Kite flying is another activity that can be undertaken here. Flower Park at Sabarmati Riverfront. The Sabarmati river is a monsoon-fed river which has a total catchment area of 10, km 2 , out of the total basin area of 27, km 2 at Ahmedabad. Proposed in the s, the construction began in Over the years, the city expanded and the river was neglected. But in spite of all the obstacles the project has now been completed, applauded as well as criticized. Sabarmati River now has an improved sewage system in which sewage is diverted to treatment plants before throwing into the river.
Share another experience before you go. This is all well and good. The initiative was a part of urban regeneration and a way to create a recreational place in the city by connecting city life to the river. Retrieved 24 April The Riverfront now looks amazingly wonderful with an ambiance of spic and span environment.
Nikhil vijay kumar Malhotra 5. The Dharoi Dam constructed in upstream rivverfront Ahmedabad controls water and protects from flooding while Vasna Barrage constructed in downstream retains water in the river along the city banks and diverts it through Fatehwadi canal for irrigation.
The project was considered feasible in by the Government of Gujarat. Retrieved 29 April Essaay parks are already constructed and expanded while others are under construction and proposed.
Flights Vacation Rentals Restaurants Things to do. The best time to visit is in the evening when the lights are turned up and the glory sounds the magic and enlightening the atmosphere. The Hindu Business Line.
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Response from ParmarMitesh Reviewed this property. Photo by Bipin vaidya Vaidya. River is very dirty. Would you associate this place or activity with fashion?
It serves as open venue for variety of purpose and revenue source for the project. Eviction process to develop Sabarmati Riverfront started on November 9, TripAdvisor gives a Certificate of Excellence to accommodations, attractions and restaurants that consistently earn great reviews from travelers. The major objectives of project are environment improvement, social infrastructure and sustainable development.
There is so much space to make it into a green oasis instead of a dry, dirty concrete jungle. For maximum usage of land, the floor space index FSI has been raised up to 5.
Travellers recommend Length of visit: One of the founder members of the Sabarmati project and a batch IAS officer from Gujarat cadre Keshav Varma told of the leading newspaper that Project Sabarmati Riverfront cannot be replicated in Varanasi because of urban problems. Reviewed 3 weeks ago one of the best place in ahemedabad.
Sabarmati Riverfront Development Project is actually a development project and not a restoration project. Retrieved 12 March Beautification in the form of park is nice. Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile Riverfront.
Swapan Garain of the International Institute for Social Entrepreneurship Management, Mumbai conducted a survey in and concluded that there were 14, households along the riverbank rivefrront 6, are still needed to be rehabilitated.
Four of these 42 proposed buildings will be metres tall. This is an ideal destination to enjoy picnic with family.
Demographics and culture Category: The relocation and rehabilitation riverfrotn completed later and faced criticism of activists for delays. Previous Next 1 2.