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Adalaj Step-well

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Address: Adalaj | District-Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, India
Phone Number: 9942802787
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An amazing historical place-- water well for tired traveller in the 19th century. Easy to reach if you are in Ahmedabad region. Just look at the photos.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

An amazing historical place-- water well for tired traveller in the 19th century. Easy to reach if you are in Ahmedabad region. Just look at the photos.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Adalaj step well needs no explanation to its beauty. Built in 1499 AD by Sultan Mohammad Begda for his queen Rani Roopba is a magnificient 5 storeyed ‘Vav’ (stepwell) which strikes attention by its stone carvings. This place is approx 15 to 20 kilometers from Ahmedabad at village Adalaj. The monument and surrounding areas are an architectural delight. It feels... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

i went there with all freinds. we enjoyed there very much . one of the best place. this is famous for historicle place

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was a big surprise for me... I've seen a lot in the world, but I 've never seen anything like this :-) In any other place of the world it would be in UNESCO World Heritage List with 20 EUR entry ticket, but here it is for FREE. Really breathtaking place, would be a nice location for some Indian... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Didnt know what a step well was until I got here - and WOW!! What an amazing bit of architecture. All to hold water...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Its indeed amazing to discover architecture of this class and planning, one needs to visit this place to enjoy and understand our history.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Adalaj step well is a live example of the human's architectural knowledge in the old time.....it is made beautifully by using very big stones... as u step down in the well, you can see marvellous stone carving designs and statues on the walls....it is a five story structure... I was amazed. ...in those days....how they have dug up the well....how... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had heard about this place often but never visited but this April we friends visited specially this place and knew about ancient things which gives memories of about old times. we spent lot time here here have ancient glory and unique atmosphere. really nice place

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Adalaj step well was a meeting place for women where they exchanged news and drew water. The architecture is simply amazing but the place needs to be better maintained. It is slightly away from the city of Ahmedabad but definitely worth the visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is no public conveyance available for this place. So you have to take an auto or cab. It's a stepwell or bawli. The place is not maintained & shaby BUT THE PHOTOS TAKEN HERE ARE GREAT

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