Porbandar Tour Package
The origin of Mahatma Gandhi, Porbandar is an excellent shoreline town with a few sanctuaries and dams, and is presently additionally a famous exchanging center.
The beach front city with a critical occasion in its history is a visitor goal which humbly offers various attractions. Aside from the haveli where Gandhiji was conceived which has now been changed over into a sanctuary, there are a couple of more sanctuaries, dams, supplies, tranquil shorelines and natural life spots also to add to your involvement in Porbandar. It draws in pioneers with sanctuaries, for example, the Sudama Mandir, Bharat Mandir, Ram Dhoon Mandir, Hanuman sanctuary and that’s only the tip of the iceberg.
Archaeological digs in and around Porbandar brought to light the remains of a late Harappan settlement dating back to the 16th – 14th century BCE. This is other evidence to suggest that the Harappan legacy of maritime activity continued for a long time during the Harappan period on the Saurashtra coast. Porbandar, for the otherwise magnificent city that it is, has also historically been of great importance to the Indian subcontinent. Excavations around Porbandar have put light and opened up the possibility of there being a city from the Harappan civilisation around Porbandar, from as long as the 12th century BC. A lot of ancient styled jetties and boats have been found which indicate that it may have been a significant centre for maritime activities, due to its obvious proximity to the sea, during that time. In Indian mythology, it is known to be the birthplace of Sudaama (friend of Lord Krishna in Dwaparyug). By the 16th Century of the Common Era, the city had become imminent for bread factories to export pao ruti to Arab nations through the Arabian Sea, which is why it was also called Pao Bandar. The name slowly turned into Pore Bandar, through colloquial changes. From the 20th Century onwards, it has become a popular tourist attraction, for being the birthplace of Mahatma Gandhi.
Begin tour of the city at the Porbandar Beach. Then visit Sri Hari Mandir and Kirti Mandir.
Begin day at Chowpatty Beach. Then visit Sudama Mandir and Harsiddhi Mataji Temple. Rest of the day off for shopping and enjoying local dishes.