Caves & Beaches of Western India

Description : The architectural attraction of during the British reign of Mumbai such as Gateway of India, Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Railway Station, the vendure fountain and the fascinating fort of Mumbai, which is the oldest fort of the british period. The World Heritage Caves takes you to one of the superb historical tour with the Ajanta and Ellora Caves Tour. It has been listed in the World Heritage Sites in India. In a short period of tour wrap yourself with the ancient historical sculpture to the region near to Maharashtra. The Ajanta and Ellora Caves are famous for the beautiful rock-cut architecture. The main place of tourist interest is the jaw-dropper at the Kailashnath Temple Complex. It was at the 16th Cave at Ellora, which was designed as the vision of the devotee of Mount Kailash, the ceramic clay of Lord Shiva. It is the best example and the largest monolithic structure in the whole world. The size is two times of Pantheons at Athens. These comprise of the Buddhist, Jain and the Hindu caves of Ajanta and Ellora caves started on 2nd century B.C. to 6th century B.C. These caves are considered as the rich cultural treasures of the world. The dazzling murals and the exquisite stone sculptures freeze the painting styles that have vanished from the earth. This tour also taking you to Goa, city of beaches, luxury hotels, resorts and assured enjoyment all its splendor. The integration of the dominant Portuguese and British is found here with its original fun and charm. The beaches, resorts and the nightlife will keep you happy and going. You won't realize at which hours of the day you are.

 

Best Season October to March

Low Season April to September

Interest Cultural/ Heritage/ Leisure

 

Day 1: Arrive/Mumbai

oday on reaching International Airport you will meet and assist by our representative and transfer to Hotel. On arrival check-in at Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.


Day 2: Mumbai

After breakfast you will proceed for sightseeing of the city covering attractions like Gateway of India, Prince of Wales Museum, Kamla Nehru Park and the Hanging Garden situated on the slopes of Malabar Hill, offering a panoramic view of marine drive and the Crawford market, Dhobi Ghat. Overnight at Hotel.


Day 3: Mumbai/Aurangabad (By Air)

After breakfast you will be transferred to Airport to board the flight for Aurangabad. Upon arrival you will meet and transfer to hotel. Check-In at hotel. Later you will proceed for excursion to Ellora Caves. After visit return to the Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.


Day 4: Aurangabad/Ajanta/Aurangabad

After breakfast start your full day excursion to Ajanta Caves (106 Kms) -- north--east of Aurangabad, date from around 200 BC to 650 AD. Ajanta is listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Late afternoon return back to Aurangabad. Overnight at Hotel.


Day 5: Aurangabad/Mumbai/Goa (By Air)

After breakfast you will be transferred to Airport to board the flight for Mumbai. On reaching Mumbai Airport you will meet and transfer to Departure Terminal to board the flight for Goa. Upon arrival you will meet and transfer to hotel. Check-In the hotel. Overnight at Hotel.


Day 6: Goa

After breakfast proceed to visit the world famous Churches of St Franscis Xavier,Se Cathedral,Basilica of Bom Jesus, St Cajetons Church, St Catherines Church, Tower of St.Augustine, Nunnery and Convent of St.Monica. Later Drive to the capital of Goa - Panjim city, walk along the Latin Quarter of Goa, Mala Fontainhas, visit the State Museum and later see the pious Mary Immaculate church in City Square and finally end the tour by Exploring the Markets of Panaji - Return to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.


Day 7: Goa

After breakfast full day relax on beach. Overnight at Hotel.


Day 8: Goa/Mumbai/ Departure (By Air)

After breakfast you will be transferred to Airport to board the flight for Mumbai. On reaching Mumbai Airport you will meet and transfer to Departure Terminal to board the flight for onward journey.