Caves of Aurangabad

3 Days, from AU $576

Ajanta Cave with Buddha statue inside in Maharashtra, India

Extend your India trip with a visit to amazing Aurangabad to explore the famous Ajanta and Ellora Caves.

Suggested Itinerary

Day 1: Mumbai - Aurangabad

Ready to go under ground? Your guide will welcome you at the airport of Aurangabad, just a short flight from Mumbai. Check in to your hotel and enjoy the evening at your leisure.

Day 2: Ajanta Caves

Head out to the famous ajanta Caves after breakfast and enjoy a full dayu exploring,

The Ajanta Caves are one of the oldest UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India. The carvings and paintings at Ajanta date back to the beginning of the era of classical Indian art. Th Ajanta caves along with the ones ta Ellora are some of the most beautiful caves in India. These caves are some of the most mesmerizing ones in the country, especially with paintings that take us back in time all the way between the 2nd century BC and 6th century AD. The caves are now protected by the Archaeological Survey of India. The caves of Ajanta are home to some of the most magnificent masterpieces of Indian art. 

Day 3: Ellora Caves - Mumbai

After breakfast, your journey will lead you to a half day excursion to the Ellora Caves. These caves consist of 34 monasteries and temples, extending over more than 2 kilometer dating back to 600 to 1000 AD. This site truly brings the civilisation of ancient India to life. 

In the afternoon, transfer to the airport of Amritsar to catch your flight back to Mumbai. 

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Important Information

Accommodation:

Hotels each night of the itinerary (excluding your departure day). All GetAboutAsia accommodation is handpicked by us. Upgrades are available for this itinerary.

Inclusions:
  • Daily breakfast at hotels included
  • All transfers, sightseeing tours, excursions and inter-city drives
  • Transport taxes
  • Entry fees for all monuments and sites
  • Local English speaking guide
  • Government taxes

Note: National flights Mumbai and return are not included

 

Price Dependent:

Availability of accommodation and season.

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"Thank you for planning our trip it was very smooth and loved the guides and drivers you arranged. The guide in Jodphur was particularly fantastic. Our favourite with the Ajanta and Ellora caves in Aurangbad – a must see. We have travelled a lot but enjoyed our India trip! " — Mr and Mrs Bamann , Wahroonga, April 2018

"Ajanta and ellora was amazing well worth the side trip met with group nice people." — Ms Roberts, Fladstone, March 2018

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