Five picnic spots for a day/two near Ahmedabad

A kind-hearted, peaceful, sharp and fun loving are the phrases that pretty much sum up Amdavadis. Also, the commercial hub tag could be given to Ahmedabad which has hardly kept an amdavadi from enjoying one day life with friends and family.

The city is basically, the city of chaos, fast commutation, pollution, and 1000s of people in hurry. Everyone in Ahmedabad works for a lifestyle that gives a classy position.

People work from Monday to Friday just to earn. And then, comes the weekend which always confuses the people where to spend time with family or friends just to move away from this hustling bustling life.

Being unknown from the nearby city’s wealth of picnic spots and resorts Amdavadis complaint about finding no nearby picnic spot. We are presenting you the Five Picnic spots that one could consider for a weekend near Ahmedabad or in Ahmedabad.

Adalaj Stepwell

Known as one of the best picnic spots, Adalaj ni Vav (Adalaj Stepwell) is a unique old Hindu stepwell. It is historically famous and considered as the Heritage site is another quaint picnic spot near Ahmedabad.

Major Attractions: Architecture, Interior of the step well which is much cooler than outside

Distance from Ahmedabad: 18 KM


Indroda Nature Park

The Indroda Nature Park is a great picnic spot for nature lovers and animal enthusiasts. It is considered to be the second largest hatchery of dinosaur eggs in the world. It is also known as India’s Jurrasic Park.

Major Attractions: Different Sections like Dinosaur and Fossil, Mammal Section, Avifauna Section, Walk-in aviary, Reptile Section, Botanical Garden, Earth Section, Marine Section, Plant Section.

Distance from Ahmedabad: 25 KM


Dedicated to Lord Swaminarayan, Akshardham temple is a spectacular pink sandstone monument which is situated in the greenest cities of India, Gandhinagar. The surroundings are such which makes the temple even more beautiful and is the perfect picnic spot.

Major Attractions: The exhibition halls with lifelike depictions of the life of Lord Swaminarayan, the vast green area around the temple, the water show and laser show.

Distance from Ahmedabad: 28 KM

 Thol Lake Bird Sanctuary

A man-made wetland and beautiful bird sanctuary in Khadi, Mehsana district is a popular picnic spot near Ahmedabad. Other migratory water birds and this sanctuary hosts the world’s tallest bird, Sarus crane.

Key attractions: Rare rare birds to spot, Peaceful corners to spend time with family and friends

Distance from Ahmedabad: 28 KM

Parvati Hills

Parvati Hills, near Ahmedabad, is a Table Top View Destination & Adventure Park in Gujarat, is an exceptional & tranquil landscape in the Northern part of the state, located at a height of 200 ft above ground level overlooking 2000 acres in the natural beauty over “LARGEST TABLE TOP LAND” of India in Aravali Mountains and of green forests & villages of Gujarat nearby, only 125 km away from Ahmedabad.

Being amidst of nature, Parvati hills, Himmatnagar experiences pleasant weather throughout the year. Its incomprehensible expanse of flat land, water-bodies, natural flora & fauna makes is ideal for adventure, leisure & nature education.

The adventure park with a dozen obstacles and High Rope activities can be utilized for different types of training of the youth and corporate. If spending a vacation in serene nature rejuvenates you from inside, you should never compromise with the location.

Key Attractions: Adventure Park & Hill Station in Gujarat for nature camp activity, picnic spot, party, function, weddings & events.

Distance from Ahmedabad: 128 KM