Things to Do in Ahmedabad
BOOK OUR CENTRALLY LOCATED HOTEL NEAR GANDHI ASHRAM AT SABARMATI
Dive into the region’s rich culture by visiting attractions like the Gandhi Ashram at Sabarmati. Just half a kilometer from great shopping along C.G. Road, the Radisson Blu Hotel Ahmedabad also gives guests easy access to beautiful gardens and museums at nearby Kankaria Lake. Peer into the past by visiting Adalaj Stepwell, and take advantage of our special packages to squeeze even more experiences into your visit.
Shopping and entertainment:
- Shopping on C.G. Road - 500 m
Explore Ahmedabad’s rich shopping district, C.G. Road, to find souvenirs and delicious local cuisine. Walk from the hotel or hail a tuk-tuk to shop at Law Garden night market for Indian clothing or the Central Mall for international brands.
- Ahmedabad One - 4.5 km
From Puma and Raymond to Samsung and Swarovski, this shopping mall has retail options to meet nearly any need. Enjoy a snack on site or take the kids to Fun City for hours of entertainment.
Tel: +91 79 4019 3672
- 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, and catch a glimpse of Nagina Wadi, the Mughal summer palace located on an island in the center of the lake.
- Auto World - 16.6 km
A must-see for car buffs, this museum showcases more than 100 hand-built, vintage automobiles by manufacturers like Rolls-Royce, Bentley, Lagonda and Packard.
Tel: +91 79 2282 0699
- Gandhi Ashram at Sabarmati - 6 km
Home to Mahatma Gandhi during India's independence movement, this ashram is the perfect place to visit if you wish to meditate upon your travels. At the Gandhi Smarak Sangrahalaya museum, visitors can peruse a library with Gandhian literature, photographs, writings, and selected paintings and artwork.
- Adalaj Trimandir - 20.9 km
Surrounded by lush gardens, this non-sectarian temple features impressive marble statuary and an informative museum detailing the founder’s inclusive religious philosophy.
Tel: +91 79 2701 0101
- Swaminarayan Akshardham, Gujarat - 30 km
Set in 23 acres of gardens, Akshardham is an ornately carved structure made from 6,000 metric 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.
- Parimal Garden - 250 m
Just a three-minute walk from the hotel, this inviting park features plenty of shade for a picnic, a jogging path, a children’s playground and a pond with a fountain.
- Adalaj Stepwell - 18 km
Gaze into the past as you peer into this beautiful well, built more than 500 years ago. Today, visitors flock to view the ornamental designs across its walls, filled with intricate patterns of leaves, birds, fish and flowers.