Heritage Walk

Hub(s) : Ahmedabad Metro

General

On the ancient site of Ashaval and Karnavati, Ahmedabad was found on 1411. The City of Ahmedabad has some of the finest India, Islamic monuments and exquisite Hindu and Jain temples. Its carved wooden houses are another unique architectural tradition.

A special feature of Ahmedabad is the plan of the old city comprising numerous pols, self-contained neighborhoods, sheltering large numbers of peoples. Some of these virtually small villages, traversed by narrow streets, usually terminating in square with community wells and chabutaras for feeding birds, gates, Cul-de-sacs and secret passages. To experience the glory of Ahmedabad, it is necessary to walk through an old quarter and truly observe the nature of its architecture, its art, religious places, its culture and traditions. 

With the purpose of unveiling the city to the tourists and the citizens themselves, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation has arranged this HERITAGE WALK OF AHMEDABAD.

Kalupur at 07:45 a.m. daily and terminates at Manek Chowk Jumma Masjid at 10.30 a.m. 

The administrative charges for the tour are fixed. School student Rs. 50/-, Indian visitor citizens Rs. 60/- and Rs. 120/- for International guests. (Inclusive Taxes)

For Further Information please contact to Heritage Cell, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation, Block-A, First Floor, Sardar Patel Bhavan, Sardar Patel Road, Danapith, Ahmedabad - 380 001. INDIA

(T) : 1800 233 9008

(M) : 9687332484, 7567639008

Email : amdavadheritagetours@gmail.com

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Interesting facts

The history of Ahmedabad begins in the eleventh century with the Solanki King Karandev 1, ruler of Anhilwara (Modern Patan). He waged a war against a Bhil King Ashapallof Ashaval, and after his victory established a city called karnavati on the bank of the river Sabarmati at site of Modern Ahmedabad. Solanki rule lasted until the thirteenth century, when Gujarat came under the control of the vaghela dynasty of dwarka. Gujarat was conquered by the sultanate of delhi at the end of the thirteenth century at the beginning of the fifteenth century an independent sultanate ruled by the muslim Muzaffarid dynasty was established in Gujarat, and in 14thsultan ahmed shah renamed karnavati Ahmedabad and established it as his capital, Ahmedabad was the capital of the sultanate for 162 years (1411 – 1573)

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Morning Tours:-

Time:- 08:00AM to 01:00PM

Pickup Point:- Hotel Toran (Gandhi Ashram)

Reporting Time:- 07:45AM

Drop Point:- Hotel Toran (Gandhi Ashram)

* Sidi Sauyad’s Mosque

* Bhadra Fort

* Rani Sipri’s Mosque

* Julta Minara

* Hutheesing Jain Temple

* Riverfront Flower Garden

* Sardar Patel National Memorial (Sardar Patel National Memorial Ticket Included In Package)

* Sanskar Kendra (Paldi Museum)

* Gandhi Ashram

Package Cost :- (Inclusive Taxes)

Adult :- Rs. 400/- Per Person

Student :- Rs. 300/ Per Person

Noon Tours:-

Time:- 01:30PM to 09:00PM

Pickup Point:- Hotel Toran (Gandhi Ashram)

Reporting Time:- 01:15PM

Drop Point:- Hotel Toran (Gandhi Ashram)

*Gandhi Ashram

*Sardar Patel National Memorial (Sardar Patel National Memorial Ticket Included In Package)

*Hutheesing Jain Temple

*Sidi Sauyad’s Mosque

*Bhadra Fort

*Rani Sipri’s Mosque

*Julta Minara

*Adalaj Stepwell

* Akshardham (Water Fountion Show Ticket Included In Package)

Package Cost :- (Inclusive Taxes)

Adult :- Rs. 500/- Per Person

Student :- Rs. 400/ Per Person

 

9, City Center, 2nd Floor, Swastik Cross Road, Navrangpura, Ahmedabad – 09. Gujarat, INDIA

Cell : 7567639008, 9687332484

Toll Free : 1800 233 9008

Email : amdavadheritagetours@gmail.com

How to get there

By road: Gujarat has one of the better developed road networks in India. Ahmedabad is well connected with all major cities and towns by road. Prominent bus stops are located at Gitamandir near Kalupur Railway Station and Paldi. Regular bus services are available by Gujarat state transport buses and private operators to all the major destinations of the state.

By rail: The main railway station is located in Kalupur area. This station falls under the prominent national railway circuit and is connected to all major cities of India. If you are on the western side of the Sabarmati river, then you can go to the Gandhigram station near Ashram road to buy your railway tickets easily.

By air: Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel airport at Ahmedabad is an international airport with direct flights to USA, UK, Singapore, Dubai and other international hubs.  Numerous domestic flights are also operational from here.