The Great Rann of Kutch is a salt marsh in the Thar Desert in the Kutch District of Gujarat, India. It is about 7500 km² in the area and is reputed to be one of the largest salt deserts in the world. This area has been inhabited by the Kutchi people
Day 1 :
Check-in time: 12:30 PM
Transfers from Bhuj to The Tent City, Dhordo on fixed timings:
|08:15 AM||From Railway Station, Bhuj and Airport, Bhuj|
|10:00 AM||From Railway Station, Bhuj|
|02:30 PM||From Railway Station, Bhuj|
|03:30 PM||From Airport, Bhuj|
No Complimentary transfers will be available after above timings.
Individual transfer is available on request (chargeable).
Allotment of tent to guests arriving before check-in time will be subject to availability. Distance from Bhuj to The Tent City, Dhordo is approx. 85 km, which takes about 1 hr 45 min.
Complimentary refreshments will be served en route Dhordo in the bus.
Arrival at Tent City, Dhordo from Bhuj
|10:00 AM Onwards|
|12:30 PM Onwards||Welcome & Check–in|
|12:30 PM to 02:30 PM||Lunch at respective dining area|
|02:30 PM to 04:00 PM||Enjoy in-house activities|
|04:00 PM to 05:00 PM||Evening Tea/Coffee|
|05:00 PM to 05:30 PM||Transfer to The White Rann to witness the grandeur of sunset. Mode of transfer can be through Camel Cart / Bus / both.|
|07:00 PM to 07:30 PM||Return transfer to The Tent City, Dhordo|
|07:30 PM to 10:00 PM||Dinner at respective dining area|
|09:00 PM to 10:30 PM||Enjoy the culture of Kutch along with entertaining activities at Cultural Activity Area|
Sri Swaminarayan Temple
|(Approx. time 20 min)
Made of marble, intricate carvings adorn the pillars and ceiling of the most expensive temple built in the state of Gujarat recently.
|(Approx. time 30 min)
A visit to the Kutch Museum, to learn about the history of tribal and folk tradition of the district, will help you get to know about present-day people and their lives. Remember that visiting a museum is a great way to learn about history, but tribals are not merely part of history, they are a major part of Kutch's (and India's) population and cultural identity today.
(Kutch museum remains closed on Wednesday).
Bhujodi (Hira Laxmi Craft Park)
(Approx. time 40 min)
Day 2 :
What is included in the tour
- Shared Transfers from Bhuj Railway station/Airport
- Accommodation in tent is on twin sharing basis.
- Two bottles of drinking water per day per tent will be provided.
Complimentary Refreshment enroute Dhordo in bus.
Lunch, High-Tea & Dinner on 1st Day and Morning Tea & Breakfast on 2nd Day.
What is NOT included in the tour
- Anything expense of personal in nature or any other nature not mentioned in the above inclusions.