Gujarat is in the limelight for it’s much talked about Statue of Unity at The Sardar Sarovar Dam located about 50 Miles South-East of Vadodara The Statue of Unity is an iconic 182-meter tall landmark statue dedicated to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, a visionary leader and statesman hailed as the Iron Man of Independent India, due to his pivotal role in the country’s struggle for independence and subsequently for his efforts of integration of the sovereign states of India. The memorial is dedicated to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, credited with integrating 562 princely states with the Union of India
The world will know more about Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel more popularly known as “The Iron Man of India” who united India upon its independence in the year 1947
A separate memorial is also being set up near the structure where one can get glimpses of Patel’s works located on Sadhu Bet island. The Statue of Unity will provide visitors with a meaningful experience that both educates and entertains, by focusing on Patel’s personage, life, and accomplishments.
Sardar Patel’s Statue of Unity is the World’s tallest monument scheduled to be open for public on his 143rd Birth anniversary this October 31st 2018. Narendra Modi, the then CM of Gujarat and the current Prime Minister of India had on October 31, 2015, laid the foundation stone of the statue. However, the work on the project started in December 2015.
Additionally, a viewing gallery at about 500 feet height will provide the visitors with a spectacular view of the Sardar Sarovar dam and its environs. A special purpose vehicle established by the government of Gujarat for the construction of the statue, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Rashtriya Ekta Trust (SVPRET), is developing the Statue of Unity project in the area surrounding the Sardar Sarovar Dam in the Narmada district of Gujarat. Through this project, the government intends to promote inclusive and equitable socio-economic growth in the region with tourism development as the key tool. This involves the development of multiple tourist attractions in the region coupled with infrastructure creation for the promotion of education, research, health, rural and tribal development.
While Vadodara is the nearest city and more popular as the cultural capital of Gujarat state is at a mere distance of 55 Miles from the Sardar Sarovar Dam and visitors visiting this tallest statue of the world will make Vadodara their last pit stop. The city of Vadodara is very well connected with all other cities of the country through its Rail, Road and Air connectivity and Hotel Casa is ideally located in the center of Vadodara city with a mere 10-15 minutes’ drive from the Airport, Railway station and the National/Express highways making it the most sought after and preferred Business and Budget hotel for any travelers’ visiting or passing by the city of Vadodara.
Hotel Casa offers a host of amenities and services one would look for in any 3-star Hotel at a very pocket-friendly price like
- 24 Hours Front Desk,
- Complimentary Breakfast at the Hotel Roof-Top Restaurant
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- Comfy 9” thick Bed Mattress” with clean & crisp Linen
- Tea-Coffee maker
- Mini Refrigerator
- 24 Hours Hot/Cold water supply
- Complimentary toiletries in bathrooms
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