Jambuda, a remote village situated along the coastal region, is a great weekend getaway in Gujarat’s Jamnagar district. This village has a lot of nearby attractions such as bird sanctuary, beaches and dams and lakes. Those visiting Jambuda can also travel to Kalavad, Gandhidham, Adipur and Jamnagar that are located nearby.
Places to Stay
For budget hotels, visit Jamnagar, which is 19 km away from Jambuda where there are comfortable hotels. These hotels are Kanku Hotel (Tariff – Rs.564), Hotel Ashiana (Tariff – Rs.333) and Jay Khodiyar Guest House (Tariff – Rs.175).
The official language spoken in Jambuda is Gujarati. People here also speak in Hindi.
The most celebrated festivals in Jambuda are the Kite Festival in January, Maha Shivratri in February, Holi in March, Janmashtami in August, Ganesha Chaturthi in August-September, Dussehra in September-October and Diwali during October-November.
Places of Interest
There are some major tourist attractions in and around Jambuda. The attractions are Khijadiya Bird Sanctuary (18 km), Balachadi Beach (10 km), Balachadi Poonam Beach (9 km), Rozi Environmental Park (26 km), Vijarkhi Dam (16 km), Lakhota Lake (18 km) and Dhrangada, 20 km away from Jambuda.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is located in Vadodara, which is 369 km away from this village.
There is no railway station in Jambuda. The closest railway station is situated in Alia Bada, which is about 9 km away from the village of Jambuda.
There are numerous buses travelling to and fro neighbouring cities and towns. There are some private bus operators such as Neeta Tours & Travels and Patel Tours & Travels that run Volvo A/C buses from Ahmedabad to Jambuda. Ticketgoose.com is one of the best portals from where you can book bus online.
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