Gujarat Is The 7th Largest State In India, It Is One Of The Most Popular Tourist Regions In The Country, It Is Also The Birthplace Of Mahatma Gandhi And Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, Iconic Figures Of India’s Independence Movement.
Within Gujarat There Are A Wide Variety Of Historic Forts, Palaces, Mosques, Temples, And Places Of Historical Importance In India’s Struggle For Independence. Many Of This Palaces And Forts Have Been Converted Into Heritage Hotels To Keep Tourists Close To The Vibrant History Of Gujarat.
DAY 01 BANGLORE-AHMEDABAD
Ahmedabad Is The Sixth Largest City In India. It Is The Commercial Hub Of The State Of Gujarat, However, By The Earlier 15th Century, The Local Governor Zafar Khan Muzaffar The Spiritual And The Material. Nestled In The Heart Of Gujarat.
On Arrival At Ahmedabad Airport Then Check In To The Hotel And Freshens Up. Later Visit to Gandhi Ashram on His Return from South Africa, Gandhi’s First Ashram In India Was Established.In The Kochrab Area Of Ahmedabad On 25 May 1915. Later, Drive To Vaishnodevi Temple Ahmadabad Is Located On Sarkhej Gandhinagar Highway The Temple Is 50 Feet In Diameter Carved Stone Tower. Iskon Temple. This Temple, Dedicated To Lord Krishna And His Consort Radha, Night Dinner And Stay In Hotel At Ahmedabad. . (For details see attraction)
DAY 02 AHMEDABAD SIGHTSEEING
After Breakfast Visit Hutheesing Jain Temple The Temple Is Made Up Of White Marble. It Was Built In 1848 A.D By A Rich Merchant Sheth Hutheesing As A Dedication To The 15th Jain Tirthankar, Visit To Auto World Vintage Museum It Is Good Place For Car Lovers. The Museum Has A Cool Collection Of Vintage Cars. Akshardham Temple Established In The Year 1992the Akshardham Temple Was Built In The Dedication Of Lord Swaminarayan. And Stay Overnight At the Hotel.
DAY 03 AHMEDABAD – JAMNAGAR (300 KM/ 8HOUR)
Early Morning After Breakfast Start Journey To Jamnagar Is A City Located In Jamnagar District, In The Indian State Of Gujarat. The City Was Built Up Substantially By Maharaja Kumar Shri Ranjitsinhji In The 1920s, Once A Small Pearl Fishing Town, Jamnagar Would Then Become The World’s Biggest Pearl Fishery Until The Early 20th Century. It Is Also Famous As A Center Of The Traditional Technique Of Tie-Dye Fabrics, Bandhani, A Time Consuming Process That Is Believed To Have Been Used In This Area For Up To The Last 500 Years.
On Arrival To Jamnagar .Dinner And Night Stay In Hotel.
DAY 04 JAMNAGAR SIGHTSEEING
After Breakfast Visit The Pratap Vials Palace In Jamnagar Is A Remarkable Place, Which Was Built During The Reign Of His Royal Highness Jam Ranjit Singhji. To Visit Khijada Temple Is The Founding Site Of The Pranami Sect That, While Based In Hinduism, Promotes Unity Of All Religions .Lakhota Fort And Lake A Small Palace, Which Was Once Owned By The Maharaja Of Nawanagar, Is Located On An Island In The Heart Of The Lakhota Lake. Night Dinner And Stay In Hotel.At Jumnagar.
DAY 5 Jamnagar – Dwarka (130 Kms/4 Hours)
Early Morning After Breakfast Start Journey To Dwaraka. It Is One Of The Four Most Important Holy Places Of The Hindus. The Lord Krishna Also Established His Capital At Dwaraka After He Left Mathura. The Importance, Foundation, Planning And Glory Of Dwaraka As The Golden City Is Described In Various Hindu Epics Like Mahabharata.
Arrival To Dwaraka Chekin Hotel.And Fresheup. Later Visit To Dwarkadhish Temple, The ‘Lord Of Dwarka’, Also Known As The Jagat Mandir Or Temple Of The World. . Rukshamanee Mandir, Dwarka Is Dedicated To The Beloved Wife Of Lord Krishna, Devi Rukmani. Among All His 16,108 Wives, Devi Rukmani Was Lord Krishna’s Favourite. Next Visit To Nageshwara Jyotirlinga Temple Also Called The Nagnath Temple, Is Located In The Outskirts Of Dwarka, Nageshwara Is One Of 12 Jyotirlingas Mentioned In The Shiva Purana. Night Dinner And Stay In Hotel At Dwaraka.
DAY6-DWARKA – SOMNATH (230 KM/6 HRS)
After Breakfast Proceed For Somnath. Enroute, Visit Porbander, The Birth Place Of Mahatma Gandhi. The Site Of Gandhi’s Birth, Now Called Kirti Mandir, Has Been Converted Into A Small Museum About Him, With An Exhibit Of Old Photographs, Some Of His Very Few Possessions And A Nice Library Of Books Either By Him Or Relating To Gandhian Philosophy And Practice (This Place Are Open From 9am-12pm And 3pm-6pm).
Next Journey Continue To The Somnath Temple Located In The Prabhas Kshetra Near Veraval In Saurashtra, On The Western Coast Of Gujarat, India, Is One Of The Twelve Jyotirlinga Shrines Of The God Shiva. It Has Currently Become A Tourist Spot For Pilgrims. Next Journey To Somnathpur Night Dinner And Rest.In Somanathpur.
DAY 7 SOMANATH SIGHTSEEING
Morning After Breakfast Visit To Somanath Temple Is Also Known As Prabhas Pattan And The Shrine Eternal. Somnath Is One Of The 12 Jyotirlinga Shrines Of God Shiva. . And other sight seein places near somanath Night Dinner and Stay in Hotel
DAY-8 SOMNATH – GIR(78 Km 2 HRS)
After Breakfast Drive To The Gir Forest National Park And Wildlife Sanctuary Also Known As Sasan-Gir,Is A Forest And Wildlife Sanctuary In Gujarat, India Is Established In 1965, Gir Is The Only Natural Habitat Of World Popular Asiatic Lions. Night Dinner And Stay In Hotel .At Gir.
DAY9 GIR – DIU(75KM/2 HOURS)
After Breakfast Proceeds To Visit Diu Fort, Is An Old Portuguese Landmark, Which Was Constructed Between 1535 And 1541 Naida Caves Are Located Outside The Main Wall Of The Diu Fort That Was Constructed By The Portuguese. These Caves Have A Big Network Of Tunnels With Square Hewn Steps. . St. Paul Church Is A Famous Church In Diu, Which Is Solely Dedicated To ‘Our Lady Of Immaculate Conception’. This Church Was Constructed Over A Decade, With The Construction Starting In 1601 And Ending In 1610. Nagoa Beach Is A Popular Picnic Spot. It Is A Secluded Beach.Night Dinner And Stay In Hotel In Diu,
DAY -10 DIU – AHMEDABAD ( 415 Kms/ 8 Hrs).
After Breakfast Check Out From Hotel Leave For Ahmedabad. In The Evening, Arrive In Airport And Catch Your Return Flight To Home.
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• Airport Transfer From Ahmedabad To Ahmedabad
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ATTRACTION places details
•Gandhi Ashram on his return from south africa, gandhi’s first ashram in india was established in the kochrab area of ahmedabad on 25 may 1915. The ashram was then shifted to bank of sabaramati river. To serve as an institution that would carry on a search for truth and a platform to bring together a group of workers committed to non-violence who would help secure freedom for India.
•Vaishnodevi Temple in ahmadabad is located on sarkhej gandhinagar highway the temple is 50 feet in diameter carved stone tower. This structure is designed rajasthani and gujarati local people. This 1350 sq ft hall will seat 5000 people. Fine ornamental stone clad pillars, magnificent marble carved from a variety of colorful styles, flooring mewas style carved intricately decorated ceiling windows and includes khemira
•Iskon Temple. This temple, dedicated to lord krishna and his consort radha, is one of the most beautiful temples of the city. The iskcon temple in ahmedabad offers the perfect spot for mediation.
•Hutheesing Jain Temple is made up of white marble. It was built in 1848 a.d by a rich merchant sheth hutheesing as a dedication to the 15th jain tirthankar, shri dharmanatha.the temple architect was premchand salat. It is a worth seeing place.
•Auto World Vintage Museum it is good place for car lovers. The museum has a cool collection of vintage cars. The auto world vintage car museum is a glittering feather in ahmedabad’s cap.
•Akshardham Temple is a place, which consists of a number of things under one roof like art, education, architecture, exhibitions and research. It is truly an architectural master piece .established in the year 1992the akshardham temple was built in the dedication of lord swaminarayan.
•Pratap Vials Palace in jamnagar is a remarkable place, which was built during the reign of his royal highness jam ranjit singhji. The palace upholds the blend of indian carvings and european architecturehe carvings of flowers, leaves, creepers, birds and animals on the columns enhance the appeal of the palace.
• Khijada Temple is the founding site of the pranami sect that, while based in hinduism, promotes unity of all religions. The temple structure is built around two 400-year-old sacred trees
•Lakhota Fort and Lake a small palace, which was once owned by the maharaja of nawanagar, is located on an island in the heart of the lakhota lake. This fort museum displays a collection of sculptures belonging to the 9th to 18th century.it is open to common public on all days except on Wednesdays.
•Dwarkadhish Temple, the ‘lord of dwarka’, also known as the jagat mandir or temple of the world. This temple is dedicated to the lord krishna and was constructed over 1400 years ago. This temple has a 5 floors supported by 60 columns. This temple attracts pilgrims from all over the world
•Rukshamanee Mandir, Dwarka dedicated to the beloved wife of lord krishna, devi rukmani. Among all his 16,108 wives, devi rukmani was lord krishna’s favourite. The rukshamanee mandir, which is also known as rukmani temple, features varied paintings of the 12th century on its walls. The mandir comprises a beautiful marble deity of devi rukmani, with four hands or chaturbhuja .
• Nageshwara Jyotirlinga Temple also called the nagnath temple is located in the outskirts of dwarka, in gujarat. It is a famous lord shiva shrine in india, which is situated between gomati dwarka and beyt dwarka island. Nageshwara is one of 12 jyotirlingas mentioned in the shiva purana.the highlight of the temple is the nageshwara mahadev shiva lingam, which is a giant statue
•Somanath Temple is also known as prabhas pattan and the shrine eternal. Somnath is one of the 12 jyotirlinga shrines of god shiva. Meaning of somnath is the protector of god moon. First temple of somnath was built before the commencement of the christian era. Second temple was built by vallabhi king in 480 – 768 a.d.the temple was destroyed too many times by various rulers and kings. But few kings of gujarat renovated this temple too many times. Recently in 1947 sardar vallabhbhai patel renovated somnath temple. It has currently become a tourist spot for pilgrims.
•Gir Forest National Park And Wildlife Sanctuary also known as sasan-gir,is a forest and wildlife sanctuary in gujarat, india is established in 1965, gir is the only natural habitat of world popular asiatic lions. Where our tailor made gir wild life tour package gives you an unparalleled opportunity to watch those rare asiatic lions coupled with thousands of other elusive wild animals and hard-to-find birds like uncommon asiatic wild ass, hyenas, gir foxes, pygmy woodpecker, brown fish owl and black buck etc, this is such a wild attraction in gir. While you are on jeep safari, you can spot the lions in their natural habitat, when they are on the prowl. Watching the lions from open-roof jeep is altogether a wonderful experience.the gir national park is openfrom mid – october onwards till mid june & the devaliya safari park (gir interpretation zone) is open throughout the year. The devalia safari park closed on every wednesday enjoy the safari to national park.
•Diu Fort is an old portuguese landmark, which was constructed between 1535 and 1541. This fort is situated right along the shoreline, which is testimony of the strategic alliance between the sultan of gujarat and the portuguese. The fort is surrounded by the sea on three sides and is connected with a canal on the fourth side. Few canons can still be seen at the fort, which belonged to the portuguese army.
•Naida Caves are located outside the main wall of the diu fort that was constructed by the portuguese. These caves have a big network of tunnels with square hewn steps. Locals believe that the portuguese rulers hacked the building materials from the naiad caves.
•St. Paul Church is a famous church in diu, which is solely dedicated to ‘our lady of immaculate conception’. This church was constructed over a decade, with the construction starting in 1601 and ending in 1610.the gothic architectural style of this church is similar to that of the bom jesus church of goa
•Nagoa Beach is a popular picnic spot. It is a secluded beach, which can be reached in 20 minutes through ferry from the main town of diu. The beach has a unique shoe-shape, which stretches over 2 km from one end to the other. This beach is suitable for various activities like swimming, water sports and camel or pony riding
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GUJARATI FOOD RECIPEs
Kakdi Nu Raitu
Khajoor Na Ghugra
Ringan Nu Oloo
Tindora Nu Shaak
Vangi Batata Bhaaji
Leelva Nu Bhaat
Makai Na Bharta
SHOPPING IN GUJARATH SPECIALS (AT YOUR OWN COST)
• Patola Silk Sarees
• Bandhnis and traditional Gagra-Cholis
• Marriage Costumes
• Wall Hangings
• Embroidered, Appliquéd Quilts
• Cradle Clothes
• Cloth Toys
• Embroidered Footwear
• Lacquer Furniture