Valsad district is one of the district of state of Gujarat in India. The district's largest city and administrative capital is Valsad.
Geography of Valsad
Valsad district is bound by Navsari district to the north side, Dang district to the east side and the State of Maharashtra to the south side. The Arabian Sea lies west side of the district. Valsad district covers the 2947.49 k.m. area.
Main Rivers : Taan, Damanganga, Auranga, Kolak, Paar and Maan are the main rivers of this district
Latitude of Valsad city : 20.61005°N
Longitude of Valsad city : 72.925873°E
About Valsad District
'Valsad' name derives from vad-saal, a Gujarati language compound meaning "hampered (saal) by banyan trees (vad)" (the area was naturally rich in banyan trees).Valsad is well known for its production of mangoes, sapodilla, and teak, and for its chemical industry based on Atul.
Valsad is famous for its handloom textiles, dyes, bricks, and pottery. Valsad mangoes, sapodilla, and teak are well known.
Talukas in Valsad District
Valsad District divide into 5 Talukas
Cities and Towns in Valsad District
Railway Stations in Valsad District
Pardi Railway Station
Valsad Railway Station
Vapi Railway Station
Bus Stations in Valsad District
Valsad Bus Station
Vapi Bus Station
Wildlife Sanctuaries in Valsad District
Vansda National Park
Colleges in Valsad District
SKM Law College
ROFEL Shri G.M. Bilakhia College of Pharmacy
Industries in Valsad District
United Phosphorus Ltd.
Vadilal Industries Ltd.
Welspun Polyesters India Ltd.
Valsad Wyeth Lederle Ltd
Aarti Industries Ltd.
Ruby Mascot Ltd.
Sarigam Steel Ltd.
Atul Limited, GHCL Ltd.
Hindustan Inks Ltd.
Pidilite Industries Ltd.