The region of Saurashtra is situated on the coast of the Arabian Sea in the state of Gujarat. The peninsular region also called Kathiawar after its Kathi Darbar rulers, the region occupies the southern portion of the state and comprises the districts of Rajkot, Bhavnagar, Junagadh, Amreli, Porbandar, Jamnagar, Surendranagar, as well as some districts of Ahmedabad.
The Girnar Hill is a vital attraction that can be reached after heading 10,000 stone steps. Travelers can enjoy some of the most bewitching sights atop the hill.
It is the one of the most sacred pilgrimage places for Jains, Shatrunjaya is believed to be erected 900 years ago on a hilltop. According to stories, Adinath, the founder of Jainism gave his first sermon under the rayan tree at the hill top.
Somnatah Temple is a vital attraction that is visited by an array of travelers and pilgrims that was re-erected at least seven times. The temple was built in Chalukya style of architecture and boasts the expertise of the artisans of those times.
The region also has an array of beaches that attracts numerous international tourists in Gujarat. The palm fringed and splendid beaches are one of the most famous attraction that are highly flocked with those who wish to enjoy their day out in Gujarat. Some of the famous beaches located nearby Nagoa Beach, Gomptimata Beach and so on.
Also known as Chandi Bazaar, the old city is a famous commercial hub that also houses famous Jain temples namely Shantinath Mandir and Adinath Mandir , made in honor of the 16th and 1st tirthankars of the Jains. The temples are adorned with fine murals, chandeliers and mirrored domes.