Image: Anhilwara/Wikimedia Commons

Image: Anhilwara/Wikimedia Commons

India is a land of temples. There are a number of amazing temples scattered all across the country. Some are worth visiting for their architecture while others for their historic significance. If you are religious, then these temples are great places to pray as well as pay your respects to the revered deities. One of India’s most prominent temples is the Somnath temple. Located near the Western coast of Gujarat, the Somnath temple is one of the twelve jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva. Here are all the details on how to reach Somnath temple by road, train and flight. Also Read - Gujarat Minister Calls Cyclone Vayu 'Kudrati Aafat', Says Can't Shut Somnath Temple For it

How to reach Somnath temple by road

Somnath temple is well-connected by road to all major parts of India. Regular buses run to Somanth temple from any major city in Gujarat like Ahmedabad or Vadodara. Here is the route to reach Somnath temple from Vadodara. Also Read - Ahead of LS Polls Results, Amit Shah Offers Prayers at Somnath Temple

How to reach Somnath temple by train

Somnath has its own railway station which is well-connected to other major parts of India. The other railway station closest to Somnath is Veraval which is located at a distance of 5 km. Regular trains run between Veraval and major parts of India. CHECK OUT Do you know this unbelievable legend behind Gujarat’s Somnath Temple? Also Read - Gujarat: Areas Around Somnath, Ambaji Temples Declared 'Vegetarian Zones'

How to reach Somnath temple by flight

Diu airport is the nearest airport from Somnath temple. The distance from Diu airport to Somnath is around 90 km. It will cost you around Rs 2000 to reach Somnath temple from Diu airport.

So, for your next religious trip, consider Somnath in Gujarat.