9 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

9 days in Maharashtra Itinerary

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Mumbai
— 3 nights
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Pune
— 3 nights
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Aurangabad
— 1 night
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Ajanta
— 1 night

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Mumbai

Mumbai ©

Gateway to India

Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Mumbai is known for historic sites, scenic drive, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Gateway of India, contemplate the long history of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Siddhivinayak, and cruise along Marine Drive.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Mumbai day trip planning tool.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Mumbai. In May, daily temperatures in Mumbai can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 31°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Pune.

Things to do in Mumbai

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Gateway of India ©
Gateway of India
Marine Drive ©
Marine Drive
Bandra-Worli Sea Link ©
Bandra-Worli Sea Link

3
nights
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.
Go for a jaunt from Pune to Lonavala to see Della Adventure Park about 1h 40 min away. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum, hunt for treasures at Phule Market, stop by Studio Coppre, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Pune visit planner.

You can drive from Mumbai to Pune in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can drive to Aurangabad.

Things to do in Pune

Side Trip

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Della Adventure Park ©
Della Adventure Park
Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum ©
Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum
Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple ©
Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple

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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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhadra Maruti, then explore the fascinating underground world of Ellora Caves, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Aurangabad vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Pune to Aurangabad in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Aurangabad can reach 47°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can go by car to Ajanta.

Things to do in Aurangabad

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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Ellora Caves ©
Ellora Caves
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 9th (Sat), Head underground at Ajanta Caves.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Ajanta day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Aurangabad to Ajanta takes 3 hours. In May in Ajanta, expect temperatures between 47°C during the day and 30°C at night. On the 9th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ajanta

Parks · Nature
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Ajanta Caves ©
Ajanta Caves

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