Getting There

The tribal village of Tejgadh is situated 90 kms east of Vadodara city in the state of Gujarat, India. Nestled between the Bodeli and Chhotaudepur towns, Tejgadh lies on the main highway connecting them. The Adivasi Academy is located half a kilometer from the village market, Limdi Bazaar on the Tejgadh-Zoz Road, at the foothills of Koraj Hill. From the Academy one can oversee the great expanse of land spreading from Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra populated by clusters of tribals, identified as Bhils and speaking varieties of the Bhili language belonging to the Indo-Aryan family.

Tejgadh and Vadodara are well-connected by road. There are two routes connecting Tejgadh to Vadodara.

One can take private buses from Soma Talav in Vadodara on the outskirts of Vadodara to reach Tejgadh (Limdi Bazar) via Dabhoi, Bodeli and Pavijetpur. The buses are available every half an hour from 6.00 am to 6.00 pm. and take 2.30 hours to reach Tejgadh

Alternately, one can hire a private vehicle and travel along the Vadodara-Dabhoi-Pavijetpur-Tejgadh route or along the Vadodara – Halol Highway via Champaner, Pavagadh, Shivrajpur, Jambughoda, Bodeli (where the road joins the Chhotaudepur highway) and Pavijetpur to reach the Adivasi Academy.

One can also take a train to Tejgadh and back.

Train tickets are to be purchased at the time.

Trains leave from the Vadodara Railway Station for Tejgadh at the following hours:

Departure: 06.50 am Arrival 09.55 am

Departure: 09.55 am Arrival 12.10 am

Departure: 11.40 am Arrival 15.00 am

Departure: 17.55 am Arrival 21.15 pm

Trains leave from the Tejgadh Railway Station for Vadodara at the following hours:

Departure 05.50 am Arrival 09.15 am

Departure 10.55 am Arrival 14.05 pm

Departure 15.30 am Arrival 18.45 pm

Departure 17.10 am Arrival 20.40 pm