Ahmedabad is the commercial center of Gujarat. It is the sixth largest city in India and boasts of a flourishing industrial sector. There are a number of places worth seeing on sightseeing tours of Ahmedabad. It is also a major tourist spot, owing to the fact that it offers a wide variety in terms of tourist attractions. From lakes to museums, from historical monuments to religious places, you have got it all. It also houses the famous Sabarmati Ashram, which holds great importance for the followers of the Gandhi school of thought. They come here to pay homage to the father of the nation and remember his sacrifice for the Indian independence.
Adalaj is a small village, situated at a distance of 18 km to the north
of Ahmedabad. Vav means a step well. Adalaj Vav was built by Queen
Rudabai, in 1499 AD.
Bhadra Fort is one of the majestic buildings in the city of Ahmedabad.
The fort was constructed by Sultan Ahmed Shah in the year 1411 AD. It
houses a number of palatial buildings, along with the sprawling Nagina
Calico Museum of Textiles
Calico Museum of Textiles is one of the finest museums to be set up in
India. It was inaugurated in the year 1949 by the then Prime Minister of
India, Jawahar Lal Nehru.
Jumma Masjid of Ahmedabad is one of the most beautiful mosques in
India. It was built in the year 1423 by the founder of the city, Sultan
Ahmed Shah, and is located in the old city.
Rani Roopmati Mosque
Rani Roopmati Mosque, situated towards the north of Ahmedabad, is a
historic monument built by Sultan Mehmud Beghara. It is named after his
Hindu wife Rani Roopmati and was constructed during the period of 1430
to 1440 AD.
Sabarmati Ashram is situated on the banks of River Sabarmati. It was
founded in the year 1917 AD and is also known as Gandhi Ashram or the
Harijan Ashram. The ashram once served as the residence of the Father of
Sarkhej Roza is a small city, located 10 km towards the southwest of
Ahmedabad. It is known for its beautiful architectural complexes. The
complex houses a mausoleum and a mosque.
Sardar Patel National
Sardar Patel National Memorial is one of the most important buildings
in Ahmedabad city of Gujarat. It is a museum as well as an exhibition
center, dedicated to the Iron Man of India, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.
Teen Darwaja is a triple arched gateway, situated in the city of
Ahmedabad. It is the landmark of the city and is an architectural
masterpiece. The gateway was built by the founder of Ahmedabad, Sultan