6 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

6 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

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6 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + taxi:  4​h 45​min
1
Ajanta
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h
2
Aurangabad
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
3
Kolhapur
— 1 day
Drive:  5​h 30​min
4
Mumbai
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

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hours
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 15th (Sat), Head underground at Ajanta Caves.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Ajanta online trip builder .

New Delhi to Ajanta is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of train and taxi; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in June; daily highs in Ajanta reach 39°C and lows reach 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Aurangabad.

Things to do in Ajanta

Nature Parks
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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.
On the 16th (Sun), admire the striking features of Bibi Ka Maqbara, then delve into the distant past at Daulatabad Fort, then Head underground at Ellora Caves, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Aurangabad trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Ajanta to Aurangabad in 3 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Aurangabad can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kolhapur.

Things to do in Aurangabad

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

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

1
day
Kolhapur

Kolhapur ©
Though less frequented by international tourists, easily accessible Kolhapur makes a good starting point for regional adventures.
On the 17th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Jyotiba Temple, admire the striking features of Mahalaxmi Temple, then admire the sheer force of Ramtirth Waterfall, then see the interesting displays at Siddhagiri Museum, and finally examine the collection at Kaneri Math.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Kolhapur trip planner .

Drive from Aurangabad to Kolhapur in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. When traveling from Aurangabad in June, plan for little chillier days in Kolhapur, with highs around 35°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Mumbai.

Things to do in Kolhapur

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Siddhagiri Museum ©
Siddhagiri Museum
Mahalaxmi Temple ©
Mahalaxmi Temple
Jyotiba Temple ©
Jyotiba Temple

2
nights
Mumbai

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: take a memorable drive along Marine Drive, get in on the family fun at Red Carpet Wax Museum, take an in-depth tour of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, and take in the views from Bandra-Worli Sea Link.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Mumbai attractions planner .

Getting from Kolhapur to Mumbai by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. June in Mumbai sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mumbai

Outdoors Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive
Chowpatty Beach ©
Chowpatty Beach
Shilonda Trail ©
Shilonda Trail

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