About Adalaj

Adalaj is a town in Gandhinagar district of Gujarat. It is sited at a distance of 2 km away from its Tehsil Headquarters Gandhinagar and just 1 km away from the state capital Gandhinagar. Adalaj is one of the three suburbs in its district other than Motera and Chandkheda. The suburb of Adalaj has a vast residential area. Gujarati and Hindi are chief spoken languages in the town. Adalaj vegetable cum fruit market in the town is very popular as it is shopped by people from in and around Adalaj.

Geography of Adalaj

Geography of AdalajThe town is elevated at a height of 68 meters above sea level which is about 223 feet and it has its coordinates at 23.17° North latitude and 72.58° East longitude. Adalaj is bounded by Kalol Taluka in the west, Dehgam Taluka in the East, Ahmadabad Taluka in the South and Mansa Taluka in the North.

The town within its boundaries homes Adalaj Lake. The town is very close to Narmada main canal at just 5 km away. River Sabarmati flows towards the east of Adalaj. Summers are hot and winters are very cool in Adalaj. The average rainfall the town receives is 667 mm.

Localities nearby Adalaj

Major cities surrounding Adalaj are Gandhinagar at 1 km away, Kalol at 14 km away, Dehgam at 22 km away and Mansa at 24 km away. The Taluks that are sited nearby Adalaj are Gandhinagar at 1 km away, Kalol at 16 km away, Dehgam at 22 km away and Mansa at 24 km away. The districts close to the town are Gandhinagar at 2 km away, Ahmadabad at 28 km away, Mahesana at 52 km away and Sabar Kantha at 57 km away.

Demography of Adalaj

As per 2011 census the town has a total population of about 11957 people out of which male constitutes 6137 and female constitutes 5820. The density of population in the town is 667.6 persons in inch per sq km in an area of 17.91 sq km. The population growth in Adalaj is increased by +2.30 % when compared to the previous census of 2001. The town homes 2621 houses within its boundaries. The sex ratio in the town is 948 female per 1000 male. The total number of children in the town between 0 to 6 years of age group is 1525 which is nearly 12.75 % of the total Adalaj population. The child sex ratio is 840 girls out of 1000 boys.

Adalaj town has a higher literacy rate of 83.70 % than the average Gujarat state literacy rate of 78.03 %. The male literacy rate constitutes 91.33 % and the female literacy rate constitutes 75.80 %. Out of the total city population 5.85 % of people belong to Schedule tribe and 0.64 % are engaged in schedule caste.

Out of the total population nearly 4147 people are employed out of which male constitutes 3376 and female constitutes 771. Out of the total working population about 83.05 % are engaged in main work and the rest of 16.95 % are engaged in marginal work.

Tourist Places nearby Adalaj

The town is sited close to many popular tourist destinations in Gujarat like Gandhinagar at 2 km away, Ahmadabad at 28 km away, Mahesana at 52 km away and Sabar Kantha at 57 km away from Adalaj.

Administration in Adalaj

Adalaj constitutes a census town with a single ward namely Adalaj Ward No-1 for which election is held once in five years. Adalaj operates under Gandhinagar Tehsil of its district. This census town comes under Gandhinagar Lok Sabha constituency which is a star constituency as it gave the Indian parliament the former Indian Prime Minister Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee as its winning candidate in 1996 election. The current MP of Adalaj is yet another popular Indian political leader Shri Lal Krishna Advani.    

Transport in Adalaj

Adalaj census town has a very strong roadway communication system as it is one of the prime suburbs in its district. The Gujrat state highway GJ SH 71 runs through the North and East boundaries of the town. The GJ SH 71 links Adalaj with its neighbouring localities of Swagat city, Zundal and Shertha.

A part of well-known Sarkhej to Gandhinagar highway i.e. S G Road junction comes within Adalaj boundary towards its North end. This highway connects Ahmedabad city with the state capital Gandhinagar running through Adalaj. Many popular tourist and commercial destination are located on or around this highway junction. The S G Road links Adalaj with its nearby localities of Gandhinagar, Sargaasan, Ratnaraj Residency, Siddhi Vinayak Society, Vasana Hadmatia, Infocity etc.

The town does not own an airport or a railway station. Ahmedabad airport at 21 km away and Vadodara airport at 131 km away are the nearby major airports. Ahmedabad junction railway station is the nearby major railway station sited at a distance of 26 km away from Adalaj. The other railway stations close to the town are Gandhinagar cap railway station at 1 km away and Sonipur Rupal railway station at 6 km away.

Eateries in Adalaj

Food in Adalaj is tasty and delicious as it also comes in wide varieties which the tourist and travellers in the town should never miss a chance munch.

Chamunda Restaurant
Address: Adalaj To Chandkheda Road
Adalaj, Gandhinagar - 382421
Phone no.: 9998728005
Landmark: Near Indian Oil Petrol Pump

Jay Gurudev Pan Center
Address: Sudarshan Shopping Center
Adalaj Cross Road
Adalaj, Gandhinagar - 382421
Phone no.: 9898442145

Guru Krupa Sweets
Address: Shop No 22
Adalaj, Gandhinagar - 382421
Phone no.: 9909709137
Landmark: Opposite Peer Dargah, Near Bus Stop

Shree Vinayak Fast Food
Address: G-7, Shreeji Avenue
Sabarmati-Adalaj Road
Adalaj, Gandhinagar - 382421
Phone no.: 8511030718
Landmark: Opposite Indian Oil Petrol Pump

Swad Kutir
Address: G-6, Shreeji Avenue
Sabarmati - Adalaj Road
Adalaj, Gandhinagar - 382421
Phone no.: 9374821171
Landmark: Opposite Indian Oil Petrol Pump

Brahmam Pan Parlour
Address: Patno Kuvo, Sh 41 Road
Adalaj, Gandhinagar - 382421
Phone no.: 9879812280
Landmark: Opposite Swagat City

Jay Gurudev Pan Center
Address: Sudarshan Shopping Center
Adalaj Cross Road
Adalaj, Gandhinagar - 382421
Phone no.: 9898442145

Beauty Service in Adalaj

Adalaj the popular suburb of Gandhinagar district homes quality beauty parlours which all offers varieties of beauty service and treatments for its customers.

Beauty Service in AdalajVandana Beauty Care
Address: 1st Floor, Shreeji Avenue
Sh 41 Road
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 9924672397

Classic Beauty Parlour
Address: 115, Swagat City Mall
Adalaj Sabarmati Road
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 9904158562

Sahil Hair Art
Address: Sudarshan Complex
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 8758444180
Landmark: Opposite Goverment Hospital

Royal hair art
Address: Adalaj Road
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 9712112866
Landmark: Near Shreeji Complex

Electronic stores in Adalaj

The electronic stores in the city sell wide variety of popular branded kitchen and home appliances at a reasonable market rate.

OM Electronics
Address: 35 TEJ Avenue
Koba Circle Road
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 9904013515
Landmark: Near Balapir Bus stand

Deepkamal Electronics
Address: F 15, 16, Krishna Complex
Kalol Highway
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 9228002188
Landmark: Near Kalol Highway

Deep kamal electronic
Address: Krishna complex
Kalol highway
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 9687151425

Jewellery showrooms in Adalaj

The jewellery showrooms in the town showcases wide variety of gold, silver, diamond, platinum and gem studded jewellery which are sold at the day to day market rate of the metals.

Jewellery Showrooms in AdalajPushpam Jewellers
Address: 14, Akshar Complex
Vav Road
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 9879526428, 9974860303, 079-23285241

Ashapuri Jewellers
Address: Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 9427287038, 9427287043
Landmark: Next To Adalaj Cross Road, Opposite Water Tank

Ambica Jewellers
Address: Vav road
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 9974102690

Gift shops in Adalaj

The gift shops in the town displays numerous collections of gift suited for different events and functions.

Shree Vahanwati Gift
Address: Ground Floor Mukhi Complex
Step Well Road
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 8140707087, 7874252515
Landmark: Near Adalaj Gam

Hinglag Gifts
Address: 7, FF - Sudarshan Center
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 9879723381
Landmark: Opposite Post Office

Footwear stores in Adalaj

The footwear stores in the town sell quality footwear for all age group in the town along with footwear accessories.

Momai Footwear
Address: Mukhi Shopping Centre
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 9898526252, 9879730885
Landmark: Near Vav Road

Harshid footware
Address: Shop no-4 sudershan shopping center
Adlaj vav road
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 9723555986
Landmark: Opposite post office

Arbuda
Address: 2, Shreenath Complex, Vav Road
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 9924856458

Mobile Repair and Service Centres in Adalaj

The mobile repair and service centres in the town does trouble shooting of defected mobile phones and fixes their errors.

Ambica Mobile Point
Address: Mahakali Complex
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 9904380641
Landmark: Near Balapeer Chokdi

Lovekush Mobile
Address: Balapir 2
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 9426353410
Landmark: Near Govt. hospital, Opposite Western Union Money Transfer

Mohan Mobile Point
Address: Sudarshan Complex
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 8866192606
Landmark: Opposite Government Hospital

Banks in Adalaj

The census town operates nationalised banks such as State Bank of India and Corporation bank.

Banks in AdalajState Bank Of India
Address: Krishna Complex
Sabarmati Kalol Highway,
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 9724342211, 079-23970940, 23970064, 1800112211, 18004253800
Landmark: B/H Swagat Bunglows

Corporation Bank
Address: Ground & 1st Floor, Krishna Complex
Chandkheda Highway Road
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 079-23970905, 18004252407, 1800226606
Landmark: Opposite Balapir Cross Road

Petrol Pumps in Adalaj

The petrol pumps in the town provide fuel like petrol and diesel to the vehicle running through the town.

Fair Deal Diesel Service
Address: 3 4 5 Krishna Complex
Chandkheda Highway Road
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Phone no.: 079-23971751
Landmark: Oppoiste Adalaj Bus Stand

Jay Khodiyar Petroleum Services
Address: Adalaj Road Khoraj
Adalaj, Gandhinagar- 382421
Landmark: Near Central Bank Of India

Regional Passport Office for Adalaj

Ahmedabad passport office is the regional passport office for Adalaj jurisdiction where passport form is issued and can be submitted.

Ahmedabad Passport Office
Address: University Road, Gulbai Tekra
Ahmedabad, Gujarat-380006
Phone no.: 079-26309103, 26300603
Landmark: Opp. L.D. Engg. College Hostel

Fast Facts About Adalaj

State: Gujarat
District: Gandhinagar
Altitude: 68 m
Latitude: 23.17° North
Longitude: 72.58° East
Pin Code: 382421
STD Code: 079
Local Languages: Gujarati and Hindi

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