Destinations Covered: Ahmedabad - Modhera - Patan - Ahmedabad - Bhavnagar - Diu - Sasangir - Gondal - Rajkot - Wankaner - Dasada - Ahmedabad
Duration: 10 Nights/11 Days
Day 01: Arrive Ahmedabad
On reaching Ahmedabad, you will be warmly received by our representative and thereafter will be transferred to a good hotel. Ahmedabad is one of the largest and spectacular cities of Gujarat, situated on the shores of river Sabarmati. It is famous for its rich historical heritage. The city has numerous magnificent Indo-Saracenic style of architecture. Afterwards, you will begin half day sightseeing tour of the city. You will visit famous Mahatma Gandhi's centre Sabarmati Ashram, wonderful shaking minarets, impressive Calico Museum etc. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.
Day 02: Ahmedabad - Modhera - Patan - Ahmedabad
On this day, you will be driven on a full day sightseeing trip to the picturesque region of Modhera and Patan. Modhera is situated on the edges of the Pushpavati River and is extremely popular for its stunning and bewildering Sun Temple, devoted to Lord Surya. It was constructed in 1026 AD. Then you will continue driving to another astounding site, Patan which was established in 1796 AD and is well known for excellent Patola silk weaving. Later in the evening, you will come back to Ahmedabad.
Day 03: Ahmedabad - Bhavnagar
In the morning, you will head towards Bhavnagar crossing Lothal which is among the initial civilization of Harappa. Bhavnagar, established in 1723 AD, is a beautiful coastal destination as the Gulf of Cambay and the Arabian Sea bedew its edges. The city is popular as the cultural hub of the whole Saurashtra region in Gujarat. There are many places to visit here. After reaching, the remaining day is free for self excursion. Overnight stay would be at a hotel.
Day 04: Bhavnagar- Diu
On day four, in the morning you will begin journeying to Diu. This amazing land is famous for its exquisite beaches and alluring scenic beauty. It is a true paradise for escaping the humdrum daily life. It exhibits brilliant historical Portuguese architectures. En route, you will also halt at sacred Palitana which resides a huge number of wonderfully carved Jain temples on the Shatrunjaya hill. Then you will proceed driving to reach Diu. On reaching, you will check-in to the beach resort. The remaining day is free for relaxation.
Day 05: Diu
This entire day will be free for you to either relax on the wondrous beaches or explore this angelic place on your own. There are a number of interesting places to visit here like the Zampa Gateway, artificial Zampa Waterfall, St. Paul's Church, Diu Museum, Marwar Memorial, Diu Fort, Nagoa Beach etc. Also the mesmerizing beauty of Diu is more enhanced during the evenings with the vistas of awe-inspiring sunsets.
Day 06: Diu - Sasangir
In the morning post breakfast, you will commence driving towards Sasangir, located in Kathiawad, Gujarat. The place is immensely famous for its fascinating Gir National Park which houses a good number of Asiatic Lions. This National Park was founded in 1913 and got enrolled as a sanctuary in 1965. Its jagged terrain with sheer hills and lush greens provides you with the actual "jungle taction". Post some relaxation, you will go on an ultra amusing visit to the sanctuary. Overnight stay will be at jungle resort.
Day 07: Sasangir - Gondal
On this day, you will be driven to your next destination Gondal which is little charming town, situated on the banks of river Gondali. There are numerous astonishing places of interest in Gondal including the appealing Navlakha Palace, majestic the Riverside Palace, etc. On your way, you will also visit Junagadh, located on the foothills of the Girnar hills. The place holds great historical significance. Another attraction of the place is the Ashok Rock Edict. Then you will continue driving to reach Gondal. On reaching you will check-in to the hotel. Rest of the evening is free for rejuvenation.
Day 08: Gondal - Rajkot - Wankaner
In the morning, you will begin driving towards Wankaner, located on the shores of the river Machchhu. The fabulous palaces, startling forts and the imposing Ranjit Vilas Palace mark the rich past of the town. En route you will also stop for an excursion of Rajkot. You will be visiting rewarding Watson Museum and Rashtriya Shala. Here you can have a glimpse on the process and style of weaving clothes which is quite exciting. Then you will explore the angelic local Rajkot City. Afterwards, you will continue journeying to Wankaner. Later you will visit impressive Palace Museum and quaint local village.
Day 09: Wankaner - Dasada
This day, you will be taken to the "Little Rann of Kutch" in Dasada which is a home of wild ass as the famous captivating Wild Ass Sanctuary is located here. The sanctuary covers a vast area of about 5000 sq km of the Little Rann. It introduces the visitors with a landscape of an extensive plain belt dotted with some unique seabed and islands named as "baits." On reaching, you will check-in to the hotel and then visit this fascinating sanctuary to watch the wild ass.
Day 10: Dasada
On day ten, you will be taken to the bizarre local village where you will get introduced to the distinct lifestyle of the tribes. You will surely get immensely impressed and amused seeing the simple and peaceful lives they lead. Then you will also visit the sanctuary to capture rare and alluring wildlife activities. A visit to this sanctuary can be quite galvanizing experience to gather lifetime memories.
Day 11: Dasada - Ahmedabad
Post delicious breakfast, you will be taken to the Ahmedabad airport. On reaching, our representatives would assist you for the one final time of this tour as your board your flight for back home or onward journey.
Also Mapped to: • Ahmedabad Tours
Discover the glorious rich past of Gujarat as this travel package helps you explore all the important cities of the state.