The heritage of
Gujarat is very old and vibrant. In the Gujarat Heritage tour you will
visit the various heritage places of Gujarat. There are some villages which are rich in
craft and culture. During this tour we visit the various villages experience the traditional lifestyle of the tribal
people in these villages.
Day 1 :
Today morning arrival at Rajkot.
is a very pleasant provincial town. Mahatma Gandhi spent a
few years of his life in this town. His father was the Dewan (Chief
Minister) of Rajkot, once a small princely State.
Upon arrival, you will be met by an Indo Vacations representative
and transfer to hotel. After a short break
we visit Watson Museum & Kaba Ghandhi No Delo.
Day 2 :
Rajkot - Dwaraka (about 235 kms)
In the morning after having breakfast we drive to Dwaraka.
Dwaraka is situated on the Saurashtra coast, where the River Gomti
meets the Arabian Sea. According to the legends, Dwarka was once the
capital of the Lord Krishna's empire. It is also believed that the
original Dwarka, which was an island, was submerged in the sea.
Dwaraka is also one of the four holy places of the Hindus. Dwaraka
is known all over the world for the temple
of Dwarkadhish, the 'Lord of Dwarka', also known as the Jagat
Mandir or temple of the world. In the evening arrive in Dwarka and
drive to the hotel.
Day 3 :
Today we attend early morning Aarti at
Dwarkadhish temple. Have breakfast &
thereafter visit Bet Dwarka & Nageshwar Jyotirling.
Also known as Bet Shankhoddar, Bet Dwarka is only 5 kms from Okha
Junction in sea and Okha is 30 kms from Dwarka. It is said to be the
place where Lord Krishna
lived with his family when the ruled at
Dwarka. It is also the place where
Vishnu slew the demon Shankhasura.
Visitors make it a point to visit the Krishna temple at this site
which holds much of interest to be seen and experienced.
Puranas mention 12 Jyotirlingas or columns of light representing
Lord Shiva, who manifested himself in that form in different parts
of India. This Shiva shrine near Dwarka is one of these and is
there- fore accorded great respect.
– Temple of Lord Krishna's wife. Overnight stay at Dwarka.
Day 4 :
Dwarka - Porbandar
(about 122 kms)
In the morning we visit the Dwarkadhish
This temple was constructed over 1400 years ago and houses the image
of Lord Krishna. This temple attracts pilgrims from all over the
world. Besides the Dwarkadhish temple there are various other
temples in Dwarka like the Rukmani temple. This temple belongs to
the wife of Lord Krishna. After visiting the temple we drive to Porbandar.
Porbandar is a picturesque old sea port situated on the western
coast of Gujarat. Porbandar was the birth place of Mahatma Gandhi.
Later in the evening we visit the Kirti
Porbandar. In this home the Mahatma Gandhi, the father of the nation
was born in 1869. 17 rooms and three storeys are there in this
Day 5 :
- Somnath - Junagadh (about 217 kms)
In the morning we drive to visit the Somnath
This temple is one of the twelve most sacred shrines dedicated to
the Lord Shiva and a jyotirlinga. According to the legend, Somnath
temple was built originally in gold by Somraj, the moon god. This
Somnath temple was rebuilt and destroyed seven times till 1706 when
it was raided by the Mughal emperor Aurangzeb. After that it was
finally rebuilt in 1950 with the support of Sardar Vallabhabhai
Patel. After visiting the Somnath temple we drive to Junagadh.
Junagadh is situated in the Saurashtra region at the foot of the
temple-studded Mount Girnar, on the northern fringes of the Gir
forest. The city takes its name from the fort that enclosed the
medieval town. In the evening arrive in Junagadh.
Junagadh - Rajkot (about 102 kms)
In the morning we visit the Mount
Mount Girnar is one of the hills which is most sacred to the Jain
community. Various Jain temples and Hindu temples are located on the
Girnar hill which is more than 60 m in height. One of the largest
and the oldest, 12th century temple dedicated to Neminath is
situated on this hill. Besides this, the Bhavnath temple dedicated
to Lord Shiva and the temple of Amba Mata are also situated on this
hill. After visiting these temples we drive to Rajkot. In the
night transfer to the airport or railway station for the onwards
of our Services)
Hotel which have been tested in the past by us and are good value of
money (subject to availability).
Inclusions in the given
Accommodation in double room on twin sharing basis with bath and
WC as in the above mentioned / similar hotels.
Breakfast in the Hotel during the tour
Toll Parking , DA.
/ Departure Assistance.
Transfers and Sightseeing throughout the tour by an individual Air
Conditioned vehicle with driver.
Kind of Personal Expenses such as Monument Tips, Laundry,
Telephone Bills and Alcoholic beverages.
Fees (Still or Movie).
Air Fare / Train Fare.
Additional Sightseeing or Extra usage of Vehicle other then
mentioned in the Itinerary.
Charges & Entrances Charges.
Unspecified Meals etc.
Anything which is not included in the inclusions.
Package cost per person
on twin sharing basis in INR including Room, Breakfast, Transport
Vehicle to be used
Air Conditioned Tata Indigo
Air Conditioned Toyota Innova Car
Air Conditioned Tempo Traveler
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