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Dwarka is a town at the tip of the westernmost Indian state of Gujarat. It is one of the most important sites of Hindu pilgrimage and was a part of the Dwaraka kingdom, ruled over by lord Krishna. The town is coastal in terms of geography and comes within the Devbhoomi Dwarka district in the Kathiawar peninsula. The nearest major urban agglomeration is the city of Jamnagar at a distance of 131 km east of the town.
Places to Stay
There are a couple of budget hotels in Dwarka. Some of the options one can try out are Hotel Raj Palace (Tariff – Rs. 800), Hotel Shakti (Tariff – Rs. 600), Swastik Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 600) and Uttam Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800) among others.
The official language of the region is Gujarati. Hindi is also widely spoken and understood.
The important festivals celebrated are Holi in March, Hanuman Jayanti and Dusshera in September-October, Diwali in November and the two Eid(s).
Places of Interest
Some of the places which are worth visiting while in Dwarka are Dwarakadheesh Temple and the coast. However, Jamnagar city has plenty of options to offer such as Darbargarh Palace, Lakhota Fort, Willingdon Crescent, Bohra Hajira and Bala Hanuman Temple among others.
How to Get There
The closest major airport is the Jamnagar Airport in Govardhanpur at a distance of 127 km.
The town has its own railway station. Other than that, the Jamnagar Railway Station is another major railway hub at a distance of 134 km.
Mostly it is the state-run buses which cater to the needs of the villagers. Buses to the village are available from places like Jamnagar and Junagadh. There are quite a few online bus booking sites from where you can book your tickets to anywhere in India.
Gandhinagar was named after Mahatma Gandhi because the city was constructed on the principles of Gandhi. It is Gujarat, India and is the capital of the state. It was part of the Ahmedabad district until the late 1960s.This city is divided into 30 separate sectors and was formed by roads that were laid in a rectangular grid. Each sector has its own shopping, health and housing colonies. Each sector also has its own community centres.Places to Stay
There are few budget-friendly hotels to stay at in Gandhinagar. Some of them include the Isher International Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 1,664), Hotel Kingsway (Tariff- Rs. 484), Hotel Gokul (Tariff- Rs. 500) and Hotel Kamran Palace (Tariff- Rs. 1100.)Language
Gujarati is the official language of Gandhinagar. The other language that is spoken here is Hindi.Events
Navratri is celebrated with great enthusiasm and the Garba(a traditional dance of Gujarat) takes place on every night of this festival. Other events include the Kite Festival during the Uttarayan & Vibrant Gujarat industrial meet that takes place twice a year.Places of Interest
The Akshardham temple, the Adalaj Step-Wells, the Indroda Dinosaur and Fossil Park (000000which is the only dinosaur museum in the country) are the major tourist attractions in Gandhinagar.How to Get ThereAir:
The airport nearest to Gandhinagar is the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport which is located in AhmedabadRail:
The Capital Railway Station was recently developed by the Capital project division and the Gandhinagar Road and Building Department. It is located in Sector 14 and many trains that connect the western zones pass through Gandhinagar.Bus:
Gandhinagar is well-connected to other parts of India by bus. There are several private buses that have buses travelling to and from Gandhinagar. You can book bus tickets
online from Ticketgoose.com, one of the leading bus booking portals.
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