Private Tour: Full-Day Stepwells Tour from Ahmedabad
"You will be picked up from your centrally located Ahmedabad City hotel at 9am in an air-conditioned vehicle and embark on a full day excursion visiting the two most famous stepwells of Gujarat. The Adalaj Stepwell and Rani ki Vav Stepwell are located approximately 20 kms and 130 kms respectively north of Ahmedabad City. Stepwells as the name suggests are wells with steps leading down inside of it. These steps are used to gather water for drinking bathing or washing. Stepwells have been constructed since the 3rd century and are a distinctive form of subterranean water resource and storage systems on the Indian subcontinent. They have evolved over time and have become elaborate multi-story works of it is highlighting the sanctity of water and is divided into seven levels of stairs with sculptural panels; more than 500 principle sculptures and over a thousand minor ones combine religious
Private Tour: Patan Modhera Day Trip from Ahmedabad
"Meet your guide at hotel lobby in Ahmedabad at 09.00 am and leave to Patan. Patan is an ancient fortified town which was founded in 745 AD by Vanraj Chavda the most prominent king of the Chavda Kingdom. He named the city Anhilpur Patan or ""Anhilwad Patan"" after his close friend and Prime Minister Anhil shepherd. Historian Tertius Chandler estimates that Anhilwara was the tenth-largest city in the world in000. You will visit Rani ki vav a stepwell in Patan that is an excellent example of subterranean architecture Sahastralinga Talav. The architecture of this tank integrated the great sense of water management and sanctity of water in the Hindu religion. The Khan Sarovar is located just a temple dedicated to the Hindu Sun-God Surya. It is situated on the bank of the river Pushpavati 25 km from Mehsana and 102 km from Ahmedabad. You will see the main hall and shrine all reached through a complex
"Meet your guide at your hotel lobby in Ahmedabad at 9:30am and leave to Gandhi Ashram located in the Sabarmati a suburb of Ahmedabad. This was one of the residences of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi generally called Mahatma Gandhi who lived there for about twelve years along with his wife Kasturba Gandhi. Visit the Hutheesing Temple the best known Jain temple in Ahmedabad which was constructed in 1848. The construction of the temple was initiated originally planned by Shet Hathisinh Kesarisinh a wealthy Ahmedabad trader who died at 49
Karachi to Nagarparkar is a serious undertaking; around 500km, which translates into 10 hours of almost continuous driving. Crossing through Thar Desert, the drive can easily be prolonged if one fails...
Before departing for this trip I tried to find out a public transport direct from Karachi to Nagarparkar but for no avail.While strolling around Nagarparkar, I saw this bus - which was the only bus I...