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Private Ahmedabad City Tour with Akshardham Temple

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Starting From  USD 48 View Pricing Guide
Tour Code 10MFTAMD101
Location Ahmedabad
Duration 6-8 Hrs.

Ahmedabad city is located in the Indian state of Gujarat on the banks of river Sabarmati. The city got its name from its past Mughal ruler ‘Sultan Ahmed Shah’. It is hard not to mention prominent ‘Sabarmati Ashram’ established by notable Mahatma Gandhi when talking about Ahmedabad. This Ashram was the base from where the historical ‘Dandi March’ was launched. The ‘Navratri festival’ celebration is also something definitely not to be missed in this city. The people of Gujarat celebrate festival dedicated to Goddess Durga with high festive spirit. They also perform folk dance Garba and Dandiya wearing their traditional dress with great zeal.

Highlights

  • Witness the distinguishing features of Akshardham Temple dedicated to Lord Swaminarayan.
  • Go through the fine intricate designs done on marbles of Sidi Saiyyed Mosque.
  • Visit to the exquisite architectural marvel Huthseeing Jain Temple dedicated to Dharmanatha, 15th Jain Tirthankar.
  • An excursion to Sabarbati Ashram holding great historical significance.

At 0900 AM, Our Chauffeur will pick you up from hotel in Ahmedabad in an air-conditioned car. The full day Ahmedabad tour will begin from Akshardham Temple (Monday Closed). The temple is situated in Gandhinagar which is near Ahmedabad and also the capital city of Gujarat. The grand temple is built in the memory of Lord Swaminarayana. The temple has five separate halls displaying informative exhibitions about Hindu heritage and universal values.

The next place we will go to is Sidi Saiyyed Mosque counted among famous mosques of Ahmedabad. The whole mosque is constructed in the form of an arc. The latticework done at several places is eye-catching especially ‘the tree of life’ steals the show. The intricate stone carvings are astonishing and reflect the invincible talent and dedication of the artists back then.

Afternoon having Lunch at local restaurant.

After Lunch, we will further move towards our next destination Hutheesing Jain Temple. The Temple is dedicated to Dharmanatha, 15th Jain Tirthankar and is best known of Ahmedabad’s ornate Jain Temples. We will continue our city tour visiting Gandhi Ashram. Gandhi ji spent several years of his life in this Ashram located on the banks of Sabarmati River. This ashram was Gandhi’s headquarter during the long struggle for Indian independence. The Ashram has peaceful surroundings circled by greenery of trees nested by birds and squirrels on it. The serenity of the place offering a scenic view of the river will captivate you.

Later we will drive to ‘Adalaj Step Well’, an architectural wonder built by Queen Rudabai. The innovative architecture is seven stories deep and was used to get relief from the scorching sun in the summers. As you step down the stairs, you will experience the surprising drop in temperature. You will also see the fine designs carved on the walls while stepping down and are irresistible to capture. It is certainly one of the finest monuments of Gujarat.

Our Ahmedabad city tour will terminate here by dropping you safely back to the hotel.

Note: Akshardham Temple Remains Closed on Every Monday. 

Inclusions

•    All transfer and city tour by Private air condition vehicle.
•    Monument entrance fee.
•    Visit to Akshardham mandir complex and holy image.
•    Services of  English Speaking Guide.
•    1 Lunch at Local Restaurant.
•    All transfer and city tour by Private air condition vehicle.
•    Mineral water.
•    All taxes and service charges.

 

Exclusions

•    Air or train fare.
•    Camera fee at monuments.
•    Expense arising out of unexpected circumstances like natural calamities, flight cancellation or delay.
•    Anything except in inclusions.

Payment & Cancellation Policy:-

  • 50% Payment require at the time of confirmation.
  • 30 days prior commencement of tour, No cancellation charges
  • 29-10 days prior commencement of tour, 25% of travel cost.
  • 09-3 days prior commencement of tour, 50% of travel cost.
  • Less than 03 days prior commencement of tour, No Refund.
Beauty of the temple is mesmerising
July 17 2018
Kevin Litt

I am so lucky I got to see this beautiful place and it gave me memories of a lifetime. The Jain temples are built beautifully and I loved it. Thanks Indiator guys!

Great Temples and nice Sabarmati Ashram
June 26 2018
Antony Paulsen

I am in awe of the beautiful temple- Akshardham Temple. It was an immense pleasure to be there in Ahmedabad. Nice tour arrangements.

It was nice trip, wish to visit soon
June 25 2018
Britney P

Akshardham Temple is a beautiful architecture and a visit to Sabarmati Ashram was very learning one. Thanks Indiator for a nice trip.

Awesome Tour
May 21 2018
Cathey Richmond

I visited Ahmedabad city lately with my family. The itinerary was well planned and I was guided at every step. The Akshardham Temple is beautiful and should be visited. The driver was very knowledgeable and drove around well. Thanks to Indiator team, I had a great trip.

Ahmedabad
October 26 2017
Stephen Linsen

Quite beautiful and picture perfect temples and Ahmedabad is a city that must be explored. Great tour arrangements by Indiator and comfortable car.

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