5 days in Aurangabad District & Shirdi Itinerary

5 days in Aurangabad District & Shirdi Itinerary

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5 days in Aurangabad District & Shirdi Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad
Fly:  6​h 45​min
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Aurangabad
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Shirdi
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Ajanta
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  8​h
End: Hyderabad

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.
To see photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Aurangabad day trip website .

Hyderabad to Aurangabad is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. October in Aurangabad sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can drive to Shirdi.

Things to do in Aurangabad

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Daulatabad Fort
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Ellora Caves ©
Ellora Caves
Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple ©
Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple
Daulatabad Fort ©
Daulatabad Fort

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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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Baba's Chavadi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gyan Thirth, Shri Parshvanath Digambar Jain Mandir, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple, and finally get in on the family fun at Sai Teerth Theme Park.

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Drive from Aurangabad to Shirdi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Ajanta.

Things to do in Shirdi

Theme Parks Historic Sites
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Sai Teerth Theme Park ©
Sai Teerth Theme Park
Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple ©
Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): Head underground at Ajanta Caves.

To find photos and other tourist information, read Ajanta trip maker tool .

Traveling by car from Shirdi to Ajanta takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Ajanta are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Ajanta

Parks Nature
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Ajanta Caves ©
Ajanta Caves

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