Lothal

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  • Address: Saragwala, Gujarat 382230, Ahmedabad, India
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Town, Archaeological Site

An ancient town located in the sound corner near the city, Lothal is a place for explorers, archaeologist and basically anyone who is curious and into the finding of history. The place is perched on the Gulf of Combay which was once the flourishing trading centre for ancient civilisations, most probably the Indus Valley Civilisation and draws a lot of visitors every year. The village has various archaeological sites with ruins of ancient times depicting the various aspects of their culture. It is also home to the very popular Lothal Archaeological Museum which was brought forth in 1976 to display the excavations of the prior years. It has a total of three galleries depicting the works of various artists and their conjectural idea of Harappan civilisation. The items that are displayed here includes beads, terracotta ornaments, shell, ivory objects and the likes along with enchanting handmade small figurines and potteries providing a peek into their culture. The place also has a small library and a publication counter where you can get everything you might need to know more about these archaeological findings.

  • Keep plenty of water with you.
  • Wear sturdy footwear.

  • Lothal Old Town- Free Entry

Lothal Archaeological Museum:

  • Adults- 2 INR
  • Children upto 15- Free

Lothal Archaeological Museum:

  • Saturday to Thursday- 10 AM to 5PM.
  • Closed on Friday.

  • By Car or Taxi.

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  • Lothal Address: Saragwala, Gujarat 382230, Ahmedabad, India
  • Lothal Timing: 24-hrs
  • Lothal Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Lothal(preferred time): 10:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Lothal: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 0.84% of people who visit Ahmedabad include Lothal in their plan

  • 20% of people start their Lothal visit around 5 PM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Lothal

Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Lothal

People normally club together Nehru Bridge and Shreyas Folk Museum while planning their visit to Lothal.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
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  • Only for those who love historical place.

  • An archaeological reconstruction of the ancient city of Lothal (Gujarat, Indus Valley Civilization) as it existed 4500 years ago. Lothal was world's earliest known port city with a dockyard equipped to berth and service ships A city that was way ahead of its time

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  • Beautiful place

  • Very good place, historical place,if you like to see history of India so you like to visit this place 👌👌

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