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Sabarmati Ashram

True, indeed, that wherever Gandhi stopped has become a place of pilgrimage and wherever he roamed has become a sanctified place. The Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad, so named after the holy river Sabarmati, situated on the river’s banks. This site no longer functions as a working ashram but as a museum and an institution whose aim is to preserve and propagate the legacy of the Mahatma.

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Kankaria Lake

Kankaria Lake is the biggest lake in Ahmedabad. A lakefront has been developed around it, which has many public attractions such as a zoo, toy train, kids city, tethered balloon ride, water rides, water park, food stalls, and entertainment facilities. Kankaria lake is beautified as an entertainment area by Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation under ‘Kankaria Lakefront Development Project’. It’s pleasant to take a stroll round lake.

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Kamla Nehru Zoo

Kamla Nehru Zoological Garden is situated on the outer periphery of KankariaLake and spreaded over an area of 117 acres. Within its confines it houses some of the rare species of the mammals, birds and reptiles, What sets it apart from other Zoological gardens is the personal touch by the devoted zoo staff under the able guidance of the officer incharge and continued support of the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation making it a home away from the home for its residants.

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Chacha Nehru Balvatika

The Bal Vatika of Ahmedabad was set up on the banks of the emerald blue waters of the Kankari Lake. The Bal Vatika is an island that will surely hold you spellbound at its soul-stirring scenic grandeur. The placid ambiance and the unadulterated innocence of Bal Vatika not only provides a delectable locale for your kids, but also a perfect place for you to get away from the frenetic city life and freshen up your childhood memories.

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Akshardham

Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple is an architectural phenomenon that is recounting the cultural heritage of India. Having one of the largest temple complexes in Gujarat, Akshardham is a wonderful shrine located in the heart of Gandhinagar. Akshardham temple is a place, which consists of a number of things under one roof like art, education, architecture, exhibitions and research. It is truly an architectural masterpiece.

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Hatheesing Jain Temples

Built outside Delhi Gate in 1850 by a rich Jain Merchant, this is the best known of Ahmedabad’s many ornate Jain Temples. Built of pure white marble, it has a paved courtyard surrounded by an imposing row of cloisters containing 52 shrines, each with an image of a tirthankara, profusely decorated with rich carvings, one containing the marble image of the 15th tirthankar.The temple is a two storied structure with elaborate porches on three sides and front porch crowned by a large dome.

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Science City

Gujarat Science City is a bold initiative of the Government of Gujarat to realize this priority. The Government is creating a sprawling center at Ahmedabad which aims to provide a perfect blend of education and entertainment. Live Hall of Space (Hall of Science), Ahmedabad science city-limits Imax, Spark Theatre, Power Transmission, Life science city park, Sound Exhibits, Communication media, Melodious Band, Mirror/Glass hall, Transformation of Energy, Thriller Ride, Light Island, Solar system and more.

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Sidi Sayed Mosque

Located near Lal Darwaza in Ahmedabad, the mosque of Sidi Sayed is one of the most prominent mosques in the Ahmedabad city. Constructed in the year 1573, the mosque was established by Sidi Sayed, a slave of Sultan Ahmed Shah. This monument has gained a worldwide recognition, due to its splendor. This skillfully carved mosque is truly the one of its kinds in the whole world. The Jali screen windows represent the Indo-Saracen styling, which is admired by people all over the world.

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The Adalaj Step well

Built outside Delhi Gate in 1850 by a rich Jain Merchant, this is the best known of Ahmedabad’s many ornate Jain Temples. Built of pure white marble, it has a paved courtyard surrounded by an imposing row of cloisters containing 52 shrines, each with an image of a tirthankara, profusely decorated with rich carvings, one containing the marble image of the 15th tirthankar.The temple is a two storied structure with elaborate porches on three sides and front porch crowned by a large dome.