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Ashtavinayak with Shirdi and Bhimashankar
(3 Nights)

from Rs. 14,784/person

Holiday Overview

Mahad
Siddhtek
Ozhar
Mayureshwar
Ranjangaon
Lenyadri
Theur
Pali

Ashtavinayak with Shirdi and Bhimashankar takes guests through a pilgrimage circuit covering 8 Lord Ganesha Temples popularly known as Ashtavinayak Temples in Maharashtra alongwith Shirdi Saibaba Temple.

Route

Shirdi(1) - Pune(2)

Summarised Itinerary

  • Day-1 Arrive at Shirdi. Afternoon / Evening Darshan at Shirdi.
  • Day-2 Visit Ozar and Lenyadri Ashtavinayak Temples and return to Pune by evening via Bhinashankar
  • Day-3 Take Solapur Road and visit three Ashtavinayak Temples
  • Day-4 Visit Ashtavinayak Temples near Khopoli and at Pali before returning to Mumbai

Sightseeing Summary

Pune - Chintamani Temple Theur (25.00 kms), Ranjangaon Mahaganapati Temple (50.00 kms), Moreshwar Temple (64.00 kms), Lenyadri Ashtavinayak Temple (92.00 kms), Ozar Ashtavinayak Temple (92.00 kms), Mahad Varad Vinayak Ashtavinayak Temple (93.00 kms), Siddhtek (100.00 kms), Bhimashankar Temple (110.00 kms), Ballareshwar Pali (120.00 kms)

Shirdi - Shirdi Saibaba Temple (0.50 kms), Lenyadri Ashtavinayak Temple (100.00 kms), Ozar Ashtavinayak Temple (100.00 kms), Bhimashankar Temple (182.00 kms)

Preferred Arrival /Departure Destination

Arrival - Mumbai Departure - Mumbai

Popular Extensions to the Itinerary

Guests looking to cover Pilgrimages around Nashik and Aurangabad comprehensively can spend an additional night there.

Distances

  • Mumbai to Shirdi -240 kms (5 hrs)
  • Shirdi to Pune -185 kms (3.5 hrs)
  • Pune to Mumbai -170 kms (3 hrs)

Route

Shirdi(1) - Pune(2)

Detailed Itinerary

Day-1 Arrive at Shirdi. Afternoon / Evening Darshan at Shirdi. Arrive at Shirdi. Shirdi is a renowned Saibaba Temple and one of the most visited temples in India. Enroute visit Trymbakeshwar (One of the 12 Jyotirlinga Temples of Lord Shiva). Afternoon / Evening Darshan at Shirdi Sai Baba Temple.

Day-2 Visit Ozar and Lenyadri Ashtavinayak Temples and return to Pune by evening via Bhinashankar Visit Ozar and Lenyadri Ashtavinayak Temples (Lenyadri requires few hundred steps to climb). Travel to Pune and reach by late evening enroute take a detour to Bhimashankar (100 kms detour off Manchar) amd Ranjangaon Mahaganapati Temple (Ashtavinayak Temple) (45 kms detour from Chakan).

Day-3 Take Solapur Road and visit three Ashtavinayak Temples Take Solapur Road and visit three Ashtavinayak Temples (Theur near Pune (25 kms), Morgaon (60 kms from Theur - 1.5 hour) and Siddhtek (70 kms from Morgaon - 2 hours)). Return to Pune (105 kms - 2.5 hours) by evening.

Day-4 Visit Ashtavinayak Temples near Khopoli and at Pali before returning to Mumbai Visit Ashtavinayak Temples near Khopoli (80 kms - 1.5 hours - Varad Vinayak Mahad) and at Pali (30 kms from Khopoli - Ballareshwar Pali) before proceeding to Pune (110 kms - 2 hours) OR Mumbai (110 kms - 2.5 hours from Pali).

Detailed Sightseeing

Pune: -
  • Chintamani Temple Theur - The Chintamani Temple of Theur at 25 kms from Pune is one of Ashtavinayak Temple, a set of eight Lord Ganesha temple visited part of a circuit.
  • Ranjangaon Mahaganapati Temple - Mahaganapati Temple at Ranjangaon near Pune is one of the eight Ashtavinayak Temples that are visited as part of a circuit.
  • Moreshwar Temple - Shri Moreshwar Mandir is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Ganesha at 64 kilometres from Pune city. The temple is the start and ending point of a pilgrimage of eight Ganesha temples called Ashtavinayaka temples.
  • Lenyadri Ashtavinayak Temple - Lenyadri Ashtavinayak Temple is one of the eight Ashtavinayak temples. The temple is set in a cave and and only one of the eight temples that requires climbing some steps to reach.
  • Ozar Ashtavinayak Temple - Shrivighnahar, Ozhar is home to one of the eight Ashtavinayak Temples. It is visited alongwith Girijatmaj, Lenyadri Ashtavinayak Temple.
  • Mahad Varad Vinayak Ashtavinayak Temple - One of the eight Ashtavinayak Temples at 6 km from Khopoli. This is well visited over weekends. From the parking area there is a 200-300 meters walk to the temple.
  • Siddhtek - Siddhtek is home to Siddhivinayak Temple, a Lord Ganesha Temple at 100 kms from Pune and one of the Ashtavinayak Temples.
  • Bhimashankar Temple - Bhimashankar Temple is one of the 12 Jyotirlinga temples of Shiva at 110 kms from Pune. Bhimashankar is also the source of the river Bhima, which eventually merges with the Krishna river.
  • Ballareshwar Pali - One of the eight Ashtavinayaka temples. Ballaleshwar is the only incarnation of Ganesha that is known by his devotees name.
Shirdi: -
  • Shirdi Saibaba Temple - Shirdi Saibaba temple is located at the heart of the Shirdi town and houses the samadhi (burial site) of Sai Baba. Shirdi is one of the most visited temples in India and now an international renowned pilgrim centre for devotees of Saibaba.
  • Lenyadri Ashtavinayak Temple - Lenyadri Ashtavinayak Temple is one of the eight Ashtavinayak temples. The temple is set in a cave and and only one of the eight temples that requires climbing some steps to reach.
  • Ozar Ashtavinayak Temple - Shrivighnahar, Ozhar is home to one of the eight Ashtavinayak Temples. It is visited alongwith Girijatmaj, Lenyadri Ashtavinayak Temple.
  • Bhimashankar Temple - Bhimashankar Temple is one of the 12 Jyotirlinga temples of Shiva at 110 kms from Pune. Bhimashankar is also the source of the river Bhima, which eventually merges with the Krishna river.

Destination Overview

Mumbai - Mumbai is financial capital of India and a major International airport, second only to Delhi in terms of flight connectivity. Mumbai is a major business hub for trade in Asia and a transit point for others destinations in India such as Goa, Kerala, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh.

Shirdi - Shirdi is visited for the Sai Baba temple, one of the most visited temples in India

Pune - Pune is traditionally the cultural capital of Maharashtra and now a major Software / IT / ITES / Auto Manufacturing Center and access point for Mahabaleshwar / Panchgani / Lonavala and Lavasa.

Access

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Distances

  • Mumbai to Shirdi -240 kms (5 hrs)
  • Shirdi to Pune -185 kms (3.5 hrs)
  • Pune to Mumbai -170 kms (3 hrs)

Deluxe

Rs. 29,570/-

Ashtavinayak with Shirdi and Bhimashankar (3 Nights)

For 2 Persons

Valid From: 01 Apr 2016 - 30 Sep 2016

  • Accommodation
  • Vehicle with Driver
Destination No. of NightsHotelsRoom TypeMeal Plan
Shirdi 1Daiwik Hotel, ShirdiSuperior RoomBreakfast
Pune 2The Neelam ExecutiveExecutive RoomBreakfast
Extra Person - Rs.2,550/- Child - Rs. 2,550/-
Inclusions:
Hotels
  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis.
  • Meals as per meal plan Indicated.
Car on Disposal :
  • Maruti Swift Dezire AC for 4 days (1500 kms)
Extra:
  • Additional Kms above 1500 kms (for Car on disposal) would be charged @ Rs.9 per km payable direct at the end of the trip.
Note:
  • Hotel room category subject to availability. All efforts will be made to confirm the same stay option stated. However If unavailable equivalent option will be provided and price adjusted accordingly.
  • Child of age 5 and above will be chargeable. Child above 12 will be considered an adult.
  • Supplements may be applicable for Peak season dates, local festival periods and long weekends.
  • Govt. Service Tax Extra as applicable.
Customization:

The package above is designed after selecting hotels that offer best value and experience based on our on travel experience and guest feedback. The above is fully customisable as per budgets, Individual preferences and specifications. Do email on ashta3@nivalink.co.in or call +91-22-6150 6363 and speak to one of our travel planners.

Nivalink is also able to easily construct customised package based on above itinerary for small, medium and large groups (using Teempo Travellers, Coach, Bus as transport). email to group
ashta3@nivalink.co.in or call +91-22-6150 6363 and speak to one of our travel planners.

*Service Tax extra as applicable

Hotel Information:-

Daiwik Hotel, ShirdiShirdi, Maharashtra

Daiwik Hotel Shirdi (earlier known as Hotel Sai Sanjivani) is a premium pilgrim hotel in .. more

Facilities - Wi-Fi Connectivity ,Conference Hall

The Neelam ExecutivePune, Maharashtra

The Neelam Executive is a business hotel situated at Medankar wadi at Chakan, 31 kms .. more

Facilities - Wi-Fi Connectivity ,Conference Hall

Premium

Rs. 36,890/-

Ashtavinayak with Shirdi and Bhimashankar (3 Nights)

For 2 Persons

Valid From: 01 Apr 2016 - 30 Sep 2016

  • Accommodation
  • Vehicle with Driver
Destination No. of NightsHotelsRoom TypeMeal Plan
Pune 2Lemon Tree HotelSuperior RoomBreakfast
Extra Person - Rs.3,400/- Child - Rs. 3,400/-
Inclusions:
Hotels
  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis.
  • Meals as per meal plan Indicated.
Car on Disposal :
  • Toyota Innova - AC for 4 days (1500 kms)
Extra:
  • Additional Kms above 1500 kms (for Car on disposal) would be charged @ Rs.13 per km payable direct at the end of the trip.
Note:
  • Hotel room category subject to availability. All efforts will be made to confirm the same stay option stated. However If unavailable equivalent option will be provided and price adjusted accordingly.
  • Child of age 10 and above will be chargeable. Child above 12 will be considered an adult.
  • Supplements may be applicable for Peak season dates, local festival periods and long weekends.
  • Govt. Service Tax Extra as applicable.
Customization:

The package above is designed after selecting hotels that offer best value and experience based on our on travel experience and guest feedback. The above is fully customisable as per budgets, Individual preferences and specifications. Do email on ashta3@nivalink.co.in or call +91-22-6150 6363 and speak to one of our travel planners.

Nivalink is also able to easily construct customised package based on above itinerary for small, medium and large groups (using Teempo Travellers, Coach, Bus as transport). email to group
ashta3@nivalink.co.in or call +91-22-6150 6363 and speak to one of our travel planners.

*Service Tax extra as applicable

Hotel Information:-

St Laurn Meditation & SpaShirdi, Maharashtra

St. Laurn Meditation & Spa is a Premium hotel located at a short distance from the .. more

Facilities - Wi-Fi Connectivity ,Conference Hall ,Swimming pool ,Spa ,Children Play Area

Lemon Tree HotelPune, Maharashtra

Lemon Tree is a premium business hotel in Hinjewadi area, Pune in heart of IT and ITES .. more

Facilities - Wi-Fi Connectivity ,Conference Hall ,Swimming pool ,Health Club

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Distances

  • Mumbai to Shirdi -240 kms (5 hrs)
  • Shirdi to Pune -185 kms (3.5 hrs)
  • Pune to Mumbai -170 kms (3 hrs)

Expert Speak

Ashtavinayak with Shirdi and Bhimashankar can be tweaked to include Trymbakeshwar (Near Nashik - 20 kms detour on Mumbai - Nashik - Shirdi route) and Bhimashankar (50 kms Detour on the Shirdi - Narayangaon - Pune route)

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