Kingdom of Lord Krishna

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Hindi, Gujarati and English.

1 Day

October to March.

Porbandar Airport
21℃ to 26℃

Dwarka Tourism

Ever wondered what it would be like to be in the abode of God? Well, you will know when you visit the sacred city of Dwarka. The aroma of incense sticks, the ringing of the temple bells, the tranquality of the rivers and the very many mytical tales to be heard, Dwarka city offers you all this and more.

Dwarka, the mesmerizing kingdom of Lord Krishna, is located in the state of Gujarat, in northwestern India. It is one of the top-most Chardhams (four seats/abodes) and one of the Saptapuris (seven most sacred Hindu cities). it is not only famous for its temples but also its exotic marine life, water sports and camping sites.

 Dwarka, being a small city, is hub for both piligrims as well as those looking for some adventures. The best time to visit would be during Janmashtami (the anniversary of Krishna's birth) as the city seems no less than a celebration.

Things to do in Dwarka

1.Gita Temple

1 kilometres from city centre

This beautiful white marble temple, constructed by the Birla group in 1970, is dedicate...

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2.Dwarkadeesh Temple

1 kilometres from city centre

This Chalukya styled architecture, dedicated to Lord Krishna is themost significant amo...

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3.Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Temple

16 kilometres from city centre

Believed to be the first among one of the 12 famous self-existent temples, Nageshwar Jy...

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4.Rukmani Temple

2 kilometres from city centre

Dedicated to Lord Krishna’s wife Rukmini, located just 2 Kms outside the city this beau...

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5.Beyt Island

27 kilometres from city centre

Believed to have once been the abode of Lord Krishna and his family, located around 30 ...

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6.Dwarka Beach

1 kilometres from city centre

For a break from temple visits, not far from the Dwarkadheesh temple is the Dwarka beac...

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7.Gopi Talav

20 kilometres from city centre

Located around 20 kms from Dwarka on the way to Beyt Dwarka, Gopi Talav is a mid size l...

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8.Gomti Ghat

1 kilometres from city centre

Located right behind the Dwarkadeesh temple,the most sought after spots, among the vari...

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9.Lighthouse

1 kilometres from city centre

Just close to the Dwarka beach is the popular Dwarka Lighthouse which is a spot one doe...

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How to reach

Dwarka is easily accesible through air, rail, and road.

How to Reach by Flight

The nearest Airport is at Rajkot which is 225 km or Jamnagar which is 121 km from Dwarka. Spicejet, Go air and Jet Airways are regular flights to these places. 

How to Reach by Train

Dwarka railway station located in the Ahmedabad - Okha rail route and is linked to other main railheads of the regions. Railway station is located almost 2 km from main Temple and has direct trains to Mumbai and few other cities in India.

How to Reach by Bus

Dwarka has a well developed state highway connecting Dwarka to all other cities of Gujarat such as Jamnagar, Surat, Ahmedabad, Vadodara etc, and even cities of many neighboring states. Regular buses; both public as well as private buses, run between these cities and Dwarka and at frequent intervals. 

How to Reach by Road

Dwarka has excellent road connectivity with all other major cities of Gujarat.

How to travel within

You can find a number of Taxis, rickshaws and auto-rickshaws in cheaper prices to travel around Dwarka.

Dwarka Itinerary

Day 1

- Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Temple, witness one of the 12 Jyotirlinga shrines

- Gomti Ghat

- Next, Beyt Dwaraka

- Break for lunch in any of the nearby restaurants.

- Resume with Dwarkadheesh temple

- Continue by heading to the Dwarka beach

- Followed by Dwarka Lighthouse

 

Day 2

- Post breakfast, head to Gopi Talav

- Next, Gita Temple.

- Break for lunch.

- End the trip with a visit to Rukmani Temple

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