Gujarat, with its immense tourism, has an unending list of tourist destinations, right from Ahmedabad - the Manchester of India, to Gandhiji’s Sabarmati Ashram - the spectacular peninsula of Saurashtra. 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
AHMEDABAD - JAMBHUGODHA 190 KMS 04 HOURS DRIVE
Arrive at Ahmedabad Airport/Railway station and drive to Jambhugodha, 190 km from Ahmedabad. Upon arrival, met and transferred to a pre-booked hotel. Evening visit to the village. Overnight at the hotel.
DAY 02 : JAMBHUGODHA - CHOTTAUDAIPUR - JAMBHUGODHA 40 KMS 01 HOUR DRIVE
After breakfast, a full day visits Chottaudaipur, which is 55 km one way to see various colorful tribal belts that are unique to Gujarat's traditional and cultural living style. Overnight at the hotel.
DAY 03 : JAMBUGODHA – UTELIA 240 KMS 06 HOURS DRIVE
After breakfast, drive to Utelia via Champaner. A World heritage site was declared as one of the hundred endangered architectural monument of the World. Evening arrival of Uthelia. Overnight at Uthelia. Stay at the Heritage hotel. Uthelia Palace for one night overnight.
DAY 04 : UTELIA – BHAVNAGAR 102 KMS 02 HOURS 30 IN DRIVE
After breakfast, visit the Harrappen era located at Lothal, just 10 km from the palace. After the visit, proceeds to Bhavnagar, a historical city. Evening visit Museum and local Bazaar. Overnight at Bhavnagar. Stay at Heritage Hotel Nilambagh Palace for two nights.
DAY 05 : BHAVNAGAR - PALITANA - BHAVNAGAR 55 KMS 01 HOUR 30 MIN DRIVE ONE WAY
Early morning 05: 00 hrs drive to Paliatna 57 km / 1-hour 40-minute drive. Visit Shetrunjaya hill, 2000 ft. near Palitana townhouses 863 temples with arches, carved pillars, and bejeweled idols ranging from 11th to 20th century. Later afternoon returns to Bhavnagar for Overnight.
DAY 06 : BHAVNAGAR – GONDAL 160 KMS 04 HOURS RIVE
After breakfast, drive to Gondal 160 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 the royal family's vintage car collection. They have an extensive collection of vintage and classic cars include a 1910 new engine, a Delage and Daimler from the 1920s, a 1935 Mercedes, a 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 100 KMS 02 HOUS DRIVE
After breakfast, drive to Wanakner on the 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 enjoys visiting the Palace Museum and local Village. Overnight at Wankaner.
DAY 08 : WANKANER – AHMEDABAD 208 KMS 04 HOURS DRIVE
After an early breakfast, drive to Ahmedabad, Which is 220 km away. Later afternoon half-day sightseeing of Ahmedabad. Overnight at Ahmedabad.