Divine Jain Trail: Private Day Tour to Ankleshwar from Surat
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Product Code : AGORA476
Embark on a spiritual journey with our "Divine Jain Trail" day tour from Surat to Ankleshwar. Discover the revered Shri Ankleshwar Tirth, home to four intricate Digambar Jain temples, each dedicated to different Jain deities. Explore the Mahavir Swami Mandir, Adinath Mandir, and Neminath Mandir, marveling at their stunning architecture and artwork. Enjoy a delicious Gujarati lunch, and have free time to explore the local area or nearby attractions. This spiritual excursion offers a unique glimpse into Jain heritage and culture, leaving you with cherished memories.
8:00 AM - Pick up from your hotel in Surat: Your day begins with a comfortable pick-up from your hotel in Surat by your driver, and you're all set for an exciting excursion to Ankleshwar. The city is around 65 kilometers away, and the drive is expected to take approximately 1.5 hours, depending on traffic conditions.
9:30 AM - Arrival in Ankleshwar: Upon your arrival in Ankleshwar, your first stop is the renowned Shri Ankleshwar Tirth. This Tirth encompasses four magnificent Digambar Jain temples, each devoted to a distinct Jain deity. Known for their intricate architectural details and exquisite sculptures, these temples are esteemed as important Jain pilgrimage sites in the region.
10:00 AM - Explore Shri Ankleshwar Tirth and its four Digambar Jain temples: Your guided visit to Shri Ankleshwar Tirth takes you through each of the four Jain temples, with Chintamani Parsvanath temple being the most popular. You'll delve into the history and significance of these temples, and marvel at the intricate carvings and sculptures adorning their walls and ceilings.
11:30 AM - Visit the Mahavir Swami Mandir, Adinath Mandir, and Neminath Mandir: Your exploration continues as you visit the Mahavir Swami Mandir, Adinath Mandir, and Neminath Mandir. These Jain temples in Ankleshwar are dedicated to different Jain deities and are characterized by stunning architecture and intricate artwork.
1:00 PM - Lunch Break at a Local Restaurant: After a fulfilling morning of exploration, enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant, savoring the flavors of the region.
2:00 PM - Explore the Local Area or Visit Nearby Attractions: Following your lunch, you have free time to explore the local area or visit nearby attractions, as per your interests. Your guide can recommend options like visiting the Raskunda area, where the idols of Sheetalnath, Parsvanath, and Nandi were discovered, or exploring local markets and shops.
4:00 PM - Depart Ankleshwar and Begin Return Journey to Surat: After your free time and exploration, you'll commence your return journey to Surat. Anticipate arriving back in Surat around 5:30 PM, where your guide will ensure your safe and comfortable drop-off at your hotel.
5:30 PM - Arrival Back at Your Hotel in Surat: With the tour concluding, you'll be dropped off at your hotel in Surat, marking the end of your full-day excursion to Ankleshwar.
Private AC car/van for pick up and drop off from/to your hotel.
English speaking local guide, if option selected.
Entrance fees to monuments, if option selected.
Lunch, if option selected.
Bottled water in the car.
Camera charges at monuments.
Gratuities and optional activities.
Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.