7 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

7 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

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7 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

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

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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 14th (Sat): explore the ancient world of Daulatabad Fort and then explore the fascinating underground world of Ellora Caves.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Aurangabad online sightseeing planner .

New Delhi to Aurangabad is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from New Delhi in September, with highs in Aurangabad at 35°C and lows at 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Mumbai.

Things to do in Aurangabad

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Daulatabad Fort
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Ellora Caves ©
Ellora Caves
Daulatabad Fort ©
Daulatabad Fort

2
nights
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): make a trip to Mata Vaishno Devi Divya Dham, see the interesting displays at Monetary Museum, then pause for some photo ops at Gateway of India, and finally admire the striking features of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation building. On the 16th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: snap pictures at Bandra-Worli Sea Link, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Siddhivinayak, cruise along Marine Drive, then contemplate the long history of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, and finally make a trip to Dhobi Ghat.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Mumbai day trip planning tool .

Getting from Aurangabad to Mumbai by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. September in Mumbai sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can drive to Lonavala.

Things to do in Mumbai

Historic Sites Scenic Drive Outdoors
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Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive
Bandra-Worli Sea Link ©
Bandra-Worli Sea Link

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night
Lonavala

Lonavala ©
The hill station of Lonavala has developed into a resort town popular with Mumbai and Pune residents.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): get great views at Lion's Point and then find something for the whole family at Della Adventure Park.

For photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Lonavala travel route builder app .

Traveling by car from Mumbai to Lonavala takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. September in Lonavala sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Matheran.

Things to do in Lonavala

Theme Parks
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Della Adventure Park ©
Della Adventure Park
Lion's Point ©
Lion's Point

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Matheran

Matheran ©
High in the Western Ghats, Matheran offers visitors relief from the oppressive temperatures at lower elevations.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Kalavantin Durg, take some stellar pictures from Louisa Point, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pisarnath Mahadev Mandir, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Malang Point.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Matheran trip maker site .

Explore your travel options from Lonavala to Matheran with the Route module. In September, daytime highs in Matheran are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Mahabaleshwar.

Things to do in Matheran

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Kalavantin Durg
Highlights from your plan
Pisarnath Mahadev Mandir ©
Pisarnath Mahadev Mandir
Kalavantin Durg ©
Kalavantin Durg
Louisa Point ©
Louisa Point

1
night
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 19th (Thu), experience rural life at Laxmi Strawberry Farm, contemplate the long history of Mahabaleshwar Hill Station, then contemplate the long history of Mahabaleshwar Temple, then get great views at Arthur's Seat, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Venna Lake.

To find where to stay and tourist information, refer to the Mahabaleshwar trip itinerary site .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Matheran to Mahabaleshwar. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Nashik.

Things to do in Mahabaleshwar

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Venna Lake ©
Venna Lake
Mahabaleshwar Hill Station ©
Mahabaleshwar Hill Station
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

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Nashik

Nashik ©
Whether you want to tour important religious sites or explore the city's 22 wineries, you'll have no shortage of things to do in Nashik.
On the 20th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jain Mandir Nashik, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gajpantha Jain Siddha Kshetra Temple - Digambar & Chamar Leni, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kalaram Temple, and finally do a tasting at Sula Vineyards.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Nashik day trip planning tool .

Getting from Mahabaleshwar to Nashik by combination of taxi and flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nashik

Historic Sites Wineries
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Sula Vineyards ©
Sula Vineyards
Kalaram Temple ©
Kalaram Temple

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