Beach Tour to Gujarat
13 Nights / 14 Days
Mumbai - Rajkot - Junagadh - Sasangir - Veraval - Somnath - Diu - Bhavnagar - Lothal - Ahmedabad - Ahmedabad - Dungarpur - Udaipur - Mumbai
On arrival our Eland Holidays representatives will welcome you on Mumbai Airport and address to your hotel where you can relax for the overnight.
The dawn of the second day will bring a pleasant surprise. We will acquaint you to this ironical city of Mumbai. Previously known as Bombay, this city is constituted by seven islands and shelters fisher folk communities. As it is the prime center for Hindi cinema, popularly known as Bollywood you may spot some film or television star. Other art forms like music, dance, theatre and television are also available everywhere in the city.
Famous tourist spots in Mumbai like Gateway of India, Juhu Beach, Marine Drive, Hanging Garden, Jahangir Gallery, Prince of Wales Museum, Siddhivinayak Temple, Mahalakshmi Temple etc.
Day 3: From Mumbai to Rajkot
After morning meal we will go to Mumbai airport to board the flight for Rajkot, our first destination in Gujarat. On arrival, our representative will address you to the hotel where you can relax. Rajkot is a beautiful city located on the banks of two equally beautiful rivers – Aji and Nyari. Jubilee Garden, a huge exterior park located in the heart of the city features various monuments of the colonial times.
We will visit Gandhiji's ancestral home – Kaba Gandhi Delo, Watson Museum and library situated in Jubilee garden. The Rotary Dolls Museum attracts a lot of tourist towards its collection of 1400 exclusive dolls from all over. After this enthralling tour we will drive back to hotel for overnight stay
On fourth day, we will go out on a morning drive to Sasangir while visiting Junagadh on the way. Junagadh is the city decorated with exquisite forts and monuments that speaks volume about its rich historical past. Junagarh is situated at the foothills of Girnar, a mountain that has five major peaks all dotted by Jain and Hindu Temples. parkot Fort is popular for its virtual aloofness. Here you will watch the fourteen rock edicts of the Emperor Ashoka at Ashoka’s Rock Edict. Damodar Kund is a famous sacred tank that observes several footfalls round the year. Later in the evening we will continue with the drive to Sasangir which is approx. 65 km away from the city. In night we will check in into the pre- booked hotel and enjoy a comfortable overnight stay there.
Day5 : Sasangir – Wildlife Wilderness
On fifth day, we will explore the world of wild flora and fauna in Sasangir. In dense Gir forests enjoy a jeep safari to spot the royal Asiatic Lions. In jungle you may spot Panther, Hyena, Sambar, Indian Deer, Spotted Deer, Nilgai, Chinkara and the four horned antelope. After this power packed jungle safari and you will get some time to spend watching different activities. Later in the evening, we will come back to hotel for overnight stay.
After a wholesome morning breakfast, we will proceed towards one of the most holy destination – Somnath. But before that we will visit Veraval on the way which is regarded as one of the India’s chief fishing ports. Bhalkeshwar temple and Bhid Bhanjan Mandir are the most visited sanctimonious places of the region.
Somnath temple is the seat to Lord Shiva’s twelve most sacred ‘Jyotirlingas’. A visit to this temple will enrich you with a holy experience. Later, we will drive towards our next destination Diu where we will check into the hotel for overnight stay.
On seventh day, we will be in the city famous for its golden natural beaches. The town is situated at the eastern end of island and is wedged between a huge fort and a gigantic city wall. Beautiful Nagoa Beach, Jalandhar Beach and Ghoghla Beach and sightseeing attractions include Bunder Chowk, St. Paul’s Church, Fort Panikota and INS Kukri. All day long fun trip will be taken to a dream world when you will reach back to your hotel overnight.
Bhavnagar is a coastal city situated on the eastern coast of Saurashtra. Regarded as the cultural hub, this city is known for its art loving and easy going people. Amid small hills flows the Gaurishankar Lake. Besides the palace of the royal family, there is a children’s park and temple of Lord Shiva situated near the lake. At Palitana, we will visit to the Jain Temples located on the Shatrunjaya Hills and then we will explore Sihor and Blackbuck National Park in Velavadar. It is the only place where the rare blackbucks can be spotted. At night, enjoy a comfortable stay at the hotel.
After a lovely morning meal, we will take you to Ahmadabad visiting the lovely city of Lothal on the way. It is one of the most well-known cities of the primeval Indus valley civilization that represents the best of Harappa town planning. Exclusive Lothal’s Dockyard is possibly the greatest marine architecture from the prehistoric world. The archaeological museum is the highlight of the town that offers an insight to the Indus civilization. Some of the most prominent collections of Indus-era antiquities in India are displayed at this museum. We will drive 80 km from Lothal to reach Ahmadabad and check in to the hotel and relax for overnight.
Tenth day morning, we will discover the joyful city – Ahmadabad. An unequal paradigm representing the blend of past and the present, this city welcomes everybody with open heart. A perfect embodiment of copious history, vibrant art and culture this place has it all to make you fall in love with it. Ahmed Shah's Mosque, Rani Sipri's Mosque and Tomb, Balvatika, Teen Darwaza, Bhadra Fort, Daria Khan's Ghummat, Siddi Sayyad's Mosque, Sabarmati Ashram, Gandhi Ashram, Swami Narayan Temple, Jhulta Minar, Jumma Masjid, and Kankaria Lake are the popular tourist attractions of the city. Besides, city houses many museums and art galleries.
After early morning breakfast, we will drive towards our next destination Dungarpur, a small district in Rajasthan. You will be surprise by the beauty of the palace. Rest of the day will be free for you to indulge yourself into leisure activities or explore the surroundings or just enjoy the facilities at the palace.
We will visit the royal city of Udaipur in Rajasthan. Check in into the hotel after arriving in the city and then explore the exciting city that will take us back to the imperial times through its wonderful forts and beautiful lakes. Tour includes, visit to city Palace, Pichola Lake, Saheliyon ki Bari, Eklingji & Nagda Temples.
The tour comes to an end on the fourteenth day. Relax till afternoon. Later in the day we will go to the airport to board the flight for Mumbai. In Mumbai our representatives will assist you till the hotel where you can relax. Later in the night we will address you to the International airport so that you can catch your flight back to home.