HistJunagadh is a city in the Indian state of Gujarat. The city is located at the foot of the Girnar hills. Literally translated, Junagadh means "Old Fort". It is also known as "Sorath", the name of the earlier Princely State of Junagadh.
Junagadh has diverse weather conditions throughout the year. The climate of Junagadh is characterized by very hot summers and chilly winters. The cityalso enjoys a soothing effect on the weather due to the influence of the Arabian Sea and the Gulf of Cambay.
It is the center of the religious places in which Mount Girnar is the famousjain pilgrimage. Mitiyala and Pania Wildlife Sanctuaries are captivating according to the tourist interest. Junagadh is famous for Kesar Mangoes(Safaron Mangoes). As name says Kesar mangoes are very sweet and looks like safaron color.
Rajkot is the nearest airport.One can get regular flights to bombay from rajkot.Junagarh is two and half hr from rajkot by road.
You can avail Keshod Airport also (a public airport) located in Keshod, 40km from Junagardh. It primarily serves the cities of Junagadh and Veraval and the surrounding region.
Junagadh can be reached through at Porbandar (113km) and Rajkot (99km) airports.RAIL
Junagadh is a mejor railway station on Ahmedabad - Somnath route. Junagardh is well connected with major cities like Ahmedabad, Veraval and Rajkot.ROAD
Junagadh is well connected by road to the mejor places of the state. Bus/car services are available from Rajkot (110km) and Veraval (90km).
Una 130 km, Ahmedabad 330 km and Jamnagar 140 km.