Ahmedabad is one of the most beautiful tourist destinations in India. It is the perfect place to see all the things, modern buildings, historical places, amusement parks, shopping malls and so on. Ahmedabad is the fifth largest city of India and one of the fastest growing cities in the country.
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8 Best Things to Do in Ahmedabad
1. Visit Kite Museum
Have you ever seen a dedicated museum of the kite? Yes, it is only possible in Ahmedabad. The Kite Museum is a private collection of kites, owned by Bhanubhai Shah, which is located in Sanskar Kendra, Nr. NID, Paldi.
2. Visit Hussain Doshi Gufa
I think, there is no need to introduce India’s famous painter M F Hussain. His paintings were sold out in millions of dollars. This art gallery consists of MF Hussain’s art work. The design of this art gallery was designed by Balkrishna Vithaldas Doshi. It is the best place to visit for art lovers. This art gallery is also known as ‘Amdavad ni Gufa’, which is located at the Opposite LD Engineering College.
3. Auto World Vintage Car Museum
Ahmedabad is not only famous for its historical places and freedom movement but also for vintage car collection of Pranlal Bhogilal. The museum boast so many famous vintage and luxury car brands such as Rolls Royce, Chrysler, Jaguar, Austin, Ford, Bentley and much more. The museum is located at Kathwada in Ahmedabad.
4. Shopping at Law Garden
Law Garden is the most popular place for Chaniya-Choli and other traditional clothes. You would not believe the price tag of all these Chaniya Cholis at Law Garden because Ahmedabad is the most popular shopping destination for traditional clothes. You should not miss a chance to purchase traditional clothes at Law Garden.
5. Remember Gandhiji at Sabarmati Ashram
Mahatma Gandhi is the father of the nation and one of the greatest personalities in the history of the world. He has spent lots of time in Sabarmati Ashram which is also known as Gandhi Ashram. The Ashram has separate section where all the memories of Gandhiji kept. You should not miss a chance to visit this historical place.
6. Enjoy at Kankaria Lake
The Kankaria Lake is the most beautiful place in the city of Ahmedabad. It was re-developed by the Government of Gujarat to promote the tourism in the city. The lake has also so many other attractions such as toy-train, food outlets and small rides. It is the perfect place to enjoy with your children.
7. Sidi Saiyyed Mosque
The Sidi Saiyyed Mosque is the most popular tourist attraction in the city of Ahmedabad. It is also the most visited tourist places in the city. It is a famous place, which is known for its Jali (marble stone tablet fixed on the wall of the mosque). The mosque is located in Lal Darwaja, Gheekanta.
8. Visit Jama Masjid
The Jama Masjid (English: Friday Mosque) is the most sacred place for Muslims in the city of Ahmedabad. It was built in 1424 by Ahmed Shah I as the place of prayers for Muslims. This mosque has 15 domes and 260 spires. The Jama Masjid is located on the Gandhi Road, Khadia.
Article last re-published on March 4, 2015.