40 days in Gujarat Itinerary

40 days in Gujarat Itinerary

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40 days in Gujarat Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Drive:  2​h 15​min
1
Modhera
— 1 day
Drive:  6​h 30​min
2
Bhuj
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Kutch
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Dwarka
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Porbandar
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
6
Somnath
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
7
Junagadh
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
8
Rajkot
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
9
Bhavnagar
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
10
Surat
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
11
Vadodara
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
12
Ahmedabad
— 6 nights
End: Ahmedabad

1
day
Modhera

Modhera ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Maatangi Modheshwari Temple and then don't miss a visit to Modhera Sun Temple.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Modhera trip planner.

Ahmedabad to Modhera is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. In December, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 15°C. On the 5th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bhuj.

Things to do in Modhera

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 5 — 6:
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Modhera Sun Temple ©
Modhera Sun Temple

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.
Go for a jaunt from Bhuj to Mandvi to see Vijay Vilas Palace about 1h 45 min away. And it doesn't end there: explore the fascinating landscape at White Desert, don't miss a visit to Shri Krishna Pranami Tempal, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Aath Koti Nani Paksh Jain Sthanak, and step into the grandiose world of Pragmahal Palace.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bhuj trip planner.

Traveling by car from Modhera to Bhuj takes 6 hours. In December, daytime highs in Bhuj are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kutch.

Things to do in Bhuj

Museums Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Vijay Vilas Palace
Find places to stay Dec 5 — 9:
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Aina Mahal ©
Aina Mahal
White Desert ©
White Desert
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Bhuj ©
Shree Swaminarayan Temple Bhuj

4
nights
Kutch

Kutch ©
Kutch is known for nature, wildlife, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Great Rann of Kutch, look for all kinds of wild species at Indian Wild Ass Sanctuary, pause for some photo ops at Shyamji Krishna Varma Smarak, and Head underground at Siyot Caves.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Kutch trip builder website .

You can drive from Bhuj to Kutch in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in December, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Dwarka.

Things to do in Kutch

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Great Rann of Kutch ©
Great Rann of Kutch
Kala Dungar ©
Kala Dungar
Chhari Dhand Bird Sanctuary ©
Chhari Dhand Bird Sanctuary

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 14th (Fri): head off the coast to Beyt Dwarika, then don't miss a visit to Dwarkadhish Temple, and then make a trip to Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, Dwarka. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhadkeshwar Mahadev Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rukshamanee Mandir, don't miss a visit to Gomti Ghat, then make a trip to Siddheshwar Mahadev Mandir, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Nageshwar Shiva Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Temple.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Dwarka visit planner .

You can drive from Kutch to Dwarka in 8.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Porbandar.

Things to do in Dwarka

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Find places to stay Dec 13 — 15:
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Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Temple ©
Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Temple
Dwarkadhish Temple ©
Dwarkadhish Temple
Beyt Dwarika ©
Beyt Dwarika

4
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). Porbandar is known for historic sites, beaches, parks, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Kirti Mandir Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Khimeshwar Temple, admire the striking features of Bileshwar Shiva Temple, and enjoy the sand and surf at Rangbai Beach.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Porbandar trip planner.

You can drive from Dwarka to Porbandar in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Somnath.

Things to do in Porbandar

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 15 — 19:
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Sri Hari Mandir Temple ©
Sri Hari Mandir Temple
Khimeshwar Temple ©
Khimeshwar Temple
Sudama Mandir Temple ©
Sudama Mandir Temple

2
nights
Somnath

Somnath ©
Tourism in Somnath (officially known as Prabhas Patan) revolves around its famous Jyotirlinga of Shiva.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Panch Pandava Gufa or Hinglaj Mataji Gufa, don't miss a visit to Gita Mandir, don't miss a visit to Triveni Sangam, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Laxmi Narayan Mandir, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Somnath Mahadev Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dehotsarg Teerth. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhalka Tirth, make a trip to Prachi Tirth, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Parshuram Temple, then kick back and relax at Veraval Beach, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamnath Mahadev Temple.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Somnath online trip builder .

Drive from Porbandar to Somnath in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Junagadh.

Things to do in Somnath

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Veraval Beach
Find places to stay Dec 19 — 21:
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Somnath Mahadev Temple ©
Somnath Mahadev Temple
Bhalka Tirth ©
Bhalka Tirth
Triveni Sangam ©
Triveni Sangam

4
nights
Junagadh

Junagadh ©
The ancient and storied town of Junagadh boasts a wealth of historic sites and places of pilgrimage.
Junagadh is known for wildlife, historic sites, nature, zoos & aquariums, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Gir National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary, take in the spiritual surroundings of Neminath Jain Mandir, take in nature's colorful creations at Moti Baug, and delve into the distant past at Girnar Temples.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Junagadh tour builder .

You can drive from Somnath to Junagadh in 2 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Rajkot.

Things to do in Junagadh

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Girnar Temples
Find places to stay Dec 21 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Girnar ©
Girnar
Dataar Hills ©
Dataar Hills

3
nights
Rajkot

Rajkot ©
Visit Mahatma Gandhi's childhood home and other cultural attractions in Rajkot, a large industrial city with a historical old town.
Take a break from Rajkot with a short trip to Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in Gondal, about 54 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shri Ramakrishna Ashrama, tour the pleasant surroundings at Pradyuman Park, examine the collection at Rotary Dolls Museum, and admire all the interesting features of Rajkumar College.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Rajkot online trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Junagadh to Rajkot takes 2 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Rajkot can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Bhavnagar.

Things to do in Rajkot

Theme Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Shri Swaminarayan Mandir
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Funworld Rajkot ©
Funworld Rajkot
Shri Ramakrishna Ashrama ©
Shri Ramakrishna Ashrama
Rotary Dolls Museum ©
Rotary Dolls Museum

2
nights
Bhavnagar

Bhavnagar ©
Bhavnagar is a city in the Bhavnagar district of the Saurashtra region of the Gujarat state of India. On the 29th (Sat), stroll through Victoria Park, kick back and relax at Ghogha Beach, then make a trip to Aksharwadi Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Takhteshwar Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sampriti Raja Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shri Adishwar Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Khodiyar Mandir, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Nishkalang Mahadev Temple.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Bhavnagar road trip planning site .

You can drive from Rajkot to Bhavnagar in 4 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Bhavnagar can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to Surat.

Things to do in Bhavnagar

Historic Sites Parks Beaches
Find places to stay Dec 28 — 30:
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Takhteshwar Temple ©
Takhteshwar Temple
Nishkalang Mahadev Temple ©
Nishkalang Mahadev Temple

4
nights
Surat

Surat ©
Off the map for most international tourists heading to India, the major industrial city of Surat has a long heritage in diamond-cutting and textile manufacturing.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Surat: Andheshwar Mahadev Temple (in Navsari) and Bharuch (Nilkantheshwar Mahadev, Gayatri Mata Temple, & more). There's much more to do: browse the different shops at VR Surat, don't miss a visit to Chintamani Jain Temple, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Jagdishchandra Bose Aquarium, and enjoy the sand and surf at Dumas Beach.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Surat trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Bhavnagar to Surat in 7 hours. In December in Surat, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Vadodara.

Things to do in Surat

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Bharuch, Andheshwar Mahadev Temple
Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 3:
Highlights from your plan
Ambika Niketan Temple ©
Ambika Niketan Temple
VR Surat ©
VR Surat
Jagdishchandra Bose Aquarium ©
Jagdishchandra Bose Aquarium

4
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Swaminarayan Temple (in Narmada) and Kayavarohan Shiva Temple (in Kayavarohan). The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Lukshmi Vilas Palace, examine the collection at Baroda Museum And Picture Gallery, contemplate the waterfront views at Sursagar Lake, and tee off at Gaekwad Baroda Golf Club.

Find out how to plan Vadodara trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by train from Surat to Vadodara takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Ahmedabad.

Things to do in Vadodara

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Kayavarohan Shiva Temple, Swaminarayan Temple
Find places to stay Jan 3 — 7:
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Lukshmi Vilas Palace ©
Lukshmi Vilas Palace
Sayaji Baug ©
Sayaji Baug
EME Temple ©
EME Temple

6
nights
Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad ©
The state's commercial, if not political hub, Ahmedabad stands as a sprawling metropolis with some important historical sites.
Ahmedabad is known for historic sites, nature, museums, shopping, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Sabarmati Ashram / Mahatma Gandhi's Home, contemplate the waterfront views at Kankaria Lake, take in the waterfront at Sabarmati Riverfront, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Temple, Ahmedabad.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Ahmedabad trip maker tool .

Traveling by car from Vadodara to Ahmedabad takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In January, daytime highs in Ahmedabad are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. On the 13th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ahmedabad

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Find places to stay Jan 7 — 13:
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Akshardham ©
Akshardham
Sabarmati Riverfront ©
Sabarmati Riverfront

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