STATUE OF UNITY - Sardar Sarovar Dam (DAYS : 1)
Morning 07:00 O’clock start from Ahmedabad to Kevadiya colony, Sardar Sarovar Dam. (200 Kms. – 4 Hrs.) Breakfast on the way.
Visit to Statue of Unity, The World Tallest Statue with a height of 182 Mts Exhibition Hall/ Museum and Wall of Unity
A huge exhibition hall covering an area of 4,647 square meters has been set up in the pedestal of the Statue of Unity. The hall showcases the life of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, his contributions to the Freedom Movement against British rule and his role in the merger of princely states. The Shoolpaneshwar Wildlife Sanctuary, the life and culture of the tribal people of Gujarat and the Sardar Sarovar Dam are also displayed through an Audio-Visual show. A nation-wide campaign was initiated to collect soil from farmers towards this tribute to the extraordinary leader of India, who was born in a farmer’s family and had led several successful campaigns for farmers’ rights during India’s freedom struggle. Soil from around 169,058 villages was collected to build a wall (Wall of Unity, measuring 36 feets x 12 feets) which symbolizes unity in diversity.
Viewing Gallery at 153 Mts., at the chest level, to accommodate up to 200 Visitors at one go.
Valley of Flowers
The Valley of Flowers is spread across 600 acres with a length of 6 kilometer from Vindhyachal and 11 kilometers on Satpuda side. The Valley of Flower began with 48,000 plants in 2016 and has now reached Upto 2,400,000 plants. There are five unique creations at the valley in the form of thematic parks-gardens namely: Garden of Senses & Panchatatva Garden, Green Energy & Upcycling Park, Sardar Park, Butterfly Garden and Adventure Park. besides the parks, several photo booths and selfie points have been developed to take back memories of the visit. Two beautifully located lotus ponds enhance the visitor experience.
Sardar Sarovar Dam
Sardar Sarovar Dam is one of the world's largest concrete gravity dam which is 1.2 kms long and 163 Meters height from its deepest foundation level. It has 30 radial gates weighing about 450 tons each. In evening enjoy Laser Light & Sound Show at 1930 Hrs/ A Light and Sound show using laser technology projected on the Statue of Unity takes place every evening except Monday. The colorful laser lighting system is accompanied by an excellent narration of the history and life of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, his contribution to the Independence Movement and the unification of India as one nation.
Procced to Ahmedabad, Dinner on the way, Arrive at 2400 Hrs app.
Night Stay: Day Tour