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Adalaj | District-Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, India
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Reviewed yesterday

This is very historic place having step well. But as you go down, you will feel a weird smell that is unbearable. It needs regular maintenance and cleaning. One time visit is Ok.

Thank Miiren
Reviewed yesterday

This place is pretty amazing. If you are visiting Ahmedabad or Gandhinagar, I reckon you must visit this place unless someone does not have an interest in history or art.

Thank DJay1911
Reviewed 6 days ago

Well, 'step-well' sounds like a step down from the original ... I like the original name 'Adlaj ni Vav' where Vav not only sound terrific, but also means well (water body). Back then rulers were so concious about people's water needs and made such intricate...More

Thank sandeepsahajpal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very unexpected place. A long 35 plus minute drive from Ahmedabad ending in a dusty road at a small town. The stepwell from first appearances does not appear spectacular however it is the inside space that is very finely detailed. The carving...More

Thank Mobile814420
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

. Very unique place . Amazing architecture . Very intricate and high quality carvings done on the walls, pillars and roof of this structure . it's an engineering master piece . The place was quite clean . A must to visit place

Thank ShaileshR91
Reviewed 1 week ago

This step well is worth a visit which is covered in half a day's tour of Ahmedabad. Neatly maintained.

Thank Divakar V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cool destination. It needs some maintenance as it smells of pigeon. Good location to do photoshoots and good for history diggers. One time visit place

Thank VDD-90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like many historical places in India, the Well Of Adalji is neglected and not maintained at all. No guides around ,no plaques no leaflets nothing. totally neglected. It is a step well built hundreds of years ago. google does not mention the history in full....More

Thank amarchheda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friends said that the step wells were said to be the best tourist site. I being an Indian who has travelled all over India was pleasantly surprised that there were no ticket counters and entry was free, The moment you enter it, you feel...More

1  Thank Gayatri K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The step well (vav) was build in 1498 AD by RUDA wife of vaghela varasimha .. Which is 5story & oblong. Different & attractive sculpture are there on wall which is real treat for eyes. A better up keeping is required for this famous heritage...More

Thank jitendra s
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Neha A
17 February 2018|
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Response from sbujnar | Reviewed this property |
There is entry charge. You need to look for guide if you want to ask questions on the place.
6 December 2017|
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Response from Muskan A | Reviewed this property |
Actually I was there for a trip hosted by a college, but you can always take help from the local taxi drivers. Once you reach the airport at Ahmedabad, there are plenty of taxi drivers over there, waiting for a customer... More
13 July 2017|
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Response from Pavanan P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, ample parking is available