Situated on the banks of the holy Sabarmati River, Ahmedabad is a major city in India. Recognised as a UNESCO World Heritage City, Ahmedabad attracts countless domestic and international tourists annually. Known for its vibrant outlook and old-world charm, Ahmedabad is a unique city where you can see ancient historical structures, and towering buildings co-existing in perfect harmony. 

Besides, Ahmedabad's strategic geographical location and excellent connectivity with all the major Indian cities make it an ideal gateway to the rest of Gujarat. So, let's find out the best time to visit this magnificent city.

Best Time to Visit Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad is one of the important industrial and economic hubs in India. Consequently, many people visit the city throughout the year for work or business purposes. However, if you plan to visit for a pleasure tour, it’s vital to know the best time to visit Ahmedabad.

March to May

This is the summer season in Ahmedabad which can be hot. The temperature can easily go above 35°C during this period. However, April or May can be the best month to visit Ahmedabad if you’re on a shoestring budget. Most tourists avoid visiting Ahmedabad during summer. Hence, you can bargain for discounts and secure good deals at most places. Just make sure to wear light cotton clothes and carry ample sunscreen. 

November to February

The winter season in Ahmedabad begins in November and lasts until February. This can be the best season to visit Ahmedabad as the weather is cool and pleasant. So, you can explore the city, shop at major shopping locations and go on family picnics or outings. Moreover, it’s the ideal time to try out various local street foods in the middle of your sightseeing tours.

Additionally, you can witness the splendid International Kite Festival at Ahmedabad if you visit the city in January. 

10 Important Places to Visit in Ahmedabad

  1. Sabarmati Ashram and Riverfront
  2. Adalaj Stepwell
  3. Jama Masjid
  4. Kankaria Lake
  5. Kamla Nehru Zoo
  6. Bhadra Fort
  7. ISKON Temple
  8. Swaminarayan Temple
  9. Hutheesing Jain Temple
  10. Akshardham Temple

Apart from the place listed above, you can also visit some nearby places in Ahmedabad if you’re in the city for 2-5 days. Some of these places with their approximate distance from Ahmedabad are as follows.

  • Statue of Unity- 198 km
  • Modhera Sun Temple- 99 km
  • Nal Sarovar Bird Sanctuary - 63 km
  • Archaeological Museum Lothal- 78 km

Where to Stay in Ahmedabad?

Club Mahindra Kensville Golf Resort is one of the best resorts in Ahmedabad to enjoy a rejuvenating stay away from the busy city life. The 900-acre property is abundant with pristine water bodies, stunning lawns, and large trees. 

Go for a swim in the resort’s swimming pool, enjoy the verdant greenery from your room, or have a round of golf with someone special- you have numerous options to make your stay memorable and eventful. 

Ahmedabad is a unique blend of history, culture, tradition, and development. It’s one place that should be on your travel bucket list. So, identify the best time to visit Ahmedabad based on the information above and plan your Ahmedabad tour as early as possible.

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