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Girnar Hills, Junagadh

Features

Girnar (also known as 'Girnar Hill') is a collection of mountains in the Junagadh District of Gujarat, India. The tallest of these rises to 945 meters (3600 feet), the highest peak in Gujarat. The first peak of Girnar has a collection of Digambar and Shwetamber temples. The Shwetambar temples are more intricately carved but are more modern in terms of history. It is claimed that there are exactly 9,999 steps from the trailhead to the last temple on the highest peak, but the actual number is roughly 8,000.

How to reach

Nearest Airport is at Rajkot. Nearest railway station is Junagadh. State transport buses and private vehicle are available.

Distance

5 km from Junagadh, 67 km from Keshod, 110 km from Rajkot, 142 km from Porbandar, 158 km from Jamnagar, 326 km from Ahmedabad,

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