Our Travel Plan
Mumbai-Chiplun-Panaji-Udipi-Mahe-Kochi-Salem-Tumkur-Hubli-satara- Mahabaleshwar-Mumbai. Day 1 Mumbai to Chiplun We will Take NH 4 Early morning from Mumbai to Panvel. After crossing Panvel will take the Mumbai-Pune Expressway. From Pune we would take NH 4 upto Randullabad. From Randullabad will take diversion on state highway to Panchgani and Mahabaleshwar. From Mahabaleshwar will take the road to Poladpur where we would join NH 17. Will Keep driving south till we reach Chiplun which is on NH 17. Night stay at Chiplun. This is a good tourist spot. Hotel to stay. Quality Resort The River View Chiplun. Approx drive of 400 KMS. Approximate travel time will be 8-10 hours as its a Ghat Roads. Day 2 Chiplun to Panaji(Goa) We shall drive on NH 17 and reach Panaji. There are numerous resorts there.and also good place for photgraphy Total distance is 310KMS Approximate travel time will be 5-6 hours Day 3 Panaji to Udipi We will take NH 17. On the way we can shoot pictures at Honawar and Karwar. Both are famous tourist spots. We shall also Stop at Bhatkal for Lunch. Stay at Pamgrove Beach Resort at Yermalbada near Udipi. This is the best in Udipi. Total Distance 322 KMS Approximate travel time will be 5-6 hours Day 4 Udipi to Mahe Shall continue driving on NH 17. Major cities on the way are Mangalore , Kasargod and Cannanore. Mahe is a Union Territory of Pondicherry.Total distance from Udipi and Mahe about 300 KMS. Approximate travel time will be 4-5 hours Day 5 Mahe to Kochi Will again hit the road NH 17 upto Ernakulam. Major Towns Calicut and Chavakkad. Good Scenic Roads can spend lot of photos and videos.Distance around 288kms. Approximate travel time will be 5-6 hours Day 6 Kochi to Salem From here we shall change the Highway, will move on to NH 47 from Kochi and keep driving on this highway. We will cross Alwaye, Palghat before entering TN. Where we can take the L&T Toll road to avoid Coimbatore and keep going on NH 47 crossing towns like Avinashi Perundurai and Bhavani before you reach Salem after driving for 388KMS. Approximate travel time will be 8-9 hours Day 7 Salem to Tumkur We will take Take NH 7 from Salem passing Krishnagiri and Hosur before we reach Bangalore. Go around Bangalore Click photos and take videos and then will Take NH 4 the Tumkur Raod. Night Stay at Tumkur. From Salem to Tumkur is 280KMS. Approximate travel time will be 7-8 hours. Shall Spend the Night at Hotel Woodlands at Tumkur. Day 8 Tumkur to Hubli Will take NH 4 Total distance 329 Kms. Approximate travel time will be 7-8 hours. Shall Stay at The Hans Hotel Hubli. Beautiful scenic place Day 9 Hubli to Satara Will Drive on NH 4 and enter Maharashtra. Keep driving passing Kholapur and reach Satara. It is a Historic Town. Stay the Night at Satara. Distance 330 KMS. Approximate travel time will be 8-9 hours Shall Stay at Hotel Saket Plaza. Day 10 Satara to Mahabaleshwar. Will Take NH 4 to Pune which is 100 Kms and from Pune on NH 4 go up to Khandala which is 60 KMS. Go sightseeing at Khandala and then drive towards Khopoll and take NH 17 there. Keep driving till we reach Pen and then drive south from Pen to Poladpur on NH 17. From Poladpur take State Highway to Mahabaleshwar. Total distance covered 340Kms. Stay the night at Hotel Saket Plaza. Approximate travel time will be 9-10 hours Day 11 Mahabaleshwar to Mumbai Will Take the state highway to Randullabad and then Take NH 4 to Pune. Shall Have lunch at Pune. Drive on the Pune - Mumbai Expressway to Lonavala. Do Sightseeing at Lonavala and take photos and videos and finaly reach Mumbai. Distance from Mahabaleshwar to Mumbai is 285kms. Approximate travel time will be 7-8 hours. We Will be covering about 3742 Kms in 11 days.