Layja Nana, a village in Gujarat’s Kutch district, is located near the coastal belt region. It is located on the banks of Kharod River. The Bhada-Nana Layja Road and Kathda-Nana Layja Road passes through this village. A few of the nearby cities that surround this village are Mandvi, Mithapur, Salaya and Bhuj.
Places to Stay
There are no lodging facilities in this village, so those visiting Layja Nana need to book hotels in surrounding places. You can find good budget hotels in Mandvi, which is 18 km away. One such comfortable hotel is Hotel Mahir Palace (Tariff – Rs.617).
The languages spoken by the people here are Gujarati and Hindi.
The most celebrated festivals in Layja Nana are the Kite Festival in January, Maha Shivratri in February, Holi in March, Janmashtami in August, Ganesha Chaturthi in August-September, Navratri in September-October and Diwali in October-November.
Places of Interest
There are numerous tourist attractions in and around Layja Nana. Some of these attractions are Topansar Lake (17 km), Asar Ma Beach (3 km), Asar Mata Temple (3 km), Mandvi Beach (16 km),Vijay Vilas Palace (10 km) and Navavas Dam (21 km) away from Layja Nana.
How to Get There
Bhuj Airport is the nearest airport, which is about 80 km away from Layja Nana.
There is no railway station in Layja Nana. The nearest railway station is located in Bhuj, which is 79 km away from this village.
There are many state-run and private buses that travel to and fro nearby cities and towns. GSRTC runs buses daily from various parts of the state to Layja Nana. Bus ticket booking has become very convenient with online bus reservation facility.