The sun temple in Modhera village is one of the few shrines that are dedicated the to Sun God. The beautiful Sun temple is situated kn the banks of Pashupati River and is easily accessible from Ahmedabad.
The temple is known for its splendid architecture. It stands on a high platform, so it appears majestic having a grand structure. The archways or the Toranas leading up to the main halls eliminate the absence of shikhars. The sculptural patterns of Gods and Goddesses line up every single structure of the temple.
The sun temple is divided into three parts: Surya kund, Sabha Mandap and Guda Mandap. Tourists visit the temple for the sacred and tranquil feeling. Besides, the Modhera dance festival is another major interest. It is observed by the sun temple to keep the spirit of Indian traditions alive.