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Adalaj | District-Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, India
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing place for photo shoot, photography, or any form of architectural survey/study. As we reached the bottom of the step well, from where water can be fetched, one can feel immense peace and cool breeze (fyi: we visited in April and reached around 12 when...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The step-well is well maintained and has some beautiful carvings. The concept to collect water in olden days is simple and unique

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived here just after 2 tours from South India so the well was a little crowded and very noisy my guide and I having to stop at the side just to hear each other. The Well itself has restricted access now for safety reasons and...More

Thank ward27342
Reviewed 1 week ago

An intricately carved stepwell, not far out of town. Well worth a visit. No charge for entry. Allow 15 minutes

Thank Sara T
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the heritage site of Ahmadabad. If you want to click some of the beautiful architectural pictures then do visit this place. Every detail carwing are still visible in this place. A must for the photographer lover

Thank Darshak08
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the step-wells on a Wednesday arvo about 4pm. It was very crowded with locals! Being westerners we were swamped by people wanting photos and shaking out hands! Once they got over the fact we were there, it was great to escape the...More

Thank Naomi S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mysterious and charming this 15th century stepwell is an ode to a queen, who wanted to bring water to the villages and whose husband died before it was completed. She then married a Muslim ruler on the condition that he completed the stepwell, and then...More

Thank bindi62
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we pulled into this area you could see the remains of a broken temple but when we turned into the actual monument of steps well, it was a wow! The mathematical precision to create these symmetrical decending steps to the well was beautiful to...More

Thank FKONeill
Reviewed 1 week ago

Step wells are unique identity of Gujarat region. A very romantic concept of fetching water from a well where you can actually get in and touch water. excellent architecture, ornamentation and design. This can be a must visit place if you are travelling to India.

Thank FrequentFlier737488
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome architecture dating back to 15th century. 5 storeyed stepwell with a touching history of it's creation. Must visit when in Ahmedabad. It is about 20 kms out of city limits

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pareenashah1
28 October 2018|
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Response from DJay1911 | Reviewed this property |
I dont think so, you can go there and take pics. However, it is crowded so best you go there in weekdays and in the noon.
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Neha A
17 February 2018|
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Response from Ranjani S | 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
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
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