Criss crossed by railway line, Ranip is an important area in Northern Ahmedabad. Among the residential colonies, Railway Colony is most prominent, residing the employees of Indian Railways. This place is set adjoining to Northern borders of the city.
Kali, Digvijay Nagar and Nirnay Nagar are other urban settlements located in this region. If you are looking for some recreational activities, Lalit Mehal is ideal place to watch movies. Sabarmati Jail is also located at the outskirts of Ranip.