Explore Capital City of Gujarat with Gandhinagar Holiday Packages
Situated on the west bank of River Sabarmati, Gandhinagar is the capital city of Gujarat.
It is located 32 km away from Ahmedabad and is named after the Father of the Nation –
Mahatma Gandhi. Gandhinagar is a well organized and architecturally advanced city,
which is slowly advancing as a popular tourist destination. Along with several tourist
destinations, Gandhinagar has also become popular due to several educational
institutes started up in the city. Gandhinagar holiday packages are popular among
students and history enthusiasts. You can come across several tourist attractions that
are mentioned below.
Tourist Attractions to Visit in Gandhinagar
Akshardham Temple is one of the key sightseeing places of the city. The temple was
built by the Swaminarayan Sect – one of the most affluent sects of the world. It is
constructed using pink sandstone and decorated with intricate carvings. The temple
features a huge complex enjoying manicured gardens and splendid fountains.
Children's Park is great place for enjoying picnic with families and kids. The key
attraction of the park is the mini train and a lake that offers boating facility to the visitors.
Sarita Udyan is also a popular picnic spot of the city situated beside the Sabarmati
River. It is a perfect destination to enjoy an ideal time with family. Enjoy here a number
of recreational facilities.
Situated on the outskirts of the city, Deer Park serves as an ideal retreat to get relieve
from the hustle and bustle of city life. The park is popular among people of all age
group, including old and young.
Situated 7 km away from the capital city, Craftsmen's Village is known for its Bandhani
Sarees and wooden blocks carved with exquisite designs. The craftsmanship of these
villagers is widely demanded in the textile regions of the state. You can buy here
incredible saris and hand printed material at reasonable prices.
Best Time to Visit Gandhinagar
Gandhinagar primarily witnesses three climates with extreme temperatures. Summer
arrives in the month of March and continues till June with very hot and dry weather with
temperature reaches up to 43°C. Winter season starts in November and remains till
February with temperature between 15°C and 35°C. One can experience chilled
climate. Monsoon arrives during mid-June and stays till mid-September. The best time
to visit the city is between October and February.
Shopping in Gandhinagar
Gandhinagar is known for offering great shopping experiences. The city satisfies the
shopping needs of different locals and tourists and one can come across a number of
shopping destinations like Pratik Mall, Chhatrapati Shivaji market, Iscon Mega Mall, and
Infocity Super Mall I and II and more.
How to Reach Gandhinagar
Before booking Gandhinagar holiday packages, explore that can you reach to capital
city of Gujarat. Go through the below content to know about how to reach there.
The nearest airport to Gandhinagar is Ahmedabad, which is located 27 km away from
here. Regular domestic and international airlines are connected to this airport from
various destinations. On arrival at the airport, local modes of transport can be taken.
Ahmedabad Railway Station is the nearest railway station to Gandhinagar, which is
located 27 km away from Gandhinagar. The city is well connected with destinations like
Nagpur, Bikaner, Jaipur, Ujjain, Ajmer, Guwahati, Jammu and more.
Gandhinagar is connected with several cities of Gujarat and its nearby states through
excellent networks of roads. Regular buses ply to Gandhinagar Ahmedabad.