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Ellora Caves

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Spectacular rock cut caves and elaborate sculptures of Hindu, Buddhist and Jain faiths are over 10 centuries old.
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Ellora Cave Rd | Ahead of Hiranya Reosrts, Aurangabad 431005, India
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Reviewed yesterday

worth a visit for all. the hindu cave having Shiva temple is the best. for jain caves you have to take a bus which are about 1.5 km away. it costs Rs 20 pp for return trip. buddhist caves are walking distance from Hindu caves

Thank rachna k
Reviewed yesterday

Less than an hour away from Aurangabad city, the area is very well maintained by the govt with landscaping, pretty flower bushes, clean toilets. You do not need a guide if you can google and read up a little ofn the caves. You can then...More

Thank DrQuresh M
Reviewed yesterday

If you have the chance, visit these caves. Go in flat shoes and be prepared to walk. Take bottled water with you. It is an amazing site. Plan to be here for a full day - there are so many mesmerizing carvings.

Thank IMHtravelO
Reviewed yesterday

We have visited Ellora Caves and enjoyed the history and old tradition statues. A perfect place to visit when you are in Aurangabad.

Thank tyagirakg
Reviewed 2 days ago

HI, recently visited this place on the day of diwali, 2018. really a worth seeing the place, quite easily accessible from auranga bad, i have used the local MSRTC Bus to reach the place. also recommend to hire a guide, with out which ,its difficult...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ellora, congregation of more than 100 caves , represents the greatest example of cave excavation architecture in the entire world. Built from 6th AD to 8th AD, during the Gupta period , has breathtaking sanctuaries devoted to Buddhism, Hinduism, Jainism. The stories narrated ....makes me...More

Thank jatinvchheda
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

located at about 35km from Aurangabad, this unique preserved part of history is o cell again very well mentioned by ASI. The Govt. guide rate is Rs 1600 for 1-5 iIndian Tourist. One can take Volvo bus operated by MSRTC everyday morning which covers the...More

Thank Kamal D
Reviewed 3 days ago

A must visit place for all. Don't have words to describe the grandeur of this place! I am left speechless after witnessing all thecarvings and the majestic Kailash temple! . Always visit with a guide,only thenn we can appreciate it's beauty in total. . small...More

Thank Inspire550105
Reviewed 5 days ago

Amazing place, lot of things to learn and experience the magical things done in past by different artist and the imagination of the person who thought about it. A must visit of the people having interest in history.

Thank Vikas T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a magnificiently maintained 12th century monument! Carved out of one rock on a mountainside. The only place where the entire Ramayana and Mahabharata has been depicted. Just a half an hoir drive from Aurangabad. .

Thank Ranjit J
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October 11, 2018|
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Response from asrgnt12 | Reviewed this property |
photography in Ajanta And Ellora is unrestricted except for use of a flashlight in Caves with paintings. As the illumination is already done by LED lights there is no need for flash and we do get better photos without... More
October 4, 2018|
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Response from LEKHASREE22 | Reviewed this property |
We paid ₹700, only for the main cave which is called Kailash cave. Always go for the licensed guides, they will be available near the ticket counter. Mr. Ali was the guide for us, he is a very nice gentleman.
September 19, 2018|
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Response from AmiFreigeist | Reviewed this property |
Hi Hari, I think you are knocking the wrong door...you posted your question on Elora Caves section Please post it on Andaman related sections. Hope someone will respond.