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Porbandar Beach

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Porbandar Beach is one of the picturesque beaches of India. The city of Porbandar is known as White City for different construction in the city is with white stones.

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Several domestic airlines connect Porbandar with Mumbai. The city is connected to Ahmedabad by western railway,State Transport buses link Porbandar with other major cities of the state.

Must Do

Shopping for gold, silver, fine quality silk and cotton


Porbandar Beach is nestled in between the Veraval and Dwarka. It lies towards the southwest coast of the state of Gujarat. It comprises an ancient port, which doubles its significance and beauty. The place Porbandar is the birthplace of the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi.

Besides Porbandar Beach in Gujarat, Porbandar is known across the country for its several tourist attractions. Kirti Mandir, which is a memorial museum of Mahatma Gandhi, is one of the top visited places in Gujarat. It is, in fact, listed in the must visit list of travelers. It is said that Kirti Mandir was the residence of Gandhiji, and at present it exhibits different belongings of Gandhiji.

You should also visit Bharat Mandir and Planetarium. Afternoon sessions are held in Planetarium in Gujarat; and Bharat Mandir is situated just opposite to Planetarium. Bileshwar is yet another attraction of the Porbandar city. It is located at a distance of 15km. The temple was built during the 7th century and is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Barda Lion Sanctuary is also worth mentioning. You can also visit this place, which is 14km away from the city.

Shopping can be a great fun, while on a travel to Porbandar Beach of Gujarat. You can pick local artifacts along with different silver and gold jewelry. There are a wide range of restaurants and cafeteria as well, where you can enjoy local snacks and cuisine of Gujarat such as khandvi and dhokla.

While on a tour to Porbandar Beach, Gujarat, you can put up yourself at a wide number of hotels. These hotels include Hotel Kuber and Hotel Indraprastha, which are 2star and 3star hotels, respectively. .

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