Ahmedabad is one of the most liveliest cities in Gujarat. Ahmedabad, the
former capital of Gujarat is a colourful city where one can enjoy the better
things of life, be it food or entertainment. Also known as the Manchester of
India, the Walled City of Ahmedabad takes one down the memory lane, making
one informed of the city's glorious past. Ahmedabad is easily approachable
from the other major cities of India besides the other parts of Gujarat. The
excellent road network, railway system and the air linking make Ahmedabad a
favourite travel destination of western India.
Gujarat, in the western part of India.
Summers at Ahmedabad are usually very hot with
temperatures rising up to 45 degree centigrade and proper care should be
taken to avoid getting the heat related aliments. Severe summer lasts for
five months from and stretches from April to September. Winters are also
very chilly with temperatures dropping up to 5 degree centigrade.
Travel Tips :
Consult the Doctor before you leave for the trip. Get
enough information about the place you are going to visit.
Best Time to Visit :
October to March.
International Airport :
Mumbai Sahar International Airport.
Ahmedabad owns a domestic airport.
Ahmedabad is well connected to the rest of India by well
laid railway tracks.
Ahmedabad has several well defined highways which is well
connected to the neighbouring state and the rest of India.
You may take your pick from a range of luxury and budget hotels in
Ahmedabad besides the star categorized accommodation hotels around the
landmarks of Ahmedabad. Most of the places to stay in Ahmedabad are
strategically located in the business centers or near the airport and the
Venture in Ahmedabad
Some Wildlife Sites Near Ahmedabad :
The home of lions - Gir National Park is the most ideal place if you are
here to observe Lions. Gir is not just about Lions, the second most seen
Gir is Leopard. Other animal residents of the Gir national park are Sambar,
Chital, Nilgai, Chowsingha, Chinkara Gazelle, Wild Boar, Langur, Jackal,
Panthers, Wild Cats and Hares and Hyena. The suitable climatic conditions
prevalent within the park has made it a home for a large number of bird
species. Numerous birds like Paradise Flycatchers, Black headed Cuckoo
Shrike, Gray Drongo, Pied Woodpeckers, Coppersmiths, Indian Rollers, Crested
Swifts, Fish Owls, Black Vultures, Shaheen Falcons, Bonelli's Eagles,
Flamingo, Crested Serpent Eagles, Painted Sandgrouse, Rock Bush Quail, Gray
Partridge, Painted Storks and White Necked Storks are found here.
Little Rann of Kutch Wildlife Sanctuary, Gujarat
About 195 km from Ahmedabad is the Little Rannof Kutch Wildlife Sanctuary
in the state of Gujarat. The sanctuary is home to wild ass (Khur)
A variety of desert life can be found here, notably the surviving herds of
the Indian wild ass(khur); also wolf and caracal (a large, pale cat with
Ratan Mahal Sloth Bear Sanctuary, Gujarat
Ratan Mahal Sloth Bear Sanctuary is home to Sloth bears (57 as per the
latest census), panthers (9), large-size monkeys (900), langoors (800),
jackals (100), antelopes (four) and hyenas (8), besides others numerous
jungle cats, foxes, honey badgers, hare, porcupines and reptiles. To believe
the beauty of flora and birds (120 species) you got to visit this place.
Nalsarovar Bird Sanctuary, Gujarat
Gujarat has some outstanding places for viewing birds of the wetlands. Just
80 km from Ahmedabad is Nalsarovar. Nalsarovar is a seasonal lake spread
over an area of 115 sq km. It is known to harbour more than 250 species of
birds. In winter the migratory birds descend on the Nalsarovar in their
thousands. Visitors are ferried in small boats and to view the sunrise and
sunset while cruising gently through the silent waters, with birds
silhouetted in the golden orange glow will lift any sagging spirits.
Jessore Sloth Bear Sanctuary,
You can find
- Sloth bear, leopard, sambar, blue bull, wildboar,
porcupine and variety of birds in this wildlife sanctuary. The sanctuary is
very close to the state capital Ahmedabad (190 km).
Gujarat is home to numerous attractions. Ahmedabad itself has numerous
places of interest for its visitors. Ahmedabad has got numerous places of
interest for tourists, ranging from monuments to amusement parks. The charm
of the various museums, mosques, and forts complements the simplicity of the
Ahmedabad city. There are many places of tourist interesting that near
Ahmedabad that are worth visiting. Sarkhej, Adlaj Vav, Lothal, Modhera,
Patan, Gandhinagar, Mahudi, Nalsarovar Wildlife Sanctuary et al.
Visit the states of Maharashtra, rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, which are
closest states from Gujarat. All of these states will add a flavour to your
trip to wildlife India. If are still keen in visiting the wildlife reserves
of India then you can visit - Bandhavgarh, Panna and Kanha (in Madhya
Pradesh); Ranthambhore, Sariska and Bharatpur (in rajasthan). From here you
can also head towards Goa Beaches, to revive your mind and soul.
You might not face any difficulty here, as Ahmedabad is well prepared for
its visitors and tourists. Again, you may face problems while communicating
to the locales, as English is the learned man's language. If you need your
choice of food then you have to book with the luxurious hotels and
accommodation facilities, which are abundant in Ahmedabad. You might get
cheated by the auto rickshaw and taxi drivers. There are too many quacks
roaming around the city, be careful while travelling.
Carry good amount of clothes while travelling. Avoid the crowded place.
Avoid carrying big amount of money. Keep your expensive items in a safe and
secure place. Don't get into any unknown or illegal activity. Do not try to
disturb the local culture and local atmosphere. Try to be well informed
about the routes and the place you are going to visit. Contact us when and
where needed, while on a wildlife India Tour.
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whenever needed. Let us know your requirements, so that we can make your
trip to India Wildlife completely exceptional and exciting.