Ahmedabad Quick Getaways

Sarkhej - Sarkhej Roza is situated 8kms away in the suburbs of Ahmedabad, on the south highway. This place is a cluster of monuments dating back to the days when the Mughals ruled this place. Sarkhej, was home to the Muslim religious leader Ahmed Khattu Gang Baksh, who was the spiritual guide to the founder of Ahmedabad, Sultan Ahmed Shah. This site is the tomb of the Sultan Mahmud Begado with one of the largest mausoleum in India. One of the most beautiful architectural complexes in the city, Sarkhej Roza puts forth a unique complex of beautifully carved buildings. The Roza of Sarkhej, is
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next to the tomb of Ahmed Khattu Gang Baksh, and both are built in the true Mughal style of architecture.

Adalaj Wav - 19 km north of Ahmedabad, Adalaj Wav is one of the finest of the Gujarati step wells with carvings depicting elaborate patterns of flowers and birds. It was built by Queen Rudabai in 1499 and provided a cool and secluded retreat during the hot summer months. The entire structure is underground and it has storeys one above the other and chambers one behind the other.

Nal Sarovar Bird Sanctuary - Nal Sarovar, is a natural lake, about 64 Km away from Ahmedabad where numerous species of migratory birds of various breeds, flock and rest in the winter months. The bird life in Gujarat is rich in winter, further increased by a large number of species coming from far off places. Species include rosy pelicans, flamingoes, white storks, and a variety of ducks including the Brahmany duck from Tibet, saras cranes, herons, avocets, curlews etc.

Getting There & Away

Airline Flights to Ahmedabad
Accessible from both national and international routes, Ahmedabad airport is 10 km north of the Ahmedabad city. Regular flights operate to and fro from the city to various destinations both within and out of the country.
Trains to Ahmedabad
The city of Ahmedabad is well connected by trains with other Indian cities. Regular trains are available to Delhi, Mumbai, Vadodra and Udaipur.
Car Bus Service to Ahmedabad
Ahmedabad has a good road network, and is connected with several Indian states of Gujarat as Gandhinagar, Vadodra, Rajkot, Palitana and Jamnagar.

Getting Around in Ahmedabad

For local traveling, taxis, auto rickshaws, and city buses are available. Motorbikes can also be hired from various centres of the city.
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