9 days in Gujarat & Diu Itinerary

9 days in Gujarat & Diu Itinerary

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9 days in Gujarat & Diu Itinerary

Start: Pune
Drive:  11​h
1
Ahmedabad
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 15​min
2
Dwarka
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Diu
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Somnath
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 15​min
5
Rajkot
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
6
Vadodara
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 45​min
End: Pune

2
nights
Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad ©
The state's commercial, if not political hub, Ahmedabad stands as a sprawling metropolis with some important historical sites.
Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Kankaria Lake, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Akshardham, then steep yourself in history at Sabarmati Ashram / Mahatma Gandhi's Home, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Sabarmati Riverfront.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Ahmedabad tour itinerary maker .

Pune to Ahmedabad is an approximately 1.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. December in Ahmedabad sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 15°C at night. On the 24th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Dwarka.

Things to do in Ahmedabad

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Kankaria Lake ©
Kankaria Lake
Akshardham ©
Akshardham

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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Nageshwar Shiva Temple, make a trip to Dwarkadhish Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bhadkeshwar Mahadev Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rukshamanee Mandir.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Dwarka trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Ahmedabad to Dwarka takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to drive to Somnath.

Things to do in Dwarka

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites
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nights
Diu

Diu ©
The main town on the island of the same name, Diu connects to the south coast of Gujurat by bridge.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Diu Fort and Gangeshwar Temple. Visiting Nagoa Beach and Chakratirth Beach will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Ghogla Beach, see the interesting displays at Shell Museum, make a trip to I.N.S.Khukery, and head outdoors with Naida Caves.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Diu holiday planning app .

Getting from Dwarka to Diu by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to drive to Somnath.

Things to do in Diu

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Nagoa Beach ©
Nagoa Beach
Diu Fort ©
Diu Fort
Gangeshwar Temple ©
Gangeshwar Temple

few
hours
Somnath

Somnath
Tourism in Somnath (officially known as Prabhas Patan) revolves around its famous Jyotirlinga of Shiva.
To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Somnath trip planner .

Traveling by car from Diu to Somnath takes 1.5 hours. On the 27th (Thu), you're off toRajkot.

Things to do in Somnath

Parks Historic Sites Tours
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1
night
Rajkot

Rajkot ©
Visit Mahatma Gandhi's childhood home and other cultural attractions in Rajkot, a large industrial city with a historical old town.
On the 28th (Fri), examine the collection at Rotary Dolls Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Ramakrishna Ashrama, then browse the different shops at Crystal Mall, and finally look for gifts at Jay Siyaram Pendawala.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Rajkot trip planner .

Traveling by car from Somnath to Rajkot takes 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in December, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Vadodara.

Things to do in Rajkot

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Shopping
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Crystal Mall ©
Crystal Mall
Shri Ramakrishna Ashrama ©
Shri Ramakrishna Ashrama
Rotary Dolls Museum ©
Rotary Dolls Museum

1
night
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.
You've now added Statue Of Unity to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Statue Of Unity, contemplate the waterfront views at Sursagar Lake, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at EME Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Baroda, Sri Sri Radha Shyamasundar Mandir Temple.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Vadodara route planner .

Getting from Rajkot to Vadodara by car takes about 5.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vadodara

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Statue Of Unity
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EME Temple ©
EME Temple
Sursagar Lake ©
Sursagar Lake

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