Highlights

Welcome to Rann Utsav is the only place in India, where one can see the magnificence of the White Dessert/Salt flats, along with the experience of living in a luxurious tent with a different feeling. Rann Utsav consisting of 350 well appointed tents in the outskirts of Dhordo village just at the edge of White Rann.

2N / 3D Package

Starting From 01 Nov to 20 Feb 2018
Itinerary for 2 nights /3 day package

 

Day: 01 Check in Time: 12:30 PM

Transfers from Bhuj to Tent City Dhordo:
On fixed timings:

08:15 AM from Railway Station Bhuj
10:30 AM from Railway Station / Airport Bhuj
02:30 PM from Railway Station Bhuj
03:30 PM from Airport Bhuj

** AND INDIVIDUAL TRANSFERS [on chargeable basis].
** NO TRANSFERS WILL BE AVAILABLE AFTER ABOVE TIMING.
** ALLOTMENT OF TENT TO GUEST ARRIVING BEFORE CHECK-IN TIME WILL BE SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY.

  • Distance from Bhuj to Tent City Dhordo is approx 85 Kms., which takes approx 1 hr 45 mins.
  • Complimentary Refreshment en-route Dhordo in bus.

Arrival at Tent City Dhordo from Bhuj 10:00 AM Onwards

12:30 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 White Rann to witness the Grandeur of Sunset.
Mode of transfer can be through Camel Cart / Bus on first come first basis. Guest will have to return by the same mode of transfer.
7:00 PM to 07:30 PM Return Transfer to Tent City Dhordo.
7:30 PM to 10:00 PM Dinner at respective Dining Area.
8:30 PM to 10:30 PM Enjoy the Culture of Kutch along with entertaining activities.

 

Day 2

06:00 AM to 06:30 AM Morning tea
06:30 AM to 07:00 AM Transfer to White Rann to witness the grandeur of Sunrise.
07:30 AM to 10:00 AM Breakfast at respective Dining Area
09:00 AM to 08:00 PM Optional Chargeable Tour (This can be booked along with package).
Mandvi: Kutch Mandvi is an important beach famous among travelers for peace and solitude. Mandvi has beautiful white sand, serene locales and enchanting sunset views. Dist. from Tent City is approx. 140 kms one way, which takes approx. 2.5 hr
Indo-Pak Border: Get the feel of how our BSF Jawans guard the border. Dist. From tent city is approx. 160 kms. With a travel rime around 3 hrs.Guests opting for optional tour will miss complimentary tour to Gandhi Nu Gaam & Kala Dungar as scheduled below.
10:00 AM to 12:30 PM Enjoy in-house activities.
12:30PM to 02:30 PM Lunch at respective Dining Area
02:30 PM to 7:30 PM Complimentary Tour to Kala Dungar [Black Hill] Kala Dungar is the highest point in Kutch.
On the route visit to Handicraft Village “Gandhi Nu Gaam”
Tea/Coffee shall be provided at Kala Dungar
Complimentary Refreshment in bus.
7:30 PM to 10:00 PM Dinner at Respective Dining Area
8:30 PM to 10:30 PM Enjoy the Culture of Kutch along with entertaining activities.

 

Day 3

06:00 AM to 07:00 AM Morning tea
07:30 AM to 10:00 AM Breakfast at Respective Dining Area
09:30 AM Check out from Tent City
09:30 AM to 10:30 AM Departure to Bhuj with a complimentary sight-seeing on the way.

** Complimentary sightseeing- Places of Interest in Bhuj.

1N / 2D Package

Itinerary for 1 nights /2 day package

Day: 01 Check in Time: 12:30 PM

Transfers from Bhuj to Tent City Dhordo:
On fixed timings:

08:15 AM from Railway Station Bhuj
10:30 AM from Railway Station / Airport Bhuj
02:30 PM from Railway Station Bhuj
03:30 PM from Airport Bhuj

** AND INDIVIDUAL TRANSFERS [on chargeable basis].
** NO TRANSFERS WILL BE AVAILABLE AFTER ABOVE TIMING.
** ALLOTMENT OF TENT TO GUEST ARRIVING BEFORE CHECK-IN TIME WILL BE SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY.

  • Distance from Bhuj to Tent City Dhordo is approx 85 Kms., which takes approx 1 hr 45 mins.
  • Complimentary Refreshment en-route Dhordo in bus.

Arrival at Tent City Dhordo from Bhuj
10:00 AM Onwards

12:30 Onwards Welcome & Check – In
12:30PM 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 White Rann to witness the Grandeur of Sunset.
Mode of transfer can be through Camel Cart / Bus on first come first basis. Guest will have to return by the same mode of transfer.
7:00 PM to 07:30 PM Return Transfer to Tent City Dhordo.
7:30 PM to 10:00 PM Dinner at respective Dining Area.
8:30 PM to 10:30 PM Enjoy the Culture of Kutch along with entertaining activities.

Day 2

06:00 AM to 07:00 AM Morning tea
07:30 AM to 10:00 AM Breakfast at Respective Dining Area
09:30 AM Check out from Tent City
09:30 AM to 10:30 AM Departure to Bhuj with a complimentary sight-seeing on the way.

 

Complimentary sight-seeing places of interest in Bhuj

Sri Swami Narayan Temple (Approx. Time 20 Minutes)
Made in marble, intricate carvings adorn the pillars and ceiling of the most expensive temple built in the state of Gujarat recently.

Aina Mahal (Approx. Time 30 Minutes)
Aina Mahal is an 18th century palace in Bhuj, Gujarat, India. It is located next to the Prag Mahal. The walls of the Palace are of White Marble covered with mirrors separated by gilded ornaments with shades of Venetian glass.
(Visit to Sri Swami Narayan Temple & Aina Mahal is subject to its schedule timing).

Bhujodi [Handicraft Village & Craft Park] (Approx. Time 40 Minutes)
Hiralaxmi Craft Park… A vision to preserve, restore and promote the arts of Kutch and making them accessible to masses. Handicraft village where live artisans can be seen working.

The cost of entry ticket (if any) will be borne by the guest.

In case guest has to reach Railway Station / Airport / Bus Stand earlier for their onward journey, they will have to arrange on their own. Time of any such departure to be notified at the reception at the time of check in.

 

Packages and Rates

November & February

Rates (INR) Per Person 2 Nights / 3 Days 1 Night/ 2 Days
On twin sharing basis+ST Extra Person On twin sharing basis+ST Extra Person
Premium Tents 15,500+1,340 9250+805 8910+775 5720+495
Deluxe AC Swiss Cottages 14,300+1,245 8580+749 7810+680 5060+440
Non-AC Swiss Cottages 11,000+960 6820+594 6050+525 4290+375
Economy Swiss Cottages 9900+860 6160+540 5500+475 3520+305

December & January

Rates (INR) Per Person 2 Nights / 3 Days 1 Night/ 2 Days
On twin sharing basis+ST Extra Person On twin sharing basis+ST Extra Person
Premium Tents 17,600+1530 10560+920 10010+872 6710+585
Deluxe AC Swiss Cottages 16,500+1435 10120+545 8910+775 5940+517
Non-AC Swiss Cottages 13,200+1149 8250+730 7150+623 5170+449
Economy Swiss Cottages 10,900+950 6710+585 6050+530 3850+335

Inclusive

  • To and fro transfers between Bhuj (Airport/Railway Station) and Dhordo Tent City, in A.C. Coaches on SIC basis.
  • Complimentary refreshments will be served enroute Dhordo Tent City in the bus.
  • 2 Night 3 Day Package includes Lunch, High Tea & Dinner on 1st day, Morning Tea, Breakfast, Lunch, High Tea & Dinner on 2ndday and Morning Tea& Breakfast on 3rd day. The meals will be served as per scheduled time in respective dining areas and missed meals will not be refunded or extended on 3rd day.
  • 1 Night 2 Day Package includes Lunch, High Tea & Dinner on 1st day and Morning Tea and Breakfast on 2nd day. The meals will be served as per scheduled time in respective dining areas and missed meals will not be refunded or extended on 2nd day.
  • Visit to White Rann on day 1 and Visit to Kala Dungar on day 2. These tours cannot be interchanged. Guest who missed the visit as per Itinerary may be included on request on chargeable basis.
  • Accommodation in Tent is on twin sharing basis.
  • Two bottles of drinking water per day per tent.

Exclusive

  • Goods & Service tax on package @18% (WEF from 01st July 2017).
  • Bank transfer charges.
  • Visa fees.
  • Personal insurance & Personal expenses: drinks, laundry.
  • Tips for guide and driver (not compulsory).
  • All entrance fees for sightseeing unless stated above.
  • All other accounts not mentioned in the above inclusions.

Terms & Conditions

  • All rates are exclusive of applicable taxes and shall be charged as per prevailing rates.
  • Pick-up and drop-off are only from Bhuj Airport or Bhuj Railway Station by AC Coach as per the schedule timings.
  • The voucher issued in respect of the package for Rannutsav is to be furnished compulsorily along with valid ID proofs of each guest at reception counter at the time of check in.
  • In case of a delayed arrival of Train or Flight, the guest will be transferred to Dhordo Tent City in next available transfer.
  • In case of late arrival at Tent City, guest will not be entitled for missed meals or other activities.
  • In case of early arrival at tent city, guest may be required to wait at waiting lounge till the availability of tent.
  • Certain Adventures Sports Activities like Para Motoring, All Terrain Vehicles, Hot Air Balloons etc are provided by various specialized operators appointed by us inside the Tent City. Guest should understand and acknowledge the physical and mental rigors and risks associated with the activities. These adventure sports are inherently dangerous and represent an extreme test of a person’s physical and mental conditions. Activities involve risks and dangers which may include, without limitation, the potential for serious bodily injury, sickness and disease, permanent disability, paralysis and loss of life loss of or damage to equipment/property; accidents. The adventure sports operators may ask the guests to sign an indemnity in favour of the operator for doing such activities.

We at White Rann Camping and Hospitality assume no responsibility whatsoever for the activities and services provided by the operators. We are not responsible for the acts or omissions (Including negligence) of those operators. We in no way could be made responsible for any injuries or accidents to anybody doing these activities. The Guest is required to understand the associated risks and competencies of the operators before undertaking these activities.

  • Any amendments with respect to change in check in dates would attract 15% Amendment charge. Date amendment can be made maximum 15 days prior to the scheduled arrival date.
    Any change in guest/guest names would be treated as cancellation and would attract cancellation charges as stipulated.
    For any amendments/Changes, kindly email us at amendments@rannutsav.net
  • Please note that the cooling of A.C. in vehicle will be maintained as per the temperature comfortable to the majority of guest present in the vehicles.
  • Any incidental, personal and other expenses and cost of items which are not specified/mentioned in the inclusions are to be borne by the guest.
  • Management is not responsible for the loss of personal belongings of the guest. Guest are requested to take care of their belongings.
  • The vehicles used for transfers shall not be at sole disposal of guest.
  • This is an indicative itinerary & subject to change depending upon circumstances at the sole discretion of management.
  • In case of late/early transfers for check-out, guest will have to inform while check in at reception counter for arrangement of vehicle and it will be on chargeable basis.
  • The timing of transfers to and fro White Rann and/or Kaladungar may vary according to the sunset timing & climatic conditions.
  • White Rann is a unique natural formation. It’s subjected to whims of nature. WRCH does not assume responsibility in respect to formation of Rann or any other unexpected changes.
  • Distance from tent city to White Rann is approx. 6 kms. It takes approx. 40 mins by Camel cart. Guest are requested to come early to catch Camel cart so as to reach before sunset.
  • All tents are Strictly Non – Smoking as per Government Rules.
  • Guest have to follow the House Rules and applicable law of the land.

Cancellation & Refund Policy

  • 25% retention charges, if cancelled more than 45 days prior to scheduled arrival.
  • 50% retention charges, if cancelled more than 20 days prior to scheduled arrival (but less than 45 days).
  • 100% retention charges, if cancelled less than 20 days prior to scheduled arrival.
  • Changes in guest names would be treated as Cancellation.
  • Note: Organizer reserves all rights to make any changes without prior notice.