12 days in India Itinerary

12 days in India Itinerary

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12 days in India Itinerary

Start: Nadiad
Drive:  5​h 30​min
1
Rajkot
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Junagadh
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Porbandar
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Jamnagar
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
End: Nadiad

1
night
Rajkot

Rajkot ©
Visit Mahatma Gandhi's childhood home and other cultural attractions in Rajkot, a large industrial city with a historical old town.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Chotila, identify plant and animal life at Rampara Wildlife Sanctuary, take an in-depth tour of Mahatma Gandhi Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at Nyara River, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagat Mandir, and finally examine the collection at Rotary Dolls Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Ramakrishna Ashrama, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shri Ramanath Dham, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Khambhalida Buddhist Caves, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Osam Hill.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Rajkot road trip planning tool .

Nadiad to Rajkot is an approximately 5-hour car ride. In December in Rajkot, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Junagadh.

Things to do in Rajkot

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Gondal, Chotila
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Chotila ©
Chotila
Shri  Ramanath Dham ©
Shri Ramanath Dham
Osam Hill ©
Osam Hill

3
nights
Junagadh

Junagadh ©
The ancient and storied town of Junagadh boasts a wealth of historic sites and places of pilgrimage.
Shree Khodaldham and Bordevi are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Neminath Jain Mandir and Tirupati Balaji Khorasa. Get out of town with these interesting Junagadh side-trips: Chorwad Beach (in Chorwad), Shree Khodaldham Mandir - Kagvad (in Virpur) and Devalia Safari Park (in Sasan Gir). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Ahmedpur Mandvi Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dattatreya Temple, take in the awesome beauty at Dataar Hills, and see the interesting displays at Darbar Hall Museum.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Junagadh road trip app .

Drive from Rajkot to Junagadh in 2.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Junagadh can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Porbandar.

Things to do in Junagadh

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Chorwad Beach, Devalia Safari Park, Shree Khodaldham, Shree Khodaldham Mandir - Kagvad, Tirupati Balaji Khorasa
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Shree Khodaldham ©
Shree Khodaldham
Shree Khodaldham Mandir - Kagvad ©
Shree Khodaldham Mandir - Kagvad
Neminath Jain Mandir ©
Neminath Jain Mandir

3
nights
Porbandar

Porbandar ©
Porbandar is a coastal city in the Indian state of Gujarat, perhaps best known for being the birthplace of Mahatma Gandhi and Sudama (friend of Lord Krishna). Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): kick back and relax at Madhavpur Beach, kick back and relax at Chowpaty Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Harsiddhi Mataji Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tara Mandir Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bharat Mandir, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sai Baba's Mandir Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Rangbai Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Hari Mandir Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Raj Mahal - Huzoor Palace, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sudama Mandir Temple, then contemplate the long history of Kirti Mandir Temple, and finally admire the striking features of Satyanarayan's Mandir Temple.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Porbandar visit planner .

You can drive from Junagadh to Porbandar in 2.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Jamnagar.

Things to do in Porbandar

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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Ghumli ©
Ghumli
Bharat Mandir ©
Bharat Mandir
Raj Mahal - Huzoor Palace ©
Raj Mahal - Huzoor Palace

3
nights
Jamnagar

Jamnagar ©
Home to one of the world's biggest refineries, Jamnagar's modern facade often eclipses its natural and cultural charms.
Get outdoors at Narara Marine National Park and Pirotan Island. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Mota Ashapura Maa Temple and Lakhota Palace and Museum. Go for a jaunt from Jamnagar to Bhuj to see Aath Koti Nani Paksh Jain Sthanak about 1h 55 min away. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Aradhana Dham, stroll through Sivrajpur Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Balachari Beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at Khijadiya Bird Sanctuary.

For where to stay and more tourist information, go to the Jamnagar sightseeing planner .

Traveling by car from Porbandar to Jamnagar takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in December, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jamnagar

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Aath Koti Nani Paksh Jain Sthanak, Narara Marine National Park
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Narara Marine National Park ©
Narara Marine National Park
Aradhana Dham ©
Aradhana Dham
Lakhota Palace and Museum ©
Lakhota Palace and Museum

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