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19 Attractions to Explore Near Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth
Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain TirthBhadreshwar, Gujarat 370410, India

The Vasai Jain temple at Bhadreshwar was an important and thriving center for Jainism in those days. It was a very popular pilgrimage site among the Jain devotees in the 12th and 13th centuries. In the 17th century it fell to the pillages of marauding invaders and nearly destroyed. This temple is considered to be the oldest of the Jain temples in the Indian subcontinent. Even though it had been destroyed many times over the centuries, by both human hands and natural disasters such as earthquakes

Nearby Attractions

Gandhi Samadhi Adipur
Gandhi Samadhi Adipur25.26 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

This is a beautiful and peaceful place located in the district of Kutch where Mahatma Gandhi is resting in peace. Where Gandhi's ashes are kept. There is a beautiful garden created around the samadhi.

Pirotan Island
Pirotan Island34.97 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

Purotan island is an Arabian Sea island in the Marine National Park, Jamnagar District. It is located 12 nautical miles off the coast , consists of mangroves and low-tide beaches. Of the 42 islands in the park, Pirotan Island is the most popular and is one of the two islands where visitors are normally permitted.

Kutch Museum
Kutch Museum44.71 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

This is the oldest museum in Gujarat. Kutch museum was initially formed as a part of the School of Arts established by Khengarji III, the Maharao of Cutch State. It was founded on 1 July 1877. The museum has the largest existing collection of Kshatrapa inscriptions, dating to the 1st century AD. The oldest Kshatrap six inscription-stones found in Andhau village in Khavda are moved here.

Prag Mahal Palace
Prag Mahal Palace45.14 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

Prag Mahal Palace is a 19th-century palace located next to the Aina Mahal in Bhuj, Gujarat, India. The palace is made of Italian marble and sandstone from Rajasthan. There is also a small temple in the courtyard behind the palace with nicely carved stonework.

Aaina Mahal Palace
Aaina Mahal Palace45.21 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

Aaina Mahal Palace is an 18th-century palace that is located next to the Prag Mahal in Darbargadh, Bhuj, Gujarat, India. The palace was built by Rao Lakhpatji of Cutch State around 1750. Lakhpatji's master craftsman Ram Singh Malam designed the palace in the local style and decorated it in the European style with glass, mirrors, and tiles.

SharadBaug Palace
SharadBaug Palace45.40 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

The king's residence right up to 1991 when the last king of Kutch, Madansingh died, the palace is now a museum. With beautiful gardens of many flowering and medicinal plants, the palace grounds houses many migrating birds as they stop for a rest on their way.

Bedi Port (બેડી બંદર)
Bedi Port (બેડી બંદર)45.87 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

Bedi Port lies around 8 km from Jamnagar Railway Station on the south-eastern coast of Gulf of Kutch. It is an all-weather trading hub in the Arabian Sea and one of the most prominent ones in Jamnagar. The picturesque setting of the port has made it a very popular daytrip spot in Jamnagar. The region of Jamnagar is known for its magnificent (resident or migratory) avian population. Winter is the best time to enjoy the climate and the brilliant birds which come here in plenty.

Khijadia Bird Sanctuary
Khijadia Bird Sanctuary51.07 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

Khijadiya Bird Sanctuary, home to a number of resident and migratory birds, is located in an area stretching up to 6.05 km. A birdwatchers paradise, it was officially declared as a sanctuary in May 1981. Construction of reclamation bunds, before Indian Independence, has led to the formation of two fresh water lakes. The bunds helped to prevent seepage of salty water into the soil and to store freshwater drained by Ruparel and Kalindri Rivers.

Lakhota Palace and Museum
Lakhota Palace and Museum52.48 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

Lakhota Palace, a pleasing palace in the middle of the lake, houses a beautiful repository called Lakhota Museum. Rulers of Nawangar constructed the Lakhota Palace and today it is an important attraction of Jamnagar. The museum showcases the artefacts that belong to the 18th and 19th century including items like a skeleton of a whale, swords, powder flasks, possessions of Jadeja Rajputs, and remnants of Gujarat rulers. Also, there are artefacts describing the life of people around this region.

Mandvi Beach
Mandvi Beach59.92 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

Mandvi Beach is the closest to the town center, across the bridge to the east side of the river, then down the road past a place called Salaya, accessed from just near the Kashi-Vishvanath Temple (sometimes the beach is called Kashi-Vishvanath Beach.) Wind Farm Beach is 7 km west of town, named for the windmills that line it to generate electricity for the area. You can get fresh coconuts and other snacks, swim in very pleasant water, and enjoy a nice view of the coastline.

Ranjit Sagar Dam Jamnagar
Ranjit Sagar Dam Jamnagar63.57 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

Ranjitsagar Dam is the water source for the city. It has a municipal garden, a pleasant spot for picnics and birdwatching during the migratory season.

Vijay Vilas Palace
Vijay Vilas Palace64.04 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

This 20th-century summer palace was commissioned by Maharao Shri Khengarji III for his son Yuvraj Shri Vijayaraji, Made of red sandstones, the palace features every element of Rajput architecture and bears a striking resemblance to palaces of Orchha and Datia. Artisans from various parts of India, such as Rajasthan, Bengal and Saurashtra along with the Mistris and Suthars of Kutch were called upon for making of the palace.

Roha Fort
Roha Fort72.52 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

Roha fort is situated on the hillock of the same name, 50 km from Bhuj. It’s height is 500 feet from the ground level and 800 feet from the sea level. Roha was the leading Jagir of Kutch state and there were 52 villages under this Jagir. Rao Khengarji I (1510-1585) established Kutch and became a ruler of Kutch. His brother Sahebji set up Roha village and died after a battle with Raysinhji Zala of Halvad. After his death his successor Jiyaji built two big tanks on the Roha Hill.

Darbargadh Palace
Darbargadh Palace77.29 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

Darbargadh Palace, arranged in Jamnagar city, was at first inherent 1540 AD, the development went on irregularly prompting a last artful culmination of history and engineering having both Rajput and European impacts. It is situated toward the east of Chandi Chowk in Jamnagar city. Jamnagar was established by Jam Shri Rawalji in 1540 and Darbargadh came to end up their in front of the rest of the competition of home. Rawalji initially had a place with Kutch.

Kutch Fossil Park
Kutch Fossil Park80.06 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

The Kutch Fossil Park was founded in the year 2002 by the visionary Mohan Sinh Sodha, the man who single-handedly worked and is continuously adding to the collection of the several fossils that are on display in the small 2 rooms' exhibition area. He has been doing this for almost 4 decades now since his first rendezvous with a fossil called Ammonite in the 70s. The discovery of that fossil changed his life and he went on to collect many of the fossils ranging from plants, fruits, gems, animals,

Dhinodhar Hills
Dhinodhar Hills82.94 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

Dhinodhar hills are located at the Kutch district of Gujarat is a tourist and pilgrimage spot. On the highest peak of Dhinodhar hill, there is a small, domed, somewhat cracked shrine of limestone and mud-plastered with cement, built by Brahma-Kshatriya Shethh Sundarji Shivji in 1821. This area has abundant wildlife and flora and is a trekker destination, Every year since 2011, a trekking competition has been organized between December and January.

Makardhwaj Hanuman Temple (Hanuman Dandi)
Makardhwaj Hanuman Temple (Hanuman Dandi)92.77 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

This is a Hanuman temple located at the district of Devbhoomi Dwaraka. there is a statue of Hanuman's son Makardhwaj in front, while a statue of Hanuman is also installed nearby. The specialty of these two idols is that they do not have any weapon in their hands and are in blissful posture. This is a famous temple of this area and so many devotees and visitors visit this temple every day.

Mani Mandir
Mani Mandir96.08 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

Mani Mandir is a temple situated in the courtyard of Wellington Secretariat. The images of Laxmi Narayan, Mahakali, Ramchandraji, Radha-Krishna and Shiva are enshrined in this temple. Mani Mandir is made out of Jaipur stone with excellent workmanship and exquisitely carved elements- arches, brackets, 'jalis', 'chhatris' and 'shikhara'.

Suspension Bridge
Suspension Bridge96.49 KMs away from Shri Bhadreshwar Mahavirswami Sw. Jain Tirth

The Suspension Bridge, an engineering marvel built at the turn of the century, reflects the progressive and scientific nature of the rulers of Morbi. This was built to give a unique identity to Morbi using the latest technology available in those days, in Europe. It is 1.25 m wide and spans 233 m on the Machchhu River connecting Darbargadh Palace and Lakhdhirji Engineering College.