Ahmedabad is a peaceful city and absolutely safe for everyone. You can even travel there alone and have a memorable time. Food, shopping and some adventure sports would make your visit worthwhile. Check out the detailed list on the fun things to do in Ahmedabad.
1. Amusement park
The garden at Vastrapur Lake is usually very crowded but it is a great place to visit with your family. The rides would surely be loved by kids. Tiny tots can have a delightful time in the garden too. There are lots of food stalls outside the lake where you can relish on delicious food items.
2. Alpha one mall
Shopping, Movies, Food and more
Alpha one mall, the largest mixed use city centre of Ahmedabad, just opposite to Vastrapur Lake is a wonderful way to spend an entire day. You can shop, bowl, watch a movie at Cinepolis or have lip smacking food in the food court. There is also a kids play area in the mall.
If you are looking for a place to get relaxed and soothe your senses after a tiring day, Sabarmati Riverfront has the best boating facilities. Have a look at the Ahmedabad city rom the middle of the Sabarmati River while boating. It is truly an experience to cherish throughout life. 100 Rs. for a slow boat ride of 10 minutes is definitely worthwhile. They even have speed boating for 2 to 3 minutes at the same rates. They have not yet started zip line on a full fledged basis. You may be able to enjoy it shortly.
4. Devour on amazing food
Be it Law Garden Khau Galli, CEPT lane or Manek Chowk at late nights, Ahmedabad is a paradise for foodies. Check out the delicious items at these street food joints. If you are a hygiene freak, there are some fine dining restaurants too serving great food. You can visit Vishalla and Agashiye for traditional Gujarati dishes. If you find Gujarati food too sweet, you can relish Italian, Mexican and other continental dishes too at the most famous restaurants of this city.
5. Heritage Walk
The walled city
History lovers should definitely take a heritage walk in old Ahmedabad. Here one can see various old style wooden houses, self contained neighborhood from a bygone era that still stands and various pols. Teen Darwaza, Bhadra Fort and the architecture of old houses in Ahmedabad Pol would surely make you fall in love with the city even more.
6. Science City
Visit Science City to have entertainment along with learning. The Energy park is the perfect place for kids to enjoy and learn. The 3D movies at the IMAX theater that showcases various educational movies , the musical fountain are surely worth checkinh out. Embark on a journey of science and technology at Gujarat Science City.
7. Light and Sound Show
If you are at Ahmedabad and you do not visit Sabarmati Ashram, your trip to this city would be incomplete. Know about the lifestyle of Father of our nation and have a quality time with your family in the serene environment over here. Watching the Light and Sound Show is definitely a must thing to do.
8. Kankaria Zoo and boating
Boating at Kankaria Lake is one of the most recommended things to do, if you happen to visit Ahmedabad. Close to the lake, there is Kankaria Zoo. It is well maintained and your kids would surely know a lot about animals and birds through this zoological garden. Nagina Wadi at Kankaria Lake has a splendid musical fountain show too.
Kite museum at Sanskar Kendra is also a must thing to do in Ahmedabad. It also portrays a detailed information about the city. If you are fond of history and art, you would have a wonderful time over here.
Law Garden and horse ride for kids
Buy a souvenir for relatives at cheap rates from the market at Law Garden. “Chaniya Choli“, the outfit worn during Navratri to perform Gujarat’s folk dance Garba is available in this market. Do not forget to bargain. Attached to it, there is Law Garden Khau Galli for sumptuous food at reasonable prices and Chiti Chiti Bang Bang-a small kids play area zone. They even have horse ride for kids in the middle of the road at Law Garden.
No matter where you go, you would surely find amazing food in Ahmedabad. Almost each and every place has the word “food” attached to it when it comes to this wonderful city. Top fun things to do in Ahmedabad have been summed up in this article with the best possible inputs from personal experiences.
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