Somnath is known for the legendary shore temple of Somnath, which is dedicated to the Lord Shiva. The Somnath temple located in Saurashtra on the Western coast of Gujarat is believed to be the first among the twelve jyotirlinga shrines of Shiva. It is an important pilgrimage and tourist spot of Gujarat. Destroyed and reconstructed several times in the past, the present temple was reconstructed in Chalukya style of Hindu temple architecture and completed in May 1951.

Tourist Places

Somnath Temple

Mahakali temple

Archaeological museum 

Balaji Temple

Brahma kund and Saraswati Devi temple

Somnath Beach

Harihar Van 

Lakshminarayan Temple

Panch Pandava Gufa


Triveni Sangam Snanghat

Parsuram or Parshuram Temple

Gaurikund or BanGanaga

Bhalka Tirth


Saradar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport, Ahmedabad (424 km from Somnath Railway Station)
DIU Airport (79 km from Somnath Railway Station)
Somnath Railway Station
GSRTC Bus, Somanth (1 km from Somnath Temple)
Local Cabs Available


Ambujanagar Multispeciality Hospital
Aditya Birla Hospital
Surat Civil Hospital
Flip Spa -Veraval
Patanjali Arogya Kendra-Veraval

Shop & Eat

Kutch Handicrafts-Veraval
Indian Handicrafts -Veraval
Satta Bazaar -Veraval
Local Shopping at Somnath Temple
Hotel Shivganga
Paras Bhojanalay
Hotel Somnath Sagar
Hotel Sun plaza
The Fern Residency