Surat to Statue of Unity: A Day of Marvels and Legacy
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Product Code : AGORA467
Surat to Statue of Unity: A Day of Marvels and Legacy Day Tour is a captivating excursion that takes you from the bustling city of Surat to the serene and picturesque landscape near the iconic Statue of Unity. Marvel at the world's tallest statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, explore the Sardar Sarovar Dam, and be enchanted by the Valley of Flowers. Immerse yourself in nature's beauty as you witness the stunning gardens, lush greenery, and breathtaking views. This tour promises a perfect blend of culture, history, and natural wonders, making it an unforgettable experience for travelers seeking a unique and enriching adventure.
8:00 AM - Pick up from your hotel in Surat: Your knowledgeable tour guide and experienced driver will pick you up from your hotel in Surat in a comfortable vehicle to start your exciting day trip to the Statue of Unity.
10:00 AM - Arrival at the Statue of Unity: After a scenic drive of approximately 3.5 hours, you will arrive at the Statue of Unity, located near the town of Kevadia in Gujarat. This iconic statue is dedicated to Vallabhbhai Patel, who played a crucial role in India's struggle for independence and served as the first Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Home Affairs of India.
10:30 AM - Explore the Statue of Unity: Spend time exploring the awe-inspiring Statue of Unity and its surrounding area. Visit the museum and exhibition hall, which showcase Vallabhbhai Patel's life, achievements, and contributions to the nation. Marvel at the sheer size and grandeur of the statue, which stands tall at 182 meters (597 feet) and offers panoramic views of the beautiful Narmada River and the Sardar Sarovar Dam from its observation deck. Admire the intricate detailing and craftsmanship of the statue, which is a true engineering marvel.
12:00 PM - Lunch at local restaurant: After immersing yourself in the history and significance of the Statue of Unity, indulge in a delicious lunch at a local restaurant near the statue. You can savor regional cuisine, including Gujarati delicacies, and enjoy a leisurely meal.
1:00 PM - Visit the Sardar Sarovar Dam: After lunch, you can visit the Sardar Sarovar Dam, which is one of the largest dams in the world and a major source of water and electricity for the region. Learn about the engineering feat and the impact of the dam on the local ecosystem and communities. You can also enjoy panoramic views of the dam and its surrounding landscape.
2:00 PM - Visit the Valley of Flowers: Next, you can explore the beautiful Valley of Flowers, a meticulously landscaped garden spread over a vast area near the Statue of Unity. The garden features a stunning display of colorful flowers, well-manicured lawns, fountains, and artistic sculptures, providing a serene and picturesque ambiance. Take a leisurely stroll through the garden, capture memorable photos, and appreciate the scenic beauty of the surroundings.
3:00 PM - Departure from the Statue of Unity: After a fulfilling day of exploring the Statue of Unity and its attractions, you will start your journey back to Surat, bidding farewell to this iconic landmark.
6:30 PM - Drop off at your hotel in Surat: You will be safely dropped off at your hotel in Surat, marking the end of your private day tour to the Statue of Unity. Take back cherished memories of this incredible monument and the rich history and culture of Gujarat.
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.