7 days in Western India Itinerary

7 days in Western India Itinerary

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Fly
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Rajkot
— 1 day
Drive
2
Jamnagar
— 1 night
Drive
3
Dwarka
— 1 night
Drive
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Porbandar
— 1 night
Drive
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Sasan Gir
— 1 night
Drive
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Diu, Diu Island
— 1 night
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Ahmedabad
— 1 night
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Rajkot

— 1 day
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 15th (Fri): examine the collection at Rotary Dolls Museum and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jagat Mandir.

To find reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Rajkot trip planner.

New Delhi to Rajkot is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in October, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Jamnagar.

Things to do in Rajkot

Historic Sites · Museums
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Jamnagar

— 1 night

World's Oil City

Home to one of the world's biggest refineries, Jamnagar's modern facade often eclipses its natural and cultural charms.
On the 16th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Lakhota Talav and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bala Hanuman Temple.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Jamnagar trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Rajkot to Jamnagar takes 2 hours. In October in Jamnagar, expect temperatures between 43°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Dwarka.

Things to do in Jamnagar

Nature · Historic Sites · Parks
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Dwarka

— 1 night
Way out west, the small city of Dwarka has a long history of pilgrimage, as a place central to Hindu mythology and belief.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Temple and then make a trip to Shree Dwarkadhish Temple.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Dwarka vacation builder app.

Traveling by car from Jamnagar to Dwarka takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to drive to Porbandar.

Things to do in Dwarka

Historic Sites
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Porbandar

— 1 night
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). On the 18th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Hari Mandir Temple and then steep yourself in history at Kirti Mandir Temple.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Porbandar trip planner.

Traveling by car from Dwarka to Porbandar takes 2.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Porbandar are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Sasan Gir.

Things to do in Porbandar

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Sasan Gir

— 1 night
Fulfill your wildlife fantasies at Sasan Gir, the only place in Asia where you can still see lions roaming free in the wild.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): stroll through Sasan Gir National Park.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Sasan Gir online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Porbandar to Sasan Gir takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to drive to Diu.

Things to do in Sasan Gir

Nature · Wildlife · Parks
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Diu, Diu Island

— 1 night
The main town on the island of the same name, Diu connects to the south coast of Gujurat by bridge.
On the 20th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Diu Fort and then enjoy the sand and surf at Nagoa Beach.

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Drive from Sasan Gir to Diu in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Ahmedabad.

Things to do in Diu

Historic Sites · Beaches · Parks · Outdoors
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Ahmedabad

— 1 night

Manchester of India

The state's commercial, if not political hub, Ahmedabad stands as a sprawling metropolis with some important historical sites.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): take a leisurely stroll along Sabarmati Riverfront and then steep yourself in history at Sabarmati Ashram / Mahatma Gandhi's Home.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Ahmedabad day trip planning app.

You can fly from Diu to Ahmedabad in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Ahmedabad

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Daman and Diu travel guide

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Beaches · Historic Sites · Sacred & Religious Sites
An enclave at the estuary of Daman Ganga and Gujarati Island, Daman and Diu served as Portuguese trading outposts for nearly half a millennium. Tourism in Daman and Diu revolves around the territory's Portuguese colonial heritage, with impressive baroque cathedrals and majestic historic forts, plus long stretches of sand lined by hoka trees. Picturesque Diu island features many scenic beaches, where fishing huts provide a place to unwind and watch the sunset. Visit a cave system with mysterious tunnels dug by the Portuguese, and round out your holiday in Daman and Diu at an amusement or water park.