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Ahmedabad Heritage Walk

  • Ahmedabad heritage walk is one of the most unique tourist attractions in the city of Ahmedabad
  • 600 years old city of Ahmedabad (1411 A.D) has some of the finest Indian-Islamic monuments and exquisite Hindu and Jain temples
  • The Heritage Walk of Ahmedabad was launched by the Amdavad Municipal Corporation (AMC) in association with CRUTA Foundation, an NGO, on 19th November 1997
  • It takes you through the 'Pols' - self-contained neighborhoods, sheltering large numbers of people. Some of these 'Pols' are virtually small villages
  • Old city is traversed by narrow lanes, usually terminating in squares (Chowks) comprising 'Community Well' and 'Chabutro' (for feeding birds)
  • 'Pols' were protected by gates, cul-de-sacs and secret passages & are explained during the walk
  • Walk commences from Swaminarayan temple Kalupur, encompasses 20 main spots, numerous areas & aspects of the old city and concludes at Jama Masjid
  • Due the way it is structured, it is also popularly know as the "Journey from Mandir to Masjid"
  • Official website: https://ahmedabadcity.gov.in/portal/jsp/Static_pages/heritage_walk.jsp
  • Email ID: amdavadheritagetours@gmail.com
  • Contact Details: +91 9687332484, 1800 233 9008
  • Starting Point : Swaminarayan Temple, Kalupur, Off Relief Road, Ahmedabad || Number of Pause Points: 20 || Points Length: 2 km
  • Duration: 2 Hrs. 30 Min. (Including Slide Show) || Time: 7:45 A.M. for slide show followed by walk at 8:00 A.M

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