Somnath to Bhuj - Bus Monitor

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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. 



About Bhuj

Bhuj

Bhuj is a well-known city of Gujarat. It is located in the Kutch district. The city was founded by Rao Hamirji in the year 1510 and subsequently turned into a state capital by Rao Khengarji I in 1549. Bhuj had also been an important centre for the Jadeja Rajputs. In 1947, the princely state joined the Indian Union.

Places to Stay
Some of the best budget hotels which are worth a try in Bhuj are Dollar Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700), Ryan Resort & Residency (Tariff – Rs. 1,000), Poonam Residency Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700), Anjali Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 700) among others.

Language
The official language of Bhuj 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
There are many places to visit in the city. One can always go on a ride to the coastal areas at a distance of 58 km (one hour away) and enjoy the magnificent sunset views over the Arabian Sea. Some of the places which are worth visiting in the city are Kutch Museum, Cenotaphs Complex , Prag Mahal, Aina Mahal Palace and others.

How to Get There

Air:
The city has its own airport located at a distance of 6 km from the city centre.

Rail:
The city also has a major railway station which connects it to other parts of the state and country as a whole.

Bus:
Various state transport buses as well as private buses connect Bhuj to different towns in the region. Avail of bus ticket discounts when you book your tickets through Ticketgoose.com. 




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