Gujarat Holiday Tour

Duration : 05 Days / 04 Nights

Destinations : Rajkot - Dwarka - Porbandar - Somnath

Day 1 : Arrive Rajkot
Welcome to Rajkot. On arrival at the airport / railway station in Rajkot, begin your 'Gujarat Pilgrimage Tour'. You will be met and transferred to your hotel. Later, visit various temples, the Watson Museum, Kaba Gandhi No Delo - the ancestral house where Gandhiji grew up which now houses 'Gandhi Smriti', a memorial museum.

Day 2 : On to Dwarka (approx. 230 kms / 4 1/2 hour drive)
Visit the Dwarkadhish temple which also known as Jagat Mandir. This temple was constructed over 1400 years ago and houses the image of Lord Krishna. Followed by the Dwarkadhish temple, visit Dwarka Peeth.
This Morning drive to Dwarka. On arrival, Check into your Hotel Later in the evening, proceed for Gomati Sangam Ghat. As per the Holy Scriptures, River Gomati is none other than the sacred Ganges, which descended from heaven. Also visit Nageshwara Jyotirlinga Temple. It is a famous Lord Shiva Shrine in India, which is situated between Gomati Dwarka and Beyt Dwarka Island. Lastly, enjoy at Dwarka Beach, a very picturesque and scenic island which is enthralling enough to attract tourists.

Day 3 : On to Porbandar (approx. 105 kms / 1 1/2 hour drive)
This morning, drive to Porbandar. On arrival, check-in to your hotel. Later, visit Kirti Mandir, said to be the birth place of Sudama, the best friend and devotee of Lord Krishna. Also, visit the Bharat Mandir situated in a pleasant irrigated garden. This hall has a large relief map of India on the floor and bas reliefs of heroes from Hindu legends on the pillars. The rest of the evening is at leisure for independent activities.

Day 4 : On to Somnath (approx. 148 kms / 2 1/2 hour drive)
This morning, drive to Somnath. On arrival, check-in to your hotel. In the morning, visit Somnath Temple, which is a famous temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple is one of the twelve jyotirlinga in India. The most interesting fact about the Somnath temple is that it has been built and destroyed six times. The present structure was rebuilt the seventh time. Later, visit the Gir National Park a sprawling area of 1412 sq. km. It was established in the year 1965 and is located about 65 km to the south-east of the Junagadh city of Gujarat. The wildlife sanctuary was established to put a stop to the alarming rate of Lion hunting. The population of lions dropped to as low as 15. It will give you an opportunity to have a closer look at the animals, especially during early mornings and evenings. The thrilling experience will leave you completely spellbound (Safari on your own). The rest of the evening is at leisure for independent activities.

Day 5 : Depart Somnath * Onto Veraval (approx. 5 kms / 30 mins) * Return home with happy memories
Today, bid farewell to 'Gujarat Pilgrimage Tour', as you are transferred to the railway station in Veraval for your onward journey.