Gujarat is one of the most prosperous state in the country. The
state of Gujarat is known all over the world for its holy temples,
historic capitals with immense architectural wealth, wildlife
sanctuaries, beaches, hill resorts and as well as the fascinating
handicrafts, mouth watering cuisine and colourful lifestyle of the
people of Gujarat. Gujarat Short Tour covers 3 days and 2 nights.
During this tour you will visit Ahmedabad, Patan, Modhera and
Nalsarovar Bird Sanctuary.
the morning arrive in Ahmedabad.
Ahmedabad is the second largest city and cosmopolitan capital city
of Gujarat. This city nurtures in its fold pages of history, a
breath of harmony and a show-case of exquisite architecture. Upon
arrival, you will be transferred to the hotel in Ahmedabad. In the
afternoon we go for the sightseeing in Ahmedabad. We visit the Gandhi
Gandhi ashram is situated in Sabarmati which is about 6 kms from the
Ahmedabad. This ashram is one of the beautiful ashram and the
important tourist attraction in Ahmedabad. This ashram was the
Mahatma Gandhi's headquarters during their struggle for India's
independence and now houses some of the records of the major events
in his life, a memorial centre and a library. After visiting the
Gandhi ashram we visit the Hathee
Singh Jain Temple.
This temple is dedicated to Dharamanath, the 15th Jina or Jain
apposite. This temple is one of the best ornated Jain temples in
Ahmedabad and is built of pure white marble and decorated with rich
carvings. Later we visit the Jama
Jama Masjid was built in 1423 by Ahmad Shah and described by some as
the most beautiful mosque in India. This mosque is believed to have
been constructed from the items salvaged from the demolished Hindu
and Jain temples. After visiting the mosque we visit the Calico
museum of textiles.
This museum is widely regarded as one of the finest textiles museums
in the world, started in Calico Textile Mill. This museum of
textiles has excellent exhibits of antique and modern textiles
including rare tapestries, wall hangings, costumes and old weaving
Day 2: Ahmedabad - Patan - Modhera - Ahmedabad
(about 279 kms)
In the morning we drive for Patan.
Patan is an ancient fortified town, situated on the banks of the
sacred Saraswati river. Patan enjoyed a privileged status of capital
of Gujarat, for about 600 years from 746 AD to 1411 AD. In the
afternoon reach Patan and visit the Rani
ki Vav and
Sahastralinga Talav. Rani ki Vav is an excellent example of
subterranean architecture of Gujarat. This vav was constructed by
Udaymati, the queen of Bhimdev (1022-63 AD) and represents the
finest of the Indian sculptures and architecture. Sahastralinga
among the many artificial tanks built in different parts of Gujarat.
The architecture of this tank integrated the great sense of water
management and sanctity of water in Hindu religion. Later we drive
to Modhera. Modhera is situated on the banks of the River Pushpavati
and is about 50 kms from Patan. This place is known for the world
is the best example of the Solanki temple architecture in the state.
After visiting the sun temple we drive back to Ahmedabad.
Day 3: Ahmedabad - Nalsarovar - Ahmedabad
(about 120 kms)
the morning after having breakfast we drive to visit the Nalsarovar
Nal Sarovar Bird Sanctuary is the delightful bird sanctuary situated
around the Nal Sarovar. This lake extends over an area of 116 square
kms and harbours more than 250 species of birds. Some of the birds
which migrate during the winter are rosy pelicans, flamingoes, white
storks, Brahmini ducks and herons. Some other birds which are found
in this sanctuary are pelicans, geese, cranes, storks, ibises,
spoonbill, wading birds, swallows, fishing eagles etc. In the
evening return back to Ahmedabad. Depending on your departure time
transfer to airport or railway station for onwards journey.
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Hotel which have been tested in the past by us and are good value of
money (subject to availability).
Inclusions in the given tour cost:
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.
Arrival / Departure Assistance.
Transfers and Sightseeing throughout the tour by an individual Air
Conditioned vehicle with driver.
Any Kind of Personal Expenses such as Monument Tips, Laundry,
Telephone Bills and Alcoholic beverages.
Camera Fees (Still or Movie).
Additional Sightseeing or Extra usage of Vehicle other then
mentioned in the Itinerary.
Charges & Entrances Charges.
Unspecified Meals etc.
Anything which is not include in the
Package cost per person
on twin sharing basis in INR including Room, Breakfast, Transport
Vehicle to be used
Air Conditioned Tata Indigo Car
Conditioned Toyota Innova Car
Conditioned Tempo Traveler
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