Ahmedabad is the largest city located on the banks of river Sabarmati and former capital of the western Indian state of Gujarat. Ahmedabad is located 30 km from the state capital Gandhinagar. Ahmedabad has emerged as an important cultural and commercial center in India. It is the second-largest producer of cotton in India and also established itself as the home of textile industry and earned the nickname of The Manchester of the East. Apart from being an economic hub, Ahmedabad also has a number of magnificent monuments endowed with great historical and cultural past of the city. Ahmedabad is also the center for various day trips to numerous beautiful spots around. Go for it when you are in Ahmedabad.
The city is named after Mahatma Gandhi, lies on the bank of River Sabarmati at a distance of 23 km from Ahmedabad. It is referred as a prime center of learning in Gujarat. It is one of the best day trips from Ahmedabad to offer to day trippers.