Being the capital of Junagadh Princely State once, the town sparkles with chronicled importance with numerous authentic landmarks to see.
Junagad is likewise extremely near the Girnar Hills and the incredibly famous Gir National Park. Catch a brief look at the wild in the Sakkabaug Zoo and the Wildlife Museum. Likewise visit the Girnar Hills and get a vibe of the tranquil yet strict environment. The fortification at Uperkot is another traveler magnet.
Attractions: Mahabat Maqbara, Uparkot Fort, Girnar Hill, Adi-kadi Vav & Navghan Kuwa, Gir National park, Edicts of Ashoka, Sarkheswar Beach, Buddhist Caves, Jain Temples, Sakkarbaug Zoological Gardens, Parikrama of Girnar hills, Madhavpur Beach, Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Dattatreya Temple, Tulsi Shyam Springs, Goddess Ambe Temple, Ahmedapur Mandvi Beach, Darbar Hall Museum, Jatashankar Mahadev Temple, Moti Baug, Damodar Kund Water Reserve, Dataar Hills, etc…
Best time to visit: October – March is the best time for a visit to Junagadh.
Peak Season: Winter season.
How to Reach
- By Air: There is no direct flight connectivity to Junagadh. Rajkot Airport, 106.3 km away from the city, is the nearest airport to the city of Junagadh.
- By Rail: Junagadh is well connected by railways as well. Regular train services ply to and fro the Junagadh railway station, which is the principal railway station that serves the city.
- By Road: Regular bus services ply to and fro Junagadh, Buses, in a range from affordable to slightly expensive rates, are available from places like Ahmedabad, Surat and Rajkot. You can also take a shared taxi or cab for the same route.