Statue of Unity

The Statue of Unity is the world’s tallest statue with a whopping height of 182 metres. Behold an architectural marvel that is more than just a statue, nestling exhibition hall, viewing gallery and even a large lift inside it. Surrounded by mountains, rivers and dam, the Statue of Unity is one of the finest places to visit not only in Gujarat, but also India.

Sardar Sarovar Dam

One of the 30 dams planned on river Narmada, Sardar Sarovar Dam (SSD) is the largest structure. The foundation stone of the project was laid out by Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru on 5 April 1961. It is reckoned as one of the largest dams in the world and India’s third highest concrete dam, a large hydraulic engineering project comprising construction of a series of large irrigation and hydroelectric multi-purpose dams on the Narmada River.

Valley of flowers

A one-of-its-kind garden, the Valley of Flowers is spread across 600 acres, which is 6 kms away from Vindhyachal and 11 kms away from Satpuda range. What began as a garden with 48,000 plants in 2016 went on to nurture 2,40,000 plants in three years.Soak into the wonders of nature with 5 unique thematic parks like Garden of Senses, Panchatva Garden, Green Energy and Upcycling Park, Sardar Park, Adventure Park and the popular Butterfly Garden, which was launched by Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi.

The Cactus Garden

A unique and fascinating plant with a multitude of shapes and sizes, the cactus can withstand extremely harsh environments with thorns and spikes all over them. Gujarat Ecological Education and Research (GEER) Foundation, an autonomous body set up by the Forests & Environment Department, Govt. of Gujarat has taken the initiative of creating a Cactus Garden spread across 836 square metres nestling over 500 species of cactus and succulent plants.

Butterfly Garden

When it comes to gazing at nature’s beauty, nothing compares to the fluttering wings of butterflies. The Butterfly Garden is one-of-its-kind garden, which nurtures plentitude of 38 species of butterflies flying across 6 acres of landscaped area with 45 species of plants. Apart from places for butterflies to lay eggs and plants for caterpillars to thrive, there are interactive spaces created for selfies that enable you to carry along your memories of the Butterfly Garden.

Zarvaniwater Falls

Located amid the Satpuda mountain range, the Zarvani Waterfalls is a popular destination among tourists and nature lovers of Gujarat. Monsoon is the time when the waterfall blooms into its full glory with its mystical sprays that leave the visitors mesmerized. The water is so clean at Zarvani Waterfalls that you can spot small fishes swimming inside it or perhaps you can watch your feet being tickled by the colourful fishes.

Jungle Safari

The Kevadia Zoological Park and Safari will cover 558,240 square meters on the right bank of the Narmada River, about 2 kilometers from the SoU. The park will be home to more than 170 species of fauna, covering various biomes of Africa, Australia, Asia, and America. Visitors will also be able to spot India’s endangered species, which includes the magnificent big cats such as Asiatic lion, Royal Bengal Tiger, and Leopard.The safari route has been designed such that the visitors can view animal activities, spot reptiles and watch birds.

Dinosaur Park

One such hidden gem of Gujarat is the new Dinosaur park, known as the Balasinor Dinosaur Fossil Park, in Indroda, Gandhinagar. It is a treasure trove of dinosaur fossils right inside the heart of Gujarat. The fossils excavated here are of Rajasauras and Rahiolisaurus as well as the longed necked Titanosaurs – the giants from the Dino world. A visit to the Balasinor Fossil Park will leave you completely spellbound. Balasinor is considered to be the 3rd largest dinosaur excavation site and 2nd largest hatchery in the world making it worth your time.

Nutrition Park

Located near the Swagat Sthal (Tourist Information Centre), the campus will have a Nutrition Park specially designed for “edutainment” of children and parents. The park aims to raise awareness about various aspects of nutrition. The tour of the park will be conducted through a train ride, traveling through various stations equipped with interactive games and activities, including a virtual reality playing arena and much more.

Garudeshwar

Home to the temple of Garudeshwar Mahadev, Garudeshwar is an ancient temple of Lord Shiva located on the Northern bank of Narmada River, near Rajpipla. The temple offers tranquility that connects you with your inner self and explore your spiritual side. Garudeshwar is around 2000 years old. It is said that Lord Shiva took the form of an eagle to destroy evil forces, which is the reason it is called Garudeshwar.

Nilkanthdham, Poicha

A beautiful construction established on the lands of Poicha, Nilkanth Dham is dedicated to Lord Swaminarayan. It is constructed by the banks of Narmada River with zone, the Park Zone, Kids Play zone, Food Court and many much more. The light shows at evening attract many visitors at Nilkanthdham, where the sight of vibrant light and sound leaves them asking for more, amid the serene environs soaked in spirituality.

Experience

River Rafting

We have a beautiful Water Fall and scenic view at Godbole Gate. It is being developed as an Adventure Tourist place. There is a Whitewater Rafting and Kayaking from Khalvani to Kevadiya village through RISHIKESH Adventure Sports and team. River Rafting for the first time in Gujarat..

Boating

The boats will be ferrying people from the memorial statue and will make traveling in water easier and convenient. The jetty is being constructed in order to operate boats and offer a new tourist facility.

Helicopter Ride

The helicopter service operates from helipad next to the Statue site during 9.30 am to one hour before sunset. The helicopter can accommodate a group of 7 persons. A 10-minute ride costs Rs. 2900 per person. The helicopter ride offers you with the view of Statue of Unity and Sardar Sarovar dam along with Valley of Flowers.

eBike / Cycle Tour

Zip through hilly terrains and winding roads and experience aesthetic beauty of Vindhyachal & Satpuda on Two Wheels. A cycling tour presents a unique way of discovering a region. Take Kevadia for instance – this place offers all aspects of nature – from lush green mountain forests to invigorating rivulets, the region offers scenic beauty, exquisite flora and fauna and an oozing dose of culture. And to explore all this on a cycle is a sure-shot ingredient for an unforgettable travel experience.

Shopping

The very name, Ekta Mall, symbolises unity in diversity, a hallmark of Indian culture. Here in Ekta Mall, handicrafts and traditional textiles from different parts of India come together, in retail spaces, at a location that stands for unity and national integration.Ekta Mall is created to provide a destination for a chic, relaxing shopping experience rooted in the vitality and diversity of India’s traditional textiles and artisanal handicrafts. The mall is designed to blend modern sensibilities with handicraft traditions using indigenous Indian materials.