Reports suggest Trump and Modi may agree a modest trade pact covering items including imports of Harley-Davidson motorcycles and United States dairy products such as pizza cheese, as well as a number of defence and other deals.
Washington and New Delhi have been trying to resolve their differences but have little to show, according to official sources.
"On all important occasions, we put up floral motifs at various vantage points in the NDMC area".
Tanvi Madan from the Brookings Institution said the lack of progress on trade was the "big missing deliverable", forcing both sides to focus more on the "great optics" of the visit.
At the ITC Maurya, a three-layer security will be in place. "They will then fly to New Delhi and rest overnight in New Delhi, and have a full program on Tuesday".
Finishing touches are applied to paintings of Trump and Modi as part of beautification efforts along a route in Ahmedabad the two will take during Trump's upcoming visit.
Trump, accompanied by First Lady Melania Trump, is scheduled to travel to Ahmedabad, Agra and New Delhi on February 24 and 25.
Indian Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla said the 36-hour trip will be "brief but intense".
Speaking to news agency ANI, Special Commissioner Ajay Tomar said that a lot of people are expected to line the roads to welcome President Trump.
It will be rammed with around 100,000 people for an event dubbed "Namaste Trump", payback for a "Howdy, Modi" rally in Houston past year in front of some of America's vast Indian diaspora.
For the "Namaste Trump" event, when both Trump and Modi are expected to address the crowd in in the stadium, several prominent artistes were also invited to entertain the audience.
More than just exciting, the visit to Ahmedabad appears to be a well-calculated ploy by Trump to woo Indian-American voters in the U.S. "Trump wants to mobilize Indian-Americans for the November election", Jha said, observing that Indians from Gujarat are "very moneyed people" in the U.S. and Trump is trying to reach out to them.