Junagadh is the 7th largest city in the Indian State of Gujarat that comes under Junagadh District located at the foot hills of Girnar Hills. The term 'Junagadh' literally means "Old Fort" where one can come across some old and ancient forts built by kings and rulers who were ruling Junagadh centuries back. Junagadh was ruled by Mauryan Dynasty, Solanki Dynasty, Chudasama Dynasty, Mughal Dynasty and last but not the least by British Raj before Indian Independence. Earlier Junagadh was part of Saurashtra, but in the year 1960 it became a part of Gujarat. The total area of Junagadh is 59 sq kms and its elevation level is 351 feet above sea level. Junagadh has a literacy rate of 88% and Gujarathi, Hindi and English are the main languages spoken by the people in Junagadh. Junagadh coordinates at 21.52'N Latitude and 70.47'E Longitude and its Pin Code is 362001.
Places of Interest in Junagadh:
The Wild Museum
Gayatri Temple & Vagheshwari Mandir
How to reach Junagadh in Gujarat?
Junagadh is well linked by roadways and railways. Many GSRTC Buses ply from Junagadh to other metro cities at regular point of time. Junagadh also have efficient intercity Buses that cover entire Junagadh city and suburbs. Autos and Taxis are the alternate modes of local transport available in Junagadh. The city is also connected by National Highway 8 and Junagadh Bypass Road. Many long distance trains arrive and depart from Junagadh Railway Station to various cities like Ahmedabad, Rajkot and other cities. Junagadh is about 355 kms South west of Gandhinagar. Jamnagar is approx 175 kms and Rajkot is about 140 kms.
Schools and colleges in Junagadh:
There are many esteemed schools and engineering colleges located in Junagadh like:
Sri Swaminarayan Gurukul School
Swami Vivekananda Sankul School
The Plazma International School
Carmel Convent School
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya
Eklavya Public School
Excellent High School
KPC Gowda Girls High School
Podar International School
Sri Patel Kelavani Mandal College
Bahauddin Science College
Dr. Subhash College of Education
Sri HM Patel Mahila Law College
Yadav College of Computer Science
Nobel Engineering College
Hospitals in Junagadh:
Junagadh is well known for some of the best hospitals in city like:
STI Hatkesh Hospital
Dr. Khokhani Eye Hospital
Gajera Childrens Hospital
Life Care Hospital
Madhuram Orthopedic Hospital
Barmeda Surgical Hospital
Pipaliya ENT Hospital
Vraj Eye Hospital
Arpan Children Hospital
How is the property in Junagadh?
Due to overall boom in the real estate industry, the property prices are showing definite signs of appreciation in recent times in Junagadh. Many esteemed builders and promoters are launching several luxurious and posh apartments ranging from 2 BHK to 4 BHK with luxurious amenities in Junagadh. List of some of the residential projects located in Junagadh and Rajkot which is about 140 kms from Junagadh is as follows:
The Green Woods
The Gir Relish
Om Shivalik Bungalows
Radha Residency Phase II
One can visit the site www.propertykhazana.com to know more about Junagadh in Gujarat.
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