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Aurangabad Caves

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Address: Nr. Bibi Ka Maqbara, Aurangabad 431001, India

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Carving beauty.......

Aurangabad caves is one of the most beautifully carved caves in the India. A lovable scenic beauty can be seen there.The Aurangabad caves are 12 artificial rock-cut Buddhist... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Aurangabad caves is one of the most beautifully carved caves in the India. A lovable scenic beauty can be seen there.The Aurangabad caves are 12 artificial rock-cut Buddhist shrines located on a hill running roughly east to west, nearly 2 km north from Bibi Ka Maqbara in Aurangabad, The first group consists of caves 1 to 5, the second 6... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

caution : IF YOU ARE NOT WILLING TO WALK UP 200 STEEP AND SLIPPERY STAIRS DO NOT GO! no doubt its a really long way to go up to the caves, but that place has got its own scenic beauty....but if you r interested in caves i would rather recommend you to go to ajanta n ellora cuz there is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

this is a very nice place to visit if you are in aurangabad.the place is crowded with tourist having fun.nice place.

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Panaji, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Nice Historical place. Fun place to move around site seeing. Just 2 hours drive from Aurangabad city.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

These caves are located just 1 km behind Bibi Ka Maqbura and can be visited within 2 hours.There are three clusters of caves separated by some considerable distance. These Buddhist shrines with beautiful statues of Lord Buddha are believed to be built in 6th-7th century These caves have been cut out from solid rocks and was once painted faint traces... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

the climb is not very difficult and can take rest along the stairs..try in the evening time for a better weather...good view from the top...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

T his is neither Ajanta Caves nor Ellora Caves. This cave are in Aurangabad City.This caves are believed to be of 6th and 7th century. When we came here abour 12.30 p.m. there was nobody except we two and a man perhaps from Govt at entrance of Caves. A nominal entry fee is of Rs 5 per person.You have to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

super caves to visit with family and friends good food and good hotels its good place to take children to historical places and such types of caves

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

This was first place , when we visited the caves. Gud that they maintained the timings till 5:30 PM. Entire caves area was neat and clean. Thanks to Archeology dept for preserving the caves. The view of Bibi ka maqbara from Aurangabad caves is awesome. It s must visit place after rainy season.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

If you have visited the Ellora caves you can very well skip the Aurangabad caves. The caves are divided in 2 section and with 1 km distance between them. Both the clusters are in the hill top and gotta climb around 100+ steps to get to the caves. The view of the Aurangabad city and the Babi Ka Maqbara (Replica... More 

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