Advana is a village in the district of Porbandar and is located in Gujarat. It is about 38 km north of Porbandar which is the district headquarters. Advana is located about 401 km from Gandhinagar which is the state capital. Salaya, Simar, Bhomiyavadar, Khambhalia, Paravada and Bhetkadi are the villages near Advana. It shares its borders with the Kalyanpur taluka on its western side, the Khambhalia taluka in the north and Ranavav in the south.
Places to Stay
There are very few options for accommodation in Advana as it is a small village. However, there are many budget-friendly hotels in Porbandar. Some of them are Hotel Kuber (Tariff - Rs. 1036), Hotel Kaveri International (Tariff - Rs. 1367) and Hotel Natraj (Tariff - Rs. 936.)
Gujarati is the most commonly spoken language spoken here. The other languages that are spoken in this area are Hindi and English.
The International Kite Festival (Uttarayan) is one of the biggest festivals that celebrated in Advana village in January.
Places of Interest
There are plenty of attractions for tourists to visit nearby, some of them are Porbandar (37 km), Dwarka (83 km), Jamnagar (84 km), Khambhalia (32 km), Ranavav (32 km) and Bhanvad (19 km.)
How to Get There
The Porbandar airport is the closest airport and is located 38 km from the town.
The Bhaunra railway station (20 km) and the Bhatel railway station (29 km) are the two stations that are closest to Advana.
Advana is well-connected with National Highway 8B which connects the major cities of Rajkot and Ahmedabad. NH8E Ext. (or SH6) passes along Jamnagar, Dwarka, Veraval and Bhavnagar. Shree Ramkrupa Travels is one of the best bus operators in this region. Online bus ticket booking has caught up with travelers across India.