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Welcome to Heritage Explorer, your trusted travel agency. Embark on a captivating 12-day tour of Gujarat, where ancient traditions and vibrant culture come alive. Explore the architectural marvels of Ahmedabad and Vadodara, with their magnificent palaces, museums, and rich history. Marvel at the majestic temples of Dwarka and Somnath, and discover the vibrant handicrafts of Bhuj. Immerse yourself in the rich heritage of Gujarat as you delve into its fascinating history and cultural wonders. Visit the historical city of Junagadh, known for its ancient forts, palaces, and temples. Experience the archaeological marvels of Dholavira, an ancient Indus Valley Civilization site. From sacred cities to stunning landscapes, our expertly crafted itinerary ensures an enriching and unforgettable journey through the captivating destinations of Gujarat.

 

 

 

Short Itinerary

Day 1) Arrive Ahmedabad - Dholavira
Day 2) Dholavira Sightseeing - Bhuj
Day 3) Bhuj - Kaludungar - Dhordo (White Rann) - Bhuj
Day 4) Bhuj Sightseeing - Mandvi - Bhuj
Day 5) Bhuj - Jamnagar
Day 6) Jamnagar - Dwarka Sightseeing
Day 7) Dwarka - Porbandar Sightseeing - Somnath Sightseeing
Day 8) Somnath - Sasan Gir - Junagadh Sightseeing
Day 9) Junagadh - Vadodara
Day 10) Vadodara Sightseeing - Statue of Unity Sightseeing (Kevadia)
Day 11) Kevadia - Ahmedabad Sightseeing
Day 12) Ahmedabad - Departure
 

Day 1) Arrive Ahmedabad - Dholavira

Arrive at Ahmedabad and proceed to the ancient city of Dholavira - Archaeological site at Kachchh District, in the state of Gujarat, which dates from the 3rd to mid-2nd millennium BCE. On arrival check in and explore the Rann. Enjoy sunset at the Rann. Overnight stay at Dholavira.

Meals - (Lunch; Dinner)

Day 2) Dholavira Sightseeing - Bhuj

Drive to the site of the Dholavira Harappan Site - this site contains remains of the Indus valley civilization. The site is considered to be the second largest Harappan site in India and fifth largest in the Indian sub-continent.. After visit proceed to Wood Fossil Park - This park, which has been built by the Forest Department, has fossils of 16 million years old tree trunk, which is visited by tourists from all over India to see and store this historical heritage in their memories. After visit proceed to Bhuj - the capital of the Kutch region, ensconced in the state of Gujarat, is like a continuous cultural fiesta. A launchpad to admire the mesmerising beauty of the Great Rann of Kutch. Evening free time. Overnight stay at Bhuj.

Meals - (Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner)

Day 3) Bhuj - Kaludungar - Dhordo (White Rann) - Bhuj

Today proceed to visit Kala Dungar - There is nothing magical or magnetic beneath the slopes of Kutch’s Kala Dungar that pushes vehicles hurtling down at unusual speeds. After enjoying the view from Kala Dungar, we head o to Dhordo to be a part of the Rann of Kutch and witness mesmerising sunset. Retun to Bhuj. Overnight at Bhuj.

Meals - (Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner)

Day 4) Bhuj Sightseeing - Mandvi - Bhuj

After breakfast visit Aina Mahal - built during the reign of Rao Lakhpatji of the Jadeja Rajput dynasty, in the 18th century. Also called the Hall of Mirrors, the palace is a flamboyant structure that is lined with mirrors and pieces of glass. Kutch Museum - the oldest of its kind in Gujarat, which was built to exhibit the wedding gifts of the king. Built in the typical Gothic style of architecture. After visit proceed to Mandvi - One of the principal ports of Kutch and Gujarat, Mandvi is a treasure trove of trade and sea voyage secrets. Situated about 58 km from Bhuj, it was established as a port town by the king of Kutch in 1574. Visit Vijay Vilas Palace is an impressive 450-acre palace estate at Mandvi where the Maharaos of Kutch spent summer in the 1940s. Evening visit Mandvi Beach - a golden-brown sprawl of sand along the southern tip of Kutch district in Gujarat. Return to Bhuj. Overnight stay at Bhuj.

Meals - (Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner)

Day 5) Bhuj - Jamnagar

Today leave for Jamnagar - a jewel on the coast of the Gulf of Kutch. On arrival check in at hotel. Overnight stay at Jamnagar.

Meals - (Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner)

Day 6) Jamnagar - Dwarka Sightseeing

Check out from hotel and proceed to Dwarka - Located at the western tip of the Saurashtra peninsula, Dwarka has great importance both as one of the four principal holy places (char dham), as well as one of the seven holy towns (sapta puris) to visit. On arrival visit Dwarkadheesh Temple - The main temple at Dwarka, which is also known as Jagat Mandir or the universal shrine. Originally believed to be built by Vajranabh, the great grandson of Lord Krishna, more than 2500 years ago, it is a glorious structure seeming to rise from the waters of the Arabian Sea. Later leave for Bet Dwarka - A small island off the coast of Dwarka and accessed via Okha is home to the namesake temple, and supposedly the residence of Lord Krishna when he arrived here. Enroute visit Nageshwar Mahadev Temple - Located on the route between Dwarka city and Bet Dwarka Island, the Nageshwar Shiva Temple is an important Lord Shiva Temple. A 25 m tall statue of a sitting Lord Shiva and a large garden with a pond are major attractions of this serene place. Return back to Dwarka. Overnight stay at Dwarka.

Meals - (Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner)

Day 7) Dwarka - Porbandar Sightseeing - Somnath Sightseeing

Today leave for Porbandar - a coastal city in the state of Gujarat. On arrival visit Sudama Temple - only temple in the country dedicated to Sudama, the childhood friend of Lord Krishna. After visit, leave for Somnath. On arrival visit Somnath Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, the Somnath Temple is one of the most important spiritual sites of the country. It also the first amoung the 12 jyotirlingas. Witness the Light and Sound Show (Subject to Operation). Overnight stay at Somnath.

Meals - (Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner)

Day 8) Somnath - Sasan Gir - Junagadh Sightseeing

Check out from hotel and proceed to Sasan Gir - one of India’s oldest sanctuaries and is synonymous with the majestic Asiatic Lion. The only habitat in India for these amazing creatures. On arrival take a Canter/Bus Safari at Devaliya Park (Gir Interpretation Zone) (Subject to availability). Later proceed to Junagadh - the soul of Saurashtra, This fortified city is situated at the foot of Mt Girnar. After lunch proceed to Mount Girnar by Ropeway - Up to Ambaji Temple (Subject to Operation). Evening return back Junagadh. Overnight stay at Junagadh.

Meals - (Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner)

Day 9) Junagadh - Vadodara

After breakfast leave for Vadodara - Gujarat's third largest city, is situated on the banks of the river Vishwamistri and is famous as the cultural capital of Gujarat. On arrival check in at hotel. Overnight stay at Vadodara.

Meals - (Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner)

Day 10) Vadodara Sightseeing - Statue of Unity Sightseeing (Kevadia)

Today visit Laxmivilas Palace - the magnificent residence of the royal family of Baroda was built by Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III in 1890. After visit, proceed to Kevadia - which hosts The Statue of Unity - The 182-metre (600 feet approx.) statue is dedicated to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the architect of independent India. The colossal monument towers over River Narmada, a tribute to India ‘from the people of Gujarat’ to the leader who placed people’s welfare first. Visit the Statue of Unity. Over night stay at Kevadia or around.

Meals - (Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner)

Day 11) Kevadia - Ahmedabad Sightseeing

Today we can visit various tourist attractions around Statue of Unity like Valley of Flowers – spread across 24 acres of land and is a haven for colourful flowering plants along the bank of river Narmada and Butterfly Garden – to explore different species of butterflies. Jungle Safari – to spot animals, reptiles and birds. After visit proceed to Ahmedabad on arrival visit Akshardham Temple - Built with 6,000 tonne of pink sandstone from Rajasthan, without any use of steel, the Akshardham Temple stands proudly over a 23-acre area in Gandhinagar. Evening witness Laser Show subject to availability. Overnight stay at Ahmedabad.

Meals - (Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner)

Day 12) Ahmedabad - Departure

After breakfast check out from hotel and drop at Airport / Railway Station. Tour ends with sweet and pleasant memories of the trip with Heritage Explorer.

Meals - (Breakfast)

Inclusions:

• 11 Nights Accommodation as per the tour itinerary.
• Transfers & Sightseeing by AC Vehicle* as per the tour plan and group size.
• Meals - as mentioned in the Itinerary.
• All entry fees for all sightseeing places mentioned in the itinerary.
• Professional guides where ever required.
• 01 bottle of packaged drinking water per person per day.
• Evening Tea / Coffee.
• Exploration of many sightseeing locations.
• Tour Manager.

Exclusions:

• GST 5% applicable extra.
• Things not mentioned in Inclusions.
• Any cost of Flight/Train Fare/Bus/Transfers which are not mentioned in Inclusions.
• Any cost of horse back, Pony, Doli, Helicopter (unless specifically mentioned), chopper etc.
• Any extra cost incurred on behalf of an individual due to illness, accident, hospitalization, or any personal emergency.
• Any extra expenses incurred due to any unforeseen circumstances, force majeure instances, natural calamities, political disturbances, strikes, change in route, additional stay etc.
• Any extra cost incurred due to delay in Flights/Rail/Bus/etc.
• Any charges for extra ride, porter charges, laundry, telephone charges, shopping, wines & alcoholic beverages, items of personal nature.
• Cost of any special attire required to visit any particular sightseeing such as Gum Boots, Snow Dress, Skiing Dress, etc.
• Cost of Insurance.
• Any services or activity charges other than those included in the tour itinerary.
• Any kind of food and beverages that are not mentioned in the inclusions like Alcohol, Mineral Water, Meals, Refreshments unless specifically mentioned in Inclusions.
• Any personal expenses like tip to drivers, entry tickets, photography/videography charges and any kind of activities on the trip.
• Any costing arising due to natural calamities like landslides, roadblocks etc. (to be borne by the customer on the spot).

Stay Details:

* Dholavira - 1 Night
* Bhuj - 3 Nights
* Jamnagar - 1 Night
* Dwarka - 1 Night
* Somnath - 1 Night
* Junagadh - 1 Night
* Vadodara - 1 Night
* Kedavia/Around - 1 Night
* Ahmedabad - 1 Night

Requirements:

Valid Photo ID Proof :- Adhaar Card / Passport / Voter ID

Pick Up & Dropping:

Pick Up :- Ahmedabad Airport @ 10:00 AM Morning.
Dropping :- Ahmedabad Airport/Railway Station

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 47,900
Extra Adult ₹ 45,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 44,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 41,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 7185
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 64,665
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 3,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 43,900
Extra Adult ₹ 41,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 40,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 37,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 6585
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 59,265
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 3,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 47,900
Extra Adult ₹ 45,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 44,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 41,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 7185
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 64,665
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 3,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 47,900
Extra Adult ₹ 45,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 44,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 41,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 7185
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 64,665
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 3,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 48,900
Extra Adult ₹ 46,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 45,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 42,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 7335
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 66,015
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 3,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 49,900
Extra Adult ₹ 47,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 46,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 43,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 7485
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 67,365
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 3,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 51,900
Extra Adult ₹ 49,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 48,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 45,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 7785
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 70,065
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 3,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 51,900
Extra Adult ₹ 49,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 48,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 45,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 7785
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 70,065
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 3,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 47,900
Extra Adult ₹ 45,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 44,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 41,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 7185
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 64,665
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 3,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 48,900
Extra Adult ₹ 46,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 45,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 42,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 7335
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 66,015
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 3,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 51,900
Extra Adult ₹ 49,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 48,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 45,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 7785
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 70,065
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 3,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 51,900
Extra Adult ₹ 49,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 48,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 45,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 7785
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 70,065
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 3,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 43,900
Extra Adult ₹ 41,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 40,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 37,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 6585
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 59,265
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 3,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 43,900
Extra Adult ₹ 41,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 40,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 37,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 6585
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 59,265
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 3,000

Adult on Double Sharing ₹ 43,900
Extra Adult ₹ 41,500
Child with Mattress (8-11 Years) ₹ 40,500
Child without Mattress (5-8 Years) ₹ 37,900
Child (2-4 Years) ₹ 6585
Adult on Single Sharing ₹ 59,265
Child (Below 2 Years) ₹ 3,000