Dandi, Surat
Historic Place

Dandi

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Dandi
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Dandi is a popular destination of tourists visiting Surat. Dandi is a place famous in the history of Indian independence movement that kindled the spark of civil disobedience amongst the masses. Salt Satyagraha, a non-violent campaign against Salt Laws levied by the British Raj on Colonial India, began with the 'Dandi March’ which stared from Sabarmati Ashram on March 12th, 1930. On April 6th, 1930, Mahatma Gandhi and his followers breached the Salt Law at Dandi, a major salt centre of India.

Dandi is located at a distance of 40 km from Surat city.
 

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  • Best Time:  During Day
  • Length of visit:  More than 3hrs
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Jayprakash jain
  • Jayprakash jain
  • Lives in Bangalore
  • 1 Review

"Fun at beach"

  • 6.00/7
  • Posted Jan 9, 2015
Nice beach place with full enjoyment, yes it is a paisa-vasool site. Have bath at beach with friends and family then visit to the park near by beach.
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  • 8 votes

Rameshchandra Panchal
  • Rameshchandra Panchal
  • 3 Reviews

"The renovated shore"

  • 7.00/7
  • Posted Sep 20, 2014
It is a historical place from where Gandhi walked down to start salt Satyagraha. Now the road is asphalted in good condition. Seashore is beautiful. It is attractive and people of the place are very helpful.
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  • 9 votes

Ayman Dudhmal
  • Ayman Dudhmal
  • Cityslicker
  • 9 Reviews

"Nice place for the history of the country"

  • 4.50/7
  • Posted Jul 7, 2014
It's nice place for the history of the country.Nice museum about Gandhi.
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  • 10 votes

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