It is an ancient port of India, also an international trade – centre. Ancient prosperity is visible in ancient mansions, clean sea-beach , having wind-farm for generating electricity from natural wind splashes, Vijay vilaas palace, Navlakho – bungalow, Hudio-kotho, Raneshwar Mahadev temple, ancient temple of sundarvar Lord Vishnu, a Light-house, ancient decent port, an industry of ancient times which was famous for developing New big boats for commercial trading, It is still preparing new boats. It is a birth place of very first freedom fighter of india , Shri shyamji Krishna Verma. Hajiro of Vohra sect, Lord Kashiwishwanathtemple on the sea-beach are two popular spots of this ancient city.
Baunter Jinalaya : It is an octagonal shaped jain temple with a unique architecture to accommodate 72 nos of Jain temples. It isd a pilgrimage place fir Jain community with excellent guest house. It is on the way to Mandvi.
It is also a pilgrimage place on sea-beach, very near ti Mandvi.
Famous lord of sea, Shri Dada Ravalpir has many followers and it is famous for confirming results of the wishes prayed to him in a temple, Specially made for him. Sea-beach is very much decent sandy long strip. Another temple of sati Gundal and his brother here. Even horses are also been worshiped at this place.
It is a famous archeological place, where several ancient specimans of coins, idol of bull, beads of haked earthen varities, head of a bird, big grain – storage tanks etc, belonging to Indus civilization, are found at this place. Thus it is an archeological treasure.
OTHER SITE SEEING PLACES OF MANDVI :
Near nani-layeja village, a temple of Maa Ashapura, Sun temple , a good sandy sea-beach together forms an ideal picnic place. There are several agriculturally green fields, decorating the out-skirt of Nani-Layeja village.
SHRI BILESHWAR MAHADEV
Near Gadhshisha village, God of several Gods, Self-emersed Lord Shiva-named as Bileshwar Mahadev’s sacred temple, Billivan, Old guest houses, and other site-seeing places are worth-seeing.
Beautiful temple of Maa Ambaamaa , museum of ancient religious stories paintings, A replica of Vaishnav Devi. It is a religious place.
Aayu Maata temple for devotees to pay homage to the goddess.
Cone –shaped linga of Lord Shiva in a beautiful temple, natural beauty all around and a dam nearby makes it a religious place.
It is a pilgrimage place for followers of maa Ashapura.
A huge temple of mass Ashapura- a pilgrimage place.
Temple of Lord Mangaleshwar Mahadev. A picnic and pilgrimage place.
Near Ludva village, a meeting place of three rivers, Kukmavati , Ganga and Yamunaji. It is a religious and picnic spot.
After the earthquake of 2001, Jain community of Bihar State, have created an educational institution at this place, to give shelter and education to earthquake victim orphan children.
VIJAY SAGAR DAM
It is a big-dam with bird watching surroundings area. It is an ideal beautiful natural site.