Dwarka Somnath is an ancient city located in Gujarat, in the Arabian Sea. It is one of the most auspicious places to visit in India. Whether you are a spiritual seeker or just sightseeing, Dwarka Somnath Tour Package from Ahmedabad will offer you more than what you could ask for.
This package includes a tour to and from Dwarka, as well as roundtrip airfare during your stay in Gujarat. It is ideal for tourists who are on a limited budget but want to visit various places. Dwarka Somnath Tour Package from Ahmedabad begins with a pick-up from Ahmedabad and will take you through Dwarka, Gir Forest National Park, and ends in Somnath.
Before you head out to visit Dwarka, enjoy a delicious breakfast at the hotel. This will be your last meal before you go through a day of sightseeing. Your Dwarka Somnath Tour Package from Ahmedabad driver will pick you up from your hotel and take you to Dwarka via the Gandhinagar Bypass. While driving on this expressway, you’ll have a view of the large roadside towns and villages in both directions.
This drive takes about two hours without traffic – so sit back, relax, and enjoy the sights around you. After leaving the city limits behind, all that remains are open green fields and villages with people working in their fields.
Your tour will begin with a trip to Somnath. It is approximately a 3-hour drive from Dwarka. A small entrance fee of Rs. 50 is required, but will be deducted from your tour package if you choose to visit the temple. It is advised to carry a light shawl or scarf during this trip – the temperature is much cooler here than at Ahmedabad or even Dwarka.
After your tour in Somnath, you may choose to stay at a hotel in the city. The hotel will be near the Ghats and offer good views of the Arabian sea. In Dwarka, you can go local sightseeing or visit Dwarkadhish Temple. You can also stay overnight in the Hotel.
Dwarkadhish Temple is one of the most sacred places in India and was built by Lord Krishna when he came to Dwaraka after killing Hiranyakashipu. The temple that stands today is believed to have been constructed by Shree Raama himself when he visited Dwarka.
It is located on top of a hill and offers stunning views of the Arabian Sea. The main idol of Lord Krishna is flanked by idols of his family members (Balram, Satyabhama, and others) and other deities like Shiva, Ganesh and other gods.
When you are in Dwarka, don’t miss out on visiting the Sita Rama temple – a pilgrimage site where Lord Krishna killed the demon king Hiranyakashipu. The temple was built by Shree Raama when he visited Dwarka after killing him. The chief priest prays to Lord Sita Rama and his family members.
The sunset point of Dwarka is merely 30 minutes away from the main city of Dwarka and offers an incredible view of the Arabian Sea. You can even visit the sunset point during the day – although it is busiest during sunset. At the point, you will have a panoramic view of different beaches like Jamnagar beach and many other beautiful sights. You can also go on a boat ride from here to explore the seaside and many nearby islands.
If you wish to spend a quiet morning, visit Jamnagar beach where you can watch sunrise and enjoy the beauty of nature. You can even go for a walk on the beach or just take in some fresh air. It’s an ideal place for people who wish to relax and unwind during their vacation.
The seawater lake is located just 25 minutes from town and is a great place to hang out during your trip to Dwarka Somnath. It’s one big pond with crystal clear water that’s sure to put you in a good mood after a day of sightseeing. The pond is also ideal for people who want to go fishing or simply enjoy their evening with loved ones. You can also visit the beach here if you wish to take a dip in the Arabian sea.
The Gir National Park is home to many wildlife species like lions, leopards, gaur, and others. You can also see elephants roaming around in the park. There is also a small zoo that is open for visitation and offers a good view of the wildlife there. You can even reach the park by boat from Somnath temple – but you have to spend Rs. 50 as entry fee to enter if you already have visiting card (valid for 5 years), otherwise Rs. 20 is applicable.
If you wish to visit Dwarka Somnath temple or any other temples in Gujarat, make sure you get a Dwarka Somnath Tour Package from Ahmedabad from Dazzling Travel Planners at affordable rates!