Ahmedabad, located on the banks of Sabarmati River is an important industrial and economic hub in India. It is located 30km from the state capital Gandhinagar, which is a twin city. It is home to remarkable temples, museums, lakes and markets which depicts the vibrant culture of Gujarat. Some of the famous landmarks includes Sabarmati Ashram, ISKCON Temple, Swaminarayan Temple, Bhadra Fort, Calico Museum of Textiles.
It is also famous for its textiles and tie-dye bandhani handloom technique.This makes it an attractive place to buy bandhani sarees and dupattas along with mirror and embellished garments and local handicrafts.