- 3 days (Approx.)
- Mobile ticket
If historical sites excite you the famous Ajanta & Ellora caves in Aurangabad city is definitely a right destination. The caves & temples carved into hillside rock in the middle of nowhere, undoubtedly makes it the most famous sight. The place holds historical importance as it is festooned with beautiful sculptures and paintings. Constructed in the time period of 2nd century BC to 6th century AD there are almost 29 caves in Ajanta while Ellora has 34 caves.While touring in Aurangabad you also get to see other historical attractions such as Bibi Ka Maqbara, Daulatbad Fort, which will take you back to the glorious days of the past.
- 2 Nights Accommodation at Keys Hotel in Aurangabad or Similar category of hotels
- Daily breakfast at the hotel
- All transfers and sightseeing tours on private basis
- English speaking local tour guide during sightseeing tours
- Mineral Water during Road Journeys
- All taxes and service charges
- Bottled water
- Food and drinks, unless specified
Aurangabad Airport .
Aurangabad Airport .
Day 1: Mumbai - Aurangabad [By Flight]
Board the flight from Mumbai to Aurangabad at 05:15 AM you have to reach Mumbai Airport own by own sharp 04:00 AM. As you arrive at the airport in Aurangabad we would pick you up and drop at the respected hotel. Once you check-in, you can rest for some time as you need lots of energy to explore the historical attraction around. A replica of Taj Mahal, white in color, Bibi ka Maqbara, which is also referred as Taj of Deccan is a prime attraction of Aurnagabad. The Daulatbad Fort is one of the world's best preserved Fort, which is existing even without being altered. The fort can be accessed by a narrow bridge and it features a gallery, which has been excavated in the rock. After visiting these two sights you shall proceed to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 2: Aurangabad – Ajanta- Aurangabad (95 Kms. / approx. 2 Hrs. One way) (B)
The next morning after the breakfast at the hotel, you visit another historical site, which is Ajanta Caves. The site is well known to be adorned with some of the most magnificent masterpieces of Indian art. The Ajanta is an ideal place for history and culture buff to explore. Apart from the stunning paintings and sculptures you get to see the huge Buddha in a sitting posture along with massive pillars and detailed carvings on the ceilings and walls that gave Ajanta caves the status of a heritage site. All the paintings and sculptures depict predominance of philosophy and religious teachings of the Buddha. After exploring the monument site, your day ends with an overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 3: Aurangabad – Ellora (35 Kms. /approx. 1 Hrs. one way)| Aurangabad – Mumbai by flight (B)
On the third day after the breakfast at the hotel you check-out with the luggage that would be settled in the car. But, before saying goodbye to the city our representative along with chauffeur will take you to the Ellora Caves. Ellora has an unremitting sequence of monasteries and temples that showcase the civilization of ancient India. There are total 34 cave temples which are dedicated to Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism. It is a proof to religious harmony that existed at that time. With the visit to Ellora, your tour comes to an end as we drop you to the Aurangabad airport around 4 -5 PM, to board a flight to Mumbai ( Flight will depart from Aurangabad between 6 - 8 PM) from where you can continue to your further travel plans.
*Ajanta caves closed on every Monday and Ellora Caves closed on every Tuesday. If you are doing this tour on Monday or Tuesday then we reschedule the visit according to days open.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- A minimum of 01 people per booking is required
- A maximum of 08 people per booking
- Ajanta caves closed on every Monday and Ellora Caves closed on every Tuesday. If you are doing this tour on Monday or Tuesday then we reschedule the visit according to days open.
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.