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KSTDC Shirdi Tour Packages
KSTDC, Karnataka's largest travel services organization has a history of hospitality that stretches back to 1971. KSTDC offices, staffed by trained hospitality professionals, are available all over the state for your assistance.
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Shirdi is a town located in Rahata Tahasil in Ahmednagar District, Maharashtra. Shirdi is accessible via the Ahmednagar - Manmad State Highway No.10, approximately 83 km from Ahmednagar and 15 km from Kopargaon. It is located 185 km east of the Western Seashore line (the Ahmednagar - Manmad road), which is a very busy route. Shirdi is best known as the late 19th century home of the popular guru Shirdi Sai Baba.
KSTDC's tour packages to Shiridi are listed below:
A 4 day temple tour of Shirdi (Shirdi Sai Temple), Shani Shingnapur & Kolhapur MahaLaxmi temple.
Bangalore to Shirdi Pakage Tour Fare
KSTDC Contact Details
Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation
No. 49, 2nd Floor West Entrance,
Khanija Bhavan, Race Course Road,
Bangalore - 560 001
Phone Number: 91-080-22352901, 22352902, 22352903
Monday through Saturday, 10:00 am through 5:30 pm
How to Reach Shirdi
Bangalore to Shirdi Flight: Shirdi is located approximately 296 km from Mumbai, Maharashtra. Shirdi is called the Land of Sai. Helicopter services are available to Shirdi. The helipad is owned by Shri Sai Baba Sansthan Trust. One has to take the permission of the trust to land here. Shirdi now has a new railway station called "Sainagar Shirdi", which became operational in March 2009. The project was to be completed in 2001, but was actually completed only in 2009 due to various reasons. The new railway station is located just 2 km from Baba's Temple in Shirdi. The Shirdi Sansthan also provides bus transportation from the train station to their guest houses for those devotees that have chosen to reserve a room and stay at the newly constructed Sansthan guest houses.
Shirdi Sai Baba Darshan from Banglore by Train: As of 2010, there are trains from Chennai, Mumbai, Visakhapatnam via Secunderabad and other cities that have Shirdi railway station as their terminal stop. This means that devotees can get off the train at the Shirdi railway station and reach Baba's Mandir in less than 10 minutes. Most trains arriving at Shirdi now have air-conditioned class, first class, second class and third class compartments, thus providing different levels of comfort and convenience according to the needs and affordability of the devotees. Trains also run from Manmad station which is 58 km from the heart of Shirdi, alternatively from Kopargaon station which is 15 km from Shirdi, or Nashik city, which is 119 km from Shirdi or Nagarsol. Daund railway station is 200 km from Shirdi.
By Bus or Taxis: Buses and taxis ply from these railway stations and locations to and from Shirdi. Shirdi can be reached by bus from any of the following cities in Maharashtra: Mumbai, Pune, Vashi, Panvel, Thane, Nashik, Akluj, Dhule, Nagpur and Aurangabad. Currently, four-laning of State highway Nagar-Manmad highway is in progress on BOT basis and should be completed by Mid-2010. Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation has been assigned to execute the works of internal roads in Shirdi. Soon, Shirdi will have its own airport by 2012. It is to be located at Kakdi (Kopargaon Tahasil), some 14 km towards south-east of Shirdi. Construction work for airport has commenced this year. Bus Package from Bangalore to Shirdi are also available.
Bangalore to Shirdi Packages are also conducted by Konduskar Travel Agency.
Konduskar - S R Tours & Travels
No. 30, Point Build, Near M. Anandrao Circle,
Sheshadri Road, Bangalore
Phone Number: 080-22352900, 22352922, 41241019, 9164065560
Parcel Booking: 09379070299