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Entertainment in Dwarka

There is no dearth of entertainment in Dwarka. You have plenty of things to do such as visiting temples and experiencing the divine atmosphere of Jagat mandir. You will be enthralled by the architectural grandeur of the temple loaded with exquisite carvings on the exterior walls. The design of the temple offers a peaceful and simple atmosphere.

Tourists can also enjoy shopping for the traditional crafts pieces and enjoy the Gujarati folk culture.
If you love waters, you will enjoy the beach at Bet Dwarka Island that will take you away from the hustles and bustles of busy city life.

Entertainment in Dwarka

Sightseeing in Dwarka

Sightseeing mainly includes visiting the temples all over the region. You can visit the Dwakadish Temple that is said to have been built 2500 years ago by the great grandson of Lord Krishna, Vajranabh. The other temples in this region that you can visit are Sharada Peetha, Bhalka Tirth, Rukmini Devi Temple, Nageswara Mahadeva Temple and Bhalka Tirth.

Once you visit the temples, you can visit the lighthouse on the Arabian Seashore. It serves as a landmark for those sailing. However, you won't be allowed to carry mobile phones or cameras to the light house.

Adventure Fun in Dwarka

If you are enthusiastic about surfing, you can enjoy the good waves on the coast. You will get clear waters in the north of the Dwarka Sri Krishna temple that produces good waves swelling from the south.

Some of the outdoor activities that you can enjoy are scuba diving, which gives you a scope to explore the city that is known to have existed 5000 years ago and is now partly submerged.

Events and Festivals in Dwarka
Birth of Lord Krishna or Janmashtami is one of the most popular festivals in Dwarka. It is celebrated with great fervor. The celebration starts with Mangla arti, being performed in the morning. Banta Bhog is offered to Lord Krishna, after cleaning the face with water and brushing the teeth of the idol. Thereafter devotees are allowed to take the first darshan.

Eating Out in Dwarka

You can enjoy and have fun with Gujarati delicacies served in different hotels and restaurants in Dwarka. You can choose from South Indian and North Indian cuisines that are very well received by travelers from different parts of the world. Sweet butter milk lassi amd khammam dhokla are the most popular items that bring into light the tradition and culture of the region. Alcohol is completely banned here.

Tourist Attractions near Dwarka

There are plenty of attractions in and around Dwarka. Some of the places that you can visit are Rukmini Devi Temple, Shankhoddar Island. Shankhoddar Island at a distance of 32km is known to be the place where Lord Krishna resided with his family.

Rukmini Devi Temple is an architectural masterpiece of the 12th century, situated at a distance of 1.5km. The temple has been dedicated to Lord Krishna's wife. You can find beautifully carved walls and paintings on the walls of the temple. Bet Dwarka, a small island and has plenty of ancient temples. You can enjoy the extensive water plants and animals in the eastern side of the island.

Dwarka holds lots of importance as a spiritual as well as religious place. The city has many temples that are visited by people from various parts of the world, round the year. It's religious significance has laid tremendous impact on mindsets and lifestyle of people already living here. There is no culture of discotheques and pubs. But that does not mean that the life is dull here. This culturally significant city carries a lot as part of Indian heritage. People love to enjoy being part of fairs and festivals that are organized here.

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