8 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

8 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

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8 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
1
Mumbai
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Shirdi
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Mahabaleshwar
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
4
Alibaug
— 2 nights
taxi + train:  1​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

2
nights
Mumbai

Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
On the 23rd (Sat), snap pictures at Bandra-Worli Sea Link, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shree Siddhivinayak, don't miss a visit to Dhobi Ghat, then contemplate the long history of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, and finally indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Mumbai trip itinerary maker tool .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Mumbai. In March, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Shirdi.

Things to do in Mumbai

Tours Historic Sites
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Food Tours
Bandra-Worli Sea Link ©
Bandra-Worli Sea Link
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus ©
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus

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.
On the 24th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gyan Thirth, Shri Parshvanath Digambar Jain Mandir, see the interesting displays at Dixit Wada Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Khandoba Mandir, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir, and finally steep yourself in history at Baba's Chavadi. On your second day here, make a splash at Wet N Joy Water Park, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Shirdi Saibaba Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Maruti Mandir, and finally steep yourself in history at House of Laxmibai Shinde.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Shirdi trip itinerary website .

Getting from Mumbai to Shirdi by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Mahabaleshwar.

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): take in nature's colorful creations at Mapro Garden, contemplate the long history of Mahabaleshwar Hill Station, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Atibaleshwar madir, then contemplate the long history of Mahabaleshwar Temple, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Venna Lake.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Mahabaleshwar trip planner .

Drive from Shirdi to Mahabaleshwar in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Alibaug.

Things to do in Mahabaleshwar

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Mahabaleshwar Hill Station ©
Mahabaleshwar Hill Station
Venna Lake ©
Venna Lake
Mahabaleshwar Temple ©
Mahabaleshwar Temple

2
nights
Alibaug

Alibaug
On a vacation in Alibaug, a small coastal town south of Mumbai, you can explore a plethora of beaches lined with coconut palms, boasting black or white sands, and mostly suitable for swimming and water sports.
On the 27th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Kihim Beach and then kick back and relax at Kashid Beach. Keep things going the next day: witness the site of a historic battle at Kolaba Fort, enjoy the sand and surf at Alibag Beach, and then kick back and relax at Akshi Beach.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Alibaug visit website .

Traveling by car from Mahabaleshwar to Alibaug takes 4.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Alibaug

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Kashid Beach, Kihim Beach
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Kashid Beach
Kashid Beach
Versoli Beach ©
Versoli Beach
Kolaba Fort ©
Kolaba Fort

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