Budget Travel Ideas in SilvassaEdit This
One of the economical holidaying destinations in India is the capital
city of Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Silvassa. Being a small town Silvassa
Budget Travel is always a question for tourists. With
industrialization, the small town has recently opened up for tourism, and
therefore, has lots of budget options wherein one can enjoy the trip
without burning the pocket too much.
The nearest international airport is the Chatrapati Shivaji Terminal
in Mumbai, which carters to numerous air carriers from all over the
world. The nearest domestic airport is in Diu, which is linked to Baroda
and Mumbai cities by Gujrat Airways. These carriers offer discounts on
many occasions, so keeping track of them on the internet can save you
good money. Book your tickets in advance to benefit even more.
Silvassa is well connected by road. It is 180 kilometers from Mumbai city,
and 17 kilometers from Vapi. Many government and private bus services operate on
this route. State transport bus services have regular services and are very
economical compared to private bus services or taxis. The journey on these state buses
is very comfortable.
The nearest railway station to reach Silvassa is Vapi, which is well
connected with Mumbai and other cities in India. It is considered
economical compared to flying. The main city center of Silvassa is just
17 kilometers from Vapi, and is well connected by roadways. You can hire a prepaid
taxi or auto rickshaw to reach Silvassa from Vapi. Taxis can be
expensive, while auto rickshaws are far more economical.
The arrival of industries the small town of Silvassa is bringing with it hordes of visitors throughout the year. Therefore, apart from luxury hotels,
the town has several options of budget accommodation as well. They
provide basic amenities like AC, telephones, attached baths
and TVs. Woodland Regency and Lotus Riverside Resort are two very
renowned budget hotels in Silvassa. Both centrally located, these hotels offer great value for your money.
For moving around in the town, you can easily opt for local bus services or auto rickshaw services. Although the public bus would be little crowded and uncomfortable for tourists, auto rickshaws are better options. They are readily available and charge very nominal rates based on the kilometers covered. However, it is better to negotiate the rates before boarding, so that you do not have any problems later.
April 06, 2010 change by goadventurefreak