Distance : 55 km
Estimated Time : 1.4 hours
Bhavnagar to Palitana is the very popular route for pilgrimage, specially for Jain pilgrims. Palitana is known as "City of Temples" and is the only mountain in world that has more than 900 temples.
"Every devout Jain aspires to climb to the top of the Shatrunjaya mountain at least once in his lifetime, because of its sanctity"
The entire Shatrunjaya Hill is sacred as per Jain scriptures. It is dotted with more than 3000 white marble temples grouped into tunks and is built be generations of Jains over a period of 1000 years from 11th centuary onwards. These temples depict architectural brilliance and are a visual treat. The main temple on top of the hill is dedicated to the first Tirthankar Rishabhdev, better known as Adinath who is believed to be meditated here. There are 3800 stone steps from the foot of the hill to top. For those who are unable to climb, sling-chairs are readily available. Food must neither be eaten nor carried on the way. Palitana became the first city in the world to be legally vegetarian in 2014. Buying and selling of meat, fish and eggs and also related jobs or work fishing are illegal here. Palitana also offer glimpses of harmony between the Hindu and the Muslim community which is evident at the Muslim shrine Angar Pir. Many women prayer here to get blessed with children. A festival is celebrated for the slaying of demons by Shiva, on Kartik Purnima. Thousands of pilgrims and tourists take part in this festival.
Taxi from Bhavnagar to Palitana is readily available at CabBazar.
Bhavnagar to Palitana by car is well connected via NH8E and Songadh - Palitana road and is very convenient and comfortable drive. Bhavnagar to Palitana distance is 55 Km and is 1.4 hours journey. Other famous tourist places on this route and nearby are :
Sihor - Pakhi Tirth, Bramha Kund, Tapovan Ashram (Vorani Vav)
Kathali Meldi Maa Temple
SankheshwarPuram Tirth - Jain Science City
Shri Guru Rajendra Vidyadham Teerth - Sarod
Shri Vasupujya Harsidh Dham
Shantivan Jain Temple & Jain Upashray
Nirmal vatsalya dham
Siddhachal shruttirth palitana
You can plan to include them in your itinerary. With CabBazar, you can customize the itinerary as per your choice and enjoy the trip to fullest.
Tirthankar Rishabhdev Adinath temple
Vimal Shah temple
Samprati Raja temple
Saraswati devi temple
Narsinh Kesharji temple
Shri Vishal Jain Museum
Being an Aggregator, CabBazar provides you enormous car options for your Bhavnagar to Palitana taxi booking. You can mention your specific preference, if any, while raising a taxi booking request. Our partnered taxi services providers have various cars available with them for Bhavnagar to Palitana taxi service. At high level, we classify taxi in below four categories :
Bhavnagar to Palitana Taxi Prices
Per Km Rate
|Hatchback||Wagon-R, Indica or similar||4 seater||Rs. 9|
|Sedan||Dzire, Etios or similar||4 seater||Rs. 9|
|SUV||Xylo, Ertiga or similar||6 seater||Rs. 12.5|
|Assured Innova||Innova, Innova Crysta||6 seater||Rs. 13.5|
CabBazar is committed to keep the pricing as simple and clear as possible. So, we provide one price for your Bhavnagar to Palitana taxi which covers a specified maximum kilometer and maximum days. So, you know upfront how much taxi is going to cost you and plan your budget well.
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