The walled city of Ahmedabad founded 600 years ago, is a city full of paradoxes- owing to its blend of colorful history filled with conquests on one hand and its association with the martyr of peace and Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi, on the other. The cheerful co-existence of the new tourism spots with the old heritage presents its visitors with a virtual kaleidoscope of hues, languages, traditions, festivals and cultures.