Gujarat is a land of cultural versatility and a spiritual epicenter of Jainism. This state is an eminent stopover point for people going for a Jain Temple Tour in India. There are several Jain temples in Gujarat and watching them is a completely enriching experience.
Today we will be travelling from Mumbai to Songadh by train. Overnight journey.
BDTS – SGD (Bhavnagar Express -12971)
Departure time from BDTS: 19:10
Upon Arrival at Songadh railway station (morning 07:12) warm welcome from NFTT WORLD (Nagfani tours and travels Pvt. Ltd.) then we will proceed to palatine. After lunch, we will visit Gogha Digambar Jain temple darshan. Later we covered Ghogha beach, songadh Jain temple darshan. The Songadh Jain temple is a historical temple complex in the town of Songadh.
Later then we will come back to Dharamshala and overnight stay in palatine.
35 min (25.9 km) approximately
In the early morning, we will do palatine had Vandana. Jains believe that 23 of 24 Jain Tirthankaras, except Neminatha, sanctified the Palitana hill through their visits. This makes the site particularly important to the Jain tradition. These temples are reached by most pilgrims and visitors by climbing stone steps along a hilly trail of about 3500 steps.
After lunch, we will proceed to Girnar. Girnar Hill is a famous Jain sidhh kshetra and a holy pilgrimage for both Jainism and Hinduism. On arrival in Girnar Ji, check in to the Dharamshala.
Rest day is free at leisure. Overnight at Dharamshala.
4 hr 6 min (163 km) approximately
Early morning, we will visit Girnar pahad Vandana. The mountain Girnar is older than the Himalayas and the Jain temples upon it are amongst the most ancient in the country. It is the Nirvan bhumi of the 22nd Tirthankara Neminath. It is 3666 feet high and is one of the most remarkable mountains in India.
After then we will come back to your Dharamshala and overnight stay in Girnar.
‘After breakfast Jungle safari (AT OWN COST) in the forest. Sasangir is the habitat of the last Asiatic Lions. Apart from the Lion, there are more than 30 species of other animals including panthers, hyenas, foxes, wild boars and several deer and antelope.
After then we will proceed to Rajkot railway station night journey by
22924 – Bandra Terminus Humsafar Express
Departure time: 21:16
4 hr 17 min (162 km) approximately
Early morning arrival at Mumbai in the morning 09:30
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