Unique about this tour:
Comprising of the scenic beauty such as Goa, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, West India is one of the most popular places to visit among the young and the olds. Rich heritage beauty of the flora and fauna enchanting temples and churches, mesmerizing beaches and the evidence of glorifying history in its architecture attracts the tourists and the admirers of the scenic beauty. We invite our patrons to peek at our sample West India itinerary and take it as a starting point for their dream vacation into land of astounding and breath taking.
All accommodation at Five Star Deluxe Propertiesor Equivalent including breakfast on daily basis
All road transfers (Inter City / City) in Luxury Vehicles
All Domestic transfers – Air / Rail
To start the beautiful journey, we all will be gathering up in Mumbai and our first destination of our tour will be Bhuj. It is said that this city offers an excellent hospitality in this modern world.
To reach Bhuj we are going to take early morning flight from Mumbai. In Bhuj we are going to stay in luxury Reganta Resort. This resort gives a unique combination of local and contemporary architect. As the journey started little early so after breakfast,we will give some time to our guest so that they can rest and enjoy spa facility. Our first destination in the city is Aina Mahal- Palace of Mirrors built in 18th century by Mater Craftsman Ramsinh Malam, who trained as an artist for 17 years in Europe. Our next stop will be Prag Mahal- an Italian Gothic style in middle of Bhuj isn’t it diverse. Designed by Colonel Henry Saint Wilkins during the reign of King Pragmalji. As our guest travelled from different countries and it’s our first day of tour, we will end our day early so that our guest can rest properly. Dinner will be served in hotel itself.
Today we are going to the place which is world famous for its Ajrakh print (block printing on cloth) at Ajrakhpur Village, this art form was introduced 400 Yrs ago. Once done with breakfast we will check-out from the hotel and move to Ajrakhpur village which is 30 Min by road. We will have lunch in village and exploring village food and traditions. After exploring the village we will move forward to our next destination of Rann of Kutch: The White Desert. Here we are going to stay in luxury Tented AC accommodation in Desert. The local welcomes the visitors from across the globe to savor in local delicacies and to witness the culture and hospitality of Kutch. Hot Air Balloonride, Birding Para Motoring, ATVand many more activities can be enjoyed here. After some adventure now it’s time to cater hunger call, there are food stalls at every corner with authentic cultural food which is a must to try. With this we will end our day.
If after yesterday you are left with some adventurous sports morning is the best time to do it especially watching sunrise in Hot Air Balloon is must. With sunrise we will have some breakfast then we will go to the village Bhirandriya and Gandhi Nu-Gam. Bhirandriya- the Embroidery village, the best thing to travel in India is that in this modern world India is doing its best in keeping ancient creative traditions alive. In this village the embroidery work is an absolute treat to the eyes. We will have lunch in the village exploring local food. After lunch we will move to Gandhi Nu Gaam, it is a small handicraft village popular for their well decorated Bhungas that is Mud Huts in which they live in. There you will also experience variety of crafts such as copper bells, leather bags, mirror work, puppet making and more. Next we will be going back to Rann Utsav to enjoy Rock climbing, Rappelling, Giant wing, High Rope Course, Zipline and there is a Club House too with Table Tennis, Carrom, Pool, Chess, Trampoline to ATV Ride, Para motoring, Camel Cart and many more. With all these activities now its time for relaxation and with this we will end our day by giving our guest some free time so that they can explore themselves the true colors of White Desert.
Today we will take the tour to next destination Ahmedabad. It is the largest city in the state of Gujarat, established by the Muslim ruler Ahmed Shah in 1411 AD on the bank of Sabarmati River. The city has the great architectural tradition reflected in many exquisite monuments, temples and modern buildings. After breakfast in the morning we will hit the road to Kandla which takes an hour by road and from there we will be taking flight to our destination which will take approximately little over an hour. In Ahmedabad we are going to stay in a luxury five-star hotel Crowne Plaza. After rest and lunch we will go to our first stop to explore the city starting with Sabarmati Ashram. M.K Gandhi led his Dandi March also known as Salt Satyagraha from here only and it was his base here. Next stop will be Hathi Singh Jain Temple, constructed in 1850 AD is a very famous Jain Temple. It was named after the founder Seth Hathi Singh. A marvelous architect made of white marble, styling and designing that consists of intricate carvings is worth a visit. Our last destination of the day will be the Manek Chowk situated in old Ahmedabad surrounded by historical structures. It is famous for its street food and tasting the local cultural street food is a must.
We will start our day a little early with the Heritage Walk of the city which is a must. After finishing breakfast we will start our Heritage Walk which will be covering the whole city and will be for 3 hours. After knowing the history of the city we will be visiting Dada Hari Ki Vav- step wells. It's an Islamic architecture built five hundred years ago during the reign of Sultan Mahmud Begada. The steps are a work of art showcasing excellent craftsmanship and depicting the heritage of the city. Next will be Calcio Museum of Textile, built in 1949 by Gautam Sarabhai and his sister Gira Sarabhai when Gujarat was famous for its textiles. The purpose of the museum is to empower the vast textile heritage of India. One can see the history alive in the vast collections. We will stop for lunch in city and take a pause to recollect our energies. After lunch we will be going to our next stop Jhulta Minar popularly known as Shaking Minarets. The unique architects have left the engineers astonished for many centuries. The special thing about these minarets is no one is able to explain that one minaret shakes then why the other minaret vibrates and that though they are connected with a passage which remains stationery. After seeing this fabulous architecture, we will end our day with shopping at Law Garden and giving some leisure time to our guest.
Statue of Unity- world's tallest statue , it's the sculpture of India's first Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affair, Minister of Information and Minister of States Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. His name is remembered as the Iron man who took command when people of India were drifting away. He commendably united 562 princely states together and formed one nation. The statue is built in honor of this fearless leader who bought the nation together and is named as Statue of Unity. So today after breakfast we will be visiting Statue of Unity which is three and a half hour run hour by road. And here we will be staying in Narmada Tent City. The tents are beautifully located in the shadow of the statue which gives the marvelous view of statue itself and also of the nature. Also, the unique thing about the place is Sardar Sarovar Dam- The Jewel of River Narmada, is the world's second largest dam in terms of size and volume. After reaching we will check-in and have lunch and move forward to see the The Statue of Unity. There we will also be having panoramic view alongside the statue in a Heavy Load Open Lift. In evening we will be seeing laser light and sound show and with this we will end our day. Dinner will be done in the tent house.
Today we will be going to our next destination which is Nashik. Here are two totally different things for which this place is famous for one it is called as "Wine Capital of India" as half of India's vineyard and wineries are located here and other is it also known as Hindu Pilgrimage site and is also known as "Ancient Holy City of Maharashtra". To reach Nashik we have to come back to Ahmedabad which is again three and a half hour road trip and from there we will board flight which will take one hour fifteen minutes. In Nashik we are going to stay in "Resort Beyond by Sula" a luxury vineyard property with majestic scenery of Gangapur Lake. We will reach our resort by lunch time andafter having lunch we will go for the wine yard tour. There are five steps of tasting wines, the team will take you to every step along the way in the making of the wine. We will spend and end our day in leisure and relaxing at the perfect spot one can think of that is in the wine yards.