Mangrol, Gujarat

Mangrol is a town and a minor port in the Junagadh district of Gujarat, India. It was once the capital of the princely state of Mangrol.

Places to visit

  • Sarkeshwar Beach : Sarkeshwar Beach, which connects Junagadh with the adjacent city of Amereli, is a terrific site not only for resting by the beach but also for some exciting water sports and activities. The beach is located on the southern tip of Saurashtra, near the city's limits. Sarkeshwar Beach is a 4-hour trip from Junagadh's city center.
  • Distance: Sarkeshwar Beach is 98 kilometres away from Mangrol

  • Madhavpur Beach: Madhavpur is a beautiful beach in Madhavpur that is lined with beautiful coconut trees and has an ethereal landscape. The other side of the beach, across the road, features lush green grass and plants, making the location appear even more appealing. Due to strong tides, Madhavpur Beach is not recommended for swimming, yet it is home to hundreds of turtles. The Madavraiji Haveli Temple, also known as the Old Madavrai Temple or the Shree Madavrai Temple, is located near to the beach. Another 12-century Shaiva temple is also nearby.
  • Distance: Madhavpur Beach is 26 kilometres away from Mangrol

  • Jatashankar Mahadev Temple: Jatashankar Mahadev Temple is a Hindu temple in Junagadh, Gujarat, located on the back slope of Mount Girnar. God Shiva is enshrined in the temple in the shape of his shivalinga, which is naturally bathed by a stream flowing alongside and dropping on the idol itself. The location is also the source of the Sonrekh River and is surrounded by ethereal beauty.
  • Distance: Jatashankar Mahadev Temple is 68 kilometres away from Mangrol

  • Damodar Kund Water Reserve: Damodar Kund Water Reserve is located at the foothills of Mount Girnar and is considered sacred by Hindus due to certain stories and traditions. The lake's ghat is used to cremate dead bodies, and the water is thought to disintegrate bones. The lake also contains a temple, and numerous poojas are held there.
  • Distance: Damodar Kund Water Reserve is 69 kilometres away from Mangrol

How to Reach

  • By Air - The nearest airport is Surat Airport, which is 51.0 kilometers away from Mangrol
  • By Train - Surat Railway Station is the nearest railway station which is 49 kilometers from Mangrol

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