Vibrant Colours of Gujurat
8 NIGHTS / 9 DAYS
Day 01 :Bhubaneswar – Ahmedabad
Meeting and greeting on arrival and transfer to hotel. Later sightseeing of Ahmedabad visiting Gandhi Ashram, Hateesingh Jain Temple, Sidi Syed Mosque, Jama Masjid, Adalaj Stepwell. Evening visit Akshardham Temple with laser Show Overnight at hotel
Day 02:Ahmedabad - Dwarka ( 440 kms/ 7.5hrs)
After Morning Breakfast at hotel drive to Dwarka enroute visiting Gondal. On arrival check into hotel. Evening visit for Aarti at Dwarkadish Temple. Overnight at hotel. Dwarka is one of the four holiest pilgrimage sites and main Centre of the Krishna legend. It's said that lord Krishna set his capital in Dwarka with entire Yaduvanshi clan after he left Mathura. Archaeological excavations show that present day Dwarka is the 6th city on this site, the earlier five having been submerged in the sea.
Day 03:Dwarka- Bet Dwarka - Nageshwar Jyotirlings - Dwarka
Morning experience Aarti at Dwarkadish Temple. Breakfast at Hotel. Later full day excursion to Bet Dwarka & Nageshwar Jyotirlings. Bet Dwarka Bet Dwarka is located 30km north of Dwarka on an island in the middle of the Arabian Sea, next to the coastal town of Okha. It takes twenty minutes by boat to reach the island. Bet Dwarka is said to be the remains of the 250 sq km (96 square miles) of land borrowed from the ocean to build the original city of Dwarka. Nageshwar Jyotirlings: Situated in the outskirts of Dwaraka, Nageshwar Temple or Nagnath Temple is one of the prominent Shiva shrines in India. Evening back to Dwarka for Aarti in the temple. (optional visit aarti at Dwarka Temple). Overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Dwarka – Porbandar- Somnath (234 kms/ 5 hrs)
Morning after breakfast at hotel drive to Somnath. Enroute visit Porbandar-Birth Place of Mahatma Gandhi, Sudamapuri and Bharat Mata Temple. On arrival check into hotel. Eveneng visit Aarti at Somnath Temple. Somnath is one of the 12 jyotirlingas of lord Shiva offers a holy pilgrimage, a beach holiday and places of historic, religious or scenic importance. The shore temple of Somnath is believed to have been built in 4 phases-in gold by Lord Soma, in silver by Ravi, in wood by lord Krishna and in stone by Bhimadeva. Tales of its riches brought in a series of invasions, but each time the temple was raided, whether by Muhammad Ghazni who took back the silver doors and treasures or by Aurangzeb in a fanatical vein, it was restored by zealous Hindu worshippers to its original glory. After darshan return to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 05: Somnath - Sasan Gir
Morning after breakfast drive to Sasan Gir to visit The Gir National Park by Jeep Safari. This National Park is famous for for its population of Asiatic Lion. On arrival check into the hotel. Evening free for leisure. Overnight at sasan gir hotel / resort
Day 06: Sasan Gir to Diu
Early morning take a jeep safari in Gir National park to see Asiatic Lion in their natural habitats. Check out from the hotel & transfer to Diu ( 100 kms / 2 hrs ). On arrival check in to hotel. Day free for leisure on beach. Overnight at Diu hotel.
Day 07: Diu
Today after breakfast local sightseeing of Diu. Visit church. Rest of the day to enjoy beach activity. Overnight at Diu hotel
Day 08: Diu - Bhavnagar
Breakfast at hotel.Check out of hotel. Transfer to Bhavnagar(220 kms. / 06 hrs.). En-route visit Palitana Jain Temple. Arrive at Bhavnagar and check-in at hotel. Evening at leisure.Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 09: Bhavnagar – Ahmedabad
Morning after breakfast check-out of hotel. Visit Lothal (Harappan Civilization) and Dakor (Ranchod Rai Temple). Drive to Ahmedabad. On arrival check in to hotel. Overnight at Ahmedabad.
Day 10: Ahmedabad – Bhubaneswar
Morning after breakfast shall be dropped at airport for your journey back home with sweet memories of holidays.
Tour Includes :
- • Return Airfare Bhubaneswar –Ahmedabad – Bhubaneswar
- • 02 Nights accommodation in Ahmedabad
- • 02 Nights accommodation in Dwarka
- • 01 Night accommodation in Somnath
- • 01 Night accommodation in Gir Nation Park
- • 02 Nights accommodation in Diu
- • 01 Night accommodation in Bhavnagar
- • All transfers & sightseeing as per itinerary by Luxury vehicle
- • Jeep Safari in GIR national forest
- • Breakfast & Dinner in Hotel
Extra Charges Apply :
- • Any Kind of Personal Expenses or Optional Tours / Extra Meals Ordered
- • Tips, Laundry, Room service, Phone Calls
- • Guide fee, camera fee, Soft or Hard drinks, Starters.
- • Medical & Travel insurance