Rajkot to Gondal & Junagarh
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Product Code : AGORA473
Embark on a private day excursion to Gondal & Junagarh. Gondal the former princely state was ruled by the Jadeja Rajput clan. Visit Navlakha Palace, one of the oldest and most beautiful palaces situated on the riverbank. In Junagadh visit Mahabat Maqbara a huge 19th-century mausoleum of a local ruler, which showcases intricate Indo-Islamic architectural details. Uparkot Fort, founded around 300 BC, provides city views from its ramparts. Within the fort are the stone-cut stepwells Adi Kadi Vav and Navghan Kuwo, Buddhist caves and Darbar Hall Museum in a former palace. Private air-conditioned vehicle from picks up till drop off to your hotel, sightseeing with English-speaking guide, and entrances to monuments are well included in the package.
Pick up from your hotel for full day excursion to visit Gondal & Junagarh (110kms/ 2hrs approx one way)
Gondal the former princely state ruled by the Jadeja Rajput clan till the independence of India. Visit Navlakha Palace one of the oldest and most beautiful palaces situated on a riverbank, on a grand masonry base, rising to the monumental scale of at least 30 meters, above the riverbed.
Junagarh an ancient fortified city rich in myth and legend, Junagadh lies at the foot of the temple-studded Girnar Hill. It derives its name from the 'old fort', which circles the medieval town. The Girnar Hills that landscape Junagadh are a holy sanctuary to the Jains. The history of Mount Girnar dates back to the awesome empire of Ashoka, one of India's greatest emperors. Ashoka inscribed 14 edicts on a huge boulder en-route to Mt. Girnar peak. Junagadh's main feature is the Uperkot fort (upper fort), a somber and inaccessible fortress.
After sightseeing drive back to Rajkot and drop off to your hotel.
Transport by private AC deluxe car
Pick up and drop off to your hotel.
Services of a knowledgeable, government-licensed English-speaking tour guide.
Monument entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary.
Bottled water within the vehicle.
Camera charges at monuments.