Well-known as the city of dreams, Mumbai is one among the most visited destinations of the country. The city opens its arms to every traveler with its electrifying energy and tons of entertainment. The charm of the destination is truly unmatched and it leaves no visitor disappointed. On reaching Mumbai railway station/ airport, meet our IHPL representative who assists you while you take a transfer to the hotel.
Check-in to the hotel and take some rest. Later, go out for sightseeing around the city of dreams. Begin with a visit to Shree Siddhivinayak Temple and pay homage to Lord Ganesha. Further, visit other major attractions of Mumbai including Gateway of India, Marine Drive, Colaba Market and Prince of Wales Museum. After a long day of sightseeing, return back to the hotel. Have a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
This day, you head towards your next destination, Bhimashankar. Have your breakfast and then start driving towards Bhimashankar. One of the 12 highly sacred Jyotirlingas in India, Bhimashankar Jyotirlinga is located at a distance of 218 km from Mumbai. The Jyotirlinga present here is believed to be the holiest of all 12 Jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva. The surroundings of the temple are immensely beautiful.
On reaching Bhimashankar, check-in to the hotel. After taking some rest, visit the Bhimashankar Temple to seek blessings of Lord Shiva. Later, visit the famous Bhimashankar Wildlife Sanctuary. Explore the rich flora and fauna of the place. Return to the hotel for dinner and have a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
On the 3rd day of your Maharashtra Jyotirlinga Tour, have your breakfast early in the morning and then head to Shirdi. Set at a distance of around 183 km from Bhimashankar, Shirdi is a small town which is popular across the globe for the saint Sai Baba.
Shirdi is one of the most popular pilgrimage sites in India. People from all over the world visit this destination to seek the blessings of Sai Baba. On reaching Shirdi, seek blessings of Sai Baba at Samadhi Mandir, Khandoba Temple and Shri Sai Baba Sansthan Complex.
Later, start driving towards Shani Shingnapur which is located at a distance of 65 km from Shirdi. Shani Shingnapur is believed to be the home of Lord Shaneshwara. Lord Shaneshwara is well-known as the personification of the planet Saturn. On reaching, visit the temple and seek blessings of Lord Shanidev. Leave for Trimbakeshwar in the evening. On reaching, check-in at the hotel and stay overnight.
There is an option of choosing a destination between Shirdi/Kumbh Mela. In case of Kumbh Mela, you get to visit Kumbh Mela at Nashik. Kumbh Mela is considered the largest gathering of humanity for a religious occasion. Pay a visit to this holy event and have a look at faith and spirituality in a completely different way. People from across the globe visit India to be a part of the Kumbh Mela. After visiting Kumbh Mela, you can take a transfer to Shirdi the next day.
You begin this day with a visit to the second Jyotirlinga, Trimbakeshwar. Trimbakeshwar Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is visited by a number of devotees throughout the year.
After Darshan, return to the hotel for breakfast. After having your breakfast, leave for Grishneshwar Temple. The temple is situated at a distance of 110 km from Trimbakeshwar. On reaching Grishneshwar, check-in to the hotel and take some rest.
Later, visit the Grishneshwar temple. Grishneshwar temple is home to one of the 12 Jyotirlingas. The beauty and architecture of the temple is truly unmatched. After Darshan at the temple, return to the hotel. Enjoy your dinner and have a comfortable stay at night.
Munch your breakfast in the morning and then leave for Mumbai. As you reach Mumbai, take a transfer to the railway station/ airport and depart for your onward journey. The tour ends here.