Kutch

Not just the Rann

Kutch, a region where the wind carries stories etched in every grain of its salt, and traditions and culture curate a vivid experience for all. Engage in a very immersive experience of the region where we start from the eclectic Ahmedabad and go right up to the Harappan lost city of Dholavira, staying at the most unique properties of the region. We are happy to edit this itinerary according to your travel style.

Days
7 Night / 8 Days
Route
Ahmedabad -2N Dholavira - 2N Devpur - 2N Bhuj - Ahmedabad
From / To
Ahmedabad to Ahmedabad
Best time to visit
November - Early March

Policies

Booking procedure:

Step 1: Upon enquiry, we will share an approximate cost for the trip based on the changes (if any) made to the mentioned itinerary.

Step 2: Once the approximate costing and the route is approved we ask for a nominal adjustable deposit of Rs.1000/- per head before we can give you the exact cost (which is plus or minus 5% of the approximate cost).

Step 3: An advance payment of 50% of the total amount (incl taxes) is needed to confirm the homestays. It needs to be paid at the time of booking.

Step 4: Balance payment is expected 2 weeks prior to the date of departure.

Step 5: A final detailed itinerary would be shared after the balance payment, which will include all the experience, included and recommended.

Cancellation policy:

  1. In case of a cancellation due to any unforeseen circumstance a credit note will be issued to the guest for the amount paid till date.
  2. The credit note will be valid for use within one year from the period of booking.The guest can redeem the credit note against the amount of any future booking within a year and pay the balance if any as per the rates applicable on that date. This credit note is also transferable and can be used by the guest/transferee only once within the stipulated date.
  3. Raahghar would keep your credit card information secured with us and it won't be charged unless needed.

1

Arrival in Ahmedabad - Local sights (10Kms)

Arrive in Ahmedabad. The city of vibrant culture and architectural heritage. Stay in the iconic twentieth-century Haveli. Later take a walk through the narrow streets and Pols and explore the best that the city has to offer. Overnight stay at Mangal Das Haweli *.( Dinner is not included for this day as we suggest you to try the local food around) .

2

Ahmedabad - Dholavira - Rann Resort (330Kms)

Today we will drive from the city centre to the ancient city of Dholavira, a city of 5000-year-old Harrapan civilisation, and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Overnight stay in the Rann Resort *.

3

The Rann Resort- Local sights

Covered with white sand on both sides of the island, Dholavira will offer you a glimpse of the local life amid the arid region as you take a walk through the villages.

4

Dholavira - Devpur - Devpur Homestays (150Kms)

Drive through the road that connects the Island to the mainland and stay in Devpur Homestays *, the only Heritage property attached to a working school and farm, preserving the values of its rich heritage

5

Devpur Homestay - Local sights

Today we'll stay in a 120-year-old heritage property that has retained its traditional architecture. Evening head out and explore the surroundings.

6

Devpur Homestay -Bhuj- The Kutchh Courtyard (50Kms)

Drive through the expanse of white land that will lead us to our stay at Kutch Courtyard. It will leave you with the warm feeling that will make you feel at home.

7

The Kutch Courtyard - Local sights

Spend your day walking through the Verandah and admiring the interior of this beautiful property. Our hosts Smita and Abhinav will make sure you have a comfortable stay around.

8

The Kutch Courtyard - Ahmedabad Airport - Back home (350Kms)

Start your day early, as it’s time to bid a bye to the beautiful property.We’ll head back to Ahmedabad Airport.Fly back with beautiful memories. We are happy to edit the above itinerary to suit your travel style.

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Note

  • * Raahghar Supporting Property: A homestay / Small hotel chosen largely to be a part of an itinerary, and where necessarily the owners do not reside at all times. 
  • At Raahghar, all of our itineraries are centered around our homestays, which are complemented by other supporting stays.
  • We do customise the itineraries based on your stay & destinations preferred by you.
  • Letting us know a period of travel with flexible dates helps us to organise your holiday better owing to the limitation in the room inventory at the homestays.
  • Please refer to our inclusions and exclusions section for more details.
  • Please refer to the payment terms on the earlier page along with the booking procedures.