9 days in India Itinerary

9 days in India Itinerary

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9 days in India Itinerary

Start: Mangalore
+2
Fly + taxi + train:  10​h
1
Dwarka
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
2
Sasan Gir
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h
3
Ahmedabad
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Vadodara
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
End: Mangalore

1
night
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.
On the 6th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Dwarkadhish Temple, then make a trip to Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Dwarka, and then step off the mainland to explore Beyt Dwarika.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Dwarka trip site .

Mangalore to Dwarka is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Sasan Gir.

Things to do in Dwarka

Parks Nature
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Shree Dwarkadhish Temple ©
Shree Dwarkadhish Temple
Beyt Dwarika ©
Beyt Dwarika

3
nights
Sasan Gir

Sasan Gir ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Somnath (Somnath Mahadev Temple & Bhalka Tirth) and Junagadh (Jain Derasar, Dataar Hills, & more).

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Sasan Gir trip itinerary planning website .

Drive from Dwarka to Sasan Gir in 5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Ahmedabad.

Things to do in Sasan Gir

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Junagadh, Somnath
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Somnath Mahadev Temple ©
Somnath Mahadev Temple
Girnar ©
Girnar

2
nights
Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad ©
The state's commercial, if not political hub, Ahmedabad stands as a sprawling metropolis with some important historical sites.
On the 10th (Thu), take in the waterfront at Sabarmati Riverfront, steep yourself in history at Sabarmati Ashram / Mahatma Gandhi's Home, make a trip to Sidi Saeed Mosque, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Akshardham, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Kankaria Lake. On the 11th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jami Masjid, see the interesting displays at Calico Museum of Textiles, then admire the striking features of Adalaj Stepwell, then examine the collection at Auto World Vintage Car Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Hathee Singh Jain Temple.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Ahmedabad trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sasan Gir to Ahmedabad takes 7 hours. In October in Ahmedabad, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Vadodara.

Things to do in Ahmedabad

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Sabarmati Riverfront ©
Sabarmati Riverfront
Kankaria Lake ©
Kankaria Lake

2
nights
Vadodara

Vadodara ©
Tourism in Vadodara, the cultural capital of Gujarat, thrives on four major palace complexes, great regional dance performances, gardens and galleries, and a number of museums offering a wide variety of events, activities, and things to see.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Sursagar Lake, step into the grandiose world of Lukshmi Vilas Palace, then see the interesting displays at Maharaja Fatesingh Museum, then examine the collection at Baroda Museum And Picture Gallery, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Baroda, Sri Sri Radha Shyamasundar Mandir Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sun): stroll around Sayaji Baug, then take in the spiritual surroundings of EME Temple, and then play a few rounds at Gaekwad Baroda Golf Club.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Vadodara trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Ahmedabad to Vadodara in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vadodara

Parks Golf Outdoors
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Sayaji Baug ©
Sayaji Baug
Lukshmi Vilas Palace ©
Lukshmi Vilas Palace
EME Temple ©
EME Temple

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