51. World's Oldest Port - Lothal
The Oldest port city has found in India. The port city is called Lothal Port. Today it is situated in Dolka Taluka of Ahmedabad district in Gujarat state.
During the year 1954, the ruins of this port city were excavated. The archeological studies reveal that this ancient port city was once a part and parcel of Indus valley civilization, which flourished 4500 years age. (around 2400 BC).
This port city flourished with the trade and commerce. From here, beads, jewellery, textiles and mineral ores were exported.