9 days in Western India Itinerary

9 days in Western India Itinerary

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Mahabaleshwar
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Goa
— 3 nights
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Lonavala
— 1 night
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Matheran
— 1 night
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Mahabaleshwar

— 1 night
Located high up in the Western Ghats, the hill station of Mahabaleshwar sits above one of the only evergreen forests in the country.
On the 11th (Thu), contemplate the waterfront views at Venna Lake, then take in the dramatic scenery at Lingmala Waterfall, and then see the interesting displays at Hollywood Wax Museum. Keep things going the next day: indulge in some personalized pampering at Atulyam SPA and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Table Land.

Before you visit Mahabaleshwar, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Navi Mumbai to Mahabaleshwar is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Goa.

Things to do in Mahabaleshwar

Nature · Parks · Spas · Museums

Side Trips

Goa

— 3 nights
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
Get outdoors at Baga Beach and Cavelossim Beach. Visit Palolem Beach and Agonda Beach for some beach relaxation. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Benaulim Beach, delve into the distant past at Chapora Fort, soothe aching muscles at Aranya Yoga, and see the interesting displays at Museum in Goa | San Thome Museum Goa.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Goa day trip website.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Mahabaleshwar to Goa in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. In November, daily temperatures in Goa can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Lonavala.

Things to do in Goa

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Spas

Lonavala

— 1 night
The hill station of Lonavala has developed into a resort town popular with Mumbai and Pune residents.
On the 17th (Wed), glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour and then Head underground at Karla Caves. On the 18th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get in on the family fun at Imagicaa and then get in on the family fun at Della Adventure Park.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Lonavala route maker app.

Traveling by flight from Goa to Lonavala takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Goa in November, expect nights in Lonavala to be little chillier, around 24°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 40°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can go by car to Matheran.

Things to do in Lonavala

Theme Parks · Adventure · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Matheran

— 1 night
High in the Western Ghats, Matheran offers visitors relief from the oppressive temperatures at lower elevations.
On the 19th (Fri), take some stellar pictures from Porcupine Point (Sunset Point) and then contemplate the waterfront views at Charlotte Lake.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Matheran day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Lonavala to Matheran in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. In November, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Matheran

Nature · Parks