Dandi, Navsari


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About Dandi

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Dandi is a village along the shores of the Arabian Sea and is popular for the Salt Satyagraha led by Mahatma Gandhi. One of the major attractions of this village is a pillar called Kirti that is believed to have been constructed in the memory of Mahatma Gandhi.

Another attraction of the village is the Safe Villa, which was constructed in 1961 and served as the residence of Mahatma Gandhi. There is a library and a museum in the villa that display various artefacts and pictures belonging to Gandhiji. The village also has a dargah called Mai Saheba Mazar.     

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  • Best Time:  During Sunset
  • Length of visit:  2-3hrs
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Tushar Mehta

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  • Lives in Ahmedabad
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"Dandi - Collection of Gandhiji's historical things"

  • 7.0/7
  • Posted 2 months ago
Dandi is a small village. Mahatma Gandhi started Salt Satyagraha from this place. It has beautiful seashore, garden and Gandhiji's exhibition centre. Exhibition centre includes, Salt Satyagraha place. Statue of Gandhiji and small exhibition hall, which has collection of Gandhiji's historical photographs. Gandhi's followers love this site. It is 20 kms aprox, far from Navsari city. Local as well as private vehicle available for visiting this place.
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Arif Shaikh

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  • Arif Shaikh
  • Lives in Baroda
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"Foggy morning at Dandi"

  • 5.0/7
  • Posted 3 months ago
It was an amazing experience to visit Dandi sometime before sunrise. This place is awesome in early winter, there is fog everywhere on road and on beachline too. You can't see beyond 3-4 foots around.
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Nirav Soni

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  • Nirav Soni
  • Lives in Navsari
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"Dandi - Beautiful beach with beautiful sunset views"

  • 5.5/7
  • Posted 3 months ago
Dandi Beach is very beautiful. There is a garden at the beach which is awesome. The facilities are also good. Good food is available nearby. The beach is well-developed. There is also a very beautiful scenes of sunset. So it's a good place for visiting and to refresh in vacation.
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