Things to Do in Ahmedabad
CULTURAL ATTRACTIONS AND BUSINESS DESTINATIONS SURROUND THIS CENTRALLY LOCATED AHMEDABAD HOTEL
Whether you’re here on business or leisure, find time to dive into the rich culture of the area by visiting some of the nearby attractions. Spend an afternoon exploring the scenic beauty of Ahmedabad, stroll through gardens and lakeside museums, or peer into the past by visiting Adalaj Vav Well. To maximize your time here, take advantage of our special packages, which can help you squeeze even more experiences into your visit.
Visit these nearby attractions:
- Shopping and dining - 500 m
Dive into Ahmedabad’s rich shopping district, C.G. Road, to pick up souvenirs or local grub. Walk from the hotel or ride like the locals by hailing a tuk-tuk to Law Garden Market (ethnic wear), Manek Chowk (food) or the Central Mall (international brands).
- Sabarmati Ashram - 6 km
Home to Mahatma Gandhi during India's independence movement, Satyagraha/Sabarmati Ashram is the perfect place to visit if you wish to meditate upon your travels. At the Gandhi Smarak Sangrahalaya museum, visitors can peruse the library of Gandhian literature, pictorial and written documentation, and selected paintings and artwork.
- Kankaria Lake - 12 km
For the perfect day trip, travel to this mile-wide lake. Spend the day visiting the zoo, museum and gardens that surround the waters. There is an island in the center, home to the summer palace Nagina Wadi.
- Adalaj Vav Well - 18 km
Gaze into the past as you absorb the sight of this beautiful well, built in A.D. 1499. Today, visitors flock to view the ornamental designs across its walls, portraying leaves, birds, fish, flowers and other designs.
- Akshardham - 30 km
Set in 23 acres of gardens, Akshardham is an ornately carved structure made from 6,000 tons of pink sandstone. The focal point of the complex is the gold-leafed, seven-foot-high monument to Lord Swaminarayan, a Hindu murti, or idol.