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Surat is categorised as Business and Transit

Science Centre Surat (Nivalink Trip Dated - 14 June 2015)
Jacobian Cuckoo at Gavier Lake (Nivalink Trip Dated - 14 June 2015)
Bronze Winged Jacana at Gavier Lake (Nivalink Trip Dated - 14 June 2015)
Purple Moorhen at Gavier Lake (Nivalink Trip Dated - 14 June 2015)
Jet Ski at Watersports Centre at Surat - Photos Courtesy B:Lues Adventures
Watersports Centre at Surat - Photos Courtesy B:Lues Adventures
Gavier Lake (Nivalink Trip Dated - 14 June 2015)
Black Winged Stilt at Gavier Lake (Nivalink Trip Dated - 14 June 2015)
Surat - The Snack Capital of Gujarat (Nivalink Trip Dated - 14 June 2015)

Reasons to Visit
  • Surat stands on the bank of the River Tapti and was once one of western India’s major ports and trading towns.
  • Surat is a large bustling tier-I city and one of the fastest growing cities in India.
  • Surat is a hub for textile and diamond industry and Petrochemical complex at neighboring Hazira.
  • Old Surat is full of small shops and eateries. Municipal Building, Station etc can pass off as monuments. There is a well-built Swminarayan Temple by the River.
  • "Chowpatty", the riverside garden and promenade is a popular areas for locals to arrive in weekends.
  • Surat could be crowned as the snack capital of India with its bylanes full of unique variety of street food.
  • Malls and Multiplexes are coming up on the Airport Road will give city a modern character.
Know It
  • Surat till the dreaded Plague in 1994, was one of the dirtiest and ill organized cities around and since then has developed in such a short span to be one of the most well organized and active Municipal bodies and therefore is an example for any other tier-I towns to follow.
  • Port Cities of India"Hazira Port (20 kms from Surat) is one of the dedicated to large Industries of Hazira (Essar, Reliance, Adani etc). Hazira Port was developed in 1990s / 2000s."
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Airport Pickup or Drop

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Pickup/Drop between Surat Airport and Hotel near AthwalinesRs. 411
Pickup/Drop between Surat Airport and Hotel near Surat Railway StationRs. 634

Railway Station Pickup or Drop

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Pickup/Drop between Surat Railway Station and Hotel near AthwalinesRs. 294

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Destination Ideas

  • Surat - Ethnic Cuisine Capital of Gujarat

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    The Statue of Unity is a statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel (1875–1950) in Kevadiya region overlooking Sardar Sarovar Dam in Gujarat and is the world's tallest statue with a height of 182 metres (597 ft).
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    Unai Mata Temple is a Devi temple and sulphur springs (hot springs) that lies mid-way on Surat - Saputara route. Unai Mata Temple is locally very significant.
    Temple or Holy Place, Natural Wonders
    Devi Temple, Sulphur Springs
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Watersports are offered in Surat in Public-Private Partnership (PPP) project of Surat Municipality Corporation (SMC). It offers water-sports Activities, Amusement Park and Restaurant. It is located at the basin of River Tapti(Tapi) on the Singanpore side of Weir-cum-Causeway. Activities on offer includes Jet-Ski, Speed Boat, Pedal Boat, Banana Boat Ride, Bumper Ride, Kayaking, Boating.
    Gavier Lake is set off Surat - Dumas Road (1 km detour and about 10 kms from Parle Point area) and is developed as a bird watching point by Surat Nature Club. 140+ species have been registered in and around the Lake area. There is a 1 km walk around the lake that makes it interesting for photographer to shoot waterbirds. Even during monsoon 15-20 variety of birds are easily seen.
    Bird Watching

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Getting There

Locality NameDescriptionSuitable ForHotels (Nos)
AthwalinesUpmarket residential area situated by the riverside.Business1
Dumas RoadThe road from Athwalines / Parle Point leads to the Airport. Here number of malls and multiplexes are situated. Hajira is closer from here.Transit/Business-
Railway StationRight next to the Railway station, in close proximity to the Old city, textile market and Diamond processing areas.Transit/Business2
Airport in Surat
  • Surat Airport ( STV ) , Surat
Railway Stations in Surat
  • Surat ( ST ), Surat
  • Udhna Junction ( UDN ), Surat
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