Every time you visit Gujarat, you will discover a new, vibrant color. The westernmost state of India, Gujarat presents a beautiful amalgamation of interesting geographical features and ancient historical charm. On the one hand, you have the expansive desert of Kutch and the Gir National Park which is frequented for its Asiatic Lions. On the other hand, the state offers a large number of ancient temples for visitors to explore. Plus, the state has cities like Ahmedabad, Surat and Vadodara, each of them known for their modern-day attractions and an array of art and craft.
Designed by Max Holidays, the Gems of Gujarat tour gives you an excellent opportunity to explore the most popular attractions of the state. If you are planning to visit the state soon, this tour is made for you. Start from Mumbai and reach Diu where you will interact with locals and spend some quality time at the beach. Later, drive to the Sasan Gir National Park for an exciting jeep safari. Penetrate deep into the jungles of the Gir to watch the Asiatic Lion, sloth bear, Indian leopards etc. Get back to Diu to drive to the Somnath Temple, one of the most ancient in India. Once you are in Diu again, enjoy a sightseeing tour and explore beaches like Ghogla beach, Nagoa beach, Chakratirth beach etc. Your next destination is the desert of Kutch which is home to a wide range of wildlife species. Visit the Junagarh Fort en route.
Go for a fun-filled jeep safari along the Rann of Kutch. Being a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Kutch is truly worth exploring. Here, you'll spot wildlife species like Asiatic Wild Ass, Indian antelope, blue bull, desert cats, cobra, Indian rat snake, hares, Indian fox, desert fox, hyenas, and jackals among others. Finally, get to the city of Ahmedabad to catch your flight to Mumbai.
On arrival, a company representative will meet you and take you to the hotel. Spend the rest of the day leisure- admire the surrounding natural beauty, interact with the locals, taste the local renditions, indulge in fun activities at the beach. Enjoy a leisure walk watching the sunset. Overnight in Diu.
This morning after breakfast enjoy the beach activities such as fun, sun bathing, book reading & water sports activities etc. Then drive to Sasan Gir National Park, one and only home of the Asiatic Lion. On arrival, enjoy on a jeep safari during which you may spot animal species like Indian Leopards, Indian Palm Civets, Sloth bears, Jungle cats, Indian Cobras, Striped Hyenas, Golden Jackals, Ratels. Desert cats, and Indian Mongoose along with around 300 avifauna species. Back to Diu in the evening for an overnight stay.
Following a leisure morning with breakfast, enjoy beach activities. Later, drive to Somnath temple for Darshan. Shree Somnath is the first among the twelve Aadi Jyotirlinga Shrines if Lord Shiva of the sacred soil where from Bhagvan Shri Krishna took his last journey to his Neejdham. This ancient temple is an important landmark in the history of India. Back to Diu by the evening for an overnight stay.
Morning, explore the beautiful beaches blend of sun, sand and sea, Diu is a God’s gift to those in hunt of a blessed land where the weary weight of this jumbled world can, for a while, be lightened and the waking soul can hear the music of the nature. You can indulge in sightseeing that may include the popular attractions such as Diu Fort, Gangeshwar temple, Shell Museum. Do not miss visiting its well-known beaches such as Ghogla beach, Nagoa beach, Chakratirth beach etc. Overnight in Diu.
After breakfast in the hotel, drive to Dasada for exploring the wildlife at the Little Rann of Kutch. En-route visit Junagarh an erstwhile princely state. Explore the place. You can visit its popular tourist spots that may include Uperkot Fort, Ashok Shilalekh, Goddess Ambe Temple etc. Arrive at Dasada in the evening, and check-in at your pre-booked hotel for an overnight stay. If time and energy permit, you can explore the surroundings on foot.
All of day 6 is for a jeep safari in the Little Rann of Kutch. This UNESCO World Heritage Site has a rich biosphere and is the one and only habitat of Asiatic Wild Ass. During the safari, you spot animal species such as Indian antelope, blue bull, desert cats, cobra, Indian rat snake, hares, Indian fox, desert fox, hyenas, jackals, etc. Overnight stay in Dasada.
In the morning, get on-time transfer to the Ahmedabad airport to board a flight to Mumbai from where you board another flight for your onward journey.
We offer services which are better comparing to other agencies running similar trips. Our drivers and guides are highly experienced and trained for hospitality. The hotels are carefully picked to ensure your comfort and safety.
To book this trip you need to pay only US$100 and balance 45 days prior to the trip. If at any time before this you change your mind your money is safe with Max Holidays and can be transfered to your next trip with us.
The payment can be made very easily via online and online mode of payments. For online payment services, you can use the credit/debit cards and for the facilitation of offline payments you can use our Swift Bank transfer services.
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