Things to do in Ahmedabad

Things to do in Ahmedabad

Being the capital of Gujarat & India's first UNESCO world heritage city with a beautiful Sardar Patel Stadium and the Sabarmati river Ahmedabad is one city you definately need to watch out for.

Adalaj ki Vav– It was built in 1499 by Queen Rudabai this place is also considered as spiritual refugee. People came here to offer prayers and fill water. The vav is designed under 3 entrance stairs, where walls are carved with mythological scenes and symbols. This is really a gem in Ahmedabad and surely an Instagram place. The water in the well is crystal clear. You don’t need a mirror as you could see shine yourself by the reflection of water.

Car museum-Developed by Shree Pranlal Bhogilal Patel, this is a wonderful museum of  cars.  You can witness the best vintage cars, motorcycles and carts manufactured by the biggest companies. Austin, Bentley, Rolls-Royce, Auburns are few brands to be named. The entry fee is around 50 rs and charges for photography are around 50-100 rs. The best part is you can also rent out your favourite car for few kms by paying 500-1000 rs.

Manek chowk- This place is a foodies paradise and one of the best places to visit in Ahmedabad if you are hungry. After 8 pm its difficult to find an empty place to eat. Almost all the tables are full. The most popular dishes here are Bombay pav bhaji, Chocolate icecream sandwich, pineapple vanilla sandwich.  I’m quite sure you will love these dishes.

Kankaria  Talav– This 550 year old lake is the biggest lake in Ahmedabad. There are train-rides, a mini amusement park, baloon safari and many activities here. They also have a zoo where you can spot more than 2000 birds as well s large number of animals. They also have a different space for tree walk which includes the best exotic tree species. Kankaria talav is one of the best places to visit in Ahmedabad.

Heritage walk–  There are few guides who start this heritage walk early morning around 6-7 am. Swaminarayan Temple, Jama Masjid, Rani no Hajiro, Badshah no Hajiro, Siidi sayed Mosque and other heritage Amdavadi homes. You will love those narrow lanes of ancient civilization and the architect ofcourse. Lots of Bollywood movies have been shot here in these vintage houses. Trust me you may fall in love with the aura here. I definately tick this one of the best places in Ahmedabad.

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