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Dwarka Somnath Tour

Ahmedabad

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price 13000

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Overview

Day 1  :  Ahmedabad – Rajkot 

Day 2 Rajkot – Dwarka

Day 3 : Drive Dwarka - Porbandar – Somnath

Day 4 : Drive Somnath - Gondal – Rajkot

Day 5Rajkot – drop at Ahmedabad airport / railway station

Package Details

Day 1  :  Ahmedabad – Rajkot (220 Kms / 4 hours’ drive)
On arrival in Ahmedabad, proceed to Rajkot. The city that presents a medley of colors of intricate handicrafts, textiles, beautiful architecture of monuments, green pastures around and the joyful shopping markets is ' Rangilu Rajkot' (Colourful Rajkot) located in the Indian state of Gujarat.  Overnight stay at the hotel.

 

Day 2 : Rajkot – Dwarka (225 Kms / 4 hours’ drive)

After breakfast, proceed to Dwarka – the ancient religious city situated at the site where the legendary capital of Lord Krishna supposedly stood, before being submerged by increasing sea levels. Here you will see the iconic Nageshwar Shiva Jyotirling with Dwarkadhish Temple, which is the most important attraction in the city. It is one of the Char Dhams – the four most revered Hindu temples in the entire country. From this pilgrimage site, travel to Beyt Dwarka, a small island lying on the Gulf of Kutch. Also visit Rukmini Devi Temple -an incarnation of Goddess Lakshmi and the chief consort of Lord Krishna. Overnight stay at Dwarka.

 

Day 3 : Drive Dwarka - Porbandar – Somnath (240 Kms / 5 hour’s drive)

After breakfast, check-out of the hotel and travel to Somnath. Enroute visit Porbandar – the town renovated by Lord Krishna for his childhood friend – Sudama. It is also birthplace of Mahatma Gandhi. Later continue the drive to Somnath. The Somnath Temple is one of the 12 Jyotirlingas or pillars of light, which are regarded as sacred manifestations of Shiva. Overnight stay at Somnath.

 

Day 4 : Drive Somnath - Gondal – Rajkot (200 Kms/ 4-5 hours’ drive)

Early in the day, check-out of the hotel and return to the Somnath temple to attend the aarti or prayer ceremony. After breakfast, check out of the hotel and proceed to Rajkot with enroute stopping at the princely state of Gondal. Visit the Riverside Palace and Royal Garage having extensive collection of vintage and classic cars (entry on direct payment basis). Overnight stay at Rajkot.

 

Day 5 : Rajkot – drop at Ahmedabad airport / railway station (220 Kms / 4 hours’ drive)

After breakfast, check out of the hotel and visit the Swaminarayan Temple and Ramakrishna Ashram, one of the centres of the famous and widely-followed Ramakrishna Mission. Later in the afternoon, proceed to Ahmedabad for departure transfer to the airport / railway station. Tour ends with happy memories.

 

 


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