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Aurangabad Private Tour: Ajanta And Ellora Caves Sightseeing Day Tour
"Meet your guide at hotel lobby in Aurangabad at 07:00 AM and proceed to Ajanta Caves (approx. 2.5 hours). These 2nd century caves are great achievements by Buddhist monks and here you can see beautiful frescoes wall paintings and vivid sculptures reflecting the peak of ancient Indian art and architecture. The horseshoe shaped gorge has 30 caves dividend in two phases. After sightseeing at 12:30 PM you can choose the cuisine and restaurant your are interested for lunch at your own cost. After lunch at 1:00 PM proceed to Ellora Caves and arrive at 03:00 PM. You will see the famous rock caves temples of Ellora that depict the Hindu Buddhist and Jain faiths and were constructed between the 5th and 8th centuries A.D. We will also stop by the architectural marvel of the monolithic Kailasa Temple carved out in the rocky cliff-side from top to bottom.At the end of your journey at 06:00 pm sit back and relax on the drive back to your hotel in Aurangabad by 07:00 PM."
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Private Tour: Ajanta Caves Day Tour in Aurangabad
"Meet your guide at your hotel lobby in Aurangabad or Aurangabad Airport at 08:00 am and start your full-day excursion to Ajanta Caves (arrive by 10:30 am). These 2nd century caves are considered great achievements by Buddhist monks. You will see beautifu wall paintings and vivid sculptures that reflect the peak of ancient Indian art and architecture. The horseshoe shaped gorge has 30 caves dividend in two phases.At 2:00 pm after sightseeing you can choose the cuisine and restaurant your are inter"""This private tour will take you to visit Ajanta's wondrous cave temples a World Heritage site that cut the rocks into a dramatic crescent-shaped gorge. On the top the gorge there is a beautiful waterfall that drops over the mountain rim in a series of seven steps to a pool below. It is dated back to the 2nd century B.C. covering a span of 800 years and during the period professional artists helped Buddhist monks to create m
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"Private Tour: Ellora Caves
Grishneshwar Jyotirling Temple and Panchakki from Aurangabad "Aurangabad Private Tour : Full Day Ellora Caves with Daulatabad Fort Bibi Ka Maqbara Panchakki"Meet your guide at your hotel lobby in Aurangabad at 09:00 am and proceed to Ellora Caves at 09:30 PM. You will see the famous rock cut caves temples of Ellora that were constructed between the 5th and 8th centuries A.D depicting the Hindu Buddhist and Jain faiths. You will particularly enjoy the architectural marvel of the monolithic Kailasa Temple that is carved out from the rocky cliff-side from top to bottom. Lunch time at 12:30 PM. You can choose the cuisine and restaurant you the Queen of Mughal emperor Aurangzeb. You will see white marbled monument rises majestically in an intentional bid to copy the world famous Taj Mahal of Agra. The central tomb is framed by four towering minarets and distinguished by elaborate surface or also known as the ""water mill"" because of the mill used to grind grains for the pilgrims. On the display you will notice the scientific logic that was put in medieval Indian architecture. At the end of your journey at 04:00 pm
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Arrive by plane...

Daily flights to Aurangabad are offered from many Indian cities.Domestc airlines serving Aurangabad include:Air India www.airindia.in Indian Airlines www.indian-airlines.nic.inGo Air (*)...
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Mumbai to Aurangabad

By Bus: Aurangabad is 388 kms north-east of Mumbai (via Nasik-Manmad and 400 kms via Pune). There are several luxury and state bus services that travel between Mumbai and Aurangabad (and...
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Autorickshaws

As in many Indian cities there are lots of black and yellow autorickshaws in Aurangabad. The autorickshaw is a three wheeled motorised vehicle with room for a few people. I took a few...
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Flight from Aurangabad to Goa (via Mumbai)

Some weeks before leaving Sweden I bought a plane ticket from Aurangabad to Goa (via Mumbai where I changed planes). I bought the ticket through Jet Airways website and it was Rs 5359 for the 22nd of...
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To Aurangabad from Mumbai

I bought my train ticket for Aurangabad a few days before the journey. In Mumbai there is a reservation centre at CST (Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus) and when I came there there was a lot of people...
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From Aurangabad to Daulatabad and back

When you go to Daulatabad you take the same bus going to Ellora. In Daulatabad the bus stopped just by the entrance to the fort, and it took almost half an hour to go there and it was Rs 11 (June...
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From Aurangabad to Ellora and back

Once again I took an auto rickshaw from the hotel to the bus stand for Rs 20 (June 2010). The fare to Ellora was Rs 21 and it took almost 45 minutes. If you are on the bus and see it pass the road to...
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From Aurangabad to Ajanta and back

In the morning, after breakfast, I took an auto rickshaw from Hotel Shree Maya to the bus stand. It was 20 rupees (June 2010). At the bus stand I bought a bottle of water and then went to the bus. It...
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Reaching Aurangabad

Aurangabad is best reached from Bombay. The two cities are linked by rail (a long journey), but the smoothest way to travel is by plane. Several daily flights on Air India, Jet Airways and Kingfisher...
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Car tours

I took two car tours over two days in order to visit the caves at Ellora and Ajanta. I shared the cost with an American guy who was staying at my hotel, the MTDC Holiday Resort on Station Road East...
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Ways to reach Aurangabad

By Rail:- Tapovan Express (7617)Departure from Mumbai : 6.10 am, Arrival: 13.30 pm- Devgiri Express (1003)Departure from Mumbai: 21.05 pm, Arrival: 04.10 am- Nandigram Express (7605)Departure from...
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AURANGABAD AIRPORT

SAD BUT TRUE.located at chikhalthana.yes aurangabad does have an airport and it is a very small one. understandable that only a few flights connecting mumbai to aurangabad land here.air deccan jet...
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Moto-Rickshaws

This little motor-rickshaws were handful and cheap to move around. And not only around the city, but also outside it. In one of these I went to Ellora (29 kms) and Ajanta (40 kms), slowly but...
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Top Hotels in Aurangabad

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8N-12 , Cidco, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, 431 003, India
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R-3 Chikalthana, Auranggabad, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, 431 210, India
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R-7/2, Chikalthana, Airport Road, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, 431 210, India
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R-7/2 Chinkahhana Airport Road, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, 415570, India
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Airport Rd, Mukundwadi Circle, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, 431 001, India
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Gate 135 & 136 Village Mitmita, Mumbai Nashik Highway, Mumbai (Bombay), Maharashtra, 431 002, India
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Top Things to Do in Aurangabad

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Daytrip to Ellora

Ellora and Ajanta are the main reasons to go to Aurangabad. You can go to Ellora by frequent public bus from the central bus station for 32 Rupies (a stop in Daulatabad would be possible) or by tour...
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Bibi Ka Maqbara

The Bibi Ka Maqbara was built between 1651 and 1661 as a mausoleum as a memory of Dilras Banu Begum, one of the wifes of Aurangzeb. It has a striking resemblance to the famous Taj Mahal. It is located...
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Daulatabad Fort

The Daulatabad Fort was built in the 13. century. It stands on a hill about 200 m high. The lower slopes of the hill has been cut away to leave 50 m vertical sides to improve defenses. The only access...
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Daytrip to Ajanta

To Ajanta you can go by frequent bus from the central bus station, 2.5 hours for 120 Rupies, get off at the Ajanta Cave T junction, you have to pay there a 10 Rupies "amenities" fee, go throu the...
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