Visiting the Shirdi Sai Baba Temple Complex including of the Samadhi Temple, the Shri Sai baba temple complex has many different areas with different entry gates. The Temple is open from 4 AM to 11:15 PM, and it starts getting crowded from Thursdays till the weekends, So, plan your trip accordingly. Buy the darshan or Aarti passes online to save time.
Few things to keep in mind for during Darshan process
Every devotee has to get free general pass
Need to walk little over 500 meters from gate number 1
Finger printing is done there
Carry a valid government ID. Preferably an Aadhar Card works best
There are many counters. 2 separate counters are placed for senior citizens.
All other devotees are allowed at gate no 1 and 4
Tea and coffee is available opposite the auditorium area between Gate 1 and Gate 4
Senior Citizen Information
Sr.citizen passes are free
One person can accompany the Sr.citizen if he/she is above 70 years of age
If the Sr.citizen is above 60 years and below 70 years, then only spouse can accompany
Entry for Senior citizen with free pass is at gate no.3