Glimpse Of Gujarat Tour
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Product Code : AGORA545
Embark on a private "Glimpse of Gujarat Tour" and explore the vibrant cities of Gujarat. Experience the rich culture and heritage as you visit iconic cities like Vadodara, Kevadia, Bhavnagar, Junagadh, Rajkot, and Ahmedabad. Discover architectural marvels such as the Statue of Unity and Champaner-Pavagadh UNESCO World Heritage Site. Immerse yourself in the historical charm of these cities and witness the diverse beauty of Gujarat on this unforgettable journey.
Day 1: Surat or Vadodara (165kms)/ Vadodara - Kevadia (100kms)
Upon your arrival at Surat or Vadodara airport/hotel, you will be picked up and driven to Kevadia. After reaching Kevadia, check in at your hotel and take some time to relax. Later, you can embark on a sightseeing tour, exploring the mesmerizing Sardar Sarovar Dam and the beautiful Valley of Flowers. Don't miss the opportunity to visit the iconic Statue of Unity, the world's tallest statue, and marvel at its grandeur. Enjoy the scenic surroundings and immerse yourself in the beauty of the area.
Day 2: Kevadia - Vadodara (150kms)
Start your day by visiting the iconic Statue of Unity, a magnificent tribute to India's first Deputy Prime Minister, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. From there, you will drive back to Vadodara and explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Champaner-Pavagadh. Discover the ancient ruins, forts, mosques, and stepwells that reflect the rich history of the region. Check in at your hotel in Vadodara.
Day 3: Vadodara - Bhavnagar (200kms)
Embark on a city tour of Vadodara, where you will visit the famous attractions such as Laxmi Vilas Palace, Maharaja Fateh Singh Museum, Sayaji Baug, and the beautiful Kirti Mandir. Afterward, drive to Bhavnagar and on the way, make a stop at the Harappa Port-Town at Lothal, an archaeological site that showcases the Indus Valley Civilization. Explore the remnants of the ancient port and gain insights into the ancient trading culture.
Day 4: Bhavnagar - Junagadh (215kms)
Drive to Junagadh, a city known for its historical and cultural significance. En route, you have the option to embark on an exhilarating trekking experience to the Palitana Temples, a cluster of Jain temples atop the Shatrunjaya Hills. The climb consists of 3,950 steps spread over 3.5 kilometers and offers breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape. Continue your drive to Junagadh and check in at your hotel.
Day 5: Junagadh - Rajkot (100kms)
Explore the attractions of Junagadh, starting with a visit to the magnificent Mohabbat Maqbara, a stunning mausoleum showcasing a blend of Indo-Islamic architectural styles. Next, head to Girnar Hill, a sacred place for both Hindus and Jains, known for its temples and a challenging pilgrimage climb. Visit the ancient Uperkot Fort, which holds historical significance. Later, drive to Rajkot and en route, visit Gondal, a former princely state ruled by the Jadeja Rajput clan. Explore the magnificent Navlakha Palace, an architectural gem situated on the riverbank. Check in at your hotel in Rajkot.
Day 6: Rajkot - Ahmedabad (215kms)
Embark on a city tour of Rajkot and explore its notable attractions, including the historic Jubilee Garden, Watson Museum, Kaba Gandhi No Delo (Mahatma Gandhi's childhood home), and the Swaminarayan Temple. Later, drive to Ahmedabad, the cultural and historical capital of Gujarat. Check in at your hotel and unwind.
Day 7: Ahmedabad
Discover the highlights of Ahmedabad during a full-day city tour. Visit the iconic Sabarmati Ashram, which served as Mahatma Gandhi's residence during the freedom struggle. Explore the intricate carvings of the Sidi Saiyyed Mosque and admire the architectural grandeur of Jama Masjid. Visit the Adalaj Stepwell, an exquisite example of Indo-Islamic architecture. Explore the vibrant Manek Chowk market and indulge in some local delicacies. End the day by visiting the stunning Kankaria Lake and enjoying a relaxing boat ride.
Day 8: Ahmedabad - Departure
On the final day, as per your flight schedule, you will have some free time to explore Ahmedabad at your own pace or do some last-minute shopping for souvenirs. Later, you will be transferred to the airport for your onward journey. (Standard hotel check-out time is 11 AM).
- Assistance on arrival at airport.
- 7 Nights' accommodation in selected price category hotels.
- Daily breakfast at hotels.
- Private AC car/van for airport transfers, sightseeing, and excursions as per the program.
- English speaking tour guide on sightseeing days (local guide in each city), as per program.
- Monument entrances and activities charges mentioned in the itinerary.
- Bottled drinking water in car.
- Government taxes.
Hotels used or similar for 7 nights accommodation
Kevadia x 1 night
3* - Tent City Narmada / Brg Budget Stay
4* - Statue of Unity Tent City 1 - Royal Cottages/ Ramada Encore
5* - Statue of Unity Tent City 1 - Royal Villa
Vadodara x 1 night
3* - Tansha Comfort Regency/ Suba Elite Fatehganj
4* - Royal Orchid Central/ Lemon Tree Hotel
5* - Welcomehotel Vadodra/ Vivanta Vadodara
Bhavnagar x 1 night
3* - Efcee Sarovar Portico/ The Fern Bhavnagar
4* & 5* - Nilambag Palace Hotel/ The Fern Bhavnagar
Junagarh x 1 night
3* - The Byke Suraj Club/ Click Hotel
4* & 5* - Bellevue Sarovar Portico/ Hotel Harmony - Junagadh
Rajkot x 1 nights
3* - The Fern Residency/ Marasa Sarovar Portico
4* & 5* - Fortune Park JPS Grand/ Regency Lagoon Resort
Ahmedabad x 2 night
3* - WelcomHeritage Mani Mansion/ Parker Lords Eco Inn
4* - Ramada Hotel/ Lemon Tree Premier
5* - The House of MG/ Le Meridien
- Any flight tickets.
- Camera charges at monuments if any.
- Meals other than mentioned in the inclusions.
- Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc.
- Gratuities and optional activities.
- Anything not mentioned in inclusions.