India – Gujarat East (Ahmedabad, Surat, Dahod, Vadodara)

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What to do here
 
 World Heritage Sites
  • Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park
  • Historic City of Ahmadabad
  • Rani-ki-Vav (the Queen’s Stepwell) at Patan, Gujarat
 Tentative WHS
  • Archaeological remains of a Harappa Port-Town, Lothal (15/04/2014)
  • Sites of Saytagrah, India’s non-violent freedom movement (15/04/2014)
 Sights (Temporarily Reinstated)
  • Lukshmi Vilas Palace, Vadodara
 Borders
  • India mainland (sea border/port)
 Cities of Asia and Oceania
  • Ahmedabad
  • Surat
  • Vadodara
 World Cities and Popular Towns
  • Ahmedabad
  • Surat
 Airports
  • Ahmedabad (AMD)
  • Surat (STV)
  • Vadodara (BDQ)
 Railway, Metro, Funiculars, Cable Cars
  • Ahmedabad Metro
  • Maharajas’ Express
  • Nizamuddin Duronto Express (Delhi-Pune)
  • Pavagarh Gujarat ropeway
 Museums
  • Gujarat - Ahmedabad: Calico Museum of Textiles
  • Gujarat - Ahmedabad: Conflictorium
  • Gujarat - Ahmedabad: Lalbhai Dalpatbhai Museum
  • Gujarat - Ahmedabad: Sanskar Kendra
  • Gujarat - Ahmedabad: Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Memorial
  • Gujarat - Vadodara: Baroda Museum and Picture Gallery
 House Museums/Plantations
  • Surat: Saraswati Mandir
 Castles, Palaces, Forts
  • Gujarat - Vadodara: Laxmi Vilas Palace
 Religious Temples
  • Gandhinagar: Akshardham Temple
 Festivals
  • International Kite Festival, Gujarat
 Experiences
  • A wedding (at least 3 days!)
  • Bhuddist chanting
  • Diwali
  • Experience Holi
  • Krishna Janmashtami
  • Kumbha Mela Pilgrimage
  • Play field hockey
  • Play/hear Sitar
  • Practice yoga
  • Taste Indian Roti
  • Vesakha
 Entertainment/Things to do
  • Gujarat - Ahmedabad: Science City
  • Gujarat - Surat: Science Centre
 Botanical Gardens
  • Surat: Sneh Rashmi Botanical Garden
 Aquariums
  • Surat: Jagdishchandra Bose Aquarium
 Theme Parks
  • Mehsana: Shanku's Water World Resort Mehsana
 Monuments
  • Kevadiya: Statue of Unity
 Vehicle Museums
  • Gujarat - Ahmedabad: Auto World Vintage Car Museum
2016 1064 Rani Ki Vav Stepwell, Patan
2016 Sabarmati river, Ahmadabad
Ahmedabad
2016 washing buffaloes near Champaner
2016 1890 Laxmi Vilas Palace, Vadodara