The Somnath, Nageshwar Jyotirlinga Tour takes you on a journey of the two most important Jyotirlingam in the state of Gujarat plus to the holy land of Dwarka which is believed to be lord Krishna’s legendary kingdom. Apart from these pilgrimage sites you would also get the privilege to tour the bustling city of Ahmedabad, the charming Portuguese town of Diu and the famous wildlife sanctuary of Gir. Embark on this tour to get a unique travel experience.
Upon reaching Ahmedabad airport/railway station you’ll be greeted by our tour representative who then escorts you to hotel. Checks in, freshen up and later proceed to explore Ahmedabad; one of the most commercially and industrially advanced cities of Gujarat. The places we visit during this city tour are Akshardham, ISKCON temple, Vaishnodevi temple. Evening is left free to enjoy some shopping time. Dinner and night stay at hotel.
Next morning we depart for the sacred city of Dwarka. On reaching check into hotel and later proceed to take part in the serene evening Aarti at Dwarkadhish temple. as per legends Dwarka had been the lavish kingdom of Lord Krishna during the Dwapara Yuga and Dwarkadhish temple exhibits the lord as a king. Back to hotel for dinner and night stay.
Next morning we make an excursion to Beyt Dwarka which is said to be Lord Krishna’s original residence during his ruling years. Also, we visit the famous Nageshwar Jyotirlingam temple of lord Shiva which is only about 16kms from Dwarka. Lord Shiva is worshipped as Naganath here; i.e. someone who can mitigate the effect of all types of poisons. Back to hotel at Dwarka for dinner and night stay.
Next morning we leave for Somnath en route Porbandar. Porbandar is that city where the ‘father of the nation’; Mahatma Gandhi had taken birth. Kirti Mandir, Sudama temple and Sri Hari Mandir are the places we visit at Porbandar after which we head straight to Somnath temple. On reaching check into hotel and later proceed to have a Darshan of Someshwar Mahadev at Somnath Jyotirlingam temple. We attend the evening Aarti therein plus enjoy the amazing light and sound show before we return to hotel for dinner and night stay.
Next morning we visit some other places of Somnath such as Bhalka Tirth and Triveni Sangam. Bhalka Tirth is that holy land from where lord Krishna is said to have departed for his heavenly abode or nij dham. Triveni sangam is the sacred point of confluence of 3 rivers; Kapila, Hiren and Saraswati. Post visit we drive to Diu and check into hotel for dinner and night stay.
Next day during the first half we set out to explore the picturesque Portuguese town of Diu with a quaint old world charm. Diu fort, Diu museum and St Paul’s Church are the places we visit during this Diu tour. Post Diu sightseeing we leave for Sasan Gir forest reserve. On reaching check into forest guesthouse and later proceed for spine chilling Gir National Park jungle safari tour. Back to guesthouse for dinner and night stay.
Next morning we drive back to Ahmedabad and you are dropped at the Ahmedabad station/airport where our representative bids you adieu and you proceed for your onward journey back home.