Shiradi-Nashik-Ellora-Ajantha (4nights-5days)

Sai Shirdi

Maharashtra is the most fascinating region of India. It is the state with rich cultural heritage and is a land of intense spirituality and religious faith. Maharashtra has to its credit pilgrimage centers with great landmarks in the evolution of Indian Temple architecture. Places like Ajanta, near Aurangabad are the ancient proofs of rich art-works of India. The name Maharashtra is believed to be originated from rathi, which means chariot driver. it is entered the recorded history in the 2nd century BC, with the construction of its first Buddhist caves. Shivaji Bhosle, the founder of the Maratha Empire, did a lifelong struggle against the Mughals. By 1680, the year of Shivaji’s death, nearly the whole of Deccan belonged to his empire. Shivaji was a great warrior and one of the finest rulers of India, so he holds the highest place in Maratha history. IT offers almost everything from its pristine beaches, wildlife sanctuaries, hill stations, natural caves, waterfalls, to imposing forts, colourful festivals, ancient pilgrimage shrines, museums, and historical monuments that draw large number of travelers.

Day 1: Aurangabad

Aurangabad Is A City In The Aurangabad District Of Maharashtra, India. Aurangabad (Meaning “Built By The Throne”) Is Named After The Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb In Aurangabad Airport / Railway Station Meet Our Representative(Driver) Transferred To Hotel And Fresh Up Visit Ellora Caves Ellora Is An Archaeological Site, 30 Km From The City Of Aurangabad In The Indian State Of Maharashtra Built By Therashtrakuta Rulers Night Dinner And Rest. In Aurangabad. , .

Day 2 Aurangabad –Shiradi(120 Km/3hours)

Morning After Breakfast Start Journey To Shiradi .Reach Shirdi Check Into To Hotel .Fresh Up Visit Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple Is Located In Shirdi. It Is One Of The Most Famous Shrines In India. The Temple Is Dedicated To the Sai Baba of Shirdi .next Dwarkamai One of the main attractions at Dwarkamai are the oil paintings of Sai Baba. Night Dinner And Stay In Hotel At Shiradi.

Day 3: Shiradi –Nasik (87 Km/1.30 Hours)

Early Morning After Breakfast Start Journey To Nasik Is A City In Western India In The State Of maharashtra. It Is Said To Be The Abode Of Lord Rama During His 14 Years In Exile. And Visit Trimbakeshwar Temple – One Of The Holy Places Of Not Only Maharashtra But The Whole India Is Near Nashik. Trimbakeshwar Is One Of The Twelve Jyotirlingas In India. . Shree Someshwar Temple, Gangapur
This Temple Is On The Way To Gangapur Dam,This Is A Temple Of Lord Shiva And Lord Hanuman On The Banks Of River Godavari. Ramkund This Tank, Built In 1696, Contains Holy Water In Which Every Hindu Wishes His Or Her Ashes To Be Immersed, So As To Attain ‘Moksha’ Or Liberation Of The Soul. And Local Sightseeing In Nashik. And Night Dinner and Rest in Hotel At Nasik.

Day 4:Nasik –Aurangabad(180km/4hours)

Early Morning After Breakfast Leave For Aurangabad .After Reach Aurangbad Check In Hotel And Fresh Up Next Visit To Bibi Ka Maqbara: Situated About 3 Km From The City Is Bibi Ka Maqbara, The Burial Place Of Aurangzeb’s Wife, Rabia-Ud-Durrani . Visit To The Naukhanda Palace Was Built By Malik Ambar In 1616 Upon The Summit Of A Rising Ground At Aurangabad, India. Night Dinner And Rest In Hotel.
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Day 5:Aurangabad Departure

Early Morning After Breakfast Leave For Ajanta(120 Km) The Ajanta Caves Showcase The Buddhist Stories Of The Period Between 200 B.C. And 650 A.D it is a world heritage site After Ajanta Sightseeing Leave For Aurangabad Airport To Caught The Return Fight To Home ,

INCLUSIONS: –

• Hotel Accommodation In 3* / similar Twin Share Basis
• Meals ( Breakfast lunch & Dinner )
• All Transfers And Sightseeing’s By Suitable Vehicle According To Group Strength.
• Airport Transfer From Ahmedabad To Ahmedabad

EXLCUSIONS: –

• Services & Charges Not Mentioned: Travel Insurance, Extra Luggage, And Other Entrance Charges Other Than Mentioned In The Itinerary, Portage, Telephone, Tips And Any Other Expenditure Of Personal In Nature.
• Which Is Not Mentioned In Itenary Is Not Included.

CANCELLATION CHARGES ARE AS FOLLOWS: –
• 20 To 10 Days Prior : 50%
• 10 To 5 Days Prior : 75%
• Less Than 5 Days : No Refund

Attraction places details

•Ellora Caves ellora is an archaeological site, 30 km from the city of aurangabad in the indian state of maharashtra built by therashtrakuta rulers. Well known for its monumental caves, it is a world heritage site. And represents the epitome of indian rock-cut architecture (timing: 9:00 am to 5:30 pm (ellora caves are closed on tuesdays)

•Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple is located in shirdi. It is one of the most famous shrines in india. The temple is dedicated to the sai baba of shirdi an indian guru, yogi, and fakir who is venerated all over the world as a saint.

•Dwarkamai has a special place in the hearts of the devotees of Sai Baba. Dwarkamai. A beautiful mosque, this is the place where the distinguished saint lived for a very long time (almost 60 years) before taking samadhi in 1918. One of the main attractions at Dwarkamai are the oil paintings of Sai Baba. Opening Closing Time5 am to 10:45 pm (Daily)

•Trimbakeshwar Temple – one of the holy places of not only maharashtra but the whole india is near nasik. Trimbakeshwar is one of the twelve jyotirlingas in india. As per Shiv Mahapuran, once Brahma (the Hindu God of creation) and Vishnu (the Hindu God of preservation) had an argument in terms of supremacy of creation. It is located at the source of the Godavari River, the longest river in peninsular India. The Godavari River, which is considered sacred within Hinduism, originates from Bramhagiri Mountains and meets the sea near Rajahmudry. Kusavarta, a kund is considered the symbolic origin of the river Godavari, and revered by Hindus as a sacred bathing place. The current temple was built by Peshwa Balaji Baji Rao

•Shree Someshwar Temple, Gangapur This Temple Is On The Way To Gangapur Dam,This Is A Temple Of Lord Shiva And Lord Hanuman On The Banks Of River Godavari.

• Ramkund This Tank, Built In 1696, Contains Holy Water In Which Every Hindu Wishes His Or Her Ashes To Be Immersed, So As To Attain ‘Moksha’ Or Liberation Of The Soul. And Local Sightseeing In Nashik.

•Bibi Ka Maqbara: Situated About 3 Km From The City Is Bibi Ka Maqbara, The Burial Place Of Aurangzeb’s Wife, Rabia-Ud-Durrani. It Is An Imitation Of The Taj At Agra And Due To Its Similar Design, It Is Popularly Known As The Mini Taj Of The Deccan. The Maqbara Stands In The Middle Of A Spacious And Formally Planned Mughal Garden With Axial Ponds, Fountains, Water Channels, Broad Pathways And Pavilions. Behind The Mausoleum Is Located A Small Archaeological Museum.

•Naukhanda Palace Was Built By Malik Ambar In 1616 Upon The Summit Of A Rising Ground At Aurangabad, India. The Massive Portal Gateway Leading To This, Over Which The Naubatkhana Sounded, Was Called Barkal. The Palace Had Nine Apartments, The Interior Buildings Consisted Of Five Zananas, A Divan I Aam, A Divan I Khas, A Masjid And A Kacheri, Each Provided With A Garden.

•The Ajanta Caves Showcase The Buddhist Stories Of The Period Between 200 B.C. And 650 A.D. This Group Of Caves Was Discovered By Few British Officers, Who Went For A Tiger Hunt In The Site. There Are 29 Caves In Ajanta, Constructed By Some Buddhist Monks, Using Tools Like Chisel And Hammer. These Caves Were Habited By The Buddhist Monks, Who Imparted Knowledge And Performed Rituals In The Viharas And The Chaityas, The Age-Old Seats Of Learning. The Paintings And Sculptures Of The Caves Portray Stories From The Jataka Tales. The Caves Also Feature Images Of Princesses And Nymphs.( Timing: 9:00 Am To 5:30 Pm (Ajanta Caves Are Closed On Mondays)

1. Customer should pay Rs.5, 000/- in advance at the time of booking and full payment has to be paid before 30 days of the date of journey.
2. Cancellation charges are applicable as per company rules.
3. No refund will be made towards unutilised services of the tour.
4. Advance amount paid towards reservation of seats is not refundable.
5. Sightseeing subject to modification with or without notice.
6. All types of personal expense, whatsoever is the matter will be yours.
7. Rooms are sharing reservation of hotels and provision of foods as per company rules.
8. Rates are subjects to change with or without prior notice.
9. Company reserves the right to cancel the scheme.
10. Service tax as applicable extra.
11. The service provided by us is of superior quality at the lowest rate.
12. Rates are applicable Minimum for 5 Members.

MAHARASHTRA SPECIAL CUISINE
• Pohay (Pohe)
• Misal Pav
• Pitla Bhakri
• Sabudana Khichdi
• Bharli Vangi (Stuffed Eggplant)
• Wada / Vada Pav
• Aamti (Maharashtrian-Lentils/ Dal)
• Rassa (Taambda/ Pandhra/ Varhadi)
• Puran Poli
• Shrikhand

MAHARASHTRA FAMOUS SHOPPINGS
• Paithani and Himroo saris
• Kolhapuri chappals
• Warli tribal paintings
• Bidri ware
• Narayan Peth saris