Best time to visit: Between September and April
Culture: The Maharashtra culture is apparent in the language, festivals, food and folk songs and dances.
Food: Maharashtrian food is packed with subtly flavored delicacies that are hot and aromatic. The fish curries, the crisp sweets are made from jaggery and rice and are the favorites.
Top Hotels: Radisson Resort & Spa Alibaug, Ghanvatkar Bunglow at Zirad, Green Gate Resort, The MTDC Resort, Silent Hills Resort.
Shopping: You can buy Paithani Saris, Kolhapuri Chappals, Bidri Ware, Lacquer Ware and Warli Tribal Paintings etc.
Climate: Average summer temperatures is between 22°C to -39°C and average winter temperatures is between 12°C to -34°C.
How to Reach
By Air: There is an extensive network of flights from Mumbai's Sahar (international) and Santa Cruz (domestic) airports. There are domestic flights to all the major cities of the country.
By Train: Mumbai has trains connecting it to all important cities in India. Intra city trains in Mumbai are very good, and are the cheapest and fastest way to move around in Mumbai.
By Road: Mumbai is well connected to all the cities in Maharashtra by bus. Intra city bus services are also very good.
Duration: 7 Days/6 Nights
Places to visit: Delhi - Mumbai - Mahabaleshwar - Panchgani - Mumbai
Day 1: (Arrival at Delhi)
On arrival at Delhi, we will meet you and transfer you to Mumbai. Reach there and check in at the hotel. Dinner and overnight is stay at hotel.
Day 2: (Mumbai / Elephanta Caves)
Early morning after breakfast, proceed for visit Elephanta Island. Return back to hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 3: (Mumbai)
After breakfast, move to visit Mahalaxmi Temple, Hanging Garden, Kamla Nehru Park, Boot House, Girgaon Chowpatty, Nehru Planetarium, Gateway of India, Jogger's Park, Juhu Beach etc. Return back to hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 4 & 5: (Mahabaleshwar)
After breakfast, proceed to Mahabaleshwar is a marvelous hill station located in the state of Maharashtra in India. We will visit Echo Point, Mapro Garden, Strawberry Garden, Kates Point, Needle Point and Hunter Point, Mount Malcolm, Catholic Church, Mahabaleshwar club, Morarji Castle, Pratapgad Fort, Lodwick Point, Elphinstone Point, Dhobi waterfall, Krishna and Mahabaleshwar Temples, Lingmala waterfall, view point of the five rivers-Krishana, Koyana, Savitri, Veena and Gayatri. Return back to Mahabaleshwar hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 6: (Panchgani)
After breakfast, we will visit Panchgani full day. Return back to Mahabaleshwar hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 7: (Mahabaleshwar - Mumbai)
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and transfer to Mumbai airport for your onward journey.