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Aurangabad Tour Packages

Aurangabad is home to a myriad of historical wonders. For this reason, avid travelers love to book Aurangabad tours. Also, due to the proximity to popular locations like Shirdi and Nashik, Aurangabad remains thronged with scores of tourists. Therefore, the city is worth exploring at least once because it offers a richly woven tapestry of sights and sounds.

Meticulously designed Aurangabad tour packages help you to get the most out of your holidays in the historic town. These packages include all the attractions, from UNESCO World Heritage Sites to temples. In addition, well-planned itineraries allow you to experience the quaint village wearing rustic charm from close quarters.

Places to visit in Aurangabad

The main tourist attractions in Aurangabad are listed here so you may plan an unforgettable trip. Additionally, by visiting some of these sites with spectacular Mughal architecture and significant religious significance, you can learn a lot about the history and traditions of Aurangabad.

Best time to visit Aurangabad

Since the weather is pleasant and you may enjoy the best sights of the surrounding rich vegetation, October to March are the best months to visit Aurangabad. The area experiences a semiarid climate, with 17 to 33 °C being the range of the annual mean temperature.

Shopping in Aurangabad

Aurangabad is an excellent place to stop if you want to buy Himroo shawls, Paithani sarees, or fabrics like Mashru and Kimkhab.

The Paithani Weaving Center, Gul Mandi, Connaught Shopping Market, Nirula Bazaar, and Himroo Factory are well-known shopping destinations in the city's core. Visit Connaught Shopping Market if you wish to take some remarkable silks and shawls home. Aurangabad's most renowned tourist attraction, The Himroo Factory, is an excellent site to purchase well-liked Himroo weaves, paithani sarees, handloom shawls, and much more.

Festivals in Aurangabad

The city hosts several events and festivals as proof of its extensive cultural history. Residents of Aurangabad excel in the arts and music and have a deep love for both. The beautiful celebrations in Aurangabad include Buddha Jayanti, Dusherra, Ganesh Chaturthi, Diwali, and Maha Shivratri, to name just a few.

Cuisines in Aurangabad

Aurangabad cuisine maintains the Mughal tradition of slow-cooking foods. Mughal and Hyderabadi culinary traditions are included in the food, and both rely heavily on garnishing to improve flavor and aesthetic appeal. It also incorporates several cooking techniques and recipes from that region, such as using powdered spices to impart a robust taste to meats and vegetables. With our Aurangabad tour package, you can taste the best food from the best places in Aurangabad.

Nightlife in Aurangabad

Are you looking for the best Aurangabad nightlife experiences? Our Aurangabad tour packages ensure you get the ideal party with your buddies while you're out and about in this picturesque region. There are many possibilities, from ghost-hunting tours to late-night cafes and upscale eateries! A fantastic night out in Aurangabad will undoubtedly make you feel refreshed.

Accommodation in Aurangabad

There are many luxurious and affordable places to stay in Aurangabad, including guesthouses, hotels, and resorts, so you don't need to worry about where to stay. Among the well-known lodging options in Aurangabad are the following:

  • Welcomhotel Rama International
  • Lemon Tree Hotel, Aurangabad
  • Vivanta Aurangabad, Maharashtra
  • The Ambassador Ajanta

How to reach Aurangabad

The largest city in Maharashtra's Marathwada region is Aurangabad. The rest of the world and India are easily accessible from this metropolis. For your convenience, Aurangabad offers all modes of transportation, including air, train, and road.

By Air: Aurangabad Airport is well connected with all the major cities in India. So, you can take a flight from your nearest airport to reach here.

By Road: You can take a road trip to Aurangabad from any major city in India as it connects to various cities in Maharashtra and other states through state and national highways.

By Train: Aurangabad is also well connected to other Indian states and cities with good rail connectivity. You can find routine trains for all the major junctions in the country.

Reach out to India Holiday if you want to plan a fantastic and trouble free trip to Aurangabad. We can help you with the best Aurangabad tour package, Book your package today to have a hassle-free and relaxed trip.



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Ajanta Ellora Tour

4 N / 5 D

Mumbai - Aurangabad - Nasik - Mumbai

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Shirdi Aurangabad Tour

4 N / 5 D

Mumbai - Shirdi - Aurangabad - Mumbai

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Best of Maharashtra

10 N / 11 D

Mumbai - Lonavala - Khandala - Matheran - Nashik - Shirdi - Aurangabad - Mumbai

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Deccan Odyssey Luxury Train Tour

7 N / 8 D

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

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  • Explore the Sindhudurg Fort
  • Visit Dhamapur village
  • Old Goa sightseeing tour
  • Guided tour to the spice plantation
  • Kolhapur city tour
  • Marvel at the Ellora Caves
  • Sightsee ancient temples in Nashik

Magical Maharashtra Tour

13 N / 14 D

Mumbai – Lonavala - Matheran - Nashik - Shirdi - Aurangabad - Pune - Mahabaleshwar -Mumbai

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7 Jyotirlinga Darshan Yatra

7 N / 8 D

Pune – Bhimashankar - Shirdi - Shani Shingnapur- Grishneshwar -Trimbakeshwar - Nashik- Mumbai -Porbandar- Dwarka- Porbandar- Mumbai - Indore- Ujjain - Indore

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  • Darshan of 7 Jyotirlinga in India
  • Seeks blessings at the Somnath Jyotirlinga in Gujarat
  • Visit the Om shaped town of the Omkareshwar Jyotirlinga in Ujjain
  • Experience natural beauty at the Bhimashankar Jyotirlinga in Maharashtra
  • Experience Bhasma aarti at the Mahakaleshwar

12 Jyotirlinga Darshan Yatra

19 N / 20 D

Pune – Bhimashankar – Shirdi – Shani Shingnapur – Aurangabad – Grishneshwar – Nashik - Trimbakeshwar – Mumbai – Porbandar – Dwarka – Somnath – Mumbai – Indore – Ujjain – Mahakaleshwar - Omkareshwar – Indore – Hyderabad – Srisailam – Hyderabad – Madurai – Rameshwaram – Delhi – Haridwar – Guptkashi – Kedarnath – Guptkashi – Haridwar – Varanasi – Deogarh – Baidyanath – Basuki Nath - Patna

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  • Darshan of 12 Jyotirlinga in India
  • Attend Abhisheka ceremony at Nageshwar Jyotirlinga
  • Attend Pooja ceremony at Kedarnath Jyotirlinga
  • Participate in the pooja ceremony at Bhimashankar
  • Visit Somnath temple in Gujarat
  • Visit to popular Ujjain temples-Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga & Bhairav Nath
  • Attend Evening Ganga Aarti at Haridwar & Varanasi
  • Visit to Rudraprayag- the Confluence of Mandakini River, Alaknanda River

Ajanta and Ellora Tour

5 N / 6 D

Mumbai - Aurangabad - Mumbai

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Maharashtra Jyotirlinga With Shirdi from Pune

3 N / 4 D

Bhimashankar (1N), Aurangabad (1N), Nasik (1N)

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Western Sojourn Tour

12 N / 13 D

Mumbai - Aurangabad - Delhi - Agra - Jaipur - Ajmer - Jodhpur - Udaipur - Mumbai

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India Architecture Tour

16 N / 17 D

Mumbai - Aurangabad - Delhi - Varanasi - Khajuraho - Orchha - Agra - Jaipur - Mumbai

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Incredible India Tour

23 N / 24 D

Delhi - Udaipur - Jodhpur - Jaisalmer - Bikaner - Jaipur - Agra – Delhi - Varanasi - Khajuraho - Bhopal - Indore - Dhar - Aurangabad - Mumbai

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Cultural Tour To India

19 N / 20 D

Delhi – Khajuraho – Agra – Jaipur – Jodhpur – Udaipur – Aurangabad – Mumbai – Madurai – Chettinad – Trichy – Chennai

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Monuments of India

20 N / 21 D

Delhi - Khajuraho - Agra - Jaipur - Jodhpur - Udaipur - Aurangabad - Mumbai - Madurai - Chettinad - Tanjore - Trichy - Madras - Delhi

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Wildlife with Maharashtra Tour

12 N / 13 D

Mumbai - Aurangabad - Jaipur - Ranthambore (Sawai Madhopur)- Agra - Corbett National Park - Delhi

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India Museums & Architecture Tour

19 N / 20 D

Delhi – Khajuraho - Orchha - Agra - Jaipur - Jodhpur - Udaipur - Aurangabad - Ajanta caves - Ellora caves - Mumbai-Madurai -Chettinad - Tanjore - Trichy - Chennai

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22 Days North India Museums and Architecture Tour

21 N / 22 D

Mumbai - Aurangabad - Udaipur - Sardargarh - Ranakpur-jodhpur - Jaipur - Fatehpur Sikri - Agra - Gwalior - Khajuraho - Varanasi - Delhi

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FAQs about Aurangabad Tour Packages

Q: Where is Aurangabad located?

Ans: Aurangabad is a historical city situated in Maharashtra State. Many historical monuments include the Ajanta Caves and Ellora Caves, UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Bibi Ka Maqbara (replica of the Taj Mahal), and Panchakki. You will find a fusion of Mughal and modern architecture.

 

Q: Why is Aurangabad known as the City of Gates?

Ans: Aurangabad is known as the "City of Gates" because it has 52 gates, and the strong presence of these can be felt as you travel through the city.

Q: How can we reach Aurangabad?

Ans: You can get to Aurangabad using one of three modes of transportation:

  • By Road - Being a tourist destination, Aurangabad is well connected to major cities. You can drive from Mumbai, which is located at approx 360 km; or Pune, approx. 240 km; Shirdi is 130 km; Nashik is 200 km, from Aurangabad.
  • By Rail - The Aurangabad Railway Station is located in the city, with trains running to and from all the major cities. Two trains a day run to Mumbai. Manmad Junction, which lies at approx. 120 km. Another central railway station is located some distance from Aurangabad.
  • By Air - The Aurangabad airport has efficient connectivity with major cities like Delhi, Bangalore, Mumbai, Hyderabad, and Udaipur.
Q: Is Aurangabad a worthwhile visit destination?

Ans: Aurangabad is a city with various tourist attractions. Buddhist Caves, Mughal Monuments, and UNESCO World Heritage Sites attract tourists annually to Aurangabad. This is a must-see tourist destination also known as Maharashtra's tourism capital.

Q: What are the sightseeing places we can see in Aurangabad?

Ans: Aurangabad is one of the most famous cities in Maharashtra, and we recommend that you visit the following important places:

  • Ajanta Caves - Declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, Ajanta Caves have been visited by tourists from all parts of the world.
  • Ellora Caves - These Caves are spaced over 2 km, and there are 34 caves representing three religions: Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.
  • Bibi Ka Maqbara - If you still think only the Taj Mahal is the ultimate symbol of love, you must visit 'Bibi Ka Maqbara,' one of the historic places that must be seen.
  • Grisheneshwar Temple - This temple is one of the shrines mentioned in Shiva Purana and is considered the last Jyotirlinga.
  • Daulatabad Fort - It is a rock fortress, proudly standing on a stranded hill that clearly dominates the otherwise flat terrain.
  • Devgiri Fort - This is a beautifully located fort on a single mountain with a good view from the top of the fort.
Q: How far is Ajanta Caves from Aurangabad?

Ans: Ajanta Caves are approximately 100 km from Aurangabad, which takes about 3 hours to drive.

Q: Why are Ajanta Caves famous?

Ans: The Ajanta caves are rock-cut and total 30 in number, dating back to the 2nd century. This is a UNESCO world heritage site & famous for its paintings. In addition, the caves boast paintings and sculptures, which are proof of rich Indian art and cultural history.

Q: When are Ajanta Caves closed?

Ans: Ajanta Caves are closed on Monday.

Q: How far is Ellora from Aurangabad?

Ans: Ellora Caves are approx. 30 km from Aurangabad, which will take less than an hour's drive.

Q: Why are Ellora Caves famous?

Ans: The Ellora Caves consist of 34 caves built between the 5th and 10th century CE under the patronage of the Rashtrakuta Dynasty. One of the largest rock-cut temple cave complexes and is considered a UNESCO world heritage site.

Q: Are Ellora Caves open every day?

Ans: No, Ellora Caves are closed every Tuesday.

Q: Can We visit Ajanta and Ellora in a single day?

Ans: We do not recommend visiting Ajanta and Ellora in one day as it makes a hectic tour.

Q: How many days do you recommend visiting Aurangabad?

Ans: We recommend a minimum of 2 nights to visit Aurangabad and nearby UNESCO World Heritage Sites. It may vary from Guest’s arrival city.

Q: Where can we stay in Aurangabad?

Ans: There are many Hotels to accommodate guests at Aurangabad, and some of the recommended hotels are Welcomhotel Rama International, Vivanta Aurangabad, The Fern Residency, Lemon Tree Hotel, VITS, The Aures, etc. what Indian Holiday can offer at a discounted price.

Q: Can we visit Shirdi with Aurangabad?

Ans: Yes, Shirdi can be visited along with Aurangabad, which is at approx. 125 km.

Q: What is the best time to visit Aurangabad?

Ans: The best time to visit Aurangabad is from October to March when the city remains pleasant and green.