13 days in Varanasi & Mumbai Itinerary

13 days in Varanasi & Mumbai Itinerary

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13 days in Varanasi & Mumbai Itinerary

Start: Milan
Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
Varanasi
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Mumbai
— 7 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Milan

4
nights
Varanasi

Varanasi ©
A sacred city for Hindus and thought by many to be the place where Buddhism formed as a religion, Varanasi leaves an imprint on the hearts and minds of visitors regardless of their creed, race, or religion.
Get a sense of the local culture at Sarnath and Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple (Golden Temple). Popular historic sites such as Banaras Ghats and Sankat Mochan Temple are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Varanasi: Chandauli (Devdari Falls & Chandraprabha Wildlife Sanctuary) and Mirzapur (Ashtabhuja Temple, Sita Kund, & more). There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Ganges River, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Birthplace of Sant Ravidas Seergovardhan Varanasi, and identify plant and animal life at Kaimoor Wildlife Sanctuary .

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Varanasi day trip website .

Milan, Italy to Varanasi is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Milan to Varanasi due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Milan in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Varanasi, with highs around 39°C, while nights are much warmer with lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Varanasi

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Mirzapur, Chandauli
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Sarnath ©
Sarnath
Ganges River
Ganges River
Sita Kund ©
Sita Kund

7
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Shree Siddhivinayak and St.John the Baptist Church. Step out of the city life by going to Marine Drive and Parsik Hill. Get out of town with these interesting Mumbai side-trips: Thane Creek Flamingo Sanctuary (in Navi Mumbai) and Alibaug (Nagoba Mandir & Magen Aboth Synagogue). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, appreciate the history behind Gateway of India, and identify plant and animal life at Aarey Colony.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Mumbai tour itinerary planner .

You can fly from Varanasi to Mumbai in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Varanasi in September, you will find days in Mumbai are slightly colder (36°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Mumbai

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Navi Mumbai, Alibaug, St.John the Baptist Church, Gandhar Pale Buddhist Caves
Highlights from your plan
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive
Shree Siddhivinayak ©
Shree Siddhivinayak
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus ©
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus

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