On your arrival in Ahmedabad, you will be received by our representative and transferred to Dwarka with a visit en route to Jamnagar Bala Hanuman Temple. The Bala Hanuman Temple is venerated by the devotees of Lord Ram. It is a world famous temple, known for the chants of “Jai Ram, Shri Ram” that reverberate through its halls. The chanting began in 1964 and has found a place in the Guinness Book of World Records. People chant the name of the Lord in shifts, 24 hours a day. Later you will proceed to Dwarka and visit the renowned Dwarkadhish Temple. Attend the evening Aarti Darshan at the temple and stay overnight in Dwarka.
Begin your day with Aarti at the Dwarkadhish Temple, have breakfast & then visit Bet Dwarka, Nageshwar Jyotirling & Rukmani Temple. Also known as Bet Shankhoddar, Bet Dwarka is said to be the place where Lord Krishna lived with his family when they ruled Dwarka. It is also the place where Vishnu slew the demon Shankhasura. The Krishna temple at the site is a must visit. Nageswar Mahadev is one of the 12 jyotirlingas representing Lord Shiva. The Rukmani Temple was built in honour of Lord Krishna’s wife. Attend the evening Aarti at Dwarkadhish Temple and stay overnight in Dwarka.
In the morning proceed to Porbandar. You will visit t hechildhood homes of Mahatma Gandhi and Kasturba G childhood homes of Mahatma Gandhi and Kasturba Gandhiandhi as well as the Gandhi Museum. Later visit the Sudama Temple & then proceed to Somnath. After a Darshan at the temple, enjoy a light and sound show and return to your hotel.
After breakfast visit Bhalika Tirth & Triveni Ghat before you continue your journey to Ahmedabad. En route you will visit the historic city of Junagadh. Pay a visit to Uperkot Fort, an ancient fort built by the emperor Chandra Gupta. Later you will view Ashokan Edicts and Mahabat Maqbara. The Ashoka’s Rock edict is on the way of Girnar hill temple. The rock engraved with the Buddhist edicts of Ashoka. The edicts impart moral instruction on dharma, harmony, tolerance and peace. Your next stop is the Jalarambapa Temple - village had become holy after the birth of Shri Jalaram Bapa, the popular saint. You will also pay a visit to Naulakha Palace known for its stone carvings with balconies. The palace was a gift for Maharaja Bhagwat Sinh ji on his silver jubilee as ruler of Gondal. You can take a tour of the palace vintage car collection. Continue your journey to Ahmedabad and transfer to your hotel.
Enjoy a day of sightseeing with visits to the Akshardham Temple dedicated to Lord Swaminarayan, Sidi Sayed mosque, is one of the most famous mosques of Ahmadabad, the Swetambara Temple, the Hatheesing and Gandhi Ashram. The beautiful ashram complex of Ahmadabad, with shady trees populated by thousands of parakeets, sunbirds and squirrels offers a refuge from the loud streets of the city and is one of the foremost tourist attractions of Ahmadabad. Later drive to the Adalaj step well, an architectural wonder built by Queen Rudabai and one of the finest monuments of Gujarat. It is a seven-storied structure in the form of a well with chambers one behind the other. The ‘Vav’ or stepped wells of Gujarat were used as meeting and resting-places during summer since their cool interiors offered unbelievable respite from the scorching sun outside.