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    Best time to Visit Gandhinagar: Whole Year

    Category : Pilgrimage: Pilgrimage
    Leisure: Family Holiday

    Duration(days) : 2 Days

    Description

    Gandhinagar, the capital city of Gujarat, lies close to its twin city Ahmedabad.

     

    Gandhinagar is filled with rich cultural heritage, beautiful temples and serene environment.
    It has the famous and most beautiful temple - Akshardham Temple, which is visited by millions of visitors every year. 

    This peaceful town lies on the bank of the Sabarmati River.

    The city has been named after Father of the nation - Mahatma Gandhi.

     

    Festivals:
    Uttarayan, an annual day of kite flying celebrated in January.

     

    Cuisine:
    The Gujrati food like dhokla, khakra, khandvi etc are easily available in any restaurants across the city


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    Akshardham Temple

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    Akshardham Temple is located at Gandhi Nagar that witnesses more than 2 million of visitors every year. The temple is dedicated to Lord Swaminarayan. It is famous for its style and architecture. The main highlight of the temple is the 10 story tall golden idol of Swaminarayan. The light and music shows in the evening, add up to the glamour of the temple. The temple is made out of 6,000 tonnes of pink sandstones and comprises of 93 sculpted pillars.
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      Adalaj Step Well / Adalaj Vav

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      Gujarat is filled with many step wells. The Adalaj Step Well in Ahmedabad is one of the prime attraction. The well was constructed in 1499 by Queen Rudabai. It is beautifully decorated with floral and geometric motifs, structures and figures.
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        Capital Complex

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        Capital Complex is a well laid out complex of buildings housing the legislature and government offices. Vithalbhai Patel Bhavan, is the prime attraction of the complex.
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          Craftsmen's Village

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          Craftsmen's Village is setup at Pethapur village. It is famous for its colourful `Bandhani' saris, and exquisite carved wooden printing blocks. These intrinsic carved wooden blocks with unique patterns and are used to hand pattern the cloth.
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            Children's Park

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            Children's Park is a beautiful amusement park which has boating facility, mini train and many other attractions for kids.
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              Sarita Udyan

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              Sarita Udyan is ideal picnic spot in the city. It has a beautiful Deer Park and is set along the river front with magnificent views.
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                Hanumanji Temple

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                Hanumanji Temple is a beautiful temple in Gandhinagar. It is visited by thousands of devotee everyday.
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                  Mahudi Jain Temple

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                  Mahudi Jain Temple is a sacred Jain pilgrimage. It is spread over an area of 2 square kilometers.
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                    Trimandir

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                    Trimandir is a collection of three sanctums. It is dedicated to a number of deities like Lord Hanuman, Ganesha, Shiv, Tirupati Balaji, Goddess Parvati and many more.
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                      Indroda Nature Park

                      Entry Fees :₹ Time To Visit :8:00 am – 6:00 pm (Closed on Monday)

                      Indroda Nature Park (INP) is spread across 428 hectares of land. It is set near the banks River Sabarmati and is filled with dense forestation and rich vegetation.
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                        Blackbuck National Park / Velavadar National Park

                        Entry Fees :₹ Time To Visit :10:00 am - 04:00 pm (Closed on Sunday)

                        Blackbuck National Park, is a park dedicated conserve Blackbucks
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                          By Air
                          Nearest airport is Ahmedabad's Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport (18 km)

                          By Train
                          Both Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad railway stations have good rail connectivity.

                          By Road
                          Gandhinagar has very good road connectivity.
                          It is connected to Surat, Mumbai, and Navi Mumbai through National Highway 8. 
                          And is connected to Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Udaipur, New Delhi & Chandigarh through the National Highway 8C.