Day 01 : Arrive Ahmedabad
Arrive in the historical capital of Gujarat – Ahmedabad. On arrival check-in to the hotel. Later proceed to visit Gandhi Ashram, Hatheesingh Jain Temple, Sidi Saiyad Mosque, Kakariya Lake, SarkhejRoza, Saradar Vallabhbhai Patel Museum, etc. After noon proceed to visit Adalaj Step well & Akshardham Temple (Monday Close).Visit Akshardham Temple and enjoy the Pradarshani at Akshar Hall, followed by the Grand Laser Show at evening(at own cost) at Akshardham Temple premises. At night you can visit Sabarmati Riverfront. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Day 02 : Ahmedabad – Patan – Modhera – Little Rann of Kutch (Approx. 220km/4.5hrs)
Today, proceed for Little Rann of Kutch via Patan and Modhera. At Modhera visit famous Sun Temple. Later Proceed to Patan and visit Ran-Ki-Step Well (UNESCO s World Heritage Sites) & SahastralingTalav, famous for its textiles and architect monuments. Later proceed for Little Rann of Kutch. On arrival check in to the resort. Explore the desert by open jeep(2 Shift Per Day for 2 hrs – Morning 7 am & after noon 3.30 pm only - Subject to Availability) in the Little Rann of Kutch, where one can sight animals like Wild-Ass, Desert Fox, Blue Bull, Blackbuck, Wolf, Jackal and few species of snakes & many species of birds also one can visit the home of Rabari and Banjara are the two important tribes of the region. Overnight stay at Little Rann of Kutch.
Day 03 : Little Rann of Kutch - Bhuj (Approx. 285kms/6hrs)
Today morning after breakfast, check out from the hotel & later proceed to Bhuj. On arrival check in to the hotel. Balance day free for leisure. At evening visit Swaminarayan temple. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 04 : Bhuj Local Sightseeing & Bhujodi
Today morning after breakfast proceed to visit places like Aina Mahal Museum(Thu & Public Holiday Close), Pragmahal Museum(Public Holiday Close), Kutch Museum(Wed Close & 2nd & 4th Sat & Public Holidays Close) BhartiyaSanskritiDarsan Exhibition Museum(2nd & 4th Sat & Public Holidays Close)& Cenotaphs of Royal Family. After noon proceed to visit Hiralaxmi Memorial Craft Museum at Bhujodi. Balance day free for leisure. Overnight stay at hotel./p>
Day 05 : Bhuj - Mandvi (Approx. 70kms/1.5hrs)
Today, morning after breakfast, checkout from the hotel & proceed to the coastal town Mandvi. Visit Vijay Villas Palace - summer retreat of the royal family & Shyamji Krishna Varma Memorial, to know about the great freedom fighter. Balance your day free for many activities based on your interest like, Visit Shipping Yard at Mandvi Port one can go and visit the men at work, shaping the great vessels with hand tools and coaxing the seasoned timber into shape. The carrying capacity of these boats can vary from 250 tons to 1000 tons. or spend the balance day at the Beach. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 06 : Mandvi - Jamnagar(Approx. 350kms/6.5hrs)
Today, proceed to Jamnagar, historically known as Nawanagar. On arrival check in to the hotel. Later proceed to visitLakhota Lake & Lakhota Museum, Kotha Bastion, Darbargadh Palace, Pratap Vilas Palace, Khijada Temple, Ratan Bai Masjid, Cremation Park (ManekbaiMuktidham). In the evening, visit Bala Hanuman Temple known for its nonstop Ramdhun since 1956 and it mentioned in Guinness Book of World Records. Overnight stay at the Hotel.
Day 07 : Jamnagar - Dwarka (Approx. 150kms/3hrs)
Today morning after breakfast check out from the hotel & transfer to Dwarka. Dwarka is one of the foremost Chardham four sacred Hindu pilgrimage sites, and is one of the SaptaPuri seven most ancient religious cities in the country. On arrival check in to the hotel. Later proceed to visit Dwarkadhish Temple. Take a holy dip in Gomti river, later leave to visit NageshwarJyotirling - One of the 12 Jyotirlingam of Shiva, Gopi Talav, Bet Dwarka(By Ferry – at own cost), and on way back do visit Rukmani Temple, evening visit other temples on coastal area, attend evening aarti at Dwarkadhish Temple. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 08 : Dwarka - Porbandar - Somnath (Approx. 240km/5hrs)
Today morning after breakfast check out from the hotel & depart to Porbandar (110km/2hrs) Perhaps best known for being the birthplace of Mahatma Gandhi and Sudama (friend of Lord Krishna). It is also known as Sudamapuri. At Porbandar visit Kirti Mandir - the place where Gandhiji was born and Sudama Temple - The only Sudama Temple in the world and PorbandarChowpatty, Huzoor Palace, Tara Mandir (Nehru Planetarium), Shri Hari Mandir (SandipaniVidyaniketan), Gaytri Mandir. Later proceed to Somnath (130km/2.5hrs). Somnath Temple - is the first among the twelve Jyotirlinga shrines of the god Shiva. On arrival check in to the hotel later proceed to visit BhalkaTirth & Somnath Temple. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 09 : Somnath - Diu (Approx. 90km/2hrs)
Today morning after breakfast check out from the hotel & Proceed to beach town Diu. The day is at leisure to enjoy the wide variety of water sports facilities available at Nagoa Beach. Visit St. Paul Church, Diu Museum and Diu Fort, Gangeshwar Temple, Noida Caves. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 10 : Diu - Sasan Gir (Approx. 100km/2hrs)
Today morning after breakfast check out from the hotel & proceed to Sasangir. Sasangir, is the home of the Asiatic Lion. In the afternoon, Visit Gir Interpretation Zone at Devaliya(Wed Close – at own cost). Crocodile breeding farm, Gir Information Centre. Watch movie on lion at Gir Information Centre in the evening. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 11 : Sasan Gir - Junagadh (Approx. 65kms/1.5hrs)
Enjoy morning Jeep Safari - at own cost(Total 3 shifts per day morning 6 am, 9am & afternoon 3pm) in the Gir forests. Look for the two big cats and get the pleasure of watching other wildlife. Later proceed to Junagadh. Visit Uperkot Fort, Ashok Rock Edict, MahabatMakabara and Junagadh Museum. Also, recognize thehighest hill of Gujarat "Girnar", Older than Himalayas, Girnar, the mountain and its range are considered sacred and it is an important pilgrimage site for both Jains and Hindus. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 12 : Junagadh - Palitana - Bhavnagar (Approx. 220kms/5hrs)
Today morning after breakfast check out from the hotel & proceed to Palitana. The Palitana temples of Jainism are located on Shatrunjaya by the city of Palitana in Bhavnagar districtGujarat India. The city of the same name, known previously as Padliptapur, has been nicknamed "City of Temples". Shatrunjaya means a "Place of victory against inner enemies" or "which conquers inner enemies". Visit the main temple is reached by stepping up approx 3500 steps. It is said that 23 Tirthankaras (a human being who helps in achieving liberation and enlightenment). In the evening, visit Jain Museum and Handicraft Market of Palitana town. Later proceed to Bhavnagar. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 13 : Bhavnagar - Velavadar National Park - Lothal - Ahmedabad (Approx. 210km/4.5hrs)
Today, Proceed to Ahmedabad via Velavadar & Lothal. The Velavadar National Park at Velavadar, also known as Blackbuck National Park, is situated in the Bhavnagar District of Gujarat state. Flat land, dry grasses & Herds of Antelope and blackbuck, wolf, lesser florican has been sustained here. Migratory birds arrive like three species of harriers, lesser florican, eagles, waders and other water birds. Later depart to Lothal, literally "Mound of the Dead", It is the Harappan culture in India, allows the most insight into the story of the Indus Valley Civilization, its exuberant flight, and its tragic decay & alsoRoam the ruins. With the help of the local museum here, allow yourself to be trans- ported to an era 4,500 years ago,the artisans and crafts below, and the bustling dockyard that once reached out to the rest of the world. Later proceed to Ahmedabad. At evening drop at Airport/Railway station, return Home with Happy Memories of Gujarat "Khushboo Gujarat Ki".
|• 12 Nights accommodation in above mentioned Hotel / Similar.|
|• Daily Buffet Meals (Veg Only) as per the meal plan.|
|• 13 Days Private AC Vehicle (INDIGO/INNOVA) on disposal from “Ahmedabad to Ahmedabad” for Sightseeing & Transfers as per the itinerary.|
|• Toll Tax, Parking, Driver Allowance, Night Charges, Permits etc.|
|• All Govt. Taxes.|
|• Railway Ticket / Airway Tickets.|
|• Jngle Safari @ Sasan Gir & Velavadar National Park|
|• Forest Entry Charges @ Little Rann of Kutch.|
|• Meals not mentioned in the itinerary|
|• Entry fees to monuments and other places which are included in itinerary.|
|• Anything not mentioned in the package includes.|
|• Porter age at hotels and airports, tips, insurance, laundry, liquors, wine.|
|• All items of personal nature.|
|• Any cost arising due to natural calamities like landslides, roadblocks, etc.|
|• Any increase in taxes or fuel leading to an increase in surface transportation.|
|• Above given is just a quote, we do not hold any services.|
|• For package quote hotels room category will be in base category only unless specified.|
|• Written cancellation will accept on all working days, except Sunday, any cancellation sent on Sunday’s will be considered on next working day (Monday).|
|• Child above 12 years will be considered as adult only.|
|• Payment terms : 50% payment for confirmation & balance 50% payment before 20 days prior to the departure date, if service falling within 20 days then 100% advance payment at the time of confirmation.|
|• T-permit vehicle terms & conditions applicable state wise.|
|• Air conditions & loud music in vehicle will not be permitted during travel in hilly regions.|
|• Hotels rooms confirmation is subject to availability.|
|• If above quote hotels not available then similar hotels options will be offered.|
|• Hotel check inn & check out policy will be applicable, rooms will not be allotted before check inn timings of hotel.|
|• To confirm the above package written confirmation is required by email / text message.|
|• In case of unforeseen contingencies such as landslides, road blockage, political disturbances (strikes), etc. Company management will not be responsible & will try to help guest as much as possible.|
|• At the time of check inn original id card (eg. Aadhar, passport, driving licence, election card) required to show at hotel / airport – photocopy or true copy will not be considered.|
|• 45 days prior to arrival: 10% of the tour / service cost.|
|• 15 days prior to arrival: 25% of the tour / service cost.|
|• 07 days prior to arrival: 50% of the tour / service cost.|
|• 48 hours prior to arrival or no show: no refund.|
|• At Akshardham Temple Darshan Click Here http://www.akshardham.com/gujarat/brochure/pdf/folder-eng.pdf|
|• Pradarshani at Akshar Hall, Grand Laser Show at Akshardham Per Person Approx. Charges Rs. 200/-|
|• For Calico Museum Visit Booking, Will Always Be in Advance Booking, Spot Tickets/ Bookings Not Available/td>|
|• At Dwarka Temple Darshan Click Here http://www.pndwarka.com/holy-darshan/|
|• Little Rann of Kutch: Forest Entry Charges to Be Paid by The Guest (Charges for Indians INR 200/- & Foreigners INR 2500/-), Which Is Not Included in This Package.|
|• Little Rann of Kutch: Forest Safari Not Available From 16th Jun to 15th Oct Of Every Year.|
|• Little Rann of Kutch: Only 2 Shifts Per Day for Jeep Safari, Timings: - Morning 7 Am & After Noon 3.30 Pm Only (Safari Will be upto 2 Hrs).|
|• Bhuj:Aina Mahal, Parah Mahal, Kutch Museum & BhartiyaSanskrutiDarshan - Visiting Time 9.00 Am To 12.00 Pm & 2.30 Pm To 6.00 Pm. (Per Person Approx. Entry Fee For Indian TouristRs. 25/- Per Place & For Foreign Tourist Rs. 120/- Per Place)|
|• Great Rann of Kutch: cannot be visit from 1st April to 14th Oct.|
|• Great Rann of Kutch: Permit/Entry Charges Per Person Rs. 100/- (Approx.), Which Is Not Included in This Package.|
|• All Safari Permission (Gir Jungle Trail), Are Now 100% To Be Booked Online,For Sasan Gir National Park Safari Permit Booking Click Here http://www.girlion.in/|
|• Gir National Park Safari Is Not Operational From 16th Jun to 15th Oct of Every Year|
|• Per Permit/Jeep – 6 Pax (Including 1 Child – 3 To 12 Years) Maximum Allowed|
|• Jungle Safari Online Permit Charges For Indian Tourist Rs. 1000/- & For Foreign Tourist Rs. 6000/-Tentative, Which Is Not Included in This Package.|
|• Jeep Charges Approx. 2000/-, Guide Charges Approx. 300/- & For Each Camera ChargesFor Indian Approx. 200/-& For Foreign Tourist Rs. 1,200/- To Be Paid bythe Guest at the Reservation Office Only|
|• Devaliya Park Safari Open Throughout the Year & Entry Fees Per Person Approx. Charges Rs. 200/-, (Wed Close), Which Is Not Included in This Package.|
|• Somnath Aarti timings: 7 Am, 12 Noon, 7 Pm|
|• Jeep Safari at Velavadar Park Tentative Charges = Jeep Charges - Rs. 3000/- & Other Charges for Indian = Entrance Fees Per Adult Rs.50/-, Jeep/Car Entrance Rs. 500/-, Guide Rs. 300/- & Per Camera Rs. 200/-Tentative. Tentative Charges for Foreign Tourist = Entrance Fees Per Adult 6 US$, Jeep/Car Entrance = 50 US$, Guide 10 US$, & Per Camera 20 US$), Which Is Not Included in This Package.|
|• Once Booking Is Vouchered Than There Shall Be No Refund & No Amendments On Tour.|
|• Due to Traffic/Narrow Street, Vehicle May Not Take You at The Places in City/Market Area, Etc.|
|• Last Day Sightseeing as Per the Guest Convenience & All Sightseeing Subject to Availability.|
|• Entry Fees & Camera Charges to The Monuments Places Are Not Included.|
|• Entry Fees Charges for Foreigner Would Be Different Form the Indian.|
|• Driver Will Be Acquainted with The Hindi And Gujarati Language Only.|
|• Tour Guide Is Not Included in This Package. (English Speaking Guide Charges = INR 3000/- Per Day)|