Gandhinagar Tourism

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'Gandhinagar'KOLAR GANDINAGAR /ɡɑːndᵻˈnɑːɡər/ () is the capital of the state of Gujarat in Western India. Gandhinagar is located approximately 23 km north of Ahmedabad, on the west central point of the Industrial corridor between Delhi, the political capital of India, and Mumbai, the financial capital of India. Gandhinagar, Gujarat's new capital city, lies on the west bank of the Sabarmati River, about 464 km north of Mumbai, the financial capital of India.GNs divideADGand private housing. There is a provision of parks, extensive planting and a recreational area along the river giving the city a green garden-city atmosphere. The Akshardham temple is located in Gandhinagar. There was a determination to make Gandhinagar a purely Indian enterprise, partly because the state of Gujarat was the birthplace of Mahatma Gandhi. and hence the planning was done by two Indian town planners; Prakash M Apte & H. K. Mewada, who had apprenticed with Le Corbusier in Chandigarh. Gandhinagar has been selected as one of the hundred Indian cities to be developed as a smart city under PM Narendra Modi's flagship Smart Cities Mission.


Explore popular vacation packages for Gandhinagar, India and kick-start your vacation planning for free. The nearest major city to Gandhinagar is Ahmedabad. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Ahmedabad for its bountiful attractions like Sabarmati Museum, Kankaria Lake, Akshardham Temple on your trip to Gandhinagar. Also, to reach Gandhinagar, you'll have to take a flight to Ahmedabad; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Tour packages of Gandhinagar are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Gandhinagar*

  • Pollution Statistics in Gandhinagar

    Know the pollution level of Gandhinagar before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 67.03 (High)
    • Water Pollution 68.15 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 67.06 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 62.31 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 46.15 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 65.38 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 59.56 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 57.63 (Moderate)
  • Gandhinagar: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Gandhinagar for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Gandhinagar.

    • Burglary and Theft 43.89 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 39.01 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 37.64 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 67.24 (High)
    • Car Stealing 39.67 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 43.41 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 36.26 (Low)
    • Drug offense 30.62 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 74.47 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 63.17 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.64 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 31.87 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 42.31 (Moderate)
  • Living in Gandhinagar - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Gandhinagar is 111.4 (High)

    • Safety Index 59.72 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 48.31 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 73.74 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 43.68 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 27.71 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 67.36 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.08 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 57.79 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Gandhinagar

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Gandhinagar

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.08 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.93 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 52.3 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 33.91 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.