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Swaminarayan Temple


14.3/5(7 Ratings)

Swaminarayan Temple Overview

Ranked 3 of 20 sightseeing in Surat

Swaminarayan temple is one of the popular pilgrim destinations in Surat. Swaminarayn temple belongs to the Swaminarayan Sect of Vaishnavism, wherein Swaminarayan or Sahajanand Swami is believed to be the incarnation of Narayana of Nara-Narayana.

Swaminarayan Temple, situated on the banks of River Tapti, was consecrated in the year 1996. The temple, which has three shrines, is brightly coloured and has intricate wooden carvings on its external walls. The first shrine is dedicated to Harikrishna Maharaj and Radha-Krishna Dev. The 2nd shrine is dedicated to Lord Swaminarayan, Gunatitanand Swami and Gopalanand Swami and the 3rd shrine is the abode of Ghanshyam Maharaj.

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What travellers are saying about Swaminarayan Temple

Experience scale
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  • Best Time: During DayLength of visit: Below 1hr
  • Length of visit: 2-3hrsBest Time: During Sunset
Facilities available
  • Food available for purchaseFood available for purchase
  • Bathroom facilitiesBathroom facilities
  • Camera/Video allowedCamera/Video allowed
  • Wearing of shoes/footwear allowedWearing of shoes/footwear allowed
  • Lockers/StorageLockers/Storage

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Operating hours

Monday - Friday:
6:00 AM -6:00 PM
6:00 AM -6:00 PM
6:00 AM -6:00 PM
Public Holidays:
6:00 AM -6:00 PM

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Reviews and Ratings

Chetan halai

Chetan halai5.0/5

2 reviews

What a peaceful place.

I visit here last week. I found that, there is so many people in the temple, but the temple is all about cleanliness, peace, respect, sculpture, and saints also. I'll take time next month also .

Avaneesh kumar verma

Avaneesh kumar verma5.0/5

1 review

Best hindus temple

Swami narayan temple is best hinds temple in india. The atmosphere of temple is natural. Clean temple and temle are is good looking. This is designed bye best architecture. All hindus god is in temple. I realized there peace of mind. I feed better at that temple.
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Reema Lathia

Reema Lathia4.3/5

3 reviews

A heavenly abode

The beautiful temple is right on the river bank of Tapti River. The temple is well-maintained. In the evenings, the cold breeze from the river will leave you spell bounded.

Jaydip Mavani

Jaydip Mavani5.0/5

5 reviews

Good temple with basic facility for tourists

There are many temple of different God is there. But mostly I liked this Swaminarayan Temple because of the reason it has Garden, Parking and Locker facilities which are good.

Photos of Swaminarayan Temple

Swaminarayan Temple, Surat

Photo by

Megha Gandhi

Swami Narayan Temple
Swaminarayan Temple, Surat

Photo by

Rahul Patel

A view of Sardar bridge from Swaminarayan Temple

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