About Padra

Padra is a town in Vadodara district of Gujarat. Vadodara, Karjan and Petlad are some nearby cities from here. The city is known for its economical activities. There are number of small indutries in this part of Gujarat. Padra is also rich in art and culture. Hindi and Gujarati are the local languages spoken here. As per the census of 2011, Padra Taluka has a population of 265,901. The city has a literacy rate of 81.03%.

Profile of Padra

Geography of Padra

Padra is located at geographical coordinates of 2.23°North and 73.08°East with an average elevation of 79 meters or 259 feet above sea level. It is located 24 KM fromVadodara and 141 KM from the state capital of Gandhinagar. It lies in the border of Vadodara district and Anand district. The town is well connected by different modes of transport. It is connected to the state highway and connected to different nearby cities through a good frequency of bus services.Vadodara junction is the nearest major.

Economy of Padra

Padra is a hub of economic activities in Vadodara. There are many industrial groups that have set up their plants on the Padra - Jambusar State Highway. Few popular names here include Cadila Healthcare, Philips, Finolex, Sun Pharma and Crompton Greaves. To add to this, Padra is well known for vegetable farming. The fresh fruits and vegetables from here are sent to different parts of the country including Mumbai, Surat, Ahmedabad and Delhi. It is a major producer of Toor Dal, Tobacco and cotton. One can even find cheap and good quality leather footwear here.

Tourism in Padra

When in Padra, one can choose to explore many beautiful and popular tourist attractions in Vadodara district. Sayaji Baug, Laxmi Vilas Palace, EME Temple, Mahisagar Mata Temple, Ravibhan Temple, Nilkanth Dham Swaminarayan Temple and Narmada Canal are some of the famous nearby tourist places that are worth visiting. Few hotels and restaurants are also in Padra to meet the requirement of visiting tourists in the region.

Tansha Comfort Regency
Address: Opp. Devdeep Nagar, Near Reliance Mall, Old Padra Road, Vadodara, Gujarat 390020
Phone: 0265 231 3166

Hotel Express Towers
Address: R.C. Dutt Road, Alkapuri, Vadodara, Gujarat 390007
Phone: 0265 613 8000

Shagun Residency
Address: Kapila Tower, Opposite Avishkar Complex, Old Padra Road, Vadodara, Gujarat 390015
Phone: 0265 233 0799

Bombay Hotel
Address: Padra Road, Voda Colony, Padra, Gujarat 391440

Restaurants in Padra

City Heart Restaurant
Address: Maruti Nagar, Padra, Gujarat 391440
Phone: 098250 30750

Tulsi Pavbhaji
Address: Bhoj - Padra - Vadodara Rd, Voda Colony, Padra, Gujarat 391440
Phone: 077780 54111

Honest Restaurant
Address: Opp Jumma Masjid, Padra, Vadodara, Gujarat 391440

Bansari Restaurant
Address: Voda Colony, Padra, Gujarat 391440

Vijay Restaurant
Address: Sai Baba Temple, Station Rd, Near Railway Station, Padra, Gujarat 391440

Sarvoday Hotel
Address: Manusmruti Society, Near Railway Station, Padra, Gujarat 391440
Phone: 085537 09709

Shiv Pavbhaji
Address: Full Baugh, Jambusar - Padra Rd, Padra, Gujarat 391440
Phone: 092287 74755

Healthcare in Padra

Padra is one of the most important destinations in Vadodara. Due to growth and development, the city has seen improvement in the healthcare infrastructure level. Over the years, a number of hospitals have made their appearances providing proper health care to the people. There are also few chemist shops in this part of Gujarat.
 
Shreeji Hospital
Address: 20, Behind Bus Ghanshyam Nagar, Near Railway Station, Padra, Gujarat 391440
Phone: 094263 96261

Urmi Children Hospital
Address: Voda Colony, Padra, Gujarat 391440
Phone: 094274 53172

Yash Hospital
Address: A/8, Bhoj - Padra - Vadodara Rd, Narayan Nagar Society, Padra, Gujarat 391440
Phone: 078018 51584

Sayaji Hospital
Address: Voda Colony, Padra, Gujarat 391440

Shubh Hospital
Address: Voda Colony, Padra, Gujarat 391440
Phone: 02662 222 082

Ashirwad Hospital
Address: Unchipol, Karisma Society, Om Kar Puram Society, Navaghari, Padra, Gujarat 391440
Phone: 094092 13799

Yesha Hospital
Address: Maruti Nagar, Padra, Gujarat 391440

Neha Children Hospital
Address: Maruti Nagar, Padra, Gujarat 391440

Chemists in Padra

Shreeji Pharmacy
Address: Ghanshyam Nagar, Maruti Nagar, Padra, Gujarat 391440
Phone: 099245 93050

Maruti Medical Store
Address: Maruti Nagar, Padra, Gujarat 391440
Phone: 094278 38004

Bharat Medical Store
Address: Zanda Bazar, Padra, Gujarat 391440
Phone: 098250 32353

Varsha Medical Store
Address: Near Nagar Palika, Tower Rd, Maruti Nagar, Padra, Gujarat 391440

Prakash Medical Store
Address: 42, Ghanshyam Nagar, Karisma Society, Maruti Nagar, Padra, Gujarat 391440

Hiral Medical Store
Address: Gandhi Chawk, Padra, Vadodara, Gujarat 391440
Phone: 094280 71034

Dhanlaxmi Pharma
Address: GF-38/A, Pataliya Hanuman Temple Road, Nr Arihant Complex, Padra, Vadodara, Gujarat 391440
Phone: 099792 28200

Mayur Medical Store
Address: Padra, Govindpura Rd, Near Railway Station, Vadodara, Gujarat 391440
Phone: 096624 37575


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