Gujarat with its immense tourism has unending list of tourist destinations, right from Ahmedabad the Manchester of India, Gandhiji’s sabarmati Ashram, spectacular peninsula of Saurasthtra, the historic jain temple of Palitana, Sasangiri the last natural habitat of majestic Asiatic lions, the coastal towns of Porbandar and Dwarka the semi - inland of Kutch etc, the list is unending. Look out for more heritage attractions in this Gujarat tour.
Duration : 07 Nights / 08 Days
Destination Covered : Ahmedabad - Chotta Udaipur - Jambugodha - Uthelia - Bhavnagar - Palitana - Gondal - Wankaner - Ahmedabad
DAY 01 : ARRIVAL AHMEDABAD
Arrival Ahmedabad Airport/Railway station and drive to Jambhugodha 190 km from Ahmedabad. Upon arrival met and transferred to pre-booked hotel. Evening visit of village. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 02 : CHOTTAUDAIPUR - FULL DAY DAY EXCURSION
After breakfast full day visit Chottaudaipur, which is 55 km oneway to see various colorful tribal belts that is very unique of Gujarat traditional and cultural living style. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 03 : JAMBUGODHA - UTHELIA
After breakfast drive to Uthelia via Champaner, which is175 km away. A World heritage site declared as one of the hundred endangered architectural monument of the World. Evening arrival of Uthelia. Overnight at Uthelia. Stay at Heritage hotel. Uthelia Palace for one night overnight.
DAY 04 : UTHELIA - BHAVNAGAR
After breakfast visit Harrappen Era located at Lothal just 10 km from the palace. After the visit proceeds to Bhavnagar an historical city. Evening visit Museum and local Bazaar. Overnight at Bhavnagar. Stay at Heritage Hotel Nilambagh Palace for 2 nights.
DAY 05 : PALITANA - Full DAY EXCURSION
Early morning 05 : 00 hrs drive to Paliatna 57 km / 1 hour 40 minute drive. Visit Shetrunjaya hill, 2000 ft. near Palitana town houses 863 temples with arches, carved pillars and bejeweled idols ranging from 11th to 20th century. Later afternoon return to Bhavnagar for Overnight.
DAY 06 : BHAVNAGAR - GONDAL
After breakfast drive to Gondal 180 km away. Afternoon arrival at Gondal. The historical city of Gujarat. Evening visit Naulakha palace the oldest extend palace in Gondal. The 17th century Naulakha palace is a festival of stone carvings with exquisite Jarokha Balconies. Visit royal family's vintage car collection. They have an extensive collection of vintage and classic cars including a 1910 new engine, a delage and daimler from the 1920s, a 1935 mercedes, 1935 packard 2 door convertible, 1941 and 1947 cadillac, 1955 cadillac limousine, jaguar xk 150, Chevrolet etc. Most of these cars are restored and some bear the original gondal State number plates. Overnight at Gondal.
DAY 07 : GONDAL - WANKANER
After breakfast drive to Wanakner on way visit Rajkot 95 km away including the Watson Museum, Rashtriya Shala to see the weaving cloths and local Rajkot City. Afternoon arrival at Wanakner enjoy visiting Palace Museum and local Village. Overnight at Wankaner.
DAY 08 : WANKANER - AHMEDABAD
After early breakfast drive to Ahmedabad, Which is 220 km away. Later afternoon half day sightseeing of Ahmedabad. Overnight at Ahmedabad.