8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Nashik
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Shirdi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Aurangabad
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Ajanta
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
5
Indore
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jain Mandir Nashik and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Trimbakeshwar Shiv Jyotirlinga. On the 6th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Shree Vighnahar Ganpati Temple, then learn about winemaking at Sula Vineyards, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kalaram Temple, and finally Head underground at Pandavleni Caves.

To see ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Nashik tour itinerary tool .

New Delhi to Nashik is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Shirdi.

Things to do in Nashik

Historic Sites Wineries Parks

Side Trips

Shri Trimbakeshwar Shiv Jyotirlinga, Shree Vighnahar Ganpati Temple
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Shri Trimbakeshwar Shiv Jyotirlinga ©
Kalaram Temple ©
Kalaram Temple
Jain Mandir Nashik ©
Jain Mandir Nashik

2
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 Khandoba Mandir, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple, and then get in on the family fun at Sai Teerth Theme Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Shirdi Saibaba Temple, steep yourself in history at House of Laxmibai Shinde, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dwarkamai Masjid, then see the interesting displays at Dixit Wada Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gyan Thirth, Shri Parshvanath Digambar Jain Mandir.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Shirdi trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Nashik to Shirdi takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can go by car to Aurangabad.

Things to do in Shirdi

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums
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Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir ©
Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir
Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple ©
Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple
Khandoba Mandir ©
Khandoba Mandir

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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 9th (Wed), admire the landmark architecture of Bibi Ka Maqbara, explore the ancient world of Daulatabad Fort, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple, then explore the fascinating underground world of Ellora Caves, and finally step into the grandiose world of Chini Mahal.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Aurangabad trip builder app .

You can drive from Shirdi to Aurangabad in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. October in Aurangabad sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Ajanta.

Things to do in Aurangabad

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

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

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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 10th (Thu), Head underground at Ajanta Caves.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Ajanta online travel planner .

Traveling by car from Aurangabad to Ajanta takes 3 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Indore.

Things to do in Ajanta

Parks Nature
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Ajanta Caves ©
Ajanta Caves

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nights
Indore

Indore ©
The commercial capital of Madhya Pradesh, Indore blends its historic past with future-oriented modernization.
On the 11th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Shri Omkareshwar Jyotirlinga, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Khajrana Ganesh Mandir, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shri Siddh Vijay Ganesh Mandir. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse the eclectic array of goods at Sarafa Bazaar, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Annapurna Temple, then get outside with Mahakaleshwar, and finally appreciate the history behind Rajneet Hanuman Mandir.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Indore trip planner.

You can drive from Ajanta to Indore in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Indore

Outdoors Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Mahakaleshwar
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Mahakaleshwar ©
Mahakaleshwar
Khajrana Ganesh Mandir ©
Khajrana Ganesh Mandir
Shri Omkareshwar Jyotirlinga ©
Shri Omkareshwar Jyotirlinga

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