Distance : 385 km
Estimated Time : 7.5 hours
Surat to Shankheshwar is the very popular route for Jain pilgrims. Shankheshwar is home to Shankheshwar Jain temple dedicated to Lord Parshwanath along with several other Jain temples.
"Mulnayak, nearly 182 cms high white-colored idol of Bhagwan Shankheshwar Parshwanath in the Padmasana posture, is one of the oldest idol of any Tirthankara."
Situated on the banks of Rupen river in Patan district, Shankheshwar town is very important place of pilgrimage for Jain pilgrims. This Jain tirth is referred to as Shankhapur in ancient inscriptions. The most popular and sacred in Shankheshwar temple is Lord Parshwanath idol called Mulnayak. There are several miracles associated with it and the temple. There are sanctum of Lord Bhidbhanjan Parshvanath to its right and of Lord Ajitanatha to its left. Temple also has statues of Nagraj Dharanendra, Goddess Padmavatidevi, Parshva Yaksha and Goddess Chakreshvaridevi. A fair is held on the full moon days of Hindu calendar months Chaitra and Kartik and on tenth day of second half of Maghashirsha. The temple is enormously crowded with pilgrims during these fair times. Apart from the Parshwanath temple, Shankheshwar town has several other Jain temples too like Agam Mandir, Shree Rajendrasuri Navkar Mandir, Kalapurnam Smriti Mandir, the Gurumandir.
Taxi from Surat to Shankheshwar is readily available at CabBazar.
Surat to Shankheshwar by car is well connected via NH48 and is very convenient and comfortable drive. Surat to Shankheshwar distance is 385 Km and is 7.5 hours journey. Other famous tourist places on this route and nearby are :
Jhagadia or Zaghadia - Bhalod Gangadashahara, Hindu and Jain temples like Daherasar, Kabirvad, Gayatri Mandir, Hanuman temple
Bharuch or Broach - historical heritage at the mouth of river Narmada
Vadodara - Third largest city of Gujarat. Famous for Navratri festival.
Anand - Dakor temple, Navratri, Garba, Dandia
Nadiad - Beautiful temples and churches
Dabhoi - Vadodari Gate, Hira Bhagol, Vadhvana bird sanctuary, Vadhvana lake
Kheda - Hidimba Van where Bhim of Mahabharta killed daemon to marry Hidimba
Sarkhej - Sarkhej Roza or Dargah Hazrat Shaikh Ahmed Khattu Ganj Bakhs
Viramgam - Harihar Mahadev temple, Munsar lake, Gangasar lake, Ambaji mandir
Dasada - Bird Watching, Experiential
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.
Shankheshwar Parshwanath Temple
Shree Rajendrasuri Navkar Mandir
Kalapurnam Smriti Mandir
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Surat to Shankheshwar 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|
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