Himmatnagar is the administrative headquarters of Sabarkantha District
. Himmatnagar is 79 km north-east of Ahmedabad
Major tourist attraction is the Vaktapur Teerth, a famous Jain temple. Excursions to Shamlaji, Akshardham temple, Shri Mehsana Teerth, Hathee Singh Jain Temple, Kankariya Lake, Bhadra Fort and Teen Darwaza and Calico Museum will be an enchanting experience.
The nearest international airport is at Ahmedabad. Himmatnagar has a prominent railway station served by the Western Railways. By road, Himmatnagar is linked with Mehsana, Kheda, Anand, Patan, Godhra, Ahmedabad and Bhavnagar.