Sun Temple

Somnath-Sun Temple
Hub(s) : Junagadh


To the north of the Triveni Ghat sits the revered shrine, popularly known as the Sun Temple. The temple is renowned for its architecture which nestles engraved caricatures of animals and birds. The shrine is nestled within the leisurely town where the divine river of Saraswati joins the sea. Like the Somnath temple, this shrine was also subjected to attacks by invaders


How to get there

By road: Somnath is 79 km from Junagadh and 25 km from Chorwad. State transport buses and private luxury coaches connect various centres of Gujarat to Somnath. 1 km from main Somnath Temple

By rail: Somnath is located 6 km from the nearest railway station at Veraval.