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Ajanta Ellora Tour Packages

Located in the Aurangabad district of Maharashtra, the Ajanta Ellora Caves are among the World Heritage Sites declared by UNESCO. The 30 rock-cut Buddhist cave monuments collectively form the Ajanta Caves. These were discovered back in AD 1819 by some British Army officers. Religious influence of Buddha and the Jatakas can be seen in the paintings of the Ajanta.

The Ajanta Ellora tour takes one back to the 2000-years-old history of India. The historic cave monuments in Ajanta have been successful in preserving the ancient times of the country. There are shrines in these caves in form of monasteries and worship-halls which are completely dedicated to different Buddhist traditions.

People from all over the world visit here to have a closer look of India’s past and pay homage to Lord Buddha.
Ajanta Caves are counted among the finest examples of Buddhist architecture. This can be witnessed through all the paintings and sculptures of the caves. Each and every piece of rock used in these caves is enough to bring forth the entire life of Lord Buddha.

If you are also a history lover and want to discover something beyond the forts and places, then wait no further. Choose from a wide range of Ajanta Ellora tour packages offered by IHPL and get ready for a memorable tour. Plan a trip to these caves and you will return updated with lots of information about the historical legacy of India.



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4 Nights / 5 Days Ajanta Ellora Tour

Mumbai - Aurangabad - Nasik - Mumbai

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7 Nights / 8 Days Deccan Odyssey Luxury Train Tour

Mumbai - Sindhudurg - Goa - Vasco - Kolhapur - Aurangabad - Ajanta - Nashik - Mumbai

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FAQs of Ajanta Tours

Ques: Where is Ajantalocated?

Ans: Ajanta is located in the Aurangabad district of Maharashtra approx. 100 km from Aurangabad City.

Ques: Which is the nearest Airport and Railway Station to Ajanta?

Ans: Aurangabad Airport is the nearest airport to Ajanta, which is situated at the distance of 100 km. Jalgaon Railway station is the nearest railhead to Ajanta Caves, which is situated at a distance of 30 km, next nearest railway station is Bhusawal which is located at a distance of 60 km.

Ques: Why Ajanta is a famous place?

Ans: Ajanta Caves are among the World Heritage Sites declared by UNESCO. The 30 rock-cut Buddhist cave monuments collectively form the Ajanta Caves. These were discovered back in AD 1819 by some British Army officers. Religious influence of Buddha and the Jatakas can be seen in the paintings of the Ajanta caves.

Ques: Are Ajanta & Ellora Caves same?

Ans: Both the caves are different and situated in different location - Ajanta caves are primarily Buddhist caves and Ellora is a combination of Buddhist, Hindu and Jain caves. Ajanta is a collection of 26 caves built around a horse-shoe shaped mountain about 100 KM away from Aurangabad, and Ellora is a collection of 34 caves about 30 KM out of Aurangabad city.

Ques: Which caves are better Ajanta or Ellora Caves?

Ans: Both the caves are beautiful and exhibits a rich cultural heritage. Ajanta caves are built around a horse-shoe shaped mountain. These caves are fully dedicated to Buddhism and are acknowledged for paintings rather than sculptures. While the Ellora Caves comprises Buddhists, Jain, and Hindu Temples. These caves are also famous for the largest single monolithic rock-cut temple in the world.

Ques: How can we reach Ajanta Caves?

Ans: Ajanta Caves are easily accessible from Aurangabad city. You can hire a taxi or local buses are also available from Aurangabad city.

Ques: What is thebest time to visit Ajanta Caves?

Ans: October to February is the best time to visit Ajanta, when temperature will be between 14 – 30 degrees Celsius.

Ques: What are the other tourist places I can visit along with Ajanta Caves?

Ans: You can visit Ellora Caves, Aurangabad, Mumbai, Nashik & Shirdi etc. even famous Luxury Train Deccan Odyssey, whichcovers Ajanta Caves, in your tour. Please go through the below suggested package.