Historic Ahmedabad Tour
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Product Code : AGORA128
Step back in time and immerse yourself in the historical tapestry of Ahmedabad. This tour takes you on a cultural odyssey, from the intricate Hatheesing Jain Temple and the magnificent Bhadra Fort to the contemplative Sabarmati Ashram. Discover the enigma of the Shaking Minarets, explore the spiritual allure of the Shree Swaminarayan Mandir Kalupur, and appreciate the artistry of kites at the Kite Museum. Dive into the rich history and architectural wonders of this vibrant city on the Historic Ahmedabad Tour.
Day 1: Ahmedabad
As you arrive at Ahmedabad airport, our office executive will be there to offer a warm welcome and assist you in your hotel transfer. While the standard check-in time is 12:00 PM, early check-in may be possible if your room is ready. The remainder of the day is yours to enjoy at your own pace, whether it's relaxation or exploration. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Ahmedabad
After a hearty breakfast at your hotel, your Ahmedabad exploration begins with a city tour. Your first stop is the Hatheesing Jain Temple, an architectural marvel established in 1850 by the affluent Jain merchant Seth Hatheesing. This temple is dedicated to the 15th Jain Tirthankar, Dharamnath, and is adorned with intricate carvings and designs.
Next, you'll visit the Bhadra Fort, an exquisite monument celebrated for its intricate carvings, pattern work, and exquisite frescoes. Nestled amidst lush greenery, this sprawling 44-acre fort derived its name from the Bhadrakali Temple it houses.
Your journey continues with a visit to the Sabarmati Ashram, once the abode of Mahatma Gandhi, located on the tranquil banks of the Sabarmati River. The ashram's museum is a captivating highlight, showcasing personal letters and photographs of the Mahatma.
You'll then explore the enigmatic Shaking Minarets, an architectural marvel that baffles the world. These minarets vibrate when one of them is shaken, and their unique design has remained a mystery.
Visit the Shree Swaminarayan Mandir Kalupur, the first temple of the Swaminarayan Sampraday, a Hindu sect. Here, you'll discover the temple's history and significance.
Lastly, delve into the world of kites at the Kite Museum, located within Sanskar Kendra. The museum boasts a diverse collection of around 125 intricately crafted kites, including mirror-embroidered kites, block-print kites, and Japanese kites like Rokuku. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Ahmedabad
Enjoy a leisurely morning at your hotel or explore the local area. According to your flight schedule, you will be transferred to the airport for your onward journey. The hotel's checkout time is 11:00 AM.
- Assistance on arrival at airport.
- 2 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 2 nights accommodation
Ahmedabad x 2 night
3* - WelcomHeritage Mani Mansion/ Parker Lords Eco Inn
4* - Ramada Hotel/ Lemon Tree Premier
5* - Hyatt Regency/ 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.