9 days in Karnataka & Maharashtra Itinerary

9 days in Karnataka & Maharashtra Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Mysuru (Mysore)
— Few hours
2
Bengaluru
— 2 nights
3
Mumbai
— 2 nights
4
Pune
— 1 night
5
Aurangabad
— 3 nights

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Mysuru (Mysore)

Mysuru (Mysore) ©
A historic and culturally distinctive city, Mysuru (Mysore) has all the stories, artworks, and architecture you'd hope to find in the former capital city of a rich kingdom.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Mysuru Palace, thenadmire the masterpieces at Mysore Sand Sculpture Museum, and then examine the collection at Sea Shell Museum.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Mysuru (Mysore) trip itinerary planning app.

Chennai to Mysuru (Mysore) is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Chennai in December, expect Mysuru (Mysore) to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bengaluru.

Things to do in Mysuru (Mysore)

Museums Historic Sites
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Mysuru Palace ©
Mysuru Palace
Mysore Sand Sculpture Museum ©
Mysore Sand Sculpture Museum
Sea Shell Museum ©
Sea Shell Museum

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Bengaluru

Bengaluru ©
Flourishing development and a bustling IT industry transformed Bangalore into a vibrant metropolis, but the city preserves its numerous historic and cultural sights.
On the 23rd (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Bannerghatta National Park and then take in the spiritual surroundings of ISKCON Temple Bangalore.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Bengaluru trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Mysuru (Mysore) to Bengaluru takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You will leave for Mumbai on the 24th (Tue).

Things to do in Bengaluru

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Bannerghatta National Park ©
Bannerghatta National Park
ISKCON Temple Bangalore ©
ISKCON Temple Bangalore

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Mumbai

Mumbai ©
Only one word accurately describes India's commercial capital Mumbai: big.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): snap pictures at Bandra-Worli Sea Link, take in the spiritual surroundings of Shree Siddhivinayak, thenget engrossed in the history at Mani Bhavan Gandhi Museum, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, and finally get engrossed in the history at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Thu): examine the collection at Bhau Daji Lad Museum, thenmake a trip to Gateway of India, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Banganga Tank, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Mahalakshmi Temple.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Mumbai online tour builder.

Getting from Bengaluru to Mumbai by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Bengaluru in December: highs in Mumbai hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Pune.

Things to do in Mumbai

Museums Historic Sites
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Shree Siddhivinayak ©
Shree Siddhivinayak
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus ©
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus

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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.
On the 27th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple, see the interesting displays at Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Fire Brigade Museum, and finally examine the collection at Darshan Museum.

Plan my day in Pune using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Mumbai to Pune in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Aurangabad.

Things to do in Pune

Museums Historic Sites
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Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum ©
Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum
Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple ©
Dagadusheth Halwai Ganapati Temple
Fire Brigade Museum ©
Fire Brigade Museum

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Aurangabad

Aurangabad ©
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.
You've now added Ellora Caves to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple, explore the fascinating underground world of Ellora Caves, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhadra Maruti. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: Head underground at Aurangabad Caves, explore the ancient world of Daulatabad Fort, and then contemplate the long history of Tomb of Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Aurangabad trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Pune to Aurangabad takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Aurangabad

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Daulatabad Fort
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Ellora Caves ©
Ellora Caves
Daulatabad Fort ©
Daulatabad Fort
Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple ©
Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple

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