Famed all over as the birthplace of the Father of the Nation, Porbandar is a port town in Gujarat. It is not just the historical importance of the place that earns Porbandar a huge number of tourists. Porbandar is a town bestowed with beauty by nature. Lying on the seacoast, Porbandar has some lovely beaches fringed with palms. Loosely associated with the legends of Sudama, a compatriot of Lord Krishna, Porbandar is also referred to as Sudamapuri. For the lovers of nature and wildlife, a stroll along the Jynbeeli Bridge in Pobandar can be rewarding. A place of historical and religious importance Porbandar is a well-frequented place. Providing accommodation to these huge numbers, there are a good number of hotels in Porbandar.