On the occasion of Sardar Patel Birth Anniversary Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated World’s tallest statue “STATUE OF UNITY” to the nation of India and Gujarat. Great Leader of India Sardar Vallabh Patel was born on October 31, 1975. Sardar Was Political and Social leader who played a great role in India’s Struggle for making Independent India. Also after the Independent India He played a Major Role in making United India by joining Maharajas and Nawabs all together.
The Great Statue of Unity is twice the height of Statue of Liberty in United States and also bigger then Spring Temple Buddha China which is 153 Mtr height, Ushika Daibustu Japan which is 120 Mtr height. PM Modi also added that the Statue will stand high not just in meters and feet, But much more in terms of academic, historical, national and spiritual values.
Statue of Unity , Ekta ki Pratima is located on the river island called Sadhu Bet, This bet is facing the Narmada DAM near Rajpipla in State of Gujarat. Along with the Statue of Unity, Gujarat Tourism has added many attraction and other places nearby for sight seen and plan to develop this as Tourism of Hub in India. We have listed of few of the Major attraction near sightseen of Statue of Unity.
Sardar Sarovar Dam ( Kevadiya Colony )
There are major attractions and sight near Dam like boating, trekking and view of the flow of water from the Dam.
Valley of Flowers
This will be one of the major attraction sight near Statue of Unity and it will attract many tourists to visit this place. This valley is home of 150 plus verities of different colourful flowers. Currently this is in 250 hectares and in future this will be expanded to 3000 hectares.
Narmada Tent City
Along with all this points there is a best place to stay near Statue of Unity is Tent City containing 250 Permanent Tent and there will be a different types of packages like One Day Picning, 1N/2D package and 2N/3D package is available. Online Booking of package and detailed itinerary available on Narmada Tent City Booking.
How to Reach Statue of Unity
The nearest railway station and airport is Vadodara, to reach the statue of unity Which is 90 KM from this place. There is a railway station in Bharuch too which is the most closest railway station to Statue of Unity.