16 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

16 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

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Start: Goa
Fly:  5 h 30 min
1
Mumbai
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Shirdi
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Ajanta
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
4
Aurangabad
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 15 min
5
Mahabaleshwar
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
6
Khopoli
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Pune
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
End: Goa

4
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Mumbai is known for historic sites, scenic drive, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Gateway of India, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, cruise along Marine Drive, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shree Siddhivinayak.

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Goa to Mumbai is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in July, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Shirdi.

Things to do in Mumbai

Historic Sites Tours Museums
Highlights from your plan
Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive
Bandra-Worli Sea Link ©
Bandra-Worli Sea Link

3
nights
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Shirdi side-trips: Nashik (Kapileswara Temple & Jain Mandir Nashik). Next up on the itinerary: find something for the whole family at Sai Teerth Theme Park Shirdi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple, steep yourself in history at Baba's Chavadi, and see the interesting displays at Dixit Wada Museum.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Shirdi holiday builder site.

Drive from Mumbai to Shirdi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can drive to Ajanta.

Things to do in Shirdi

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trip

Nashik
Highlights from your plan
Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple ©
Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple
Sai Teerth Theme Park Shirdi ©
Sai Teerth Theme Park Shirdi
Kapileswara Temple ©
Kapileswara Temple

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.
On the 9th (Thu), explore the fascinating underground world of Ajanta Caves.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Ajanta trip planner.

Traveling by car from Shirdi to Ajanta takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Aurangabad.

Things to do in Ajanta

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
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 10th (Fri): explore the ancient world of Daulatabad Fort, thenHead underground at Ellora Caves, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple.

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You can drive from Ajanta to Aurangabad in 3 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Aurangabad can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to drive to Mahabaleshwar.

Things to do in Aurangabad

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Daulatabad Fort
Highlights from your plan
Daulatabad Fort ©
Daulatabad Fort
Ellora Caves ©
Ellora Caves
Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple ©
Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple

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.
On the 11th (Sat), explore the activities along Venna Lake, contemplate the long history of Mahabaleshwar Temple, thenget great views at Arthur's Seat, and finally hike along Tiger Spring. On your second day here, make a trip to Cheese Factory, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Table Land, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Lingmala Waterfall, and finally steep yourself in history at Mahabaleshwar Hill Station.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Mahabaleshwar trip site.

Drive from Aurangabad to Mahabaleshwar in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Khopoli.

Things to do in Mahabaleshwar

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Khopoli

Khopoli ©
Khopoli, is an industrial city in the Khalapur taluka of Raigad district, in the Indian state of Maharashtra, at the base of the Sahyadri mountains. Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Mahad Ganpati Temple, thenfind something for the whole family at Imagica Snow Park, and then make a splash at Imagica Water Park. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Shri Vireshwar Mahadev and then find something for the whole family at Imagicaa.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Khopoli online vacation planner.

Drive from Mahabaleshwar to Khopoli in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In July, daytime highs in Khopoli are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can drive to Pune.

Things to do in Khopoli

Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mahad Ganpati Temple
Highlights from your plan
Imagica Water Park ©
Imagica Water Park
Shri Vireshwar Mahadev ©
Shri Vireshwar Mahadev
Mahad Ganpati Temple ©
Mahad Ganpati Temple

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): admire the striking features of Shinde Chatri, thensee the interesting displays at Darshan Museum, thenhunt for treasures at Phule Market, and finally make a trip to Laxmi Road. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple, thensee the interesting displays at Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Sarasbaug Ganesh Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Padma-Mani Jain Temple.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Pune trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Khopoli to Pune in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pune

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

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