Looking forward to enjoy a relaxing weekend in Maharashtra? Check out our weekend getaway packages for Maharashtra and book the best one as per your choice. Along with exploring new attractions here, it is the best way to spend some quality time with your friends and family.
In order to maintain the perfect work-life balance, one should often plan an Maharashtra weekend trip. Most of the packages listed on our website are designed in a way that the trip is completed in two days, allowing you to rejoin office in time.
However, if you want to extend your vacations, browse through options for weekend getaways from Maharashtra on our portals, and explore new destinations with your loved ones. The best part is that you do not have to worry about hotel booking or transportation as most of our packages include these facilities along with meals.
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A weekend trip to a holy place like Shirdi can serve as a great escape from the chaos of city life. Visiting the holy temple of the great saint Sai Baba to seek blessings and learning about him can be a great way to spend the vacation. To make even more wonderful, a trip to another holy site – Shani Shignapur Temple is a great option. These revered sites are thronged by devotees all through the year adding to their popularity in the country and abroad.
Holiday like never before by visiting Mahabaleshwar, Panchgani and Ganpatipule – three scenic destinations of Maharashtra. Each of these locations offers brilliant vistas of nature and a chance to get close to it. From picturesque beaches to man-made lakes, there is much to see and discover during the trip to these wonderful places. A family outing to these fantastic places is sure to make your vacation a worthwhile experience.
A journey to the holy land of Sai Baba – Shirdi – can be an experience worth remembering for a long time. Home to the holy saint, Shirdi houses the Sri Sai Sansthan, which witnesses a surge of devotees each day. Inside this temple complex, there are other interesting temples to visit and attractions to see. On a tour to Shirdi, you can drive to Shani Shingnapur Temple that is quite famous in this part of the world.
Holidaying in the state of Maharashtra can be real fun and more so, if the chosen destinations happen to be Lonavala and Lavasa. These two hill stations are known for their natural beauty as well as man-made structures and witnessing them can be a great experience. If Lonavala steals the heart courtesy its scenic vantage points, then Lavasa is not behind in this respect. On the tour to these wonderful destinations, capture their beauty in your cameras as fond memories.
In the upcoming holidays, plan a tour to Shirdi and Aurangabad – two important tourist destinations in Maharashtra. While Shirdi is famous for the Sai Baba Temple, Aurangabad is popular for the ancient Ajanta and Ellora Caves. Spend quality time at these attractions to make your vacation a worthwhile experience. So, get the best of both these destinations by planning a holiday in Maharashtra.
Holidaying in Maharashtra can be a fun-filled experience if the tour includes places like Ratnagiri and Mahabaleshwar. If the former is known for its long coastline, then the latter is famous for its various vantage points. Natural beauty of these two destinations attracts hordes of travellers from across the globe. During the tour, admire the beauty of Mandvi Beach, visit Ganpatipule Temple and Thibaw Palace in Ratnagiri while exploring Pratapgarh Fort and Mahabaleshwar Mandir in Mahabaleshwar.
To spend a peaceful vacation nothing can be better than a beach destination, and one such place in Maharashtra is Ganpatipule. Situated on the Konkan coast, this town is known for its scenic beach. Every year, thousands of travellers visit this place to holiday amidst the beauty of nature. Another prominent attraction of this town is the Ganesh temple, which houses a swayambhu idol of the deity.
On a tour to Maharashtra, visit its picturesque locations like Panchgani, Alibaug and Mahabaleshwar where natural beauty can be enjoyed to the fullest. Home to various viewpoints, beaches and old structures, these destinations are a favourite among holidaymakers, peace lovers and nature enthusiasts. A trip to these wonderful locations with family and friends is a great way to spend some peaceful, yet fun-filled time.
Take this spiritual sojourn and visit the famous Ashtavinayak temples located in different regions of Maharashtra. Ashtavinayak, when translated, literally means 'Eight Ganesha' and the tour starting from Pune, covers eight holy temples of Lord Ganesha. These eight Ashtavinayak temples are believed to be 'Swayambhu' which means that they have self-originated. Pacify your mind and soothe your senses as you take drives to the temples of Siddhivinayak, Varad Vinayak, Ballaleshwar, Mayureshwar, Mahaganpati, Chintamani, Girijatmaj and Vigneshwara. Let this journey bring you peace and prosperity in life.
Avoiding the honking onslaughts of the city chores, spend some time in the serenity of Shirdi. Soak in the spiritual fervour of the place and visit the famous shrine of Shirdi and get the darshan. Witness the religious aspects of Sai Samadhi Temple, Gurusthan, Trambakeshwar Jyothirling, Shanishingnapur, etc. Experience a 3-day tour to the place and get a rejuvenating relief from the mortal pressures of life. Gain inner strength and get answers to all the unexplained troubles of your life.
Sandhan Valley Trek!
Minimum Required : 10
Operational all year round except Monsoons.
Best Season : Winter
Sandhan Valley is a beautiful valley situated in the Western Ghats near Ratangad. Also known as the Valley Of Shadows as the major portion of the valley doesnt allow the sun rays to come in. This naturally carved valley is 200 feet deep and approximately 2kms long. Located near beautiful Bhandardara region, it is also surrounded by Alang, Madan, Kulang, Kalsubai, Ratangad and Ajoba forts. Along with breathtaking sights, Sandhan Valley also offers adventure seekers a chance to rappel down patches to reach its base.
The beauty of this trek lies within the fact that each year after monsoons the valley offers a new route, its like solving a puzzle to reach your destination.
Height : 4100 ft
Grade : Medium with Thrilling Patches
Location : Bhandardara Region
Cost: Rs. 2000/- per person.
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Catch the CST-Kasara train as per the timings mentioned.
10:50 pm â?? CST.
10:57 pm â?? Byculla.
11:05 pm â?? Dadar.
11:13 pm â?? Kurla.
11:18 pm â?? Ghatkopar.
11:34 pm â?? Thane.
11:57 pm â?? Dombivali.
12:07 am â?? Kalyan.
01:18 am â?? Kasara.
01:30 am â?? Depart to Samrad by a Private Vehicle
04:00 am â?? Reach Samrad. Proceed for some rest and breakfast.
07:00 am â?? Move towards the base exploring Sandhan Valley. Rappel down a few patches. Lunch mid way. (The route few small rappelling patches, the biggest one being 40-50ft approx and we have to go through water upto 4-5ft deep for approximately 30 meters on the way. This only adds to the thrill of the whole exploration.)
05:30 pm â?? Reach the base.
Settle at the base followed by talks, food and campfire.
End the day by a natural swimming pool under the open sky.
06:30 am â?? Wake Up Call. Breakfast at the base.
08:00 am â?? Start trekking towards Dehene.
11:00 am â?? Reach Dehne. Lunch in Dehene.
02:00 pm â?? Move towards Asangaon.
04:00 pm â?? Reach Asangaon Station.
07:00 pm â?? Reach Dadar (Tentative).
Transportation from Kasara to Asangaon
Meals, Day 1: Breakfast and Dinner. Day 2: Breakfast and Lunch.
Camping and Rappelling Charges.
Safety and First Aid.
Meals during travel
Lunch on Day 1
Personal expenses Insurance of any kind
Medical hospitalization, evacuation and related expenses
Any item not covered under â??inclusionsâ?
Note: The temperature is sometimes low in the nights so be mentally prepared for that. We don't want your experience to spoil if you come unprepared for the drop in temperature in the nights. Carry a sleeping bag if you have or ask us about options for renting a sleeping bag.
Shirdi is one of the most revered pilgrim places of India. Visited by innumerable tourists and devotees every year, this sacred place is where Sai Baba spent his whole life and spread the message of peace and love. Embark upon this tour and let the spiritual atmosphere of Shirdi imbibe into your soul. Seek blessings and gain insights into the life of the great saint, Sai Baba. Also, go on an excursion to Shani Shingnapur village and see its famous Shanidev temple.
Operational season - all months except monsoons.
Minimum required : 10
Place: Duke's Nose, Lonavala
Base village: Kurvande
Rappelling Height: 350 ft, Traverse 1000 ft.
Batch 1 - Saturday or nay weekday.
Batch 2 - Sunday or any weekday.
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Event Cost: Rs.2000/- per person. (For 1 day Rapelling)
Rs.2800/- per person.(For overnight Camping & Rapelling)
Dukes Nose near Khandala which is named after Duke Wellington, is a huge pinnacle seen while traveling from Mumbai to Pune. The sight from top is unique and magnificent as one sees a vast landscape and the winding Mumbai-Pune expressway cutting through the ghats and trains chugging along the tracks.
It's famous for rappelling, rock climbing and valley crossing activities.
Rappelling (English Name) also known as abseiling (German Name) is a method of a quick and safe descend after a climb. It's an act of descending a mountain face by sliding down a rope, which is attached to a body harness and fastened to an overhead projection, with sufficient friction provided as to make the speed of descent controllable.
For all outdoor development programs, the importance of quality instructors and equipment is most critical. Our technical team is a set of highly skilled & certified mountaineers with knowledge and experience in adventure for over 13 years.
All equipment purchased and used follows international safety standards in terms of quality & usage. The equipment is carefully chosen and tested by our outdoor experts before it is approved for use in the field thereby ensuring total safety.
Plan No. 1
(Overnight camping plan)
Meeting point will be Lonavala staion at 07:30pm.
Pune Participants can catch any local train towards Lonavala.
For train options contact on the below given numbers.
07.30 pm: Meet & Greet at Lonaval station on Saturday.
09.00 pm: Reach Dukes Nose base camp and have Dinner.
10.00 pm: Start the trek to Dukes Nose.
10.45 pm: Night Stay in the Tent.
10:50 pm: Campfire.
Day 2 (Sunday):
06.00 am: Wake up call!
06:30 am: Breakkfast.
07.00 am: Training and harnessing followed by the main event.
01:00 pm: Move from base village towards Lonavala.
02:00 pm: Lunch at Base village.
03:30 pm: Move towards Lonavala.
04:00 pm: Reach at Lonavala.
Sunday/Saturday Plan ( 1 Day Plan )
Meeting point will be Lonavala staion at 08:00am.
Pune Participants can catch any local train towards Lonavala.
For train options contact on the below given numbers.
08:00 am â?? Meet and greet at Lonavala Station.
08:30 am â?? Reach Dukes Nose base camp and have breakfast.
09:00 am â?? Start the trek to Dukes Nose.
10:00 am â?? Training and harnessing followed by the main event.
05:00 pm â?? Move from base camp towards Lonavala.
06:00 pm â?? Journey ends at Lonavala.
Cost: Rs.1,600/- per person.
Lonavala to Lonavala transportation by private vehicle (Non-A/c).
All Technical gear and equipment.
Services of expert instructors.
Safety and first aid.
Transport till Lonavala.
Meals during travel.
Insurance of any kind .
Medical hospitalization, evacuation and related expenses .
Any item not covered under â??inclusionsâ?
1 )Camping overnight : Cost of the Saturday Tent Stay, Dinner,Morning Breakfast,Trekking,Lunch ,Sunday Rappelling will be Rs. 2800/- INR per head.
2 )Rapelling one day : Cost Of the Sunday's/Saturday's Breakfast ,Trekking & Rappelling will be Only Sunday Rs. 2000/- (Lunch not included though available on request at an added cost)
Take a three-day tour in Lonavla, located amidst scenic mountains and lush greenery all around. With a visit to Novotel Imagica in Khopoli, tourists enjoy an opportunity to relax and also have infinite amount of fun. Enjoy thrilling rides on land and water rides at Imagica - Theme Park and Imagica - Water Park. Slip into the magical world of adventure and excitement. Bring out the child in you and live in a dream world full of adventure and excitement. Return home with innumerable fun-filled memories.
Tour around the magical city of Mumbai, also known as 'The City of Countless Dreams'. Get a glimpse of British-made Mumbai and the suburbs of Mumbai, while you embark upon this two-day tour. Visit famous temples, historical destinations and bustling beaches. Go sightseeing to places like Gateway of India, Taj Mahal Palace Hotel, Rajabai Clock Tower, Crawford Market, Marine Drive, Mahim Dargah, Bandra Bandstand, Mount Mary Church and Juhu Chowpatty. Relish delicious street food and enjoy shopping at the colourful markets, while you socialize with the friendly people of Mumbai.
Lonavala is famed throughout India for its breathtaking views and panoramic vistas. This weekend, treat your soul to a short jaunt amidst the green hills of Lonavala. Get sweeping sights of the valleys from the hills here and listen to the cascading waterfalls that sound like nature's very own symphony. Relax and take in the natural beauty of Lonavala Lake and Bushi Dam. Shop at the local markets and have a comfortable stay. Carry your camera and take snaps of the picturesque setting of this hill station to make memories that will last forever.
Plan an awe-inspiring trip to the beautiful cities of Lonavala and Lavasa with your awesome gang. These two hill stations of Maharashtra are known for their natural beauty, as well as man-made structures and witnessing them is a great experience. If Lonavala steals your heart with its scenic beauties, then Lavasa is not behind in this respect. Soak in the tranquillity of the fresh nature all around you, far away from the maddening crowd of the city life. Embark on this wonderful four-day trip and create some beautiful memories to pin it down your life book.
Take this two-day tour to Shirdi and cleanse your soul. A place where the saint Sai Baba lived till his Samadhi, it is a pilgrimage centre where millions of his devotees from all over the world come each year to pay homage. Sai Baba of Shirdi lived as a wandering hermit and what he preached was influenced by generations of Sufi mystics. Make your way to Aurangabad, named after Aurangzeb, the famous Mughal emperor. From Aurangabad, head to Shani Shingnapur. A small village in Maharashtra, it is famous for the fact that no house has a door, only door frames.
This vacation, gather along your loved ones and head to the three scenic destinations of Maharashtra-Mahabaleshwar, Panchgani and Ganpatipule. Each of these locations offer an amazing treat of nature and a chance to get close to it. From pristine beaches to beautiful man-made lakes, these hotspots have so much in store to make this 5-day tour a worthwhile experience. Shove aside your monotonous schedule, indulge in the pomp and pleasure of this amazing journey and spend some quality time with your near and dear ones.
Offer prayers at one of the most revered shrines in India on this two-day trip to Shirdi. This shrine gives succour, hope, and peace to the constant stream of believers who flock to it. On the way, take blessings from the famous temple at Shani Shingnapur, where until recently, houses had no doors to protect the valuables inside, due to the low crime rate. Enjoy the picturesque surroundings on the drive between Pune and Shirdi. Return from your sojourn with many happy memories.
Tour around the ancient caves and forts in Aurangabad, also known as 'City of Gates'. This three-day tour to Aurangabad includes a visit to Ajanta Caves, Ellora Caves, Grishneshwar Temple, Bhadra Maruti and Daulatabad Fort. Ajanta Caves are known for its intricate carvings and beautiful sculptures, consisting of 30 rock-cut cave monuments. Purify your soul with a visit to Grishneshwar Temple, one of the twelve Jyotirlinga Shrines. Also, visit Ellora Caves, known for its famous Kailasa Temple, which is an architectural marvel.
Take a refreshing three-day break from your busy life and head to Malvan. Revel in the natural beauty and legends of the past found galore in this town. Frolic on the sunny beaches to your heart's content. Explore the architectural marvels of a bygone era at Malvan Fort. Be amazed by the rare structural feat of Sindhudurg Killa, built on an island in the sea. Gaze at Vengurla Port and beach, picturesque and romantic with boats coming in from afar. Visit the village of Redi and take blessings from Vetoba Temple and Ganpati Mandir.
Take a tour and stroll around the mystical caves, ancient temples and marvellous forts in Aurangabad, also known as 'City of Gates'. This three-day tour to Aurangabad includes a visit to Bhadra Maruti, Daulatabad Fort, Trimbakeshwar, Panchwati, Sita Gufa, Muktidham and Kalaram Temple. Purify your soul with a visit to Bhimashankar Jyotirling, Trimbakeshwar and Grishneshwar Temple, which are three of the five famous Jyotirlinga shrines in Maharashtra. Also, visit Ellora Caves, known for its famous Kailasa Temple, which is an architectural marvel.
Embark on a two-day tour of the charming hill station of Lonavla in Maharashtra. Enjoy the lavish stay and get astonished with awe-inspiring pomp and pleasures of Imagica Theme Park. Take delight in a fun-filled dream world at Theme Park and get soaked in the cool, refreshing waters of Imagica Water Park. Enjoy 24 Adventure, Theme and Kids Rides, Famous rides, I for India, Scream Machine, Nitro Roller-coaster, Deep Space, Rajasaurus River Adventure and Mr. India. Enjoy 14 International Rides, Famous rides, Loopy Woopy, Zip Zap Zoom, Yelloo !! and Kids Rides.