Gujarat is perhaps one of the most visited state in India by travellers and Pilgrims. Not only it has great culture and heritage but it also offers all facilities for tourism in modern manner.
What can be the better place than visiting the birthplace of the father of the nation i.e. Mahatma Gandhi? Visit Porbandar in Gujarat and we are damn sure you will be glad seeing Kirti Mandir dedicated to this great soul. Two of the holy Jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva namely Shri NageshwarJyotirlinga ( Based out of Dwarka) and Shri Somnath Jyotirlinga ( Based out of Somnath )are there in the Saurashtra region of Gujarat and almost all the travellers or pilgrims who travels to Gujarat definitely visits these holy temples to enrich themselves with the blessings of Lord Shiva.
Gujarat is often called the land of Lord Krishna, yes its totally true. One of the major Dhamsof Char Dham circuit Dwarka is the most important attraction for Pilgrims. Dwarkadhish Temple, Rukmini Temple, Nageshwar Temple and Beyt Dwarka are few important pilgrimage destinations. Also one can see nice views of the Arabian Sea from Dwarka Beach. As per Hindu Mythology Lord Krishna settled in Dwarka after killing Kansa.
People love to visit one of the best national parks of India i.e. SasanGir National Park that is famous for Gir Safari and Devaliya Safari. Gir National Park is very popular among adventure and wildlife lovers for its famous Asiatic Lions. Junagadh, Bhavnagar ( Nishkalank Mahadev Temple), Palitana, Virpur , Gondal and Lothal ( A Heritage City of Indus Valley Civilization) are other important places to visit in Gujarat.
Gujarat has also got world’s tallest statue ( 182 Metres) called Statue of Unity dedicated to the first home minister of India Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel. A Viewing Galley at the 135 m level, at the chest can accommodate up to 200 visitors at one go which offers breath taking view of the Sardar sarovar dam and its surroundings.
Gujarat’s Kutch region is an incredible paradise and widely known for Rann of Kutch Festival. Little Rann of Kutch, Ambaji ,Kankaria Lake, Sabarmati Ashram, Sun Temple are other more places to visit.
Posted date: 2019-06-26 02:55:24