Holiday Trip in Jamnagar

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Jamnagar is one of the underrated tourist destinations in the vibrant state of Gujarat. This city holds great historical significance and has lovely examples of Rajput blended with European architecture. Jamnagar is also called as the Oyster of India because it is a famous pearl fishing centre in the western region of India. The city was constructed around the Lakhota Lake and was the capital of the former state of Nawanagar, which was founded by Jam Raval in 1540 AD near the point where the Nagamati River and the Rangmati River met. Jamnagar is supremely situated to explore the coastline that stretches till Dwarka, one of the most significant Hindu pilgrimages. As per legends, the region where the city is located now was the place where Lord Krishna used to live after He moved out of Mathura. Already impressed with its charm and olden traditions? Checkout the Jamnagar holiday packages offered on EaseMyTrip.in and get ready to explore the historic beauty of this place!
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Best Sightseeing Places in Jamnagar

Darbargadh Palace:
Darbargadh (Maharajah's Palace) is the old royal residence of Jam Saheb and the most significant complexes in Jamnagar, reflecting the blend of Europeon and Rajput styles of architecture.
Lakhota Fort:
It is a small palace situated on an island in the middle of Lakhota Lake, which was once belonged to the Maharaja of Nawanagar. An arched stone bridge with a balustrade connects this fort-like palace with the town. At present, it houses a small museum displaying a good collection of sculptures that spans a period from the 9th to the 18th century and pottery found in ruined medieval villages from the surrounding area.
Willingdon Crescent:
This impressive edifice was built by Ranjit Singh, inspired by his European journey. Along with its unique architecture, the statue of Jam Saheb is located in the center of the crescent.
Kotha Bastion:
It contains an excellent collection of sculptures, inscriptions, coins and copper plates and the skeleton of a whale. One of its most attractive sights is an old well where the water can be drawn by blowing into a small hole in the floor.
Dhanvantri Mandir Gujarat Ayurved University:
It is India's only Ayurvedic University that runs many courses in Ayurvedic medicines, including a full time 12 week preliminary course teaching basic theory and medicine preparation and diploma and degree courses. These courses are set up for foreign nationals with medical qualifications. Hatha Yoga, Steam bath, Massage and mud therapy can also be had here.
Other Tourist Places (in & around):
Temples: Mota Ashapura Maa Temple, Vardhman Shah's Temple, Bholeshwar Mahadev Temple, Bala Hanuman Temple etc.
Parks & Gardens:
Khijadia Bird Sanctuary, Marine National Park, Rozi and Bedi Ports, Cremation Park, Jogger's Park etc.Solarium, Bhujio Kotho, Bohra Hajira and Jam Ranjitsinhji Park (Ranjit Sagar Dam). So, make sure you visit these scenic places during your Jamnagar tour.

Best Time for Holidaying in Jamnagar

Jamnagar experiences extreme weather conditions with very dry and hot summers and cold winters. Therefore, the best time to visit Jamnagar is during the mid season, i.e., 'between October and December'. So, plan your Jamnagar trip accordingly to enjoy sightseeing of this place.

Must Buy Things from Jamnagar

Shopping in Jamnagar is a fascinating experience as you will get to see and buy many unique items here. It is renowned for Bandhani 'tie-and-dye' fabrics and exquisite embroidery all around the world. Apart from these, artifacts such as bangles with inlay of brass, silver ware, beetle nut crackers, agate paperweights, Kum Kum, Kaajal, Surma, brass covered wooden chests are also very popular in the city. To buy authentic stuff, the Lindi Bazaar and Chandi Bazaar are the more popular markets. So, explore the markets, buy best items and make the most of your Jamnagar vacation.

Explore Options to Reach Jamnagar

Before booking Jamnagar holiday package, you must be aware of the ways how you can reach to this beautiful city of Gujarat.
By Air
Jamnagar Airport or the Govardhanpur Airport Jamnagar is just 10 KM from city centre. There are daily flights to Mumbai and Bhuj connecting the city to major cities.
By Train
Jamnagar has its own railway station lying on the Western railway network and connected by regular trains to important cities such as Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata and Ahmedabad. There are express as well as intercity trains between Ahmedabad and Jamnagar. Besides, there are popular trains between Jamnagar and Mumbai, such as the Saurashtra Express and the Saurashtra Mail.
By Road:
Jamnagar has a reasonably good network of roads and is even well connected via National and State Highways from Rajkot, Porbandar and Ahmedabad. So, select your choice of Jamnagar travel mode for enjoyable journey.
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