Sacred Junagarh: Pilgrimage & History Tour From Rajkot
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Product Code : AGORA469
Embark on the "Sacred Junagarh: Pilgrimage & History Tour from Rajkot" and delve into the rich cultural tapestry of Gujarat. This day tour commences with a scenic drive through picturesque landscapes to Junagadh. Explore the ancient Uparkot Fort, adorned with intricate carvings and steeped in history. Visit the stunning Mahabat Maqbara, a palace-mausoleum boasting unique Islamic and Gothic architecture. Delight in the flavors of local cuisine during a delicious lunch. Explore the revered Girnar Hill, home to ancient temples and panoramic vistas. Conclude your journey at the Durbar Hall Museum, where you'll discover the cultural and historical treasures of Junagadh
8:30 AM - Your day begins with a pickup from your hotel in Rajkot, and you'll set off on an approximately 2-hour journey to Junagadh. As you travel, take in the picturesque Gujarat countryside and enjoy the scenic views along the way.
10:30 AM - Upon your arrival in Junagadh, your exploration begins with a visit to the Uparkot Fort. This ancient fort is a significant historical monument in Gujarat, celebrated for its remarkable architecture and intricate carvings. Explore the fort's ancient walls, gateways, and temples while your guide provides insights into its rich history.
12:00 PM - Your next stop is the Mahabat Maqbara, a magnificent palace-mausoleum renowned for its unique blend of Islamic and Gothic architectural styles. Marvel at the intricate carvings and artwork adorning the palace walls and discover the historical significance of this grand structure.
1:30 PM - It's time for a delightful lunch at one of the local restaurants in Junagadh. Relish the flavors of authentic Gujarat cuisine and savor a delicious meal.
2:30 PM - After lunch, head to Girnar Hill, one of Gujarat's most important pilgrimage sites. Explore the ancient temples on the hill, including the Neminath Temple and the Amba Mata Temple. Your guide will enlighten you about their religious and historical importance. Enjoy panoramic views of the surrounding area from the hill's summit.
4:30 PM - Your next destination is the Durbar Hall Museum, which houses an extensive collection of artifacts and antiques, providing insights into the rich history and culture of Junagadh and its surroundings.
5:30 PM - As your day in Junagadh comes to an end, you'll depart and make your way back to Rajkot, where you'll be dropped off, concluding your enriching day tour.
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.