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About Dwarka

Dwarka

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.

Language
The official language of the region is Gujarati. Hindi is also widely spoken and understood.

Events
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

Air:
The closest major airport is the Jamnagar Airport in Govardhanpur at a distance of 127 km.

Rail:
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.

Bus:
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.



About Somnath

Somnath

The temple town of Somnath in Gujarat attracts a huge number of tourists as well as pilgrims throughout the year, especially in February-March during the Shivaratri Festival. The Somnath beach also draws a huge crowd. The Somnath Temple houses one of the 12 Jyotirlinga shrines of lord Shiva. It is called the Shrine Eternal, as it was destroyed several times by Islamic rulers.

Places to Stay
Somnath has a number of reasonable hotels for its pilgrims. Some of the hotels worth trying are Lilavati Guest House (Tariff –Rs.500), Avadh Hotel (Tariff –Rs. 900) and Safari Resort (Tariff –Rs.1,000).

Language
Gujarati and Hindi are widely spoken in Somnath.

Events
Mahashivaratri held in February-March is celebrated in a grand manner in the town.

Places of Interest
The Somnath Temple in the town is a major tourist attraction. There is also the Somnath beach for tourists to explore. Other places of interest nearby include Veraval (4 km) and Chorwad (28 km).

How to Get There

Air:
The closest airport from Somnath is in Diu, which is located 86 km away.

Rail:
Somnath railway station is just 4 km away from the town.

Bus:
Buses are available from Baroda, Ahmedabad, Surat and Jamnagar. Patel Tours & Travels, Mahasagar Travels and Shree Hari Travels are some of the top operators that cater to passengers on this route. When you make use of your bus ticket discount coupon from various travel websites, you can save a lot of money. 




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