Cultural Tour Of Gujarat
Duration: 5 Days
Itinerary At Glance:
In this tour of 5 Days and 4 Nights you will get a chance to see Ancient Gujarat and Gujarati culture. You will be exploring the land of art, music, dance, and nature. The abundance of design, surplus of culture, profusion of music and dance, in short, in the scorched lands of Kutch creates a mixture of loveliness, which mirrors the uniqueness, and spirit of the region. This is the most unique tour for Gujarat tourism, offering you to witness real heritage and Culture of Gujarat from nearby. This tour gives you a chance to see the very well preserved Rani ki Vav Stepwell which is a Unesco site and to see Kutchi culture.
Itinerary at Glance :-
Day 01:- Ahmedabad to Little Rann of Kutch via Patan and Modhera (170kms/4.5hrs)
On arrival at Ahmedabad railway station/ Airport, meet and greet our friendly representative outside exit gate, Then drive to next destination Dasada or Litter Rann of Kutch, On the way visit Patan which is a historical city which have lot of Hindu and Jain temples, Visit famous Rani ki Vav Stepwell in Patan which is a UNESCO world heritage sites from 2014. Later also visit Modhera village also known as Solar village of India and visit the popular Sun Temple Hindu temple from the Chaulukya era in Modhera. Then continue your drive to Dasada (Litter Rann of Kutch). On arrival check-in to the hotel, Overnights stay in Dasada.
Day 02:- Indian Wild Ass Sanctuary in Dasada and Dasada to Bhuj (280kms/6Hrs)
Wake up early morning, for Morning jungle safari at Indian Wild Ass Sanctuary (Additional cost), it homes to many endangered animals such as Indian Wild Ass (Khur), Onager (Equus hemionus) and many others, you will also get chance to see Desert Fox, Blue Bull, Blackbuck, Wolf, Jackal. Post wildlife safari tour, return back to your hotel and have your healthy breakfast, later check out from the hotel and drive to Bhuj, the westernmost city of India, is a real treasure full of heritage and culture. On arrival at Bhuj post hotel check in formalities, Visit Swaminarayan temple, Bhuj Swaminarayan founder of the Swaminarayan Sampraday constructed this huge Hindu temple. Overnight stay at Bhuj.
Day 03:- Bhuj Sightseeing tour | Bhuj to Great Rann of Kutch (Dhordo) (102kms/2hrs)
This morning after tempting breakfast at the hotel, go for important places to visit in Bhuj start with Aina Mahal Museum- Aina Mahal is a 18th century palace built by Rao Lakhpatji of Kutch State and its mixture of both European and Indian style and design by Ram Singh Malam. Now this palace is converted into a museum. Then visit the famous Prag Mahal which is a 19th century palace in Bhuj Situated next to the Aina Mahal. Also visit Kutch Museum oldest museum of Gujarat Post lunch visit Bhartiya Sanskriti darshan museum it is center of Kutchi culture, Royal Chhatris or Cenotaphs is dedicated to Rajput warriors of Kutch. Later in the evening visit Vande Mataram Memorial and Hiralaxmi Memorial Craft Park in Bhujodi village just 10kms from Bhuj. Hiralaxmi Memorial Craft Park located inside Vande Mataram Memorial Complex in this park they preserve and promote amazing Kutch artwork here you can shop from several stalls who sell handmade Kutch craftwork made by local Kutch craftsmen.
Later drive to Great Rann of Kutch on arrival check in Camps in Dhordo village post lunch go for Rann of Kutch village tour visit Dhordo village, Bhirandiyara village, Ludiya village, as well as Khavda village an don't forget to visit Famous Kalo Dungar (Black Hill), Dattatray Temple, you can also go for Handicraft shopping in Rann of Kutch, Later return back to Camp in evening and enjoy cultural show at camp with great mesmerising sunset, you may dance with local folk dancers and click pictures . Night stay at Dhordo.
Day 04:- Bhuj to Mandvi (70kms/1.5hrs)
Today, morning after a delightful breakfast, checkout from the hotel and proceed to the coastal town Mandvi. On arrival, Check-in to the hotel and later go for place places to visit in Mandvi starts with Main monument Vijay Vilas Palace once it was summer palace of the royal family located sea-beach of Mandvi, Than visit Shyamji Krishna Varma Memorial huge 52 acres complex dedicated to one of the greatest freedom fighter of India. Post lunch you are free for many activities such as the Timber ship building yard at Mandvi port boat building here is almost 400-year-old tradition and craft. These Boats have load carrying capacity from 250 tons to 1000 tons, Evening you can spend quality time at the beautiful Mandvi beach. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 05:- Mandvi to Ahmedabad drop
After a healthy breakfast, pack your bag and baggage with wonderful memories of Cultural Tour Of Gujarat or Ahmedabad-Bhuj-Rann of Kutch tour package, check out from hotel and drive to Ahmedabad you will be dropped to the Railway Station or Airport, Return home with lot of amazing memories of this trip.
Accomodation on Single/Double/ Twin sharing as per booking
Comprehensive Package for 04 Nights/ 05 Days
Welcome drink (non alcoholic) on arrival.
Meal Plan Will Be On Cpai (Room + Breakfast ).
All transfer in By Air Conditioned Private car. (ac will not work on hills)
All sightseeing As Per The Itinerary
Airport Pick -up & Drop
Inter State Taxes
All Hotel Taxes
500ml packaged water daily per person
Package cost as per 02 person travelling together
Website costing as per standard hotels, email us for upgraded hotels packages
For Solo Traveler Paid extra USD Extra
Rate will be change during summer and New Year times in hill stations
Meals Not Mentioned In The Itinerary
Entry Fees To Monuments And Palaces.
Anything Not Mentioned In The Inclusions.
Porterage At Hotels And Airports, Tips, Insurance, Laundry, Liquors, Wine, Etc.
All Items Of Personal Nature.
Any Cost Arising Due To Natural Calamities Like Landslides, Roadblocks, Etc.
Any Increase In Taxes Or Fuel Leading To An Increase In Surface Transport.
Mandatory X- Mas / New Year Eve Supplementary Charges , That Should Be Paid By The Guest Directly To The Hotels Concerned..
|Serena Beach Resort
|Serena Beach Resort
Hotel will be same or Similar Category hotel depends on availability
Ahmedabad-Somnath-Dwarka-Gir National park
**All tours are organised and managed by government authorised travel agency and guides. Ghum India Ghum is registered with Government of Delhi(India) under act 1932 no. 9 and Also registered under Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India & Tourism Department of India.