17 days in Gujarat Itinerary

17 days in Gujarat Itinerary

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17 days in Gujarat Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly:  7​h 30​min
1
Bhuj
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Kutch
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Dwarka
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
4
Gir National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Somnath
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Junagadh
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
7
Rajkot
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
8
Bhavnagar
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
9
Ahmedabad
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): make a trip to Bhujia Hill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sat): examine the collection at Kranti Tirth for Shyamji Krishna Varma, make a trip to Jain Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shree Swaminarayan Temple Bhuj, and finally delve into the distant past at Chattardi.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Bhuj online itinerary maker .

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Bhuj is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. When traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Bhuj: temperatures range from 43°C by day to 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kutch.

Things to do in Bhuj

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Jesal Toral Samadhi, Jain Temple
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Chattardi ©
Chattardi
Bhujia Hill ©
Bhujia Hill
Jain Temple ©
Jain Temple

1
night
Kutch

Kutch
To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Kutch road trip website .

Getting from Bhuj to Kutch by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 43°C in October, and nighttime lows around 27°C. You will leave for Dwarka on the 21st (Mon).

Things to do in Kutch

Parks Wildlife Nature
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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 21st (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Rukshamanee Mandir, don't miss a visit to Dwarkadhish Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dwarkadhish Temple, then make a trip to Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Dwarka, and finally enjoy the sea views from Dwarka Lighthouse. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Temple, then step off the mainland to explore Beyt Dwarika, then make a trip to Siddheshwar Mahadev Mandir, and finally make a trip to Sudama Setu (Sudama Bridge).

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Dwarka vacation builder .

Traveling by car from Kutch to Dwarka takes 8.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Gir National Park.

Things to do in Dwarka

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Dwarkadhish Temple
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Dwarkadhish Temple ©
Dwarkadhish Temple
Dwarkadhish Temple ©
Dwarkadhish Temple
Sudama Setu (Sudama Bridge) ©
Sudama Setu (Sudama Bridge)

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nights
Gir National Park

Gir National Park ©
Gir National Park, known to be the last sanctuary of the Asiatic lion, spreads across 1,412 sq km (877 sq mi) of thick dry forest and plains.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Devalia Safari Park, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Khodiyar Temple, and then admire the sheer force of Jamjir Waterfall. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Kankai Mata Temple and then explore the striking landscape of Sasan Gir National Park.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Gir National Park trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Dwarka to Gir National Park takes 6.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can drive to Somnath.

Things to do in Gir National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Khodiyar Temple
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Devalia Safari Park ©
Devalia Safari Park
Kankai Mata Temple ©
Kankai Mata Temple
Jamjir Waterfall ©
Jamjir Waterfall

1
night
Somnath

Somnath ©
Tourism in Somnath (officially known as Prabhas Patan) revolves around its famous Jyotirlinga of Shiva.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bhalka Tirth, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamnath Mahadev Temple, don't miss a visit to Prabhas Patan Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Somnath Mahadev Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dehotsarg Teerth, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Parshuram Temple.

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You can drive from Gir National Park to Somnath in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Junagadh.

Things to do in Somnath

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches
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Somnath Mahadev Temple ©
Somnath Mahadev Temple
Shree Ram Mandir - Somnath Trust ©
Shree Ram Mandir - Somnath Trust
Prabhas Patan Museum ©
Prabhas Patan Museum

1
night
Junagadh

Junagadh ©
The ancient and storied town of Junagadh boasts a wealth of historic sites and places of pilgrimage.
On the 26th (Sat), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Sakkarbaug Zoological Gardens.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Junagadh trip planner.

Drive from Somnath to Junagadh in 2 hours. In October in Junagadh, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to drive to Rajkot.

Things to do in Junagadh

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums
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Girnar ©
Girnar
Sakkarbaug Zoological Gardens ©
Sakkarbaug Zoological Gardens
Mahabat Maqbara ©
Mahabat Maqbara

2
nights
Rajkot

Rajkot ©
Visit Mahatma Gandhi's childhood home and other cultural attractions in Rajkot, a large industrial city with a historical old town.
For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Rajkot planner .

You can drive from Junagadh to Rajkot in 2.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Rajkot can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. On the 29th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bhavnagar.

Things to do in Rajkot

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Chotila
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Shri Ramakrishna Ashrama ©
Shri Ramakrishna Ashrama
Rotary Dolls Museum ©
Rotary Dolls Museum
Chotila ©
Chotila

3
nights
Bhavnagar

Bhavnagar ©
Bhavnagar is a city in the Bhavnagar district of the Saurashtra region of the Gujarat state of India. On the 29th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhavani Mandir. On the 30th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Vishal Jain Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Malnath Mahadev Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Takhteshwar Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sampriti Raja Temple.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Bhavnagar day trip tool .

You can drive from Rajkot to Bhavnagar in 4 hours. October in Bhavnagar sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel to Ahmedabad.

Things to do in Bhavnagar

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Vishal Jain Museum
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Takhteshwar Temple ©
Takhteshwar Temple
Piram Bet Island ©
Piram Bet Island
Barton Library ©
Barton Library

2
nights
Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad ©
The state's commercial, if not political hub, Ahmedabad stands as a sprawling metropolis with some important historical sites.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Room Escape Games and Gurudwara Gobind Dham. Step out of Ahmedabad with an excursion to Adalaj Trimandir in Gandhinagar--about 34 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Sabarmati Ashram / Mahatma Gandhi's Home, don't miss a visit to Camp Hanuman Mandir, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dada Bhagwan Temple, and contemplate the waterfront views at Kankaria Lake.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Ahmedabad day trip planning tool .

Drive from Bhavnagar to Ahmedabad in 4 hours. In November in Ahmedabad, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ahmedabad

Historic Sites Shopping Nature

Side Trip

Adalaj Trimandir
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Room Escape Games
Dada Bhagwan Temple ©
Dada Bhagwan Temple

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