Sarthana Nature Park and Zoo, Surat

Sarthana Nature Park and Zoo is located in Surat and one of the top attractions here. It is owned and managed by the local government body here, Surat Municipal Corporation. Spread in about 81 acres, Sarthana Zoo was established in 1984 and since then slowly grown to be one of the favorite picnic spots inContinue reading “Sarthana Nature Park and Zoo, Surat”

Galteshwar Mahadev Mandir, Temples in Surat

Galteshwar Mahadev Mandir, is a prominent temple of Shiv also called as Mahadev, the ultimate God. This temple is built in the recent past and is a piece of architecture, art, sculpture, spirituality, meditation and religious importance. Galteshwar is a village near by the outskirts of Surat. It is located around 15km from Kamrej, whichContinue reading “Galteshwar Mahadev Mandir, Temples in Surat”

Hope Bridge | Heritage Walkway in Surat, India

If there is any hope to bring back the heritage of Surat’s history, then a strong hope relies on the Heritage Walkway, which is new face of “The Hope Bridge” constructed in 1870s.

Surat Castle | Surat Fort | Heritage Site

Nearly 5 centuries old fort, built by Ahmedabad king due to the constant destruction by invaders, mostly Portuguese, still stands tall at Chowk area in Surat, near the Tapi River. Often totally unaware of the history associated with the