|DURATION||11 Days 10 Nights|
|PRICE||Price on request|
|PLACES COVERED||Mumbai – Lonavala – Khandala – Matheran – Nasik – Shirdi – Aurangabad – Mumbai|
Maharashtra is a beautiful state with unique culture and heritage. Heritage India Private Tours has brought exciting Best of Maharashtra tour of 11 days and 10 nights. This tour will let you explore some very nice spots that are very famous. You will be amazed by the natural beauty of Matheran, Lonavala, Khandala. Visit to very famous shrine of Sai baba, Shirdi, Sundar Narayan Temple in Nasik, Excursions to Ajanta and Ellora caves and much more.
Day 1:Arrive in Mumbai
Once you arrive at the Mumbai Airport, you will be welcomed by our tour agent and have smooth transfer to pre-booked hotel and overnight stay is planned in Mumbai.
Day 2:Mumbai Sightseeing
Have a sumptuous breakfast and then proceed for seeing tourist places like the Gateway of India, and joyful motorboat in the waters of Arabian Sea to tour Elephanta Caves, famous forTrimurthi idol, a triple-headed Shiva and mythological carvings. Also visit the Hanging Gardens, Prince of Wales Museum, Jain Temple and spend a lovely evening Marine Drive. Have comfortable overnight stay in Mumbai.
Day 3:Mumbai –Lonavala (82.7 km)
After having breakfast buck up to enjoy a lovely getaway to Lonavala, a small hill station. Just relax in the crispy pleasant weather of this place and enjoy visit to Karla and Bhaja caves. Enjoy leisure activities and you will also visit Karla and Bhaja Caves. Come back to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 4:Lonavala–Khandala (3.8 km)
After breakfast leave for Khandala. You will love the nature and refreshing environment at Bhushi Dam. Come back to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 5:Khandala–Matheran (54.3 km)
After breakfast, start the 2-hour drive reachMatheran. On arrival, explore the most amusing surroundings and enjoy rickshaw rides. Tour spots of attractions like Chouk, Panorama, Louisa, Garbut Point and Echo. Come back to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 6:Matheran – Nasik (169 km)
After breakfast, within couple of hours you will reachNasik. Check-in at the pre-booked hotel, Later visit Sunder Narayan Temple, Sita Gupta Caves and Trimbakeshwar Temple in Nasik. Come back to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 7: Nasik – ShirdiSai Temple (87.5 km)
After breakfast leave for Shirdi, to visit Sai Temple.Sai temple is the most revered temple devoted to Sai Baba. After reaching at Shirdi, have quick check in at hotel. Later, have visit to the fmaousSai Baba temple. Spend the day in Shirdi. Overnight stay is planned at the hotel in Shirdi.
Day 8:ShirdiSai Temple – Aurangabad (108 km)
After breakfast, after couple of hours drive reachAurangabad. Check-in at the pre-booked hotel. Later tour the Deogiri Fortress, Daulatabad Fort, BibikaMaqbara one can compare it as a replica of TajMahal. See, Panchakki, a huge water mill. Overnight stay is planned in Aurangabad hotel.
Day 9: Aurangabad -Excursion to Ellora Caves (31.7 km)
After hearty breakfast, the excursion to famousEllora caves showing sculptures of Buddhism, Jainism and Brahmanism. Ellora caves were built in between 6th and 11th century and come under World Heritage Sites. You will be mesmerized by seeingViharaas, Kailasa Temple and the Buddhist VishvakarmaChaitya. Overnight stay is planned in hotel of Aurangabad.
Day 10: Aurangabad – Excursion to Ajanta Caves (96.7 km)
After breakfast, leave for an excursion to another famous World Heritage Site Ajanta caves. Ajanta caves were built between 2nd century and 6th century. These 29 caves are situated in Sahyadrihillsare dedicated to Buddhism. The beautiful paintings and stone graved sculptures pertain to the life and teachings of Lord Buddha. Afterexcursion to Ajanta caves, return to Aurangabad for overnight stay.
Day 11: Aurangabad – Mumbai (327 km)
On this day your tour of Maharashtra covering major attractions is over and you will be driven back to Mumbai from where you can carry on your onward journey.
*Important- The above itinerary is a suggested one. We can alter/customize this Foot step of Buddha Tourto make an itinerary as per your suitability, places of interest by adding new places to visit or altering the whole package.
Services Included -:
- Breakfast and beds
- Luxury cars with English speaking Chauffer to drop you at the airport or railway station.
- Well maintained and air conditioned transport facilities.
- Guide with preferred language at required places.
- Applicable rates and taxes will be as per present rate conditions.
- Entry fee of monuments.
- Car drivers are not trained for guides.
Excluded Services -:
- Travel insurance
- Supplementary charges.
- Personal level expenses like drinks, telephone bills, etc.
- Any type of tips and other charges.
- Any additional expenses