BEST OF KUTCH TOUR (07 nights/08 days)
Day 01 : Ahmedabad - Little Rann of Kutch (Approx. 90kms /2hrs)-Today, proceed for Little Rann of Kutch. On arrival check in to the resort. Explore the desert by open jeep in the Little Rann of Kutch, where one can sight animals like Wild-Ass, Desert Fox, Blue Bull, Blackbuck, Wolf, Jackal and few species of snakes & many species of birds also one can visit the home of Rabari and Banjara are the two important tribes of the region. Overnight stay at Little Rann of Kutch.
Day 02: Little Rann of Kutch - Bhuj (Approx. 285kms/6hrs)-Today morning after breakfast, check out from the hotel & later proceed to Bhuj. On arrival check in to the hotel. Balance day free for leisure. At evening visit Swaminarayan temple. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 03 : Bhuj Local Sightseeing & Bhujodi-Today morning after breakfast proceed to visit places like Aina Mahal Museum (Thu & Public Holiday Close), Pragmahal Museum (Public Holiday Close), Kutch Museum (Wed Close & 2nd & 4th Sat & Public Holidays Close) Bhartiya Sanskriti Darsan Exhibition Museum (2nd & 4th Sat & Public Holidays Close) & Cenotaphs of Royal Family. After noon proceed to visit Hiralaxmi Memorial Craft Museum at Bhujodi. Balance day free for leisure. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 04 : Bhuj – Banni & Pachham Region – Great Rann of Kutch (Dhordo) (Approx. 175kms/4hrs)-Today, morning after breakfast check out from the hotel & proceed to visit Hodka Village & Dhordo village, Enroute visit of explore the Banni and Pachcham regions and the edge of the Great Rann of Kutch. Later proceed to Dhordo village. The Dhordo Village is set on the edge of Indo-Pak border, north of Bhuj and is renowned for its White desert, bird watching and craft Villages. Kutch Ranotsav (Dec-Jan) has made Dhordo a renowned destination. Dhordo also provides excellent opportunity for guests for bird watching around the area in winter (Oct-March) when a lot of Migratory birds arrive for nesting. Villages around here is where experiential travellers arrive for visiting craft villages. Overnight stay at resort
Day 05: Great Rann of Kutch Excursion – Tribal Village & Kalo Dungar (Approx. 175kms/4hrs)-Today morning after breakfast proceed to visit some villages, Bhirandiyara village, Ludiya village and Khavda village. Later visit Kalo Dungar (Black Hill) and Dattatray Temple, which provides the view of the Great Rann & sunset. Later back to Dhordo. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 06: Great Rann of Kutch – Mata No Madh – Lakhapat – Narayan Sarovar – Koteshwar – Nakhtrana (Approx. 350kms/7hrs)-Today morning after breakfast proceed to Nakhtrana via visit Mata no Madh - the famous temple of Ashapura Mata. At Lakhpat visit Lakhpat Fort, unique Gurudwara and a beautiful tomb of Gosh Muhammad (famous saint) constructed with hard black stone. Visit Narayan Sarovar is one of the most sacred sites in Hindu religion and is considered to be the third sacred. Also visit Koteshwer Shiva Temple. Later depart to Nakhatrana. On arrival check in to the hotel. Balance Da Free at Leisure to Explore the Wildlife around. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 07: Nakhtrana – Bhuj/Mandvi (Approx. 150kms/3hrs)-Today, proceed to the coastal town Mandvi. Visit Vijay Villas Palace - summer retreat of the royal family & Shyamji Krishna Varma Memorial, to know about the great freedom fighter. Balance your day free for many activities based on your interest like, Visit Shipping Yard at Mandvi Port one can go and visit the men at work, shaping the great vessels with hand tools and coaxing the seasoned timber into shape. The carrying capacity of these boats can vary from 250 tons to 1000 tons. or spend the balance day at the Beach. Overnight stay at the hotel. (Bhuj/Mandvi)
Day 08 : Bhuj/Mandvi – Ahmedabad (Approx. 390kms - 7.5hrs)-Today morning after breakfast check out from the hotel & proceed to Ahmedabad for Drop you to Airport /railway station, return Home with Happy Memories of Gujarat "Khushboo Gujarat Ki".
• 07 Nights accommodation in above mentioned Hotel / Similar.
• Daily Buffet Meals (Veg Only) as per the meal plan.
• 08 Days Private AC Vehicle (INDIGO/INNOVA) on disposal from “Ahmedabad to Ahmedabad” for Sightseeing & Transfers as per the itinerary.
• Toll Tax, Parking, Driver Allowance, Night Charges, Permits etc.
• All Govt. Taxes.
• Railway Ticket / Airway Tickets.
• Forest fees at Little Rann of Kutch.
• Meals not mentioned in the itinerary.
• Entry fees to monuments and other places which are included in itinerary.
• Anything not mentioned in the package includes.
• Porter age at hotels and airports, tips, insurance, laundry, liquors, wine.
• All items of personal nature.
• Any cost arising due to natural calamities like landslides, roadblocks, etc
• Any increase in taxes or fuel leading to an increase in surface transportation.