Tuesday, 12 March 2013

Dandi Beach Navsari District Gujarat


Dandi is a small village in the Navsari District  Gujarat, India. Dandi Beach is located on the coast of the Arabian Sea near the city of Navsari.It shot into worldwide prominence in 1930 when Mahatma Gandhi selected it to be the place for the Salt Satyagraha. He marched from Ahmedabad to Dandi with some of his followers to protest against the imposition of a tax on salt.Thousands of people participated.They travelled continuously on foot for 24 days.


Journey to Dandi Beach
Road: Surat lies 234 km from Ahmedabad, 131km from Vadodara, and 297 km from Mumbai. Bus stations, both ST  and private, are on the eastern edge of the city.
Nearest Railway Station: Train stations are also on the eastern edge of the city.
Nearest Airport: Various domestic flights connecting metros and other major cities are operational from the Surat Airport. 

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