Prabhas Patan is close to the port city of Veraval on the coast of Saurashtra. This is where one can find the fabled Somnath temple, one of the 12 jyotirlingas in India. Driving down along the coastline brings you to Diu and driving upwards takes you to Dwarka, one of the char dhams in India. The beaches afford plenty of opportunities for relaxation. There is no lack of places to visit in Somnath.
Step into the holy land of Dwarka & Somnath which is a short trip made for the spiritually inclined. It will let you pick some lofty spiritual experiences.
Welcome to Rajkot , the fourth-largest city in the state of Gujarat, and begin your 'Dwarka Somnath' tour. On arrival at the airport / railway station in Rajkot, you will be met and transferred to your hotel in Dwarka.The rest of the day is at leisure for independent activities.
Enjoy a sightseeing tour of Dwarka (Private).
This morning, proceed on a sightseeing tour of Dwarka. Visit the Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Temple, one of the 12 Jyotirlinga temples dedicated to Lord Shiva. A 25 m tall statue of a sitting Lord Shiva and a large garden with a pond are major highlights of a visit to this temple. Then, visit the Dwarkadhish Temple, a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Krishna, who is worshipped here by the name Dwarkadhish. The temple was constructed over 1400 years ago and has delicate carvings on its exterior while the interior is striking in its simplicity. Followed by the Dwarkadhish temple, visit Dwarka Peeth ,Bhadkeshwar Temple, Rukmini Temple, Sunset Point, Shri Jagatguru Shankaracharya Math, VedHavan, Light House and Shardapith Math Museum.
Transfer from hotel in Dwarka to hotel in Somnath, en route visit Somnath Temple (Private).
Today after a delicious breakfast, proceed to Somnath. En route visit the Somnath Temple - one of the 12 Jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva. Facing the wide open Arabian Sea, the Somnath Temple is an imposing structure offering a spectacular sight to the pilgrims. Legend says that the temple was built by none other than the Moon God himself at the time of creation.
On arrival, check in to the hotel in Somnath.
Today, bid farewell to your 'Dwarka Somnath' tour, as you are transferred to the airport / railway station in Rajkot for your onward journey.