Orsang Camp One Day picnic from Ahmedabad

Orsang Camp has located 60 km from Vadodara in the lap of Nature at Orsang River. Orsang River merges with the Narmada river a few km from the Orsang camp. Orsang camp is an eco-camp with lots of activities, fun, adventure, a swimming pool and food. It’s the perfect place for every season. In this blog post, you will come to know about Prices, How to reach, Things to do and location.

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Chotila & Hingolgadh from Ahmedabad – One day trip

Hingolgadh from Ahmedabad is around 195 km (હિંગોળગઢ). When you visit Chotila from Ahmedabad, you can visit it during your trip. Hingolgadh has a beautiful fort, Nature education camp and Wildlife sanctuary to visit. It is more charming in the season of Monsoon. July to September is the best time to visit. It is a natural place with Lots of animal-like Chinkara, Deer, Nilgai and Birds. While Chotila is a famous temple of ma Chamunda. Many devotees come here for pilgrimage every day.

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One day trip to Ambaji from Ahmedabad

Ambaji temple is a very auspicious and famous temple among the devotees of Ma Amba. Every year’s lacs of devotees visit Ma Ambaji mandir from all around India and Gujarat. Many devotees come to the temple by walking. It is one of 51 Shaktipeeth and it is believed that the Udar (stomach) of the Ma Parvati fell here. There are different ways to reach Ambaji from Ahmedabad/Gandhinagar. Here are the details about Ambaji from Ahmedabad via bus and car. Here I have tried to give full details about Trip to Ambaji. Ambaji temple distance from Ahmedabad is 180 km.

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Velavadar Blackbuck National Park – One day picnic from Ahmedabad

Would you like to see 1000 of Blackbucks at one place, Savana grassland kind of land in Gujarat and the world’s largest communal roosting site for harrier? If yes, Velavadar Blackbuck national park is the best suitable place for you. And it’s great news that you can visit it for one day trip or picnic from Ahmedabad. Velavadar blackbuck national park is 150 Kms from Ahmedabad and 170 km from Vadodara.

Please note that it remains closed during the monsoon (15 July to 15 October) so the best time to visit is 16 October to March month. In early morning or evening.

What to see or what to do at Velavadar blackbuck national park

  • Blackbucks sightings
  • Safari
  • Other animals like Nilgai, Jungle cat, fox, wolf and others
  • Various local and migratory birds including Harrier (in winter)
  • Salangpur Hanumanji temple
  • Ganeshpura Popular Ganeshji Temple
  • Lothal Harrapian site
  • Dholera Temple and Natural Hot water spring

Update Note on 25 July 2021: Velavadar National Park Remains closed during 15 July to 15 Oct Every year due to blackbuck’s breeding season. Lothal Harappian Site’s museum is under redevelopment, It will be opened soon for the public. Till then tourist can enjoy natural site of the Lothal.

How to Manage tour?

Tour can be organized for half-day and full-day from Ahmedabad. Here I have tried to give an explanation of the tour considering a full day. This can be customized and skip places based on your interest.

Lothal Harrapian Site, Lothal Port

Lothal port or Lothal Harappan site is 4,500 Years old site and the second largest after Dholavira in Gujarat. Its preserved very nice way. Currently (Mar 2021) the museum is closed but visitors can roam around the places in the same form as it found during excavations. The museum is expected to be open in Mar 2022.

Salangpur Hanumanji Temple (સાળંગપુર હનુમાનજી મંદિર)

Location – https://goo.gl/maps/ej5ZhgvQZWccQydG7

This is a very famous and huge temple in Gujarat. Lots of devotees coming here on Saturday, Sunday and Tuesday. It’s popular amongst the devotees. It has Dharamshala, food, prasad facilities. Also, there are other Swaminarayan temples available including the BAPS Swaminarayan temple.

Velavadar Blackbuck (કાળિયાર) National Park

Velavadar Blackbuck National park is famous for the harrier roosting site, Blackbuck and Nilgai (નીલગાય). Harrier is a bird-like eagle and it’s generally coming in winter from Europe and Russia. Roosting site means they are resting at night here in Velavadar national park. It’s considered the largest site in the world.


Velavadar national park has entry fees of around 400 Rs on weekdays and 500 Rs at weekends. I suggest hiring a guide as well from here otherwise there are rare chances to sight the animals. You can take your own car inside the national park or hire a jeep safari. which takes around 1 to 1.5 hours to view. Contact us for the booking of safari and guide.

Dholera Swaminarayan Temple and Hot water pond (Optional)

Dholera temple is a beautiful temple in Dholera town. This can be clubbed in this tour. It has a nice environment, a natural hot spring bath area.

Koth Ganpatipura – Ganesh Temple

Ganpatipura (Koth village) is a famous and huge temple of Ganeshji. Lots of devotees are coming specially on Tuesday and Choth. Visitors can take darshan of god, take prasad. It has a small street for shopping as well. Do shopping and also live banana wafer is famous here so you can enjoy it too.

Ganeshpura koth mandir

Velvadar Blackbuck National Park Car Package Prices and Schedule

Option 1

– Departure
– Lothal Harrapian Site, Lothal Port
– Salangpur Hanumanji Temple (સાળંગપુર હનુમાનજી મંદિર) (Optional)
– Velavadar Blackbuck (કાળિયાર) National Park
– Dholera Swaminarayan Temple and Hot water pond (Optional)
– Koth Ganpatipura – Ganesh Temple

Option 2

– Valavadar Blackbuck National Park and Safari
– Salangpur Hanumanji Temple (સાળંગપુર હનુમાનજી મંદિર) (Optional)
– Lunch halt
– Dholera Swaminarayan Temple and Hot water pond (Optional)
– Lothal Harrapian Site, Lothal Port
– Koth Ganpatipura – Ganesh Temple

Ahmedabad to Velavadar or Ahmedabad to Salangpur Car Prices

Trip code: 0722350VEL | 0722380VEL

xCent AC
(4 Max)

With Salangpur
4,800 Rs

Without Salangpur
4,400 Rs

Ertiga AC
(6 Max)

With Salangpur
5,900 Rs

Without Salangpur
5,450 Rs

Inova Crysta AC
(8 Max)

With Salangpur
7,500 Rs

Without Salangpur
6,850 Rs

Includes – Home to home, Travelling, Driver allowance, Toll tax, Parking
Excludes – Food, Entry fees (500/Car), Safari Fees (Optional), Guide Fees (Optional)

The above trip is fully customized and can be changed based on your choices and interest. Discuss with us. Even though you are not travelling with us, you can take our input for this tour.

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Velavadar national park entry fees

Entry Fees – ₹ 400 on weekdays
Entry Fees – ₹ 500 at the weekend

Nearby Places from Velavadar National Park

If you are planning for more than 1 day then you can cover the following places which are nearby Velavadar National Park

For your Stay, you can stay at Velavadar Blackbuck Lodge – The Premium Resort near Velavadar. Another option is you can stay at Bhavnagar. If you prefer Dharmshala then you can stay at Palitana, Gadhda Swamina or Salangpur.

Ahmedabad to Velavadar is 150 km

Bhavnagar to Velavadar is 50 km

During the Multiple days, you can cover the following places

  • Bhavnagar Side – Neelam Baug Palace, Bortalav, Victoria Park (48 Kms)
  • Alang (97 kms)
  • Koliyak Nishkalank Mahadev (70 Kms)
  • Gopnath Beach (118 Kms)
  • Palitana (82 Kms)
  • Salangpur (42 Kms)
  • Gadhda Swaminarayan (52 Kms)
  • Khodiyar Mandir Rajpara (52 Kms) – https://goo.gl/maps/EW3LnD9CR1tQX6ah8

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Riparian Resort 1 Day picnic from Ahmedabad

Mahi is a beautiful and very large river in terms of the water inflow in Gujarat. It’s flowing throughout the Year. If you are planning to take bath in any river near Ahmedabad, I suggest the Mahi river is the best option. There are many places where you can enjoy the Bath in the Mahi river-like “Galteshwar” near Dakor and near “Savli village” near Vadodara. In Savli, near Lachhanpura village, it has the option to swim in the river and enjoy the beauty of the river. In addition to that, it has excellent riverside resort Riparian. Which is one of the best riverside resorts which are 100 meters away from the river. Which allows you to enjoy the river and take Stay, Lunch, dinner, breakfast and Extra adventure activities.

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Balasinor Dinosaur Fossil Park & Museum One Day Tour

If you or your child loves the Dinosaur, This must be a memorable tour for you. Here is all guidance on Balasinor Dinosaur Fossil Park & Museum day tour from Ahmedabad. Balasinor Dinosaur Park is also suitable for the Half day tour. I am trying to give both options. It is known as Raiyoli dinosaur park or Balasinor fossil park as it is located at Raiyoli village near Balasinor which is 16 km away.

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Statue of Unity Sea Plane 1 day tour

Book your Sea Plane to the Statue of Unity from Ahmedabad. Booking will be started from 30 October 2020. We are delighted to help you with the booking and make your trip memorable. Go by Plane and return back to Ahmedabad by car on the same day. Seaplane departs from Ahmedabad and land at Lake Number 3 (Near Tent city of Statue of Unity). Our driver will be ready to Pickup you and cover all sightseeing and return back to Ahmedabad on the same day. Also, we can provide 2 days options.

The seaplane has a capacity of 19 Persons at a time. Due to Covid-19, it allows only 12 Persons at a time. Please note that the Statue of Unity remains closed on MONDAY.


Timing of Sea Plane to Statue of Unity from Ahmedabad

Sea Plane Departure timing as follows. You can see the latest prices and availabilities on this website https://spiceshuttle.com/

Departure prices are between 1,590 Rs to 3,250 Rs per person

FlightDeparture from AhmedabadArrival at Statue of UnityPrice
Flight 110:00 AM10:50 AMEveryday
Flight 201:30 PM02:20 PMEveryday

Returning price – 1,500 Rs to 3,200 Rs per person

FlightDeparture from Statue of UnityArrival at AhmedabadSchedule
Flight 111:15 AM12:05 PMEveryday
Flight 202:45 PM03:35 PMEveryday

One Day Sea Plane’s Schedule

Go by Seaplane and return by Car

If you are going through flight 1 Depart at 10:15 AM. For flight 2 – 12:45 PM is the departure time.

For flight 1 – 10:50 AM |For Flight 2 – 1:20 PM
The driver will pickup you from
Lake Number 3 when you arrive.

11:25 AM – 1:00 PM
(Only for Flight 1)

Zarwani waterfall (If open)
Jungle Safari

Zarwani remain open from September to November depending on the water inflow

Zarwani Waterfall Entry Fees :
500 Rs/Car

Jungle Safari Fees :
200 Rs/Adult

1:30 PM – 2:00 PM
Lunch Near Statue of Unity (By your expenses)

2:30 PM – 4:00 PM
Sardar Sarovar Dam
Valley of Flowers

4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
Statue of Unity Museum and Viewing Gallery

6:15 PM – 7:30 PM
Glow Garden
Projection Mapping (Laser Show)

8:00 PM – 11:30 PM
Dinner on the Highway (Your own Expenses)
Drop at your destination point in Ahmedabad

Statue of Unity to Ahmedabad

Car prices mentioned below is including toll tax, driver allowance, parking, and all sightseeing covered.

Please note that Full trip is fully customizable and can convert into the 2 days. We can discuss and update schedule and price for any modification in the tour. Sea plane’s price and availability of seats depend on the booking trends.

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Bakor Camp, Adadari Waterfall & Heritage Kalesharwari Temple One Day Tour

If you want to see Typical Village life and Enjoy the natural environment with the Waterfall, Bakor is one of the best places in Gujarat to Visit. It is 150 km away from Ahmedabad in the Mountain range of Aravali. It is located near Modasa. It is the same 160 km from Vadodara too.

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Tirupati Rushivan adventure park one day trip

Tirupati Rushivan is a day trip from Ahmedabad. Tirupati Rushivan is a good and reasonable amusement park where all ages of persons can enjoy rides and waterpark. There are many things to do at Tirupati. It is very near to Vijapur and Himmatnagar so it is an ideal place for one day picnic for all seasons and all age groups.

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Nalsarovar – Varnindra Dham – Little Rann of Kutchh

Nalsarovar, Varnindra Dham near Patdi and little rann of Kutchh can be covered in 1 day. All are the best places, particularly in the Winter. (November to March). Nalsarovar can be considered as half day trip so we have to club it with a little rann of Kutchh which is also a half-day tour. Nalsarovar can be clubbed with Lothal Harappan site.

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Modhera – Patan – Sidhpur (One Day Tour)

One day tour in a cab from Ahmedabad to Modhera Surya Mandir (Modhera sun temple), Patan’s historical places and Sidhpur places. All three places are very historical and interconnected. History started around 1,100. Experience the Era of Solanki, Vaghela and Chauhan (Father of Prithviraj Chauhan). You can consider this as One day tour from Gandhinagar to Modhera Sun temple, Patan’s historical places and Sidhpur.

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