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Dwarka is an ancient city in the northwestern Indian state of Gujarat. It’s known as a Hindu pilgrimage site. The ancient Dwarkadhish Temple has an elaborately tiered main shrine, a carved entrance and a black-marble idol of Lord Krishna. Dwarka Beach and nearby Dwarka Lighthouse offer views of the Arabian Sea. Southeast, Gaga Wildlife Sanctuary protects migratory birds and endangered species like the Indian wolf.
The Somnath temple located in Prabhas Patan near Veraval in Saurashtra on the western coast of Gujarat, is believed to be the first among the twelve jyotirlinga shrines of Shiva. It is an important pilgrimage and tourist spot of Gujarat.
On arrival at Ahmedabad airport or Railway station, our representative will meet you and drive towards Dawrka. En-route, you will visit the beautiful Lakhota Lake, Lakhota Museum and Bala Hanuman Temple at Jamnagar. The serene Lakhota Lake is situated in the centre of the city and makes a great spot for bird-watching, with about 75 species of birds flocking to the lake annually. Walking around the lake in the evening and watching the night lights give you an amazing experience. Also enjoy witnessing some intriguing exhibits of the 18th and 19th century including swords, whale skeleton etc. at the Lakhota Museum. Then worship Lord Hanuman at the sacred Bala Hanuman Temple and proceed towards Dwarka. Check in at the hotel and freshen up before you attend the evening aarti at the famous Dwarkadhish temple. Enjoy a good night sleep back at the hotel.
After a filling breakfast, get ready for a full day tour around Dwarka. You will visit the famous Dwarkadhish Temple, Nageshwar Jyotirling, Gopi Talav, Bet Dwarka and Rukmini Temple. Dwarkadhish Temple or Jagat Mandir is a beautiful Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Krishna. The temple architecture is a splendid sight, with the limestone structures glistening under the sun, luring devotees from far and wide. Visit the Nageshwar Jyotirling (one of the 12 shrines of jyotirlinga as included in the Shiva Purana) and head to the beautiful Gopi Talav. Visit Bet Dwarka and Rukmini Temple as well for a spiritual experience. Then stay overnight in Dwarka.
Have a refreshing breakfast, check out from the hotel and drive to Somnath. En-route, you will get to visit Kirti Mandir and Sudama Temple. Kirti Mandir is a beautiful temple that was formed in memory of Gandhiji and his wife. Furthermore, you will visit the sacred Sudama Temple, which is a structure dedicated to childhood friend of Lord Krishna Sudama. As you drive further and reach Somnath, go ahead and explore the famous Somnath Temple, Bhalka Tirth, Triveni Sangam and Gita Mandir Chopati. Somnath Temple is supposedly the first of the 12 jyotirlingas and a major pilgrimage site in Gujarat. Visit the sacred Triveni Sangam, where the rivers of Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswathi come together and then head to Gita Mandir Chopati. After a wonderful day tour, rest the night away in Somnath.
After a good breakfast, you will be travelling to Ahmedabad. En-route, visit Jalaram Temple at Virpur - a place famed as the birthplace of Saint Balaram Bapa. Jalaram Temple is a holy site dedicated to Saint Jalaram Bapa and houses a statue of him as well. At Gondal, witness the gorgeous architecture of Swaminarayan Temple and the ancient Naulakha Palace and proceed to Kankaria Lake, which is the second-largest lake of the city and a major tourist site. Also visit the fascinating Vintage Car museum and then drive to Ahmadabad. Then be dropped at Ahmedabad railway station or airport for your return journey.