The Temple is named after Lord Krishna, as he was called Dwarkadhish meaning the King of Dwarka. A popular tourist destination, the Dwarkadhish Temple has 5 stories with the main shrine supported by 72 pillars. The main shrine is reckoned as Jagat Mandir or Nija Mandir. According to archaeological findings, the main shrine is 2,000 - 2,200 years old. The rest of the temple was enlarged in the 15th- 16th century. The temple is a Pushtimarg. Therefore, guidelines and rituals created by Shree Vallabhacharya and Shree Vitheleshnathji are followed here. The temple is a sight to behold and is a place of great spiritual significance.
Reckoned for being amongst the 12 Jyotirlinga shrines mentioned in the Shiva Purana, the Nageshwar Temple is a Hindu pilgrimage site. It is said to be the first shrine established of the many. The temple is situated between the route of Dwarka city and Beyt Dwarka Island in Gujarat. People from around the world come to visit the temple that is believed to enshrine one of the 12 swayambhu (self-existent) jyothirlingas in the world, in an underground sanctum. The temple is home to a 25 m tall sitting statue of Lord Shiva along with a wide spread garden and a pond.
Located in the beautiful city of Porbandar - a sea side town of Gujarat, Kirti Mandir happens to be the birth place of Sri Mahatma Gandhi. It is the main attraction for tourists and was built by Shri Nanji Kalidas and Shri Purushottam Mistry. The place is greatly renowned for its mythological associations as Sudana, lord Krishna’s classmate, resided here. Hence, Porbandar is also called as Sudanapuri. The temple has a huge memorial of Mahatma Gandhi and people from different places pay homage to it. The temple has an extravagant praying hall where all sorts of prayers are regularly conducted.
Sudama temple is situated in the city of Porbandar in Gujarat state. Sudama is the childhood friend of lord Krishna and there are many famous tales of their friendship. Its architecture is simple with carved marble pillars and shikhar , open from all the sides situated in a garden with a small step-well and a temple dedicated to lord Ganesh Ji. Visitors get to learn a lot about the ancient stories of lord Krishna and Sudama.
One of the most ancient temples of Gujarat, Somnath temple is situated exactly in Prabhas Patan in Saurashtra. It is a very famous destination for tourists and the temple is always crowded. It is said to be among the 12 jyotirlinga shrines of Shiva and said to be build by moon God himself. It is considered to be an ideal place of Hindus that survived the ravages of the time. It is regarded as an eternal shrine whose glory and fame are legendary.
Gir Forest National Park
The main attraction of Gujarat is the famous house of lions - Gir forest national park. Established in the year 1965, it has been attended over lacs of tourists every year. Besides Africa, Gir National Park in Gujarat is the only place in the world where you can spot lions roaming free in the wild. It covers total area of 1412 square kilometers of which 258 Km forms the core area of the National Park. So come and enjoy the beautiful view of the majestic lions.
A visit to a museum is perhaps one of the best ways to know the history and culture of a particular place. If you want to know more about these aspects of Diu, just take a stroll down the corridors and the rooms of Diu museum and learn all about its rich heritage. Diu Museum was earlier called by the name of St.Thomas church established in the
Fort Museum Junagarh
The museum within the fort called the Junagarh Fort Museum was established in 1961 by Maharaja Dr.Karni Singhji under the control of "Maharaja Rai Singhji Trust". The Museum exhibits Sanskrit and Persian manuscripts, miniature paintings, jewels, royal costumes, portrait galleries, costumes, headgear and dresses of gods’ idols, enamelware, silver, palanquins, howdahs and war drums. The museum also displays armoury that consists of one of the assorted collection of post medieval arms.
Okha is very well known among Marine Lovers and is the west most end of India. The main feature of Okha is that it faces Arabian Sea from 3 sides and attracts huge number of tourists every year who get to see the beautiful view of sunset and sunrise. It has the only beach in Dwarka where you can swim and has clean water. The only point of access to the “42 island” is from Okha which is exclusively handled by the Dwarka tourism. We provide 2 packages at reasonable rates which takes you through the beautiful place of okha.
Nagoa beach is situated at 10 kilometres ( approx) from diu city. It is a nice place for vacation time and for all festivals also. There are so many facilities available like boating, parachute, bathing facility, etc. the uniqueness of this beach is that it is shaped like a horse shoe. Nagoa beach is simply the perfect spot for letting your body and mind get relaxed from the daily tantrums with an exotic experience in the serene breeze that blows at Nagoa beach. It is well rowed with the hoka trees that majorly attract the visitors for its unique kind of fruit.