Day 01: Arrive Ahmedabad
When it is about heritage, Gujarat is certainly the place beyond comparison. This beautiful state is an abode to vivacious ethnicity and hospitable locals. The ancient architectural intellect and precision takes the tourism of this state to another level. This tour to classic & rich heritage destinations of Gujarat is an ideal tour to explore the vibrant culture and heritage of the state. The major destinations covered in this tour are Ahmadabad, Dasada, Bhuj, Rajkot, Sansangir, Diu, Bhavnagar and Vadodara.
Arrive Ahmedabad and check-in in the hotel. The evening is free at leisure. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 02: Ahmedabad – Patan- Modhera – Bajana
In the morning after breakfast, you will leave to visit the Calico Museum- primary textile museum of India, showcasing amazing artworks; Adalaj Stepwell- a ‘water building’ (a five story well) dating back to the 15th century. Drive to Patan and visit the Rani Ki Vav. After that, proceed to Modhera to visit the Sun temple. Later, in the evening, drive to Bajana and check-in in the hotel. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 03: Bajana
Bajana a princely state is famous for its royal safari camps to the Little Rann of Kutch to watch the wild asses in the Wildlife sanctuary.
In the morning, enjoy the Jeep safari to the little Rann of Kutch to see the rare species of the Indian wild ass. In the evening, visit to the nearby villages to see the local tribes such as Rabri, Koli & Bajana still maintaining their rich heritage of lifestyle clothes, jewelry and dance. Their embroidery is exquisite. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 04: Bajana – Bhuj
Morning after breakfast you will depart for Bhuj. On arrival, check-in in the hotel. Rest of the day; feel free to explore the colorful markets. Bhuj was established in the early 17th century by the Jadeja Rajput rulers. Last earthquake of Gujarat destroyed the fabulous museum called Aina Mahal and also damaged the Palaces of Bhuj. It is an ideal place to visit various craft centers of Kutch spread in radius of 80 to 100 kms. Overnight stay in the hotel
Day 05: Bhuj
After breakfast, with packed lunch you will go on a full day excursion to Bani Villages. Situated amidst the desert land of infinite dimensions, are suspended, quaint little villages. These are the last villages on the India – Pakistan border. Here you will come across people uncovering their traditional art, making master pieces every day. Their ornaments, clothes, utensils, everything they use – will make you feel as you have stepped into lifestyle museum leaving you spellbound. Return to Bhuj in the evening. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 06: Bhuj – Dwarka
After breakfast, drive to Dwarka. Arrive Dwarka in the afternoon and check-in in the hotel. Later, you can visit the Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Temple. You can also take a boat ride to the holy Island of Bet Dwarka. On the way, visit the Rukmani Temple. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 07: Dwarka – Porbandar – Somnath
In the morning, partake in the Aarti at Dwarakadhish Temple. Post breakfast, leave by road for Somnath. On the way, visit Porbandar, the birth place of Mahatma Gandhi. Upon arrival in Somnath, visit the Somnath Temple, where you can also attend the evening aarti or see the Sound and Light Show. Overnight stay in Somnath.
Day 08: Somnath – Sasangir
After breakfast, you will head to Sasan Gir. Upon reaching Sasan Gir, check-in at one of our listed hotels for overnight stay.
Day 09: Sasangir
Early morning drive to Gir Lion Sanctuary and National Park. Enjoy the elephant safari to explore the exotic wildlife at Gir National Park. The evening is to rest and relax at the hotel. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 10: Sasangir – Ahmedabad
In the morning, drive to Ahmedabad. Arrive in the afternoon and check-in in the hotel. Thereafter, we will proceed to Akshardham Temple (Gandhinagar), a temple dedicated to Swaminarayan, with brilliant architecture spread over an area of 23 acres. Overnight stay in the hotel.
Day 11: Departure from Ahmedabad
On time, transfer to the airport for departure
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