Why is Diu not part of Gujarat

Tourasia India

Gujarat

Round trips

Somnath Temple

Unknown Gujarat

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The Gujarat Peninsula is an undiscovered gem on India's west coast. On this varied round trip away from the classic travel routes, you will learn interesting things about the life of Mahatma Gandhi in the Sabarmati Ashram. You will climb hills with thousands of Jain temples and stroll through the idyllic, formerly Portuguese town of Diu. Another highlight of this exciting trip is the safari in the Gir National Park, the lion's last natural habitat outside of Africa.

Ahmedabad Bhavnagar locality

hotel

The House of MG

Nilambagh

Gir National Park

Lion Safari Camp Radhika Beach Resort

• Private tour: departure daily (October 16 to June 14), with an English-speaking guide

Diu

HINTS

8 days / 7 nights from / to Mumbai B = breakfast, L = lunch, D = dinner

Four-horned antelope. You will reach Sasan Gir after a 6½ hour drive. Day 5: Gir National Park (B, L, D) In ​​the morning and afternoon you go on safari in a jeep and with a little luck you can observe some of the animals living in the park in their natural environment. Day 6: Gir National Park - Somnath - Diu (B) Today's drive to Diu Island takes about 4½ hours. On the way you will visit the impressive Somnath Temple with its beautiful location directly on the Arabian Sea. Day 7: Diu (B) On a half-day city tour you will see St. Paul's Church from the 17th century and the imposing fort, the landmark of the former Portuguese colony of Diu. The rest of the day is at your leisure. Enjoy the leisurely ambience of Diu amMeer and stroll through the labyrinth of small alleys with pretty Portuguese houses in the dreamy town. Day 8: Diu - Mumbai (B) The morning is again at your leisure, in the afternoon the return flight to Mumbai takes place. UNKNOWN GUJARATE Prices per person in CHF, 16.10.14–14.06.15 Dest: BOM

· The Gir National Park is closed from June 15 to October 15, but it can be closed earlier without prior notice due to weather conditions or animal counts. · Gujarat is a so-called «dry state», there is no alcohol. Diu is not part of Gujarat. · Our sales price includes the domestic flights Mumbai - Ahmedabad and Diu - Mumbai at the current price of CHF 440.– per person. We reserve the right to change fares. There are direct flights to Ahmedabad from several cities in India. Itinerary as described, from / to city hotel Mumbai English-speaking local tour guide (flights unaccompanied) Park safaris together with other participants, English-speaking park tour Accommodation in mid-range hotels Domestic flights Mumbai - Ahmedabad and Diu - Mumbai in economy class Meals as described All entrance fees · Implementation from 1 participant (price on request) PERFORMANCE PACKAGE

Day 1: Mumbai - Ahmedabad A one-hour domestic flight takes you from Mumbai to Ahmedabad in the morning. As an alternative, you can also cover this distance in the Shatabdi express train (duration approx. 7 hours, daily except Sunday). In the afternoon you start to explore the unknown treasures of Gujarat. You will visit the Hathee Singh Jain Temple, the Sidi Sayed Mosque and the Sabarmati Ashram founded by Mahatma Gandhi. As the last stop of the day, the imposing Adalaj stairwell is on the program. Day 2: Ahmedabad - Bhavnagar (B) The approximately 5½ hour journey takes you to the city of Bhavnagar, 210 kilometers away. It was founded in 1723 and gained its prosperity from the cotton trade and diamond industry. During a tour you will get to know the city. Day 3: Bhavnagar - Palitana - Bhavnagar (B) Over a period of 900 years, over 863 temples were built in the hills of Shatrunjaya near the city of Palitana. Without a doubt, the holy pilgrimage site of the Jain believers is one of the greatest attractions in Gujarat. The tour of the important temples must first be earned by climbing approx. 3,750 steps. Day 4: Bhavnagar - Gir National Park (B, D) The Gir National Park is home to the only wild population of the Asiatic lion and other rare species such as the Indian leopard or the

Private tour at

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2–3 people D2–3S / S2–3S

4–6 people D4–6S / S4–6S

RT5GUJ

2220

1890

Double room surcharge single

450

450

Surcharge for departures from December 20, 2014 to January 5, 2015 CHF 100.– per person

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