Ahmedabad was founded by Sultan Ahmed Shah in the year 1411 A.D. Located on the banks of river Sabarmati, Ahmedabad is the largest city of the State of Gujarat. Between 1960 to 1970, it served as the capital city of Gujarat. Later, the capital was shifted to the Gandhinagar city. Ahmedabad is the hub of trade and commerce in Gujarat. The commercial importance of Ahmedabad makes the city an important travel destination in India. Besides being home to a number of important industries, Ahmedabad has many majestic monuments, which reflect the glorious historical and cultural legacy of the city.

Ahmedabad was incorporated into the Bombay Presidency during the British rule and remained the most important city in the Gujarat region. Over a period of time, Ahmedabad established itself as the home of textile industry and earned the nickname of "the Manchester of the East." A rising centre of higher education, information technology and scientific industries, Ahmedabad continues to remain one of the important cultural and commercial centers of western India.

Tourist Places

Sabarmati Ashram

Kankaria Lake

Sabarmati Riverfront

Auto World Vintage Car Museum

Gujarat Science City

Calico Museum of Textiles

Manek Chowk

Kalupur Swaminarayan Mandir

Sidi Saiyyed Mosque

Jama Mosque

Hutheesing Jain Temple

Sarkhej Roza

Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Memorial

Nal Sarovar Bird Sanctuary

Vechaar Utensils Museum

Indus valley civilization Site Lothal

Dada Harir Stepwell


Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport (10 km from Ahmedabad Railway Station)
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Domestic Airport (10 km from Ahmedabad Railway Station )
Ahmedabad Railway Station
Maninagar Railway Station (4 km from Ahmedabad Railway Station )
Sabarmati Railway Station (6 km from Ahmedabad Railway Station )
GSRTC Bus Terminal Geeta Mandir (3 km from Ahmedabad Railway Station)
GSRTC Bus Terminal Ranip (10 km from Ahmedabad Railway Station )
Local cabs available


Zydus Hospitals
Appolo Hospitals
Sterling Hospital
O2 Spa Marriot
Prakrutik Spa, Ashram Road
Auram Spa, Prahladnagar
Nimba Nature Care
Avdhoot Ayurvedic Clinic

Shop & Eat

Garavi Gurjari
Amdavad ni Gufa
Archer Art Gallery
AB Jewels
KD Zaveri
Kalyan Jewellers
Rani no Haziro
Law Garden
Gordhan Thal
Manek Chowk
Crazy Noodles
The Café Baraco
Nini's Kitchen