Thangadh Tourism

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Saurashtra was once called the Pataad Pradesh reigned by the Snake Worshipers. The Vasuki Mandir is situated in Than. Small miniature shrines dedicated to the Snake-God have been built in Surendranagar and the adjoining place. Vasuki-Bhandiyabeli, Chandra Lipya-Shapar-Nagadka are the important ones. Vasuki Takshak - Shesh was the chief of the Naga-Sarp ancestry and Vasuki was the ancestral god of the royal Lakthar family of Than. The Snake worship became prevalent ever since then and related rituals are performed to this day. Thangadh is an industrial town and a municipality located southwest of Surendranagar in Surendranagar district in the Indian state of Gujarat. A large number of small-scale Ceramic manufacturing units are located around Thangadh. Thangadh, Wankaner and Morbi form the Ceramic triangle. Chief products are Sanitaryware, such as Wash Basins and Water Closets, and Glazed Wall Tiles. Export destinations include the Middle East, African Countries, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. The ceramic units employ several thousand unskilled workers in the region. Tarnetar is 10 km away. A fair, Mela in Gujarati, is held every year around first week of Bhadarva(Hindu Month) there and attracts tourists from all-over India and world. The fair showcases the colourful and vibrant culture of the Saurashtra region.


This warm abode of Thangadh is a delightful place to visit in India. After your splendid visit to Thangadh, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Ahmedabad. Attractions in Ahmedabad include Sabarmati Museum, Kankaria Lake, Akshardham Temple. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport. A holiday in Thangadh can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Thangadh*

  • Pollution Statistics in Thangadh

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

    • Air Pollution 31.25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 68.75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 37.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 31.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 18.75 (Very Low)
  • Thangadh: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 34.38 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 30.56 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 28.13 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 28.13 (Low)
    • Attacks 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 52.5 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 78.13 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 61.11 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 3.13 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 31.25 (Low)
  • Living in Thangadh - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 66.64 (High)
    • Climate Index 52.12 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 39.66 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 29.2 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 79.63 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 13.25 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 37.88 (Very 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 Thangadh

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 27.31 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 46.82 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 34.56 USD

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

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