Valsad, the administrative headquarters of the Valsad District
, is a small and beautiful town in South Gujarat
. It is 110 km south of Surat
The town is famous for handloom textiles, dyes, bricks, and pottery and castor-oil-extraction industry. Valsad also boasts the largest petrochemical complex in the country. Daman District
is around 30 km southwest of Valsad. Vansada
is a nearby attraction.
Valsad Railway Station is on the Mumbai-Surat line. The
National Highway 8 passes through Valsad.