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Address: Nr. Jalgaon | Hiranya Resorts , Aurangabad, Aurangabad 431117, India
Phone Number: 919766008389
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The most amazing Ajanta Caves are situated in the Aurangabad District in Maharashtra. This caves are mostly popular in Maharashtra. At this place many of the tourist spends their... read more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The most amazing Ajanta Caves are situated in the Aurangabad District in Maharashtra. This caves are mostly popular in Maharashtra. At this place many of the tourist spends their time for seeing such a wonderful historical place. This caves are awesome for the family as well as school or college picnics. Due to such a places we have to learn... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Views are full of art and culture depicting the lives of monks who used to stay there at the beginning of this century. Worthy views of carvings on rocks

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is one of the most fascinating monuments I have been to. A must visit if you are in Aurangabad. Highly recommend that you hire a guide if you are in a hurry. However, if you have dedicated at least 5 hours to this place, you can buy a book and appreciate the caves at leisure. I was pleasantly surprised... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Ajanta was busy, but amazing, our guide Vijay (jaiswal.vijaykumar6@gmail.com) was brilliant, he knew a lot about the caves and was able to show us delicate, intricate aspects of the paintings and carvings. Well worth employing him for 2 days to see both ajanta and ellora.

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Pune, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice place to visit if you have lot of stamina and joints working fine. best time to visit is in rainy season not recommended for old people for them they have an virtual cave museum in front of parking. virtual caves are same as original great work done engineers.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The great plus at Ajanta is that still quite a lot of the original paintings can be seen in place and of course the Caves themselves are very impressive and you can see many beautifully hewn Buddhas and accompanying Boddhisattvas here. If you are interested in 4th-6th century Buddhist paintings, Ajanta is the place to be, my review would have... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

These rock cut caves at Ajanta can take on literally any cave in the world including the ones in central Vietnam. They are 33 caves in total out of which 26 were open. In each caves there are either murals or sculptures and stupas dating right to 1-2nd cent B.C.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Must see....the paintings may no longer be visible after 20 years, as there is not much of restoration work being done. The road from Aurangabad to Ajanta is very bad in spite of the site being one of the world heritage sites. But once you reach there, it is just a breathtaking experience - you will fall short of words... More 

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Pune, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Make sure you have a full day to explore these caves. Each cave is a gem that we inherited fro the past. Monsoon would be the best season to visit these caves as the place looks green and the waterfalls around the caves are alive. Carry a good torch as it is very dark in the caves and it helps... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Worth a visit . Really nice to see the caves.We spend a whole day at there. It was really nice. Lot to see.

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