14 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

14 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

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14 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Mumbai
— 4 nights
Drive:  6​h
2
Ajanta
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Aurangabad
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Shirdi
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
5
Kolhapur
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
6
Mahabaleshwar
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
7
Pune
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

4
nights
Mumbai

Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Mumbai is known for historic sites, scenic drive, shopping, nature, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some photo ops at Gateway of India, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shree Siddhivinayak, take an in-depth tour of Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum, and take a stroll through Colaba.

Plan trip to Mumbai with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Mumbai is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Mumbai are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Ajanta.

Things to do in Mumbai

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
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Food Tours
Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive

1
night
Ajanta

Ajanta ©
World-famous for its spellbinding prayer halls and cave temples carved into a horseshoe-shaped rock face, Ajanta lies in a mountainous region of a remote river valley.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): explore the fascinating underground world of Ajanta Caves.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Ajanta online vacation planner .

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Mumbai to Ajanta in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Ajanta when traveling from Mumbai in October, with lows around 23°C. On the 10th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Aurangabad.

Things to do in Ajanta

Parks Nature
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Ajanta Caves ©
Ajanta Caves

1
night
Aurangabad

Aurangabad ©
A place of history, culture, and spiritualism, Aurangabad appeals to a growing number of pilgrims and tourists looking to get more out of their vacation in India.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Bibi Ka Maqbara, step into the grandiose world of Chini Mahal, take in the spiritual surroundings of Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ellora Caves, and finally deepen your knowledge of military history at Daulatabad Fort.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Aurangabad trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Ajanta to Aurangabad takes 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Shirdi.

Things to do in Aurangabad

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Daulatabad Fort
Highlights from your plan
Ellora Caves ©
Ellora Caves
Daulatabad Fort ©
Daulatabad Fort
Bibi Ka Maqbara ©
Bibi Ka Maqbara

1
night
Shirdi

Shirdi ©
The small town of Shirdi remains a popular pilgrimage destination, best known as the place where Sai Baba, a 19th-century spiritual guru, lived his later years.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Gyan Thirth, Shri Parshvanath Digambar Jain Mandir, see the interesting displays at Dixit Wada Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dwarkamai Masjid, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir, and finally contemplate the long history of Baba's Chavadi.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Shirdi trip itinerary planning site .

You can drive from Aurangabad to Shirdi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kolhapur.

Things to do in Shirdi

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir ©
Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir
Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple ©
Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple
Dixit Wada Museum ©
Dixit Wada Museum

1
night
Kolhapur

Kolhapur ©
Though less frequented by international tourists, easily accessible Kolhapur makes a good starting point for regional adventures.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Maharaja's Palace, then don't miss a visit to Panhala Fort, then contemplate the waterfront views at Rankala Lake, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Mahalaxmi Temple.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Kolhapur trip itinerary website .

Getting from Shirdi to Kolhapur by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to drive to Mahabaleshwar.

Things to do in Kolhapur

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Rankala Lake ©
Rankala Lake
Mahalaxmi Temple ©
Mahalaxmi Temple
Maharaja's Palace ©
Maharaja's Palace

2
nights
Mahabaleshwar

Mahabaleshwar ©
Located high up in the Western Ghats, the hill station of Mahabaleshwar sits above one of the only evergreen forests in the country.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Mahabaleshwar Hill Station, take in the spiritual surroundings of Atibaleshwar madir, then take some stellar pictures from Arthur's Seat, then steep yourself in history at Mahabaleshwar Temple, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Venna Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Lingmala Waterfall, then take in nature's colorful creations at Mapro Garden, and then take in the awesome beauty at Table Land.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Mahabaleshwar day trip app .

Traveling by car from Kolhapur to Mahabaleshwar takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to drive to Pune.

Things to do in Mahabaleshwar

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Table Land
Highlights from your plan
Venna Lake ©
Venna Lake
Mahabaleshwar Hill Station ©
Mahabaleshwar Hill Station
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

3
nights
Pune

Pune ©
Pune has long enjoyed a reputation as a center of culture and commerce, with many dynastic rulers making the town central to their regional plans in the centuries before the British Raj.
Pune is known for historic sites, museums, shopping, nature, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple, see the interesting displays at Darshan Museum, admire the striking features of Aga Khan Palace, and hunt for treasures at Phule Market.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Pune travel itinerary planner .

Getting from Mahabaleshwar to Pune by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pune

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple ©
Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum ©
Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum
Phule Market ©
Phule Market

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