Junagadh Gate

Junagadh city is situated in the western coast of Gujarath, 320 Km west of Ahmedabad. There is an ancient Fort called "UperKot" (अपरकोट), founded on the Girnar Hills around 350 BC by Chandra Gupta Maurya.

Junagadh Gate is the main gateway for Somnath Temple. It is through the gate the invader Mahmud Gazni broke in to enter the holy city, destroyed Somnath temple and looted the wealth. Somnath Temple is around 95 km from Junagadh.

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