Jamalpur in southern Ahmedabad is famous for housing some of the tourist destinations in Ahmedabad. Calico textile museum, Jaggannath temple, Alliance Church and Gita Mandir are visited by hordes of people. At the banks of Sabarmati river, Jamalpur is located in scenic surroundings.
Many residential colonies dot this region. Among the health care institutions, Infectious Disease Hospital is most prominent. Swaminarayan Arts and Science College is also situated here.