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Ahmedabad Travel Guide

The vibrant and colourful Gujarati people and their love for fun, music and food is what makes this city a wonderful, enchanting and lively city. The city of Ahmedabad is home to ...........

The vibrant and colourful Gujarati people and their love for fun, music and food is what makes this city a wonderful, enchanting and lively city. Ahmedabad or ‘Amdavad’ is the regarded as the seventh largest city of India. Located on the banks of the Sabarmati River, Ahmedabad is a perfect blend of modern vibrant culture and a glorious historical past. The old walled city has beautiful lanes with intricately carved wooden ‘havelis’ (mansions). Ahmedabad tourism has got many tourist attractions to offer that range from monuments to amusement parks due to which thousands of tourists throng this beautiful city .

Nestled in the heart of Gujarat, the city has several buildings that showcases India’ architectural style, built in the Indo-Saracen style (a blend of Hindu and Islamic architecture). The city of Ahmedabad is home to some of the most renowned centers of higher learning. The National Institute of Design is an internationally acclaimed institution and one of the leading multi-disciplinary institutions in the field of design education. The Indian Institute of Management which is regarded as one of the foremost institutes of the country and is globally recognized for its business management studies. American architect Louis Kahn has designed the entire campus.

Ahmedabad Textile Industry Research Association is regarded as one of the top institutions of the country that is involved in research on textiles. The Ahmedabad travel guide gives all the details about the city.

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How to Reach Ahmedabad
Ahmedabad, the largest city in the Indian state of Gujarat, is known for its lovely lakes, old monuments, excellent museums and fabulous night markets. Some of the city's must visit tourist attractions include Sabarmati Ashram, Kankaria Lake, Sabarmati Riverfront, Hathee Singh Jain Temple and Sarkhej Roja. Being an important leisure as well as business travel destination, Ahmedabad is well-connected to other major cities of India by air, road and rail.

How to Reach Ahmedabad by Air: Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport connects the city to all major domestic and international destinations. One of the busiest airports in Gujarat, it is located around 14 km away from the city centre. Travellers can easily book a pre-paid taxi or a cab from the airport to reach any part of the city.
 
How to Reach Ahmedabad by Road: Ahmedabad is connected by road to major Indian cities like Mumbai, Pune, Surat, Shirdi, Gandhinagar and Udaipur via Ahmedabad Municipal Transport Service (AMTS) and interstate bus services. From Mumbai to Ahmedabad, it takes around 9 to 10 hours to cover the road distance of around 530 km via NH 8.
 
How to Reach Ahmedabad by Rail: Located at Kalupur area, at a distance of around 6 km from the city centre, Ahmedabad railway station, also known as Kalupur Station, connects the city to all major cities of India like Delhi, Jaipur, Mumbai, Goa, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Patna etc. Travellers can avail services of buses, taxis and rickshaws from the station, in order to reach any part of the city.

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48 hours before departure of train - Rupees 120 12 hours before departure of train - 25% of base fare subject to minimum Rupees 120 4 hours or chart preparation (which ever is earlier) before departure of train -50% of base fare subject to minimum Rupees 120 4 hours or chart preparation (which ever is earlier) till departure of trains - No Refund After Train Departure - No Refund
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Kakaria lake Sabarmati riverfront
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