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Address: Asarwa, Ahmedabad, India

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A little bit worrying

We had a truly privileged visit to this remarkable place, but the lack of maintenance and supervision would leave you a little bit worried for the future of the place. We came to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
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Macroom, Ireland
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20 reviews 20 reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We had a truly privileged visit to this remarkable place, but the lack of maintenance and supervision would leave you a little bit worried for the future of the place. We came to the site in a tuk tuk and our driver had to stop four or five times to ask directions before we finally found the place. There was... More 

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Ahmedabad, India
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Amazing structure. Very badly managed by ASI. Not many visitors, and even difficult to find out as many people are not aware of the structure. But it is a real gem of a step-well. I would say, a must-go place for heritage lovers.

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Ranchi, India
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Vav is a step well which is known as 'Bawadi" in other parts of the country. This vav is not fully open but the steps are covered with floors and pillars. There are open spaces for light to enter. The carvings in the yellow sandstone is quite attractive. The water in the well did not look clean and potable. This... More 

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Bhopal, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

The place is not as fancy as Adalaj stepwell but it is worth a visit, the mosque behyind the step well is beautiful. I have to say one of the best little mosque I ever saw. I hope the government maintain the place well, we cannot afford losing a heritage.

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Jaipur, India
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Dada Hari Ni Vav is a beautiful step-well. Quaint, well-kept and intriguing. The well has an interesting interplay of shadows and light for the photographically inclined; and it is an architectural wonder. So well proportioned that it grows on you as you enter it, and gradually reveals itself as you walk deeper down the steps. Ahmedabad is home to two... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

I was there last month of 2014 , when i visit there i found it very much dirty need maintenance urgently .

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pune
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014 via mobile

Its situated in the city of Ahmedabad, its the same concept of Adalaj step well, not sure which is been built first. But if we compare both then Adalaj is much better place to see, this place is not maintained at all, even it seems that not much tourist visit this place.

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India
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57 reviews 57 reviews
11 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

I don't think this place is visited by many tourists. Not many citizens of Ahmedabad would have visited this place. Not well maintained. A guard only available to show. Should have your own vehicle. Worth going.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

another must visit if your visiting Ahmadabad. make it a point to add in your must visit list of Ahmadabad monuments.

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Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
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73 reviews 73 reviews
31 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Dada hari ni vav is a stepwell situated in the heart of the city near to the railway station. It is very beautiful. If maintained properly it can be best in the city.

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