Statue Of Unity (SoU) – ‘Kevadia Tourism Circuit’

Statue Of Unity (SoU) – ‘Kevadia Tourism Circuit’

Nestled between the Satpura and Vindhyachal mountain ranges in Kevadia of Narmada district, is the popular 182-metre-high statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, said to be the tallest in the world.

Inaugurated in October 2018, Kevadia Tourism Circuit covers around 35 tourist spots. Valley of Flowers, Vishwa Van, Jungle Safari, Cactus Garden, Butterfly Garden, Ekta Nursery, Tent City, Khalvani Eco-tourism, Zarwani Eco-tourism, Nauka Vihar and River Rafting, are located around the periphery of the statue and the Narmada Dam.

Top Attractions in Kevadia
Sardar Sarovar Dam – Special Light Show in the evenings worth watching.
Sardar Patel Zoological Park and Jungle Safari

Children’s Nutrition Park

Riverfront cycling tour

Ekta Cruises
I enjoyed Ekta Cruise, which starts from Shrestha Bharat Bhavan to the Statue of Unity, covering a distance of 6 km downstream on the Narmada over 40 minutes.

Cactus Garden
The Cactus Garden is a huge greenhouse in 25 acres with 450 national and international species of cactii and other plants from 17 countries. There are 6 lakh plants, including 1.9 lakh cactii, 1.6 lakh succulent plants, and 2.5 lakh ornamental plants.

Riverfront cycling tour
A well guided tour, it starts from the Valley of Flowers parking. There are small-frame kids bicycles and regular bicycles for adventure enthusiasts. There is also a tandem cycle tour available for couples, as well as electric cycles.

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