9 days in India Itinerary

9 days in India Itinerary

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9 days in India Itinerary

Start: Shimla
+3
taxi + Fly + taxi + train:  11​h
1
Shirdi
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Mumbai
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  2​h
3
Goa
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
New Delhi
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  4​h 15​min
End: Shimla

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): make a splash at Wet N Joy Water Park, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple, then contemplate the long history of Baba's Chavadi, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Shirdi trip itinerary tool .

Shimla to Shirdi is an approximately 11-hour combination of taxi, flight, and train. You can also drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to drive to Mumbai.

Things to do in Shirdi

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Wet N Joy Water Park ©
Wet N Joy Water Park
Sri Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir ©
Sri Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir
Baba's Chavadi ©
Baba's Chavadi

2
nights
Mumbai

Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
On the 5th (Sat), indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Siddhivinayak, then don't miss a visit to Worli Sea Face, and finally snap pictures at Bandra-Worli Sea Link. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Dhobi Ghat, get engrossed in the history at Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum, then cruise along Marine Drive, and finally admire the striking features of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Mumbai trip itinerary maker .

Getting from Shirdi to Mumbai by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In January in Mumbai, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Goa.

Things to do in Mumbai

Tours Historic Sites Scenic Drive
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Food Tours
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive
Bandra-Worli Sea Link ©
Bandra-Worli Sea Link

2
nights
Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Animal Shelter Agonda and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Agonda Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Palacio do Deao and then kick back and relax at Palolem Beach.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Goa trip itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Mumbai to Goa in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Goa when traveling from Mumbai in January, with lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to New Delhi.

Things to do in Goa

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Agonda Beach ©
Agonda Beach
Palolem Beach ©
Palolem Beach
Animal Shelter Agonda ©
Animal Shelter Agonda

3
nights
New Delhi

New Delhi ©
Designed by notable English architects and proclaimed India's capital in 1931, New Delhi sits in the middle of a sprawling metropolitan area with a population of over 25 million.
New Delhi is known for historic sites, parks, shopping, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the natural beauty at Humayun's Tomb, admire the landmark architecture of Qutub Minar, step into the grandiose world of Red Fort (Lal Quila), and ponder the world of politics at Parliament Of India.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the New Delhi trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by flight from Goa to New Delhi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Goa in January, you will find days in New Delhi are little chillier (23°C), and nights are much colder (9°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Delhi

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Humayun's Tomb ©
Humayun's Tomb
Qutub Minar ©
Qutub Minar
Akshardham ©
Akshardham

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