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Girnar Temples

India
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Ranked #21 of 569 attractions in Gujarat
Type: Religious Sites, Ancient Ruins
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Gandhinagar, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

GIrnar Hill:- Girnar is a mountainous region located in Junagadh district, about 327 km from Ahmedabad in the state of Gujarat. Girnar is located at a height of 3660 ft above sea level and the region is popular for its lush green forest cover of Gir and for several places of religious importance. There are several temples here that are... More

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Jaipur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Girnar temples (in Junagadh-Guajrat) are on Girnar mountain which is about 1100m high. You will find here beautiful Jain temples. Lord Neminath and Lord Mallinath Temples are very nice. You have to climb about 9500 steps taking easily about 5 hours one way. Also, Godess Amba Mata temple is there. It is said that a visit to this temple ensures... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

10000 Steps- I drooled over this chance of climbing 10000 steps to reach the top of the Girnar... Dattatreya temple... It was a very small temple but the chillnes and calmness that swept over the mind and body as i entered the Rock temple was worth the climb. And last but not least the food from the temple was a... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014 via mobile

Climbing 10000 steep steps with a five decade old bones is a really unforgettable n thrilling experience. Coming from Dwarkadheesh and going to Somnath temple, just came to know about Mt. Girnar in Junagarh, so decided to have a first hand experience to be there on the top. Few discouraged us as is too hard in late 50's and that... More

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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

One mountain that houses temples of most Indian faiths, built over centuries, and home to the naga sadhus. The climb is 10000 steps one side, we were short of time. The Bhavnath Mahadev Temple, is the first one that you can reach by car, and is right at the base before the climb starts.

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Rajkot
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

The only hill in saurashtra area of Gujarat State. Spiritual place. Famous for Jain temples and Lord Guru Dattatray. More than 10000 steps. Start to walk from midnight so that you will be able to climb. Girnar area is famous for Gir Lions. Lion sanctuary is near form this place known as Sasan Gir.

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Zweibruecken, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

It's an important pilgrimage site for both Hindus and Jains. 16 Jain temples are on the way after the climb of 4000 steps. From that 6000 steps means totaly climb the 10,000 steps for Datta mandir on top of a pinnacle.The original footprints of Lord Duttatrey's are believed to be located on the lonely peak at Girnar.Datta mandir are daily... More

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Nadiad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

Totally there are about 9999 steps to and fro from Girnar Girnar also known as Girnar Hill or Girinagar main tourist attraction in the area, top of the hill, is a group of beautifully carved Jain temples built between 1128 and 1500. Neminath, the 22nd tirthankara. There is the peak of Ambaji, with a height of 3,330 ft (1,010 m),... More

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Karjat, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

When you are going to take darshan of SRI DATTA MAHARAJ always start to walk on midnight as it is comfortable and safty upcource Jagdishbhai will guide you best

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Noida, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

Me and my friends are not religious , we enjoy natural beauty. We had climbed Girnar for the reason that we wanted to see the city from the top. As morning is a great time to run and excercise, we all took the staircase ( which the religious tourist take). After reaching the jain temple we all were tired, and... More

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