Nilkanth Dham is a beautiful Swaminarayan Temple built over large acres of land. There’s lush greenery with idols placed all over the place. Nilkanth Dham is located at the Narmada river.
The Nilkanth Dham was built just a few years back in 2013 and is now managed by Shri Swaminarayan Gurukul, Surat. Nilkanth Dham is now one of the most attractive pilgrimage places in Gujarat. Nilkanth Dham has many places to attract tourists. This includes Kids Park Zone, Exhibition Zone, Food Court, Park Zone, and many other areas. The other attractions of Nilkanth Dham are God Vishnu with Sheshnag, Lord Ganesha, Hanumanji, 108 gaumukh, Saptarishi, and 12 Vishnu Avatar darshan.
Nilkanth Dham Poicha Room Booking
You can find the best accommodations available near the temple. An online booking facility is also available here. Visit below for more details and bookings.
Special Aarti of Nilkanth Dham
The evening Aarti at Nilkanth Dham is very unique with a beautifully decorated temple with lights that develop a divine atmosphere. Elephants ringing the bells during the aarti is just surprising.
Sahajanand Universe is the most amusing of all. Sahajanad Universe is actually Universe in itself. It is spread over 24 acres of land. There’s a huge statue of Swaminarayan about 151 feet. At the entrance of the Sahajanand Universe, there’s a huge complex gate. Then, you will see Nilkanth hrday, 1100 idols related to Indian Culture and Hindu pilgrimage. You can also see Science city, Amusement park, water park, boat riding, Bhula Diya, horror house, ya puri darshan, lights, and sound shows in 3D and theaters.
Location of Nilkanth Dham
Nilkanth Dham is located in Poicha, Narmada district of Gujarat.
Nilkanath Dham is
– 66.6 Kms from Vadodara
– 169 kms from Ahmedabad
– 77.1 km from Bharuch
Tourist Attractions of Nilkanth Dham Poicha
- Sahajanand Universe
- Water Park
- Amusement Park
- Exhibition hall
- Food Zone
- The Park
- Bhul Bhoolaiya
- Horror House
Important Timings of Nilkanth Dham Temple, Poicha
Darshan Timings of Nilkanth Dham
Opening Time – 9:30 AM
Closing Time – 8:00 PM
Morning Aarti Timing – 5:00 AM to 6:00 AM
Evening Aarti Timing – 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Note – Timings of Aarti may differ on special occasions.
5:30 AM to 6:00 AM
Ticket Window Timings for entrance to Sahajanand Universe
10:30 AM to 7:30 PM
Note – The charges may vary for adults and children.
Light Show Timings
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Where to stay in Poicha?
You can stay at any Dharamshala and hotels nearby.
How to reach Nilkanth Dham, Poicha?
The nearest railway station to Poicha is at Rajpipla at a distance of 13.3 Km.
However, the Vadodara Railway station is just 62.4 Km from Poicha.
The Vadodara Airport is 62.4 Km from Poicha. You can avail of a flight to Vadodara and easily reach Poicha by bus or personal cab.
The best way to reach Poicha is by road. You hire a cab or drive your personal vehicle to Poicha. It’s also convenient to take a GSRTC bus or private deluxe bus and reach Poicha.
Things you should not miss at Nilkanth Dham.
- Do take a boat ride in the evening that will take you embellishing the beauty of the temple and the surrounding.
- To participate in the unique evening aarti.
- Go on a visit to the Sahajanad universe to get knowledge of varied Indian Cultures.
- Take a look at the lush greenery of Nilkanth Dham and the idols placed around.
- Nilkanth Dham is the best place for photography. So, exhale your photography skills.