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About Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad, the largest city of Gujarat and sixth largest city of india is located in the western region of India. Ahmedabad is situated at the bank of Sabarmati River. Formerly Ahmedabad was known as Manchester of India for its textile industries. Ahmedabad is also called Karnavati and Amdavad. Ahmedabad is famous for its diversified culture and various festivals such as Uttrayan (Festival of Kites), Navaratri (Festival of ras garba), Rathyatra (Festiavl of Lord Jagannath).

Ahmedabad offers the traveler various interesting and historical places. Ancient mosques, temples and forts are the main attraction for tourist. Visitors like to visit Jumma Masjud, Hutheesingh derasar and famous sabarmati ashram.

Ahmedabad at a glance
Area of Ahmedabad City 8,707sq.km
Population of Ahmedabad City 48,01,812
Temperature Summer : Min: 25°c, Max:45°c
Winter : Min: 15°c, Max:35°c
Attitude 53m
STD Code 079
State Gujarat
Best Season Months Of November And February
 
 
 
 
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