Situated on the hillock in the center of the city, this popular landmark is a Shiva temple constructed way back in 1893 and named after its patron Takhtsinhji. Sitting on the serene marble courtyard of the temple one can have a panoramic view of the entire city as well as the surrounding landscape.A visit to Takhteshwar Temple represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Bhavnagar online travel planner to plot your vacation.
How to get there
By road: State transport buses and private luxury coaches gives an easy connectivity to Bhavnagar. It is situated 791 kms. from Mumbai via Ahmedabad and 200 kms. from Ahmedabad via the State Highway.
By rail: It is on the Western Railway Line. It is 777 kms. from Mumbai via Ahmedabad.
By air: Various domestic airlines connect Bhavnagar with Mumbai and Ahmedabad.
Takhteshwar Temple Reviews
Must visit it's very much beautiful place to visit, there is oldest Shiva 's temple, it makes white marble more »
Lord Shiva stays in the temple which is highest peak of Bhavnagar. Built by Maharaj Krishna Sinh ji family . Nicest place to visit in the evening. You can enjoy Arial view of whole Bhavnagar from this... more »
Very peaceful place to visit. Historical place constructed by king of bhavnagar state! Very interesting architecture! Stated on hill! You can see whole city view from here! And its quit wonderful!
Lord Shiva temple situated at Highest point of Bhavnagar city, near to Kalanala cross roads, superb place with cool & silent wind blowing on, you can see the whole city all around and even the sea nearby the city. Awesome scene at late evening. A small parking available.
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