Know About splendid and eventful tour of Surat , Gujarat – Surat Tour and Travel Guide

History of glorious Surat city dates back to old Hindu town of Suryapur [during 1500 – 1520 A.D.]. Dynamic, historic and vibrant city Surat is situated on the banks of river Tapti. In the recent years city has shown the fastest growth rate in the country. This industrial city is referred with some other names like Silk City [leading manufacturer of Sarees and Dress Material] Diamond City [main center for diamond cutting & Polishing] and Green City [Being the cleanest city of country].

The most fascinating feature of Surat is keeping the heritage and Gujarati traditions alive while moving with the pace of industrialization.  You might be thinking about the dullness of tour from getting learned about the industrial dominance and growth of the city but actually your Surat tour is going to be a ride of excitement, a fun filled travel experiment as the tourists attractions of city includes, some very magnificent temples, luxuriant green spacious gardens, some creak beaches and Museums. Shopping is bound to make your Surat trip  more colorful as for as Surat hotels are concerned it is like the icing on the cake.

Nearby water park, Dandi closely associated with Mahatma Gandhi and his famous agitation Dandi March and few scenic beaches situated near by have added charm to Surat tourism.


Vital Tourist Information : Surat

Location :
Surat is situated in the western region of India, in the southern part of the state of Gujarat towards the shore of the Arabian Sea about 140 Kms From Vadodara city


Near By City : Ahmedabad


State : Gujarat [India]


Famous as / For :
Silk City - Diamond City - Green City - Industrial City - Port City


Weather & Climate :
Surat is located very close to Arabian sea shore so through out year climate of city remains bearable for the visitors and native.


Temperature :
Summer : Max. 44°C Min. 23°C
Winter : Max. 32°C Min. 10°C


Best Time to Visit :
Time between October and March is the spring and winter for the city and eventually best time for visiting Surat.


Spoken Languages :
Gujarati - Hindi - English


Dining / Food Facility :
Dying at Kashi and Dining at Surat, this is popular Saying among the Hindus of Gujarat. Surat is perfect place for getting familiar with traditional Gujarati food which have a specific sweet taste as jaggery [Gud] is involved in the cooking process. A traditional Gujarati meal means Roti, Dal, Curry, Four vegetables [one essential of Potato] Rice, Kichadi, Papad, Koishambeer [Salad with Curd] and sweet dish. For the overseas travelers hotels have in house multi cuisine restaurants.


Shopping / Tour Souvenir :
Since the ancient time Surat is among the key trading centers of western India. Beside the traditional Silk Sarees and Dress Material Surat is good place for Shopping goods like artistically designed & decorated table lamp, handicrafts of wood, tin or ivory etc.


Tourist Spots/Attraction :
Bardoli - Bulsar - Dandi - Hajira Beach - Old Fort - Textile Market - Tithal Beach - Ubhrat Beach


How To Reach Surat Gujarat [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
It is quite easy to access Surat by train journey as city falls on train route of Mumbai - Ahmedabad - Delhi so there are number of trains for getting here.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
Surat is connected with many major cities of Gujarat, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan on road travel by government and private luxury buses running at regular interval. Long distance buses are for overnight journey.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Surat is accessible by air travel multiple domestic flights lands at city airport from Mumbai, Ahmedabad and other cities