Aurangabad Tour Ideas
This private tour in Aurangabad will take you to visit Ajanta's wondrous cave temples are cut the rocky sides into of a dramatic crescent-shaped gorge. The caves are etched and painted with vegetable and mineral dyes. Followed by Ellora Cave, you will see the famous rock caves temples of Ellora that were constructed between the 5th and 8th centuries A.D to depict the Hindu, Buddhist and Jain faiths. Also see the architectural marvel of the monolithic Kailasa Temple, carved out in the rocky cliff-side from top to bottom.
The Ellora caves, locally known as 'Verul Leni' are located about 18 miles north northwest of Aurangabad. Ellora is one of the largest rock-hewn monastery-temple cave complexes in the world. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is world famous for the largest single monolithic excavation in the world, the great Kailasa (Cave 16). Our half day tour will give you insight into the history and beauty of these amazing caves.<br /><br /><strong>Highlights</strong><br />
<li>Statue of Lord Buddha</li>
<li>The Great Kailasa - UNESCO World Heritage Site</li>
<li>Channels near Cave 32 through which the volcanic lava once flowed</li>
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