Ajwa Garden is a best tourist destination with a fountain garden, located just 29 KMs from city. It was built by Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III in early 20th century.
Ajwa is the reservoir which is also known as Sayaji Sarovar or Ajwa Lake. Ajwa Sarovar provides water for 300,000 people in Vadodara city. The garden was inspired by the popular Krishnaraja Sagar Dam-Vrindavan Gardens in Mysore-Karnataka which is famous for its musical fountain show.
The best time to visit Ajwa Garden is during evening to night, when the lights & sound of Fountain Show starts. One must also visit Ajwa Reservoir, then water treatment plant and finally the gardens. One must note that entry to the water treatment plant needs prior approval from the authorities.
Public Transport to Ajwa Garden is available from city.