Chakratirth Beach in Godhra
Legend Associated with Chakratirth BeachIt is said and believed that, in this place, Lord Krishna, the legend killed the demon Jalandhar, with one of his well known, distinguished weapon called as ‘Sudharshan Chakra’ and the beach has been named as 'Chakratirth'. As a mark of respect to this legend, Lord Krishna’s foot prints are carved on the stone, on top of the hill, which is located near the beach.
Attractions at Chakratirth BeachThe spot has attracted and has been attracting all the tourists visiting this place. This beach presents a great delight for all the visitors by its serene beauty and has an age old Shiva Temple, which is worth seeing.
Another added glamor to this beach is that, one can walk through the water to the hillock of Bhanslo, only during the low tide waves. There is a huge open space available at this beach, along with the changing rooms, which is not seen on other beaches of Godhra and lined-up with tenderly oscillating palm trees. It feels as though, these tress are playing lullaby when one strolls on this fine sand beach, and makes one feel very relaxed and gives pleasure.
Visitors can also enjoy the water-sports, means of which are available at this beach. For nature lovers, this beach is like heaven. Photographers can explore about their passion here, using their camera.
This beach is open on all days between 12:00 am to 12:00 pm. The beauty of this beach is overwhelming and appealing, which has gained a lot of popularity, when compared to other beaches and have been overshadowed. This beach gives the chance to everyone to space out from the restraints of the monotony and a great place for sun bathers, who would love to lie on the shore and free themselves from the worries and the hussy-bushy daily life. This can be a perfect picturesque location with the wonderful waters, exotic sea foods and a mixture of nature.
Location of the Beach:
The beach is located in the southwestern region, along the shores of the Arabian Sea. It lies centrally and lies adjacent to the city, which is also a favorite gateway of the tourists across the world.