Weekend Destinations from Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad is a city of diverse ethnic communities, religious places, and cultures. With a great progress in the industrial sector, it is popularly known as ‘Manchester of the East’.  One cannot really miss the local food, which is a delight for everyone. With many interesting sites, monuments, historic buildings, temples and mosques, this place is one of the most ideal destinations for visitors. Nestled near the Sabarmati River, this place has plenty of natural and historical sites. If you wish to explore the places beyond Ahmedabad, there are many nearby weekend destinations where you should travel once in your lifetime. Let us see some of them below:


One of the nearest places to travel from Ahmedavad, Lothal, is an important site which gives the relevant information about the Indus valley Civilization. This place is also a perfect place for chilling out with your friends and family. Visit this place and get the taste of ancient architecture and enjoy the wonderful surroundings.



This new capital city of Gujarat is an ideal weekend destination from Ahmedabad. Drive to this place and enjoy many activities such as a visit to the Fossil Park, Akshardham Temple, Hanumanji Temple, Gandhi Ashram and many more.



Nalsarovar is one of the must visit destinations around Ahmedabad. You can drive to this place and get a glimpse of beautiful birds with boating on a beautiful evening. Don’t miss this place in winter where birds from different locations gather here.



This ideal weekend destination offers many things to explore such as historical places, monuments, museums, and beautiful gardens. Here, you can explore beautiful UNESCO world heritage sites and displays of beautiful architectures dating back to the bygone era.


This historically important city has many sightseeing such as forts, lakes, temples, steep walls, etc. Offer prayers in Dargah and Temples, or go for a visit to Ran ki Vav or the Queen’s step well and find yourself captivated by the glorious past.