Gopnath Beach is located on the Gulf of Khambat. This beach and the temple of Lord Shiva belong to Bhavnagar district of Gujarat.
Gopnath Beach was the former summer residence of the Gohil Rulers. The place is famous for its natural beauty, pristine limestone cliffs, and the brilliant flora and fauna that abound on its shores.
One of the major tourist attractions of Gopnath Beach is the Temple of Gopnath Mahadeva. This temple was built in this area at about 700 years ago.
Gopmath Beach is renowned for its natural beauty, its pristine limestone cliffs, and the brilliant flora and fauna that abound on its shores. The place offers an excellent place for relaxation far away from the din and hustle-bustle of "city pent". The gentle breeze of the sea, refresh the spirit and soothes the soul. The peculiar tidal variance of the coastal region does not provide a particularly attractive proposition for a long swim.
Mansion of Maharaja Krishna Kumar Singh
A beautiful mansion built by the Maharaja Krishna Kumar Singh in the year 1940. The summer residence of Maharaja Krishna Kumar Singh was built in the style of Gothic architecture. This is the place of a must visit destination in Gujarat. Now after the independence of India, this royal palace has now been converted into a heritage building with accommodation facilities for the guests. The majority of the tourists flock to this palatial building to admire its immaculate beauty.
Bird watching View Point
Bird watching is one of the major tourist attractions in this place. The breathtaking beauty of Gopnath Beach is the cynosure to the tourists. The pictorial sea beach upon which colourful birds alight, offers a pleasing sight to the eye. The rocky sea shores are a wonderful place to sit and contemplate. The pristine sea beach is good for taking long walks.
Gopnath Beach and its surroundings have an excellent infrastructural network. It is connecting by rail and bus to the nearby city of Ahmedabad. Another way of approaching the place is by travelling first to Bhavnagar, which has an array of trains, buses and private coaches to take tourists to Gopnath Beach. There are lots of flights available to Bhavnagar from Mumbai and Surat. Bhavnagar is also connected by the Western Railways of India. A number of buses and coaches also offer inter-state transportation to Bhavnagar.