Day 1 (Tuesday)
Departure from Bangalore to Shirdi by Karnataka Express/Lokamanya TT Express.
Arrival at Shirdi. Book Rooms at Lodge.Take Bath.Have Tiffin & Coffe. Have Dhoop Arthi darshan of Sri Sainath Maharaj at sunset. Have Darshan of Gurusthan, Parayan Hall, Samadhi’s Inside Temple Complex, Ganesh, Shani Maharaj, Ishwar Temple, Parayan Hall, Lendi Baugh, Nanda Deep, Museum inside Temple Complex, Hanuman Temple, Dwarkamai, Chavadi, Abdul Baba’s Cottage, Lakshmi Bai’s House, Shyama’s House, Mahlsapathi’s House, Khandoba Mandir outside Temple complex. Have Dinner at Lodge and leave for Shej Arthi Darshan of Saibaba at9:45 PM. Come back and take rest at Lodge.
Day 3 Early Morning 2 AM (Thursday)
Early morning have Kakad Arthi Darshan. Have Tiffin and Coffee at the lodge and leave for Ellora Grishmeshwar, Kultabad and Mini Tajmahal. Comeback at 6 PM. Have Evening Snacks. Return to Shirdi by 8:30 PM and have dinner at lodge. Proceed to Dwarkamai to have the darshan of “Chavadi Utsav” and later for Shejarthi Darshan of saibaba and take rest.
Day 4 5 AM (Friday)
Early morning 6 AM leave for Panchamukhi Vinayak Temple, Vani (Sapthashringi), Nasik, Trayambakeshwar, Mukthidham. Come back and have have dinner at Lodge and leave for Main temple for Shej Arthi Darshan of Sri Sainath Maharaj.
Day 5 5 AM (Saturday)
Early morning leave Shirdi to “Shani Shingnapur” and “Renukamba Temple”, Sakuri Ashram and come back to shirdi by 11 AM. Have food at Prasadalayam. Make purchases of Sri Saibaba Articles like Books, Calendars, Photos, Rings, Lockets, Sacred Threads, Cassettes/CD’s/VCD’s/DVD’s at M/s. Parasmal Jain & Co., the one and only genuine wholesale distributor of Saibaba Articles in Shirdi and prasadam at temple complex. At 12:00 leave for the Afternoon Arthi darshan of Saibaba and have food at Lodge.
Day 5 3 PM (Saturday)
Have Darshan of “Tapobhoomi” near kopargaon. And leave for Bangalore by Karnataka Express. Boarding at Kopergaon Railway Station.
Day 6 2:00 PM (Sunday)
Arrival at Bangalore.
Addresses for staying:
Akhila Bharath Shirdi Kshetra Sai Bhakta Niwas Trust(For Staying with free food 2 times)Sai-Dwar Lane, Behind Hotel Sai PushpanjaliPimpalwadi RoadShirdi – 423 109, Maharashtra, Phone: 02423 – 256178
Karivena Brahmana Choultry (For Staying with free food 2 times)Opp. Hotel ShantikamalNear Bhaktanivas, Shirdi-423 109. Maharashtra Phone: 02423258118
Kasi Annapoorna Arya Vysya Choultry (For Staying with free food 2 times)Near Bhaktaniwas, Hyderabad-Manmad RoadShirdi-423 109. Maharashtra. Phone: 02423-255039
Purchase of Saibaba Casettes, CD’s, Books, Idols and other articles:
M/s. Suresh Kumar Jain & Company (For Saibaba Articles)Wholesale dealers in Saibaba’s Marble Statue, Photos, Lockets and LaminationsNear Jain Sthanak, Diagonally Opposite to DwarakamaiShirdi, Maharashtra, Phone: 02423-255291 Mobile: 09822546817 (Paras Jain).
Cab for Local Sight Seeing:Mr.Namdev - Mobile No.09822698596
By Volvo Bus from Bangalore - Alight at Shirdi Bus Stand
By Karnataka Express Train from Bangalore - Alight at Kopargaon Railway Station. Take an auto from there to Shirdi which costs approximately Rs.20/- per person.
By Lokamanya TT Express train number 1014 from Bangalore - Alight at Daund Junction at 9:10 AM. Have Tiffin and Coffee. Catch the Shirdi Express train number 0677 which runs only on Wednesdays at 12:00 Noon and reach Sainagar Station by 4:45 PM. From there Shirdi Temple is hardly 10 minutes journey. There are plenty of buses and autos available at the railway station.
By Air Travel from Bangalore to Pune - Alight at Pune Airport. Take an auto to Shivajinagar Bus Stand. From there you will get plenty of Government and private buses to Shirdi. The Journey from Shivajinagar Bus Terminus to Shirdi takes approximately 4-5 Hours.