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Address: Near Bhadra Maruti Temple | Ahead of Hiranya Reosrts, Aurangabad 431002, India
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+91 98238 83366
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Spectacular rock cut caves and elaborate sculptures of Hindu, Buddhist and...

Spectacular rock cut caves and elaborate sculptures of Hindu, Buddhist and Jain faiths are over 10 centuries old.

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Aurangabad Private Tour: Ajanta And Ellora Caves Sightseeing Day Tour
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Private Tour: Ellora Caves, Daulatabad Fort, Bibi Ka Maqbara, Grishneshwar...

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Excellent driver for the all the sites in Aurangabad

If you are looking for a taxi to show you around the city or take you out to the caves just call Mirza Hussain +919860367110. He and his father Taqui operate a great service... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you are looking for a taxi to show you around the city or take you out to the caves just call Mirza Hussain +919860367110. He and his father Taqui operate a great service. Showed up at our hotel bright and early and got us to the caves before anyone else was there. To have Ellora all to ourselves was... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife Indra and I visited the world famous Ellora Caves near Aurangabad in India which highlight the architectural prowess of Indians even 1400 years ago and make you really proud as Indians. There are a number of caves which have sculptures which are fascinating. Some caves also have paintings whose color has not faded even after so many years.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

With over 30 temples crafted by 3 religions (Buddhist, Hindu, and Jain), it's stunning beauty after stunning beauty. This place is transcendent and the biggest Hindu temple (cave 16) just blows you away with its size, details, and history. A place where different religions were accepted and you could pray together is very special. The sheer size of these caves... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Take the morning to see all of the other caves and the afternoon to see 16. the scope of 16 is wow wow wow. if you climb up the side to the back it gives the best picture for the scope of this amazing place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Ellora - together with Ajanta - are amazing caves, but Ellora makes it to the top of a country filled with highlights. Its caves are unbelievable and the Kailasa Temple (cave #16) is the summit of it all, it is mesmerizing!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Kailash temple is a marvel, so are many of the sculptures found in Caves 10, 12, 15, 16 and 32. A must see for art lovers.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The number of people who have no regard for the beauty or the antiquity of the place was unbelievable. I wish the ASI would be stricter with the tourists. Having said that this is a must visit place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

It is a wonderfull palce spacaly cave 16,10,29,30-33.what a great scalpture i have never seen in my life.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the largest rock-cut monastery-temple caves complexes in the world dating from 600-1000 AD and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Really Incredible! 34 caves extending over more than 2 km dug side by side in the wall of a high basalt cliff existing of Buddhist, Hindu and Jain religious monuments. Cave 16 the Kailash temple features the largest single... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Ellora Caves is UNESCO World Heritage Site located in Maharashtra state near Aurangabad city. It is must visit for all history. archaeology and architect lover. I really liked the Kailash temple among all the caves. The Grishneshwar jyotirling is also very near. The Ellora combine with Anjanta and Biwi ka makbara is very good tour circuit for anyone who is... More 

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