Journey into Aurangabad and visit the caves and temples carved into the rocky sides of this massive gorge on a private tour of Aurangabad. See the famous cave temples of Ellora and travel back in time to the 5th and 8th centuries A.D. as your guide shares insights, information and history about the Hindu, Buddhist and Jain faiths represented here. Tour the Kailasa Temple revel in its incredible beauty as part of this full-day private tour.
Meet your guide at hotel lobby in Aurangabad at 07:00 AM and proceed to Ajanta Caves (approx. 2.5 hours). These 2nd century caves are great achievements by Buddhist monks and here you can see beautiful frescoes, wall paintings and vivid sculptures reflecting the peak of ancient Indian art and architecture. The horseshoe shaped gorge has 30 caves dividend in two phases. After sightseeing at 12:30 PM, you can choose the cuisine and restaurant your are interested for lunch at your own cost. After lunch at 1:00 PM, proceed to Ellora Caves and arrive at 03:00 PM. You will see the famous rock caves temples of Ellora that depict the Hindu, Buddhist and Jain faiths and were constructed between the 5th and 8th centuries A.D. We will also stop by the architectural marvel of the monolithic Kailasa Temple, carved out in the rocky cliff-side from top to bottom. At the end of your journey at 06:00 pm, sit back and relax on the drive back to your hotel in Aurangabad by 07:00 PM.
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
This private tour operates with a maximum of 8 people
Your centrally located hotel in Aurangabad
Departure Time 7:00 AM
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.
Returns to original departure point