Straddling two worlds, representing the traditional and modern, Ahmedabad clearly reinforces its rich culture and tradition that is visible in its historical places that offer tourists’ unique glimpses into its illustrious past.
Tourist Spots in Ahmedabad
Ahmedabad is a city that is characterized by impressive monuments, beautiful lakes, lush greenery and there is no dearth of interesting places to see in and around the city.
- Kankaria Lake
- Chandola Lake
- Sabarmati Ashram
- Hussain Doshi Gufa
- Bhadra Fort
- Dada Hari Vav
- Jhulta Minar
- Sarkhej Roza
- Teen Darwaza
- Ahmed Shah Mosque
- Akshardham Temple
- Hathee Singh Temple
Shopping Attractions in Ahmedabad
CG Road, Ashram Road, Law Garden, and Relief Road are some places where one can easily find exciting deals on colourful fabrics, jewellery, handcrafted items, wooden furniture’s, potteries and so forth. However, the best part about shopping in Ahmedabad is that one can shop according to one’s budget and choice.
Eating Out in Ahmedabad
Ahmedabad offers a fine blend of both inexpensive and upscale restaurants that offer the best food and wines to their patrons. Some of the popular dining places in the city include:
- Nita International
- Havmor Restaurant
Hotels in Ahmedabad
Tourists can easily find decent accommodation at affordable rates in Ahmedabad. However, if one desires world-class comforts and amenities, the following hotels would stand up to your expectations:-
- Cama Hotel Ahmedabad
- Pride Hotel Ahmedabad
- Comfort Inn President – Ahmedabad
- Toran Gandhi Ashram Guest House Ahmedabad
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Preferred Airlines to Ahmedabad from UK
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Airports in Ahmedabad
Situated 15kms northeast of Ahmedabad and about 20km south of Gandhinagar, the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Airport serves as the doorway to the invigorating city of Ahmedabad. The airport is considered to be the seventh busiest airport in India handling more than a hundred aircraft movements a day.
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Best time to Visit Ahmedabad
October to March is the best time to explore the city of Ahmedabad when the weather is just perfect to explore the city all day long.
Transport in Ahmedabad
Ahmedabad is famous for its robust Bus Rapid Transit System that has improved intra-city transport to a large extent. Besides this, one can find autos, buses, shared autos, private vehicles plying in the city which tourist can avail at very affordable rates.