Attractions

Notable Building in Ahmedabad (Amdavad)

Dada Hari Ni Vav

This step-well, built in 1499 by the supervisor of Sultan Mahmud Begada’s harem, descends through five levels of intricately carved stone columns to two small wells, now often dry. The depths are cool, even on the h…
Architecture in Ahmedabad (Amdavad)

Mill Owners' Association Building

One of four buildings in Ahmedabad designed by legendary Swiss-French architect Le Corbusier, this one is the most striking. A dramatic ramp rises up the building, with slanted concrete brise-soleil (sun breakers) t…
Architecture in Ahmedabad (Amdavad)

Indian Institute of Management (IIM)

The campus at the Indian Institute of Management, one of India's most exalted business schools, was designed by renowned American architect, Louis Kahn and completed in the mid-1970s. The blend of contemporary brick…