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Ajanta Caves

Ajanta Caves Road, Ajanta 431001, India
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Ajanta Caves Road, Ajanta 431001, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This experience is a must for anyone visiting Bombay/ Mumbai area, surreal feelings and guided tours available. Must not miss, do in collaboration with Ellora Caves from Mumbai.

Thank harindersinghdhatt
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Ajanta caves was very famous and old caves. Well known in all over India. Must visit with family and kids. Art and architecture in old time was really wonderful.

Thank Ypatel12
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Ajanta caves are an incredible place and some of the most beautiful ruins that I have ever visited. They are quite remote, so it was quite a trek to get there, however it was totally worth the 48 hour train! There are so many...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

To go to ajanta cave I have availed ferry from gateway of India, Mumbai. The Arabian sea amazed me with cool breeze and the sound of the waves. Once I reach there I started hiking from one cave to another. The place is enriched with...More

Thank Subhoshree R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a Sunny day. So it was really hot. But, the caves are so beautifully painted, you will just forget to feel the heat. Design on the entrance of the caves carries our centuries back great architectural skills. The painting are so old...More

Thank AmiFreigeist
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is beautiful, but you need to have a good historical background to explore the place. Hire an expert if you really want to get the feel of the place. Checkout Leamigo or call at +91-7506066246 Mr. Khalid, an awesome history guide. Thanks

Thank NAZEEB A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Overall a good trip for two days starting from hyderabad to nagarsol, nagarsol to shiridi on day one morning and shiridi to shani shinganapur on day one evening. Day two went to grineshwar and Ajanta Caves

Thank Manoj A
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Around 2000 years old heritage site and can't be missed in your life time. If your interested in history and heritage and this is your site. The place can be easily covered by footsteps and don't miss the top view and the water falls view....More

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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Ajanta caves are the old traditional statue place where more than 1000s of statue the cave is totally designed by ancient people there are many caves some are restricted to not to visit by the committee in some part the smell are too bad which...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

This was one of the best kept secrets of ancient India until an officer decided to make the history known to all when he chanced upon these ruins on his trip. You will be amazed at the history this place has to offer. Hire a...More

Thank aditya s
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30 July 2018|
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Response from NAZEEB A | Reviewed this property |
I think its easy from Aurangabad, its hardly 50 kms and there are lots of travel options to take you there :)
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Nimish T
13 June 2018|
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Response from NAZEEB A | Reviewed this property |
Its about 100 kms
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RamanShweta
31 May 2018|
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Response from Girish k | Reviewed this property |
Hi Shweta. there are buses only upto aurangabad. from there you need to take local transport for trips to Ajanta n Elloera. monsoon is the right time to visit. best wishes girish
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