dinosaur and Fossil Park (000000which is the only dinosaur museum in the country) are the major tourist attractions in Gandhinagar.How to Get ThereAir:
The airport nearest to Gandhinagar is the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport which is located in AhmedabadRail:
The Capital Railway Station was recently developed by the Capital project division and the Gandhinagar Road and Building Department. It is located in Sector 14 and many trains that connect the western zones pass through Gandhinagar.Bus:
Gandhinagar is well-connected to other parts of India by bus. There are several private buses that have buses travelling to and from Gandhinagar. You can book bus tickets
online from Ticketgoose.com, one of the leading bus booking portals.
Godhra is a small town in the state of Gujarat. It also serves as the administrative headquarters for Panchmahal district. Its name is derived from two different Hindi words ‘gou’ and ‘dhara’. ‘Gou’ means cow and ‘dhara’ carries two meanings – one being ‘land’ or ‘hold’ and other being ‘flow’.
Places to Stay
There are few budget hotels available in Godhra. Some of them include Hotel Atithi and Guest House, (Tariff – Rs. 1000) and Hotel City Inn (Tariff – Rs. 1000).
Gujarati is the official language of Godhra. The other language spoken here is Hindi.
Navratri, Deepavali, Uttarayan (Kite festival), Holi, Rakhsabandhan, Janmashtami, Ganesh Chaturthi are celebrated with great fervour and pomp here. On Janmashtami, a fair is held at the Ankleshwar Mahadev temple.
Places of Interest
Godhra is famous for its natural hot water springs which have medicinal values. It attracts a number of tourists from all over India. Other must see places are Kanelav Talav, Ram Sagar Talav, Vaishanav temples i.e. two temples of Lord Gokulanathji and Vaishnav Sampraday (Vaisnal society), and one each for Lord Gusaiji and Lord Mahaprabhuji, Rathanpur, Old Methodist Church, the Jhakurkhan Ara Masjid, and the Bohora Masjid.
How to Get There
The nearest airport to Godhra is in Vadodara (62.9 km).
The Godhra Junction connects Godhra to various other towns and major cities in Gujarat.
Godhra is well connected by state run and other private buses. Online booking of bus tickets have made ticket booking very convenient.
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