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Adalaj Step-well

Adalaj | District-Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, India
+91 99428 02787
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Adalaj | District-Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, India
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"store water"
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"adalaj vav"
in 27 reviews
"architectural marvel"
in 49 reviews
"water level"
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"beautiful carvings"
in 31 reviews
"historical place"
in 52 reviews
"heritage site"
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"ahmedabad city"
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"worth a visit"
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"visit this place"
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"nice place"
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"visiting ahmedabad"
in 16 reviews
"structure"
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"gandhinagar"
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"queen"
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"veer"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited this place with family. Very old structure with excellent carving. We were amazed after looking at the creativity of the ancient times! Must visit place for the heritage lovers!

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Do not skip this place if you are visiting Ahmedabad. Full of history, great architecture! We love it!!!

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The pillars and chambers of the step-well were discretely hidden under ground and I very nearly missed out on it altogether, only spotting the entrance to the well as I was about to leave the enclosure. The Imam gave a lovely tour of the mosque...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

But go with a guide handy otherwise you won't how the story behind the place and wonder what's app great about it. The architecture is really beautiful.

Thank Archna S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing architecture. The step well is almost 2 stories down and and the walls have very beautiful carvings. Best to go with family .

Thank Poojil A
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The site has some very well preserved architectural details despite not being monitored in any way. There's also a garden. Unfortunately, the site lacks some informative plates, except a worn-out explanation outside the entrance. Locals lingering outside might ask for money for "guarding" the entrance...More

Thank Sinziana M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice architecture which grabs your attention but no guide service to tell about the place. Pls read before you go to understand the importance.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This stop was part of a guided tour for us and the guide is passionate about the wells and has made extensive records of 700 of them. The wells are extraordinary historical architecture designed to meet the needs of travellers who would sleep safely on...More

Thank franodriscoll
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is in a village near Gandhinagar and another venue on a guided tour of Ahmedabad. As you descend the steps you can feel the temperature drop. Elaborate carvings on the walls and pillars.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Adalaj Stepwell or Rudabai Stepwell is a stepwell located in the village of Adalaj, close to Ahmedabad city and in Gandhinagar district in the Indian state of Gujarat. While in Gujarati and Marwari language, the stepwell is called a vav, (leading down to the level of water), in other Hindi-speaking regions of North India it is known as a baoli (also spelt, ‘bawdi’, ‘bawri’ and...More

Thank HIRAL N
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Neha A
February 17, 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.
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ShilohinBC
December 6, 2017|
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Response from muskan123 | 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
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Balaji_K_S
July 13, 2017|
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Response from Pavanan P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, ample parking is available
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