Top things to do in Palitana

Top Choice Religious Site in Palitana

Shatrunjaya

One of Jainism’s holiest pilgrimage sites, Shatrunjaya is an incredible hill studded with temples, some of which are over 900 years old. It's said that Adinath (also known as Rishabha), the founder of Jainism, medit…
South Indian in Palitana

Sankalp Restaurant

Unexpectedly stylish Sankalp has mirrored walls and rows of tables set up canteen style. It serves mainly South Indian dishes, though it seems to have a little of everything.
Museum in Palitana

Shri Vishal Jain Museum

This dark and dusty museum features model recreations of the Jain stories, Jain artwork and artefacts up to 500 years old, and beautiful ivory carvings. In the basement is a surprising circular temple with mirror wa…
Indian in Palitana

Jagruti Restaurant

Opposite the bus stand, Jagruti is a wildly busy thali house. It's also not great on hygiene.