A village in Gujarat’s Junagadh district, Kalsari is about 49 km away from its district headquarters. Its capital city, Gandhinagar, is about 344 km from here. There are several places for tourists to visit in and around the area, including Satadhar (12 km), Ambalaj Dam (12 km) and Khodiyar Dam (40 km). Some of the cities located near the village include Keshod (64 km), Savar Kundla (68 km) and Amreli (84 km).
Places to Stay
Tourists have a number of accommodation facilities in Kalsari. Hotel Avadh (Tariff – Rs.828), Hotel Somnath Tariff – Rs. 646), Hotel Sapphire (Tariff – Rs. 678), and Hotel Krishna (Tariff – Rs.526) are some of the options worth checking out.
Gujarati and Hindi are widely spoken in Kalsari.
Holi in March-April, Janmashtami in July-August, Buddha Purnima in September, Navratri in September-October and Diwali in October-November are the most important festivals of Kalsari.
Places of Interest
There are several places to visit in and around Kalsari, some of them include Dhari (33 km), Kamaleshwer Dam (38 km), Bagasara (40 km) and Gir National Park (41 km).
How to Get There
Diu Airport (125 km) is the nearest airport from the village.
Amreli Junction Railway Station (75 km) is the major railway station that connects this village to other towns and cities.
There are buses from Amreli, Savar Kundla, Navsari and Keshod. Jay Khodiyar Bus Service is one of the top operators on this route. State-run buses are also available. Travellers prefer getting to their desired holiday destination by a Volvo bus.
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