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Glimpses of Wildlife & Footstep of Gandhi Gujarat Tour

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The Glimpses of Wildlife & Footstep of Gandhi Gujarat Tour offers a captivating blend of wildlife exploration and cultural immersion across the vibrant state of Gujarat. Beginning in Ahmedabad, the tour unfolds with visits to historical landmarks like the Sabarmati Ashram and the Adalaj Stepwell. As the journey progresses, travelers delve into the natural wonders of the Nal Sarovar Bird Sanctuary and the Little Rann of Kutch, witnessing a myriad of bird species and engaging with indigenous tribes. Spiritual sojourns await in Dwarka and Sasan Gir, home to revered temples and the majestic Asiatic lions. Along the way, the tour pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi with visits to his birthplace in Porbandar and the Kaba Gandhi No Delo in Rajkot. Concluding in Ahmedabad, travelers depart with cherished memories of wildlife encounters, spiritual discoveries, and Gandhi's enduring legacy in Gujarat.


Day 1: Ahmedabad

Upon your arrival at Ahmedabad, our dedicated team will warmly greet you and facilitate your smooth transfer to the hotel. After rejuvenating with breakfast, embark on a comprehensive sightseeing tour of Ahmedabad. Begin with a visit to the Sabarmati Ashram, the tranquil retreat that was Mahatma Gandhi's residence during India's struggle for independence. Explore the intricate designs and history of the Jama Masjid, a beautiful example of Indo-Islamic architecture. Conclude your day at the Adalaj Stepwell, an architectural marvel from the 15th century, known for its elaborate carvings and unique architecture.


Day 2: Ahmedabad - Dasada (180kms)

Rise with the sun and head to the Nal Sarovar Bird Sanctuary for an early morning bird-watching experience. This sanctuary is a haven for bird enthusiasts, home to over 250 species of migratory birds, including flamingos, pelicans, and cranes. Post this immersive experience, drive to Dasada and check into your hotel. Spend the afternoon exploring the unique landscapes of the Little Rann of Kutch, a vast salt marsh and a biosphere reserve. Engage with the Rabari and Bharwad tribes to learn about their traditions, crafts, and way of life.


Day 3: Dasada - Rajkot (165kms)

After breakfast, embark on an exhilarating safari in the Little Rann of Kutch. The sanctuary is not only home to the endangered Indian Wild Ass but also houses species like nilgai, jackals, and foxes. Later, journey to Rajkot, the 'City of Royals'. Begin your sightseeing tour with Kaba Gandhi No Delo, the residence of Mahatma Gandhi during his early years. Visit the Watson Museum to discover an impressive collection of artifacts representing the rich history of Saurashtra. Conclude your day with a visit to Rashtriya Shala, an institution promoting handloom and handicrafts.


Day 4: Rajkot - Dwarka (225kms)

Start your day exploring Rajkot's attractions, including Swaminarayan Temple and Jubilee Garden, a serene park offering a respite from city life. Afterward, journey to Dwarka, one of the sacred Char Dham pilgrimage sites and an important Hindu pilgrimage site. On arrival, check into your hotel and prepare for a spiritual journey. Visit the Dwarkadhish Temple, dedicated to Lord Krishna, and marvel at its intricate carvings and architecture. Explore other significant temples like the Rukmini Devi Temple and the serene Gomti Ghat.


Day 5: Dwarka

Dedicate the day to delving deeper into Dwarka's spiritual heritage. Begin with an early morning visit to the Dwarkadhish Temple to witness the vibrant morning aarti (prayer ceremony). Explore Bet Dwarka, an island believed to be the original residence of Lord Krishna. Visit the Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Temple, one of the 12 Jyotirlinga shrines, and the Gopi Talav, a mythical pond associated with tales of Lord Krishna. Spend the evening at Dwarka Beach, enjoying the serene sunset views.


Day 6: Dwarka - Sasan Gir National Park (290kms)

After breakfast, embark on a scenic drive to Sasan Gir National Park. En route, make a poignant stop at Porbandar, the birthplace of Mahatma Gandhi. Explore the Kirti Mandir, a memorial dedicated to Gandhi, and visit his ancestral home, now a museum. Continue your journey to Gir National Park, renowned as the last refuge of the Asiatic lions. Check into your hotel and relish a traditional dinner.


Day 7: Sasan Gir

Rise early for an adventurous day ahead. Engage in two safaris in Sasan Gir National Park, exploring its diverse habitats and searching for the majestic Asiatic lions. The park is also home to a variety of wildlife, including leopards, hyenas, and over 300 species of birds. Visit the Devalia Safari Park, an enclosed area within the national park, offering a safer environment to spot wildlife. Conclude your day with a cultural program showcasing the local folk dances and traditions.


Day 8: Sasan Gir NP - Bhavnagar (225kms)

Post breakfast, drive to Bhavnagar. En route, visit the Palitana Temples, an important pilgrimage site for Jains. Embark on a spiritual ascent by climbing the 3,950 steps of the Shatrunjaya Hills, dotted with exquisite Jain temples. Each temple is a masterpiece of architecture and showcases the rich cultural heritage of the Jains. Upon reaching Bhavnagar, check into your hotel and unwind.


Day 9: Bhavnagar - Ahmedabad (200kms)

Begin your day with a visit to the Velavadar Black Buck Sanctuary, known for its thriving population of blackbucks, wolves, and lesser florican. Enjoy a guided safari to witness these graceful creatures in their natural habitat. Post safari, drive back to Ahmedabad, marking the end of your wildlife adventure. Check back into your hotel and relax.


Day 10: Ahmedabad - Departure

After breakfast, reminisce about your memorable Gujarat journey. Bid farewell to Ahmedabad as our team escorts you to the airport for your onward journey, leaving with cherished memories of wildlife encounters, spiritual explorations, and Gandhi's footprints in Gujarat.

Assistance on arrival at airport.

9 Nights accommodation in selected price category hotels.

Daily breakfast at hotels. Any other meal (lunch/ dinner) if clearly mentioned in the itinerary).

Private air conditioned deluxe car for airport transfer, sightseeing and excursion as per program.

English speaking tour guide on sightseeing days (local guide in each city), as per program.

Monuments entrances and activities charges mentioned in the itinerary.

1-Time shared Gypsy safari in Little Rann of Kutchh with forest department naturalist.

1-Time shared Gypsy safari in Gir National Parks with forest department naturalist.

Bottled drinking water in car.

Government taxes.


Hotels used or similar for 9 nights accommodations

Ahmedabad x 1 night
3* - WelcomHeritage Mani Mansion/ Parker Lords Eco Inn
4* - Ramada Hotel/ Lemon Tree Premier 
5* - The House of MG/ Le Meridien

Little Rann of Kutch x 1 night
3*, 4* & 5* - Royal Safari Camp Bajana

Rajkot x 1 night
3* - The Fern Residency/ Marasa Sarovar Portico
4* & 5* - Fortune Park JPS Grand/ Regency Lagoon Resort

Dwarka x 2 night
3*, 4* & 5* - The Fern Sattva Resort/ Dwarkadhish Lords Eco Inn

Sasan Gir x 2 night
3* & 4*  - The Fern Gir Forest Resort/ Lion Safari Camp
5* - Woods at Sasan/ The Gateway Hotel Gir Forest

Bhavnagar x 1 night
3* - Nilambag Palace Hotel
4* & 5* - The Fern Bhavnagar

Ahmedabad x 1 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.

Meals other than mentioned in day plan.

Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc. 

Gratuities & optional activities.

Anything not mentioned in inclusions.