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Lothal

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| Saragwala Village, Dholka Taluka, Ahmedabad 382230, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the oldest Civilizations of the world flourished here. Plenty of things you can read in books and on Google about Lothal. But I wish to tell you about Lothal site. It's a very well maintained place where one can reach very easily by...More

Thank Pooja S
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Lothal was a vital and thriving trade centre in ancient times, with its trade of beads, gems and valuable ornaments reaching the far corners of West Asia and Africa. The techniques and tools they pioneered for bead-making and in metallurgy have stood the test of...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

My friend is arcitact. He canes from Bombay. HrE told me for Lothal visit. I was not interested to go. But commple to go. It is a far then ahmedabad. Too much hot season. He had been shown, but I was boring. Government should give...More

Thank Roam808728
Reviewed 12 July 2018

If you are ever in the vicinity, do go to the museum as well. The roads nowadays are much better and it takes almost no time from Ahmedabad.

Thank m5par
Reviewed 30 June 2018

The place is quite nicely organized, showing us glimpses into the ancient civilization which existed. The original town planning in the form of organized streets, drainage systems, irrigation channels etc. give us an idea of how systematic the place was. A nearby museum has lots...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

one of the few remains of the Harappan civilisation remaining in India. One can see the remains of the bustling industrial city, that was connected to the sea by a canal and the remains of a dock are very fascinating. The Site museum of ASI...More

Thank Suez1956
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We visited here with a group of 30 people. Enjoyed looking at the ancient sculptures and read history on Lothal. Quiet place. Heritage place.

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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

The place is extremely good for those who are interested in historical sites.It shows how good was planning and developement of ancient times.

Thank 2001swapnil2001
Reviewed 26 April 2018

this is about 5000 year's historical place. this shows us how people were living in past. i loved to walk on that historic path of lothal. proud to be that.

Thank rathod2017
Reviewed 26 April 2018

Lothal was a busy port town marked by urban planning of very high order. An engaging visit for the people who are interested in study of history. Moreover, it is the only Harappan civilization site which has a dockyard. According to the archaeologists, this is...More

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Voyager_Jyoti
16 September 2018|
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Response from m5par | Reviewed this property |
I have not been to Dholavira, (I have been meaning to) but based on what I hear, you should visit both. That brings in the constraint of time and your flexibility to travel from where you will be landing. If you are going... More
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vizag_12
16 October 2017|
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Response from arunbvkumar | Reviewed this property |
The best way is to travel by car and on the way you can see some more places. As there is a fixed time to visit this place, please check with the time to enter the site from their website. And Friday the site is closed. More... More
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sam_mohite
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Response from Debabrata19 | Reviewed this property |
The site - apart from the museum is open. So it can get very hot - which I presume is the weather post monsoons. If you are prepared for the weather, I do not see a problem.
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