Time Consumed: 7 nights/8 days.
Cities Covered: Mumbai – Aurangabad – Goa – Mumbai
Highlights of the tour
# Sightseeing tour of Mumbai.
# Tour of the unique Elephanta Caves dating back to the 7th and 8th centuries.
# Excursion to the Ajanta and Ellora Caves to see the remarkable Buddhist frescos created by Buddhist monks Paradise Island.
# Exotic beaches of Goa.
Day 1: Arrive Mumbai
Welcome to India. . Pick up from the airport and transfer to the hotel.
Day 2: Mumbai
In the morning,one hour boat ride across Bombay Harbour to Elephanta Island. In the afternoon, sightseeing tour of Bombay. The bustling city of Mumbai including Prince of Wales Museum.
Day 3: Mumbai-Aurangabad
In the morning transfer from hotel to the airport in time to board the flight to Aurangabad. . Pick up from the airport and transfer to the hotel. In the morning enjoy a sightseeing tour of Aurangabad followed by the excursion to Ellora Caves in the afternoon.
Day 4: Aurangabad
In the morning full day excursion to Ajanta Caves where you will visit most of the thirty temples carved out of a cliff by Buddhist monks between 2nd century BC and 7th century AD
Day 5: Aurangabad-Mumbai-Goa
In the morning transfer from hotel in time to board the flight to Mumbai which is a connecting flight to Goa. . Pick up from the airport and transfer to the hotel in Goa. Relax on beach for leisure.
Day 6: Goa
In the morning enjoy the sightseeing tour of Old Goa. Visit the St. Francis Assisi Church, which is famous for its glided and carved wood work as well as old murals, depicting scenes from the St. Francis. The Basilica of Bom Jesus is famous throughout the Roman Catholic world. Also visit the “Cathedral”, the largest of the churches of Old Goa, known for its numerous altars, built during the reign of King Dom Sabastiao (1557-78). Conclude your tour with a walk through the bustling life of Panjim city and Mapusa, a market town a quaint pavement bazaars.
Day 7: Goa
Day is free for leisure. Relax on beach.
Day 8: Goa-Mumbai
Morning at leisure. Relax on beach. In the afternoon transfer to airport to board the flight to Mumbai. Upon arrival at the domestic airport in Mumbai transfer to the international airport of Mumbai for departure.