US $440 per person - Valid till 31st March 2018
Duration : 03 Days / 02 Nights
Destinations : Aurangabad - Ajanta & Ellora CavesGet in Touch Click To Get Instant Quotes
Ajanta-Ellora tour offers an enriching experience taking tourists on to a discovery of ancient cultures, artistry and craftsmanship India was known for. Laced with the luxuries, this trip gives enriching glimpses of the artistic Buddhist heritage in the 2nd century cave complex, Ajanta and 6th century complex at Ellora, near Aurangabad. Together, this tour becomes a great revealation for tourists who always yearn to learn new things and experiences in India.
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Aurangabad - Ajanta & Ellora Caves
Day 1. Mumbai – Aurangabad
Board the domestic flight to Aurangabad from Mumbai. Upon arrival, transfer to the hotel. In the afternoon, begin the city tour including a visit to Daulatabad Fort, Bibi-Ka–Maqbara and Aurangabad Caves. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2. Aurangabad – Ajanta Caves
In the morning, visit Ajanta Caves. Ajanta Caves (99 km / 03 hr drive from Aurangabad) date back to the 2nd century BC. The 30 rock hewn caves are blessed with Buddhist sculpture and frescoes portraying the scenes from the religious and secular life through eight centuries. Ajanta is famous for paintings and sculptures, considered as masterpieces of Buddhist religious art. Overnight stay. (Ajanta caves remains closed on every Monday)
Day 3. Aurangabad – Ellora Caves / Departure
After breakfast, begin the full day tour of Ellora Caves (29 km) encompassing 34 rock cut shrines representing Buddhist, Hindu & Jain art dating from the 4th to 9th century A.D. The most remarkable among them is the Kailash Temple, meant to be a replica of Lord Shivas celestial abode - Kailash is the best example of Rock cut architecture and an engineering marvel. In-time transfer to airport to connect flight for onward destination.