The gateway is located in the fort complex and lies adjacent to the famous Bhadra fort. Teen Darwaza has been intricately carved. Earlier it served as an entrance to Royal Square at Bhadra Fort. According to history Jahangir, the great Mughal emperor used to visit the place with his beloved wife Noorjahan. He admired the procession that started from this grand gateway and went till the Jama Masjid. The walls and pillars of Teen Darwaza are beautifully designed.
Teen Darwaza of Ahmedabad is truly an epitome of the fine Islamic architecture. Consisting of gorgeous arched gates, the windows of this fabulous monument are semi circular in design. They are adorned using mesh work. The central window depicts the tree of life. Five palm trees are displayed that are covered with snakes. This portrayal also depicts the symbol of the Gujarat Government. This majestic fortress is one of the most sought after tourist destinations in Ahmedabad.
Visitors hang around the structure either to admire its royal majesty and the architectural grandeur or even for a shopping spree. One of the most flourishing shopping zones in Ahmedabad is situated in the vicinity of Teen Darwaja. The market in this area offers a wide variety of items that can be bought, including a rich collection of traditional fabrics and clothes.
The gateway of Teen Dawaza and the market is a great crowd puller and attracts a huge influx of tourists. The glittering lights in the night add a spark to it and are just awe inspiring for the observer.