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Ellora Caves

Near Bhadra Maruti Temple | Ahead of Hiranya Reosrts, Ellora 431002, India
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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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  • Average3%
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Near Bhadra Maruti Temple | Ahead of Hiranya Reosrts, Ellora 431002, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There are 34 caves in Ellora. Cave No. 16, 10 and 12 are important. The inscriptions on the stone inside the mountain after excavating by men are really amazing. All are man-made without any modern equipment like JCB etc., The main question is how all...More

Thank kanchikaruna
Reviewed 3 days ago

Ellora houses most amazing, unimaginable sculptures. There is so much to see and so much to learn from this place. A must visit for Students, artists and heritage lovers.

Thank ChiefExplorers
Reviewed 5 days ago

Breath taking architecture to see , good place for hisorical place lovers as well as photographers , you can enjoy full day here , nearby many hotels are available , good food , nice to visit after rainy season

Thank Akshayrpatil
Reviewed 1 week ago

this is a hindu temple built by the hindus some 2000 years ago. Go and visit this temple and appreciate the art, history , the engineering involved in building this monument and the grandeur of it. The temple was basically carved out of a rock...More

Thank Mahalakshmi T
Reviewed 1 week ago

.....that this incredible place has been carved by hand over many, many years, such detail in the temples...a very special place.

Thank AnnHerts
Reviewed 1 week ago

I`ve spent 6 days in Ellora. It`s a beautiful example of devotion and divine talent in human. Kailasa temple is breathtaking monolith structure with powerful energy.I would recommend it to spiritual seekers and admirers of ancient architecture. I want to say thanks to Sadeek and...More

1  Thank Levan M
Reviewed 1 week ago

To carve numerous caves - that referenced differing faiths, Hindu, Bhuddist - from the living rock over a period of a thousand years + is an astonishing credit to a cultural stability and tolerance the likes of which I imagine we wish we could have...More

Thank snaphappy7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These caves and especially the Kailashnath temple is an architectural marvel. The engineering of the people during those ancient days seems on zenith here. What a beauty..Its breath-taking. Very much recommended to visit..👌

Thank Karan S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The caves are properly amazing. There are 34 caves but that’s not how I would describe them - they are a mix of temples, monasteries and awesome architecture. Cave 16 is beyond belief. 10, 16 & 32 are the best. Tip - bring food with...More

Thank lydiate08
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It truely deserves to be a world heritage site. Its difficult to understand how people at that time accomplish such a huge task. The paintings, the carvings on rock all take you back to another world. The main caves are 16, 10, 32. But some...More

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samares
October 31, 2017|
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Response from Arpitgupta25 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is bus for elder people and for long distance caves also there is bus facility. If you visit main caves then its only 3 caves for buddhist , jain and Hindu. It is very near about entry gate.
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Madhusudhana V
October 23, 2017|
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Response from H L S | Reviewed this property |
There is no luggage counter but you can keep your luggage in Restaurant.
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Vanitha C
September 27, 2017|
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Response from ashwin99 | Reviewed this property |
You can attempt it but u will be able to scratch only the surface and see only the main caves. I did it once spent the forenoon at Ellora and left after lunch drew to Ajanta , left the vehicle at parking lot and then... More
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