Board the Ahmedabad - Ekta Nagar heritage train and head to the world's tallest statue!
Amdavadis, are you up for a Sunday escapade that promises both nostalgia and awe-inspiring sights? Buckle up for an unforgettable journey aboard Gujarat's first-ever, Ahmedabad - Ekta Nagar heritage train as it transports you to witness the grandeur of the world's tallest statue – the Statue of Unity.
This is your chance to embark on a unique adventure just 3.5 hours away from Ahmedabad to Kevadia! Don't let this opportunity slip through your fingers.
About the Ahmedabad - Ekta Nagar Heritage Train
The Ekta Nagar Steam Heritage Train is not just a means of transportation; it's an experience in itself. Every Sunday morning, it departs from Ahmedabad, offering a nostalgic trip with AC executive chair car coaches and a dedicated restaurant dining car.
As you relax in the 28-seat air-conditioned dining car, enjoy tea and snacks in an ambiance adorned with elegant teak wood dining tables and comfortable two-seater cushioned sofas.
Must-visit places around the Statue of Unity
Upon arriving at Ekta Nagar, a treasure trove of attractions unfolds. Beyond the striking Statue of Unity and the mighty Sardar Sarovar Dam, dive into the beauty of the Valley of Flowers. Explore the wonders of Sardar Patel Zoological Park and Jungle Safari, and be enchanted by the magical Unity Glow Garden.
Take a leisurely stroll around Panchmuli Lake, lose yourself in the lush greenery of the Miyawaki Forest, and marvel at the breathtaking Zarwani Waterfall. For thrill-seekers, there's the option of exhilarating River Rafting at Khalwani. Immerse yourself in a spiritual experience with the Narmada Maha Arti and visit the Shoolpaneshwar Mahadev Temple to embrace the cultural and religious significance of the region.
Make your visit to Ekta Nagar truly unforgettable by exploring these incredible attractions surrounding the Statue of Unity.
Departure from Ahmedabad: 6:10 a.m.
Arrival at Ekta Nagar (Kevadia): 9:50 a.m.
Return Journey: Departure from Ekta Nagar: 8:35 p.m.
Arrival in Ahmedabad: 12:05 a.m.
Making a non-stop 182-kilometer journey between Ekta Nagar and Ahmedabad, the one-way fare for this remarkable experience is Rs 885. Seize the chance to blend the charm of a heritage train ride with a visit to the iconic Statue of Unity and the enchanting surroundings of Ekta Nagar. It's a recipe for the perfect Sunday adventure!