A small village in the Junagadh district of Gujarat, Baradiya is home to over 4000 people. It is situated 90 km away from Sasan Gir National Park and 66 km from Somnath. Gir National Park is famous for its Asiatic Lion population. The Somnath Temple located in Saurashtra is also a tourism hub as one of the twelve Jyotirlinga shrines of the Lord Shiva is situated here.
Places to Stay
There are a range of hotels near Baradiya. Some of them are Hotel Savera Palace (64 km) (Tariff – Rs. 780), Hotel JMC (63 km) (Tariff – Rs. 500), and Hotel Harmony (63 km) (Tariff – Rs. 1959).
The official language of Baradiya is Gujarati. Hindi is also spoken here.
A fair during Mahashivaratri is held for five days in February-March at the Bhavnath Mahadev Temple at Girnar Taleti (8 km from Junagadh).
Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction near Baradiya, including Gir National Park (90 km), Somnath Temple (70 km), and Kankai Temple (51 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport from Baradiya is the Diu Airport (125 km).
The nearest railway station is Bilkha Railway Station (28 km from Baradiya). Rajkot Railway Station is the nearest major railway station and is located 135 km away.
The nearest major city bus stand is Junagadh. From here, there are daily bus services to all the major cities in Gujarat. Some of the best bus operators include Mahasagar Travels Ltd, Patel Tours and Travels and Shree Hari Travels. Avail of online bus tickets through Ticketgoose.com when plan your holiday.