Jaliya, a small village in Gujarat’s Amreli district is sandwiched between agricultural fields. This village is located in a rocky terrain, which would be an ideal place for trekking and other adventure activities. There are many ancient temples and lakes that dot this region. A few of the neighbouring cities are Amreli, Savarkundla, Lathi and Junagadh.
Places to Stay
There are no budget hotels available in Jailya. For budget hotels, one has to travel to Bhavnagar, which is 62 km away. Some of the hotels here are Hotel White Rose (Tariff-Rs.682), Shital Guest House (Tariff-Rs.171) and Hotel Krishna (Tariff-Rs.231).
The languages spoken in Jaliya are Gujarati and Hindi.
The important festivals celebrated in Jaliya are the Kite Festival in January, Holi in March, Janmashtami in August, Ganesha Chaturthi in August-September and Diwali in November.
Places of Interest
Some of the major tourist attractions in this region are Palitana (35 km), Bhalvav (5 km), Dhakan Kunda (15 km) and Khakhariya (20 km) away from Jaliya.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is located in Vadodara, which is 254 km away from Jaliya.
Jaliya Railway Station is situated 24 km away from the main village and connects this village to all major cities.
There are many state-run and private buses that run to and fro nearby cities and towns. GSRTC run buses connecting the village of Jaliya to all cities and towns in Gujarat. Travellers can make use of online bus tickets booking facility provided by a number of travel websites.
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