Mumbai, the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra, is a spectacular paradox of chaos and hope, glamour and squalor, modernity and tradition. Famously known as the City of Dreams, Mumbai – formerly known as Bombay - Mumbai is a beautifully blended melting pot of cultures and lifestyles.
The home of great saint Sai Baba, Shirdi is a religious site close to Mumbai with various temples apart from the famous Sai Baba temple and a few historical sites.
Located in the Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra, Shirdi holds strong importance as a holy and pilgrim place by Sai Baba devotees. The small town is filled with religious spots and activities which will soothe and calm your soul on its visit. The air here carries chants lingering with spirituality and the whole grandness about the same too will leave you spellbound.
Approximate Distance - 241 KMs
The distance via Nashik - Pune highway is 5hr 6Min (the exact time may vary depending on location & traffic scenario during the journey.)
Things to do while on your road trip
GM cabs never miss a chance to make the best out of your Mumbai to Shirdi trip. There are many religious places to be seen in Shirdi such as Chavadi, Samadhi Mandir, Dwarkamai Masjid, Shani Shignapur to name a few.
It is an ancient Hindu temple in the town of Trimbak. Trimbakeshwar enshrines one of the 12 jyotirlingas dedicated to Shiva and this one is considered to be the main jyotirlinga. The place is also the source of the Godavari River.
Approximate Distance - 178 KMs
The distance via Nashik - Pune highway is 3Hr 36min (the exact time may vary depending on location & traffic scenario during the journey.)
Tourist places to visit in Trimbakeshwar
GM cabs never miss a chance to make the best out of your Mumbai to Trimbakeshwar trip. There are many Tourist places to be seen in Trimbakeshwar such as Brahmagiri, Ajneri, Kushavarta tirtha, Harihar Fort.
The temple of the goddess Saptashrungi Nivasin is also the half 'Shakti Peeth' of the three and a half Shakti Peethas located in Maharashtra. It is believed that one of the limbs of the right arm of Sati (Lord Shiva's wife) fell here. Saptashrungi is surrounded by seven mountain peaks having 108 bodies of water which are called kundas and forests loaded with medicinal herbs.
Approximate Distance - 231 KMs
The distance via Nashik - Pune highway is 5 hr 6 min (the exact time may vary depending on location & traffic scenario during the journey.)
Tourist places to visit in Saptashrungi Gad
GM cabs never miss a chance to make the best out of your Mumbai to Saptashrungi trip. There are many Tourist places to be seen in Saptshrungi such as Dhodap Fort, Ahivant Fort, Achala Fort,Ozarkhed Dam, Karanjwan Dam, Markandey Fort.