SPLENDID GUJARAT

8d

Diu~ Somnath ~ Sasangir ~ Gondal ~ Jamnagar ~ Bhuj ~ Ahmedabad

SPLENDID GUJARAT
Places

Diu~ Somnath ~ Sasangir ~ Gondal ~ Jamnagar ~ Bhuj ~ Ahmedabad

Duration
8d
Region
West India
Experience
History

Tour Itinerary

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DAY 01
FLY MUMBAI - DIU
DAY 02
DIU – SOMNATH – SASNGIR (128kms/ 4 hrs)
DAY 03
SASANGIR - GONDAL - JAMNAGAR ( 180kms - 5 hrs)
DAY 04
JAMNAGAR – BHUJ (313KMS/ 7HRS)
DAY 05
BHUJ
DAY 06
BHUJ – AHMEDABAD ( 400KMS/ 8HRS)
DAY 07
DEPART AHMEDABAD (rooms blocked for late checkout)

DAY 01

FLY MUMBAI - DIU

On arrival at Diu airport you will be met and assisted by Splendour Holidays representative and transferred to hotel.

Diu is a town in Diu district in the union territory of Daman and Diu, India. It was the location of the pivotal Battle of Diu in 1509 between Portugal and a combined force of Turkey, Egypt, Venice, the Republic of Ragusa (now known as Dubrovnik) and the Sultan of Gujarat, Mahmud Begada. The town of Diu lies at the eastern end of Diu Island, and is known for its fortress and old Portuguese Cathedral. It is also a fishing town.

Afternoon sightseeing tour, can enjoy the beaches, churches and Portuguese Fort and Nagar Seth's Haveli.

Evening at leisure. Overnight at the hotel.

Hotels in Diu or similar

  • Superior - Radhika Beach Resort - radhikaresort.com

DAY 02

DIU – SOMNATH – SASNGIR (128kms/ 4 hrs)

Morning after breakfast, depart for Sasangir by road.

Enroute we visit the temple of Somnath - one of the twelve Jyotirlingas. The temple is famous in history for the various invasions on the temple for its wealth.

Later proceed to Sasangir, which is famous for its Asiatic Lion.

Enjoy, Jungle Safari at Gir Jungle Lodge

Evening will be at your leisure.  

Lunch and Dinner at the hotel

Overnight at the hotel

Hotels in Sasangir or similar

  • Standard Hotels - Gir Jungle Lodge - www.girjungle.com
  • Superior Hotels - The Fern - www.ferngirforestresort.com

DAY 03

SASANGIR - GONDAL - JAMNAGAR ( 180kms - 5 hrs)

After breakfast proceed to Jamnagar.

Enroute visit Naulakha Palace at Gondal.

On your arrival in Jamnagar and check in at your hotel.

Evening will be at your leisure or time free to explore the markets of Jamnagar.

Overnight at the hotel

Hotels in Jamnagar or similar

  • Superior Hotel - Fortune Palace - www.hotelfortunepalace.in

DAY 04

JAMNAGAR – BHUJ (313KMS/ 7HRS)

After Breakfast, depart for Bhuj by road.

Arrive Bhuj and check in at the hotel

Bhuj capital of Kutch state after 1960 Kutch part of Gujarat state Currently it is the district headquarters of Kutch District,the largest district in India. Bhuj is home to one of the first Swaminarayan Sampraday temples, built in 1822.Evening will be at your leisure. 

Overnight at the hotel

Hotels in Bhuj or similar

  • Standard Hotels - Hotel Ilark - www.hotelilark.com
  • Superior Hotels - Hotel Prince - www.hotelprinceonline.com

DAY 05

BHUJ

Breakfast at the hotel

Later, proceed for a half day sightseeing tour of Bhuj visiting the Mata No Math, Lakhpat, Kutch Museum, Aaina Mahal & Narayan Sarovar.

You can even take jeep safari in Bani area visiting tribal villages ( on your own)

Evening will be at your leisure.

Overnight at the hotel

Hotels in Bhuj or similar

  • Standard Hotels - Hotel Ilark - www.hotelilark.com
  • Superior Hotels - Hotel Prince - www.hotelprinceonline.com

DAY 06

BHUJ – AHMEDABAD ( 400KMS/ 8HRS)

After breakfast drive to Ahmedabad.

On arrival, check into hotel

Ahmedabad is located on the banks of the River Sabarmati, 32 km (20 mi) from the state capital Gandhinagar. With a population of more than 5.8 million and an extended population of 6.3 million, it is the fifth largest city and seventh largest metropolitan area of India. The city established itself as the home of a developing textile industry, which earned it the nickname Manchester of the East. The city has large populations of Hindus, Muslims and Jains, and these cultures are preeminent in the city, with their religious festivals and cuisine dominating the city's culture.

Rest of the day leisure

Overnight stay at the hotel

Hotels in Ahmedabad or similar

  • Standard Hotels - Hotel Always - www.landmarkhotels.net/always
  • Superior Hotels - Holiday Inn Express - www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress

DAY 07

DEPART AHMEDABAD (rooms blocked for late checkout)

Breakfast at the hotel

Later, proceed for Ahmedabad sightseeing visit Gandhi Ashram,

Thereafter, drive down to Askshardham Temple.

Evening enjoy the laser show at Akshardham. (if time permits)

Later, in time transfer to airport for your onward journey

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Handpicked hotels. Unbeatable Price

We handpick our hotels and have a long relationship with every one of them. This ensures that we get unbeatable prices on your hotel stays, bringing down the overall price of the tour. All tours offer a choice of accommdation between 3-star, 4-star, and 5-star hotels. Each hotel is rated highly on TripAdvisor by travellers around the world.

Standard Hotel Superior Hotel
INR 34,572pp INR 41,340pp

Inclusions

  • Accommodation for 07 nights on Single/twin/triple room basis in the above mentioned hotels or similar.
  • Meeting & Assistance on arrival/departure at Airport and Hotel by Splendour Holidays Representative.
  • Air-conditioned Vehicle for all airport transfers, sightseeing & intercity transfers.
  • Monument Entrance Fees
  • Local English speaking Guide as per the itinerary

 

Exclusions

  • Any early check in at hotels other than specified
  • Any extra meals not specified in the inclusions.
  • Any meals other than specified
  • Domestic Flight tickets are not included in the above costing
  • Any international/domestic airfare other than specified.
  • Camera/Video Camera charges at monuments
  • Personal and health insurance coverage
  • Expenses of personal nature i.e. tip to driver, guides, hotel staff, telephone calls, laundry, room service, etc.
  • Any beverages during the meals. The same will be as per actual consumption, locally payable.
  • Any change in tax structure resulting from the hike in the published tariff

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