Explore Attractions and Historic Places in Ahmedabad
Whether you prefer to spend an afternoon surrounded by interactive exhibits at the Gujarat Science City or seeking inner peace at the Gandhi Ashram, you'll find the Country Inn & Suites Ahmedabad's location makes it easy to do both—
and more. Situated near the SG Highway, the hotel is just 15 km from Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport and 12 km from the railway station. You can easily experience local culture by touring the Akshardham Temple, the Calico Museum of Textiles and other important historic places in Ahmedabad. Book your stay online today.Which attraction in Ahmedabad should you see first? Consider these:
- Akshardham Temple (29 km)
Set on 23 acres of beautiful gardens, this massive, pink sandstone temple is one of the most popular attractions in India and worth a full day of exploration.
- Gandhi Ashram (9 km)
Founded by Mahatma Gandhi in 1917 as a place of deep meditation and learning, the Sabamarti Ashram allows visitors to experience the lifestyle Ghandhi led and to explore the history of his nonviolent movement while walking the peaceful grounds.
- Gujarat Science City (10 km)
Founded by the Gujarat government to promote the importance of science, this museum features hands-on exhibits, demonstrations, virtual reality and technological presentations that fascinate visitors of all types.
- Hathi Singh Jain Temple (12 km)
Built in the 1800s, this temple is set on a beautiful courtyard and features remarkably intricate carvings, spires and pillars.
- Kankaria Lake (10 km)
This lake spans almost a mile and was built in the 1400s. Today, this beautiful area features numerous gardens and is a favorite picnic spot for locals. Don't miss the adjacent zoo and aquarium.