Shirdi is home town of Saibaba situated in Maharashtra India,located 185 kms away from Pune. Saibaba is a most revered saint of Maharashtra. He always talk of equality and tolerance towards all religions and shared the message of universal brotherhood,therefore worldwide devotees come this religious place round the year to pay their tributes. Indus Vacations offers Shirdi Weekend Darshan tour package and explore the world famous Sai Baba Temple, Dwarkamai, Chavadi & Shani Shingnapur,So be ready for your next weekend trip to Shirdi and have an Ultimate Holiday experience.
Day 01 : Arrive Pune – Shirdi(185 Kms / 4 hrs.)
Arrival at Pune Airport and drive to Shirdi by surface to Shirdi( It is totally dedicated to Sai Baba)on arrive & check-into hotel. Evening Visit Dixit Wada & Gurusthan. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Dixit Wada Museum: Located at the center of the Sansthan complex, Dixit Wada museum consists of rare black and white pictures of Sai Baba. Baba’s Kafni which is long robes and his leather padukas and his smoking pipe are also on display in this museum. It is open for public from 10 am to 6 pm.
Gurusthan: Gurusthan is a place where Sai Baba was visible for the first time to the world. He was 16 years old at that time. There is a famous Neem tree and a little enshrine is there in Gurusthan. On a lifted platform of this enshrine a big portraiture of Baba is laid. On the other side, there is a marble statue of Baba.
Day 02 : Shirdi
Early morning attend kakkar Arti in Sai Mandir (Shirdi Temple) with proper darshan. Then proceed for Shani Singhnapur is a village that holy seat Lord Shani. It is about 60 kms from Shirdi and return back to Shirdi. Evening is free at your leisure. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Sai Baba Temple: The Sai Baba temple of Shirdi attracts devotees of all religions from all over world, castes and creed from around the world who worship Shri Sai Baba. The temple is a beautiful shrine built over the Samadhi of Shri Sai Baba. The temple opens for devotees at 5.15 a.m. (0515 hrs) with Kakad Aarti and remains open till the end of Shejarti.
Shani Shingnapur: It is a wonder village each house of this village have no door. The villagers believe that Lord Shani will save them from all evil. There is a temple of Lord Shaneshwara here with his large idol made of black stone. Only male devotees are allowed to worship in the temple that too after taking bath in the public bathrooms and then pray with wet dhotis without any upper garment.
Day 03 : Shirdi – Pune (185 kms/ 4 hrs.)
After breakfast we will drive back to Pune. En-route visit Pune – Shaniwar Wada, Raja Dinkar Kelkar Museum, etc. to board Flight onward journey