Sacred Junagarh: Pilgrimage & History Tour From Rajkot
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Product Code : AGORA469
Embark on a sacred journey to Junagarh from Rajkot, exploring the rich history and religious significance of this ancient city in Gujarat. Visit the Uparkot Fort, known for its stunning architecture and temples. Marvel at the Mahabat Maqbara, a palace-mausoleum showcasing unique Islamic and Gothic styles. Explore Girnar Hill, a revered pilgrimage site with ancient temples. Lastly, visit the Durbar Hall Museum to learn about the cultural heritage of Junagarh. Immerse yourself in the spiritual and historical essence of this enchanting city on this pilgrimage and history tour.
8:30 AM - Pick up from your hotel in Rajkot and start your journey towards Junagadh. The drive will take approximately 2 hours, during which you can enjoy the beautiful countryside of Gujarat and soak in the scenic views.
10:30 AM - Arrive in Junagadh and begin your tour by visiting the Uparkot Fort. This ancient fort is a significant historical monument in Gujarat, known for its stunning architecture and intricate carvings. You can explore the fort's ancient walls, gateways, and temples, and learn about its rich history with the help of your guide.
12:00 PM - Next, head to Mahabat Maqbara, a beautiful palace-mausoleum known for its unique Islamic and Gothic architecture. Admire the intricate carvings and artwork on the walls and learn about the historical significance of this grand palace.
1:30 PM - Enjoy a delicious lunch at one of the local restaurants in Junagadh, where you can savor the flavors of Gujarat's cuisine.
2:30 PM - After lunch, proceed to Girnar Hill, one of the most important pilgrimage sites in Gujarat. Explore the ancient temples on the hill, including the Neminath Temple and the Amba Mata Temple, and learn about their religious and historical significance from your guide. You can also enjoy the panoramic views of the surrounding area from the top of the hill.
4:30 PM - Visit the Durbar Hall Museum, which houses a large collection of artifacts and antiques from the region's rich history. Learn about the cultural and historical significance of Junagadh and its surrounding areas through the exhibits on display.
5:30 PM - Depart from Junagadh and head back to Rajkot, where your day tour comes to an end.
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.