Wadhwan and Surendranagar are like the twin cities of Gujarat state. Surendranagar district is also known as the Zalawad. It is well connected with road and the rail network. So, you can easily reach here to start your tour. There is a very short distance between Wadhwan and Surendranagar. You can easily reach Wadhwan from Surendranagar by hiring an auto with minimum charges Rs. 10, as of now.
6 Best Tourist Places in Wadhwan and Surendranagar
1. Hawa Mahal, Wadhwan
Hawa Mahal is one of the masterpieces of the district of Surendranagar. The Palace is located in the city of Wadhwan. The main aim was to build the palace to be a lake palace but it was left incomplete due to some reasons. The Palace has been left as it as since many decades. It is widely known as the ‘Hawa Mahal’ in the region. It is the most popular tourist attraction in the city of Wadhwan.
2. Swaminarayan Temple, Surendranagar
The Swaminarayan Temple is located near the Railway Station of Surendranagar. You can easily reach here from the railway station because it is located on the opposite side of the junction. Shree Swaminarayan Mandir has a marvelous architecture. The temple was built in a large land near the Railway Junction with all types of facilities.
3. Ajramar Tower, Surendranagar
Ajramar Tower is a clock tower situated in Tanki Chowk, Surendranagar. It is one of the oldest clock towers in the region. You can easily reach here from the Railway Junction or Bus Stand by hiring auto-rickshaw for Rs. 10 per person. Ajramar Tower is also known as the ‘Tower Chowk’ or ‘City Tower’ in the city.
4. Ganpati Fatsar, Wadhwan
Ganpati Fatsar is the most popular temple of the Lord Ganesha, located in Wadhwan city. The temple is crowded on Tuesday to get blessings from the Lord Ganesha. You can easily reach here from the Railway Junction or the Bus Stand by auto-rickshaw. It is the most popular religious place among Hindu followers.
5. Gebansha Pir Dargah, Wadhwan
Gebansha Pir Dargah is another the most attractive religious place in the city of Wadhwan. Gebansha Pir Dargah receives much crowd on Thursday and Friday to get blessings from the Gebansha Pir. It is also one of the most popular religious places among the Muslim followers. You can also easily reach here from the Bus Stand and the Railway Station of Surendranagar.
6. Tagore Baug, Surendranagar
Tagore Baug is one of the most attractive tourist places in the city of Surendranagar. It is located near the District Collector’s office. Tagore Garden or Tagore Baug has also a lake which is bad condition due to various reasons. Still, it is a good tourist attraction to be visited as the tourist.
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Article last re-published on May 27, 2015.