7 days in India Itinerary

7 days in India Itinerary

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Start: Chennai
Fly:  4 h 30 min
1
Mumbai
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
2
Lonavala
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Pune
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
4
Mahabaleshwar
— 1 day
Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: Chennai

1
night
Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
You've added Elephanta Caves, Marine Drive, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, thendon't miss a visit to Elephanta Caves, and then cruise along Marine Drive. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu): explore the ancient world of Karnala Fort, thenHead underground at Kanheri Caves, thentake an in-depth tour of Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Mahalakshmi Temple.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Mumbai road trip planner.

Chennai to Mumbai is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Lonavala.

Things to do in Mumbai

Historic Sites Museums Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Karnala Fort
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Mahalakshmi Temple ©
Mahalakshmi Temple
Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum ©
Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum

1
night
Lonavala

Lonavala ©
The hill station of Lonavala has developed into a resort town popular with Mumbai and Pune residents.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Tikona Fort, Lohagad Fort, Ekvira Devi Temple, and other attractions. On the 4th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Tikona Fort, contemplate the long history of Lohagad Fort, take in the spiritual surroundings of Ekvira Devi Temple, thenget great views at Lion's Point, and finally make a trip to Korigad Fort.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Lonavala trip planner.

Getting from Mumbai to Lonavala by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to drive to Pune.

Things to do in Lonavala

Historic Sites
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Lohagad Fort ©
Lohagad Fort
Ekvira Devi Temple ©
Ekvira Devi Temple
Tikona Fort ©
Tikona Fort

2
nights
Pune

Pune ©
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.
You've added Sinhagad Fort, Vetal Hill, Rajgad Fort, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 5th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Katraj Jain Temple, learn about all things military at National War Museum, contemplate the long history of Visapur Fort, thenadmire the sheer force of Devkund Waterfall, and finally don't miss a visit to Torna Fort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Sinhagad Fort, thentake in the awesome beauty at Vetal Hill, thenexplore the ancient world of Rajgad Fort, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pataleshwar Cave Temple.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Pune driving holiday planning app.

Traveling by car from Lonavala to Pune takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can go by car to Mahabaleshwar.

Things to do in Pune

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Rajgad Fort ©
Rajgad Fort
Katraj Jain Temple ©
Katraj Jain Temple
Pataleshwar Cave Temple ©
Pataleshwar Cave Temple

1
day
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.
You've added Shivthar Ghal, Vasota Fort, Krishnabai Temple, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): get outside with Vasota Fort, trek along Tiger Spring, Head underground at Shivthar Ghal, explore the ancient world of Krishnabai Temple, thensteep yourself in history at Pratapgarh Fort, and finally experience rural life at Laxmi Strawberry Farm.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Mahabaleshwar trip maker app.

You can drive from Pune to Mahabaleshwar in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mahabaleshwar

Historic Sites Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Shivthar Ghal, Vasota Fort
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Krishnabai Temple ©
Krishnabai Temple
Pratapgarh Fort ©
Pratapgarh Fort
Shivthar Ghal ©
Shivthar Ghal

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