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September 14, 2012
Location of Surat
Location of Surat
Surat, located in Gujarat, is located 306 km south of the state capital of Gandhinagar and is situated on the banks of the River Tapti (Tapi). A moat divides the old city from the new one. Surat remains famous for its diamonds and textiles and is also known as the “Diamond Capital of the World” and also the “Embroidery Capital of the World”.
Tourist Attractions in Surat
Surat has been an important historical city and has been associated with the Mughals and then Mahatma Gandhi. Here are a few tourist attractions in Surat:
Dandi
Hajra and Tithal
Gopipura
Old Fort
Winchester Museum
Hotels and Accommodation
Being an important business and tourist hub there are many options for accommodation in Surat, ranging from budget hotels and guest houses to luxury, five star hotels.
How to Reach Surat
Being a popular business and tourism hub, Surat is very well connected to the rest of the country and here is how you can get there:
rail
Rail
Surat has its own railway station and is well connected to major Indian cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata and Ahmedabad among others.
road
Road
Surat has a strong road network and is well connected to cities within Gujarat and in Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Rajashtan and Delhi.
Air
Air
The nearest airport to Surat is Vadodara (140 km) and is connected by regular flight services to the rest of the country.
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