7 Romantic Places in and around Ahmedabad


Valentine’s Day is just round the corner and I am sure you would be planning something special for the Valentine’s Weekend. In case you have not been able to plan out anything till now, we have seven awesome places in and around Ahmedabad that would make your entire Valentine’s week memorable with love-filled moments.

Sabarmati Riverfront

The backdrop of Ahmedabad city along Sabarmati River presents for a splendid sight for couples who wish to spend a quality time with each other. You can even go for boating with your special someone in a motor boat or speed boat. (Location: Riverfront near NID)

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Image source – Youtube/sabarmati riverfront

Plan a candlelight dinner at any of the sophisticated restaurants of Ahmedabad to end the day perfectly. Sabarmati Riverfront Park is also a wonderful idea for couples. (Location: Near Subhash Bridge, Sabarmati Riverfront Walkway (East), Dudheshwar)

Kankaria Lake

Kankaria Lake is a huge lake that offers lots of options to the couples. You can simply sit by the lake and share sweet nothings with each other or go for a train ride.

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Image source – Narendramodi/kakaria lake

You can enjoy a blissful boat ride in the lake too. After spending an unforgettable evening with the most adorable person of your life,  enjoy a feast of delicious dishes near the lake.

Adalaj Step Well

Adalaj Step well is an awesome escape for couples, far away from the hustle and bustle of the city life. It is extremely popular for the marvelous architecture. The intricate carvings of the step well would surely leave you spellbound.

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Image source – Wikipedia/Adalaj stepwell

There is a small garden too in the complex of the step well, where you can relax with your special someone. Local street food is available for the visitors.

Distance: 20 Kms from Ahmedabad

Sarita Udyan

Set off for a pleasant long drive on S.G. Highway to reach Sarita Udyan, a garden with picturesque riverside view.

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Image source – Tripadvisor/sarita udyan

You can either sit in the lawn or the benches while admiring the verdant surroundings. You can also take some snacks along with you. Click some beautiful selfies with your better half and cherish an eternal memory in your heart.

Distance: 27 Kms from Ahmedabad

Thol Bird Sanctuary

For couples seeking serenity and peace, Thol Bird Sanctuary is the ideal destination. With birds chirping around you, the beautiful landscape created by the lake and trees abound, Thol is a great option for the two of you.

It is recommended that you have a binocular and high resolution camera with you.

Distance: 33  Kms from Ahmedabad

Nalsarovar Bird Sanctuary 

If you are a couple who loves photography, nature and bird watching, Nalsarovar is an ideal place to be. Start early if you wish to spot maximum birds and witness nature at its best.

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Image source – Gujarattourism/nal sarovar bird sanctuary

As you voyage through the lake in the boat, you would be able to spot many birds like pelicans, painted storks, waterfowls, herons, egrets, darters and flamingoes. You could see cormorants and kingfishers preying upon the fishes and other insects from the water.

Distance: 66 Kms from Ahmedabad

Zanzari Waterfall

Zanzari waterfall sounds a brilliant retreat if you and your partner love to be in the lap of nature. Leave early with food ,water and drinks and have the best time of your life. From the parking area, you can either walk or opt for a camel ride.

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Image source – Youtube/zanzri waterfall

The sound of the waterfall would reach your ears from far away too. If you visit it during morning, you can have some mesmerizing pictures of the site. Have a pleasurable time together while sipping hot tea or cold drinks from the stalls near the parking zone.

Distance : 73 kms from Ahmedabad.

The best time to express love is right here, so what are you waiting for? Think about these awesome places and give your better half  a special  surprise that gets indelibly etched in the memories for years to come. Many hotels, clubs and resorts in and around Ahmedabad also have some unique plans of parties and candlelight dinners for Valentine’s Day.