11 days in Gujarat Itinerary

11 days in Gujarat Itinerary

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11 days in Gujarat Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Ahmedabad
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Bhuj
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Dwarka
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Somnath
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  8​h
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

2
nights
Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad ©
The state's commercial, if not political hub, Ahmedabad stands as a sprawling metropolis with some important historical sites.
Kids will enjoy Kankaria Lake and Sayaji Baug. Step out of Ahmedabad with an excursion to Lukshmi Vilas Palace in Vadodara--about 1h 30 min away. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Sabarmati Ashram / Mahatma Gandhi's Home, see the interesting displays at Calico Museum of Textiles, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parsi Fire Temple Khamasa Gate, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Ahmedabad holiday planner .

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Ahmedabad is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in December, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Bhuj.

Things to do in Ahmedabad

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Vadodara
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Kankaria Lake ©
Kankaria Lake
Akshardham ©
Akshardham

3
nights
Bhuj

Bhuj ©
Established long ago as an important regional city, Bhuj has had to rebuild on several occasions due to devastating earthquakes destroying its temples, palaces, and residential areas.
Family-friendly places like Dattatreya Temple at Kalo Dungar and Matanamadh will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Bhuj: Jesal Toral Samadhi (in Anjar) and Kutch (Anchorwala Ahinsha Dham & Koteshwar Mahadev Temple). There's still lots to do: admire nature's extreme beauty at White Desert Bhuj, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shree Swaminarayan Temple Bhuj, examine the collection at Aina Mahal, and step into the grandiose world of Pragmahal Palace.

For other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Bhuj trip maker tool .

You can fly from Ahmedabad to Bhuj in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Bhuj can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to drive to Dwarka.

Things to do in Bhuj

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Kutch, Jesal Toral Samadhi
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Shree Swaminarayan Temple Bhuj ©
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Bhuj
White Desert Of Kutch ©
White Desert Of Kutch
Dattatreya Temple at Kalo Dungar ©
Dattatreya Temple at Kalo Dungar

2
nights
Dwarka

Dwarka ©
Way out west, the small city of Dwarka has a long history of pilgrimage, as a place central to Hindu mythology and belief.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): head off the coast to Beyt Dwarika, then don't miss a visit to Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Dwarka, and then make a trip to Dwarkadhish Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu): make a trip to Gopi Talab, take in the spiritual surroundings of Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Temple, walk around Gomti Ghat, take in the spiritual surroundings of Rukshamanee Mandir, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bhadkeshwar Mahadev Temple, and finally don't miss a visit to Sudama Setu (Sudama Bridge).

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Dwarka travel route planning site .

Drive from Bhuj to Dwarka in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can drive to Somnath.

Things to do in Dwarka

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Shree Dwarkadhish Temple ©
Shree Dwarkadhish Temple
Beyt Dwarika ©
Beyt Dwarika
Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Temple ©
Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Temple

3
nights
Somnath

Somnath ©
Tourism in Somnath (officially known as Prabhas Patan) revolves around its famous Jyotirlinga of Shiva.
Family-friendly places like Somnath Mahadev Temple and Gita Mandir will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Somnath: Gir National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary (in Junagadh) and Sasan Gir (Devalia Safari Park & Sasan Gir National Park). There's more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bhalka Tirth and don't miss a visit to Triveni Sangam.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Somnath day trip app .

Traveling by car from Dwarka to Somnath takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Somnath

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trips

Sasan Gir, Gir National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary
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Somnath Mahadev Temple ©
Somnath Mahadev Temple
Devalia Safari Park ©
Devalia Safari Park

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