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Ajanta and Ellora Caves

Aurangabad, India
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Ranked #1 of 43 attractions in Aurangabad
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Caverns/ Caves
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Jodhpur, India
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29 reviews 29 reviews
27 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Ajanta & Ellora name specifies as these are the same or nearby locations but infact they are NOT. Ajanta is located towards South from Pune & Ellora is located towards North to Pune. Off course this place is one of the amazing architect engineering across the world. One should do visit this place. DO NOT VISIT AMONG CHILDREN as you... More

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Bangalore, India
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6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Nice places to visit and more to know and see closely about the Ancient Indian Culture. These caves tell us the story of Indian heritage and make us feel proud to be an Indian.

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Goa, India
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Great Caves, One can also consider trekking at Ajanta Caves. The best season to visit is the monsoon season.

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Aurangabad, India
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61 reviews 61 reviews
20 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

World Heritage monuments..Must See in Aurangabad. These.These caves are really miracle..if u just could imagine the 2nd century era ..you will be amazed to see these. Ellora is 25 Kms and Ajantha is 100 KMs from Aurangabad.

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Pune, India
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

It is must see place in Maharashtra. The caves, the painting, the sculptors are our great quality. It is worth taking foreign visitors to this place. This place becomes beautiful in Monsoon.

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Rajkot
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

It is an excellent artistic marvel with religious and ancient eco- friendly scientific experiments which are till date a mystic for many.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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83 reviews 83 reviews
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

olden sculptors, Lovely painting Dirty.\, Smells bad. Not properly explored. need developments. traveling by Ferry is fun

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Gurgaon, India
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52 reviews 52 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Excavated between 2nd Century B.C. & 6th Century A.D., while Ajanta Caves are renowned for Buddhist paintings, Ellora Caves are well-known for Buddhist monasteries, Hindu and Jain temples. Ajanta symbolizes the seamless Indian wall paintings; Ellora on the other hand denotes architectural masterpiece and extraordinary sculptures. Ajanta Caves ---------------------- The secluded row of horse shoe shaped rock holds 30 caves.... More

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Pune, Maharashtra, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Last Visited : October 2013 How to Reach: We reached from our hotel by City Tour Bus , @ 400/- per head cost with a guide, which can be booked from the hotel in the morning. It took 3.5 hrs to reach from our hotel Panchavati with a 15 min food/toilet break. Tourist bus dropped us inside Ajanta Caves Area... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I visited this place mid-noon in summer,beyond a point cars can't go.....better take a guide otherwise it will make no sense....Visit this place early morning......and better not to take very small kids along as they wont understand a thing and just get extrememy bored.....Must visit once........spend two days here if you are interested in such things....

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