9 days in India Itinerary

9 days in India Itinerary

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9 days in India Itinerary

Start: Gwalior
1
Gwalior
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  8​h
2
Trimbak
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Shirdi
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Lonavala
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
5
Panchgani
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
6
Mahabaleshwar
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 15​min
7
Amboli
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  12​h 45​min
End: Gwalior


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1
night
Gwalior

Gwalior ©
The historic city of Gwalior offers an introduction to the medieval dynastic politics of the region.
On the 6th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Sun Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gurudwara Data Bandi Chhod Qilla Gwalior, then delve into the distant past at Gwalior Fort, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shahastrabahu Temple, and finally don't miss a visit to Gopachal Parvat.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Gwalior vacation maker tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Gwalior. In September in Gwalior, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Shirdi.

Things to do in Gwalior

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Gwalior Fort ©
Gwalior Fort
Shahastrabahu Temple ©
Shahastrabahu Temple

2
nights
Trimbak

Trimbak ©
Trimbak is a city and a municipal council in Nashik District in the Indian state of Maharashtra. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Trimbakeshwar Shiva Temple. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Lake Vaitarna Waterfalls and then admire the engineering at Vaitarna Dam. On the 8th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Bhaskargad and then admire the landmark architecture of Trimbakeshwar Shiva Temple.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Trimbak day trip planning website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Gwalior to Trimbak. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Shirdi.

Things to do in Trimbak

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Igatpuri
Highlights from your plan
Vaitarna Dam ©
Vaitarna Dam
Shri Trimbakeshwar Shiv Jyotirlinga ©

few
hours
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 9th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Baba's Chavadi, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Maruti Mandir, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple.

For more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Shirdi day trip site .

You can drive from Trimbak to Shirdi in 2.5 hours. In September in Shirdi, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can drive to Lonavala.

Things to do in Shirdi

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple ©
Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple

1
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 10th (Tue): explore the activities along Pawna Lake, then Head underground at Karla Caves, and then get great views at Lion's Point.

For more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Lonavala online route maker .

Traveling by car from Shirdi to Lonavala takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in September, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Panchgani.

Things to do in Lonavala

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Karla Caves ©
Karla Caves
Pawna Lake ©
Pawna Lake
Lion's Point ©
Lion's Point

1
night
Panchgani

Panchgani ©
Deriving its name from the five hills that surround it, Panchgani offers an unpolluted environment for nature lovers.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Table Land, look for gifts at Devrai Art Village, take some stellar pictures from Parsi Point, then don't miss a visit to Cheese Factory, and finally make a trip to Sydney Point.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Panchgani vacation builder site .

You can drive from Lonavala to Panchgani in 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Mahabaleshwar.

Things to do in Panchgani

Parks Nature Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Table Land ©
Table Land
Sydney Point ©
Sydney Point
Parsi Point ©
Parsi 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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Lingmala Waterfall, then steep yourself in history at Mahabaleshwar Hill Station, and then steep yourself in history at Mahabaleshwar Temple.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Mahabaleshwar trip planner .

Getting from Panchgani to Mahabaleshwar by car takes about an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Amboli.

Things to do in Mahabaleshwar

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Lingmala Waterfall ©
Lingmala Waterfall
Mahabaleshwar Hill Station ©
Mahabaleshwar Hill Station
Mahabaleshwar Temple ©
Mahabaleshwar Temple

1
night
Amboli

Amboli ©
Amboli is a hill station in south Maharashtra, India. On the 13th (Fri), appreciate the views at Kavalshet Point, then take in the dramatic scenery at Amboli Water Falls, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Amboli.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Amboli journey planning site .

Traveling by car from Mahabaleshwar to Amboli takes 6 hours. September in Amboli sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amboli

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Kavalshet Point, Amboli
Highlights from your plan
Amboli Water Falls ©
Amboli Water Falls
Amboli
Amboli
Kavalshet Point ©
Kavalshet Point

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