7 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

7 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

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Pune
— 1 day
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Mumbai
— 3 nights
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Aurangabad
— 1 night
4
Ajanta
— 1 night
5
Shirdi
— 1 night

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Pune

Pune ©

Oxford of the East

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 25th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Sinhagad Fort, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kasba Peth Ganpati Temple, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Pune attractions planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Pune. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can go by car to Mumbai.

Things to do in Pune

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Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple ©
Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple
Sinhagad Fort ©
Sinhagad Fort
Kasba Peth Ganpati Temple ©
Kasba Peth Ganpati Temple

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Mumbai

Mumbai ©

Gateway to India

Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus and Shree Siddhivinayak will appeal to history buffs. When in Mumbai, make a side trip to see Shree Ganesh Temple in Dombivli, approximately Dombivli away. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Gateway of India, take a memorable drive along Marine Drive, get engrossed in the history at Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum, and stop by Kulture Shop.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Mumbai trip planner.

You can drive from Pune to Mumbai in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Aurangabad.

Things to do in Mumbai

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Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Shree Siddhivinayak ©
Shree Siddhivinayak
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus ©
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus

1
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Aurangabad

Aurangabad ©

City of Gates

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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Daulatabad Fort, Head underground at Ellora Caves, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple.

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

Traveling by flight from Mumbai to Aurangabad takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Mumbai in January, Aurangabad is slightly colder at night with lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can drive to Ajanta.

Things to do in Aurangabad

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Ellora Caves ©
Ellora Caves
Daulatabad Fort ©
Daulatabad Fort
Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple ©
Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga 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 30th (Thu), explore the fascinating underground world of Ajanta Caves.

Start your trip to Ajanta by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Aurangabad to Ajanta takes 3 hours. January in Ajanta sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 15°C at night. On the 30th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Shirdi.

Things to do in Ajanta

Parks · Nature
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Ajanta Caves ©
Ajanta Caves

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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 31st (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dwarkamai Masjid, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gyan Thirth, Shri Parshvanath Digambar Jain Mandir.

To see where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Shirdi trip app.

Traveling by car from Ajanta to Shirdi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Shirdi

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Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir ©
Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir
Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple ©
Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple

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