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Ellora Caves

Ellora Cave Rd | Ahead of Hiranya Reosrts, Aurangabad 431005, India
+91 96000 17031
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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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  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Ellora Cave Rd | Ahead of Hiranya Reosrts, Aurangabad 431005, India
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+91 96000 17031
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"kailash temple"
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"single rock"
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"world heritage site"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wow.. this was an amazing experience. The caves are very beautiful and my friends and me played there for hours. But should be little careful as the rocks are slippery.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Ellora Caves are rock cut temples, monastery and sculptures near Aurangabad in Maharashtra in India.It is a long complex incorporating three religions, Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism. In a hot summer, it is a task to walk long distances within the complex. The highlight of Ellora...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This and Ajanta Caves are the must see sights for Aurangabad. Expect a fair bit of walking, and a hot sun in the dry months

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place and much closer to the Aurangabad than Ajanta Caves. The best time to visit is afternoon.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ellora Caves is located in the Aurangabad district of Maharashtra, India, is one of the largest rock-cut monastery-temple cave complexes in the world, featuring Buddhist, Hindu and Jain monuments, and artwork. It is most beautiful place to visit with your family. Typically half a day...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Marvellous place and one should give at least a day to enjoy this Winter is best season Guide are charging about Rs 1600 it is better to group with other tourists

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a nice place to visit. Well maintained, good administration, guides are available. Beautiful all statues, many idols are ruined or damaged. Historical and art of India are reflecting here.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s really a great place for everybody. 1. Ancient and quite large, need entire day to mesmerise. 2. Well maintained.

Thank Sachin J
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These are near to Aurangabad, so easy to approach. Better will be to read a bit on wiki beforehand and spend quality time at selected caves. I suggest keep about 3-4 hrs to visit. The caves from 27th (mostly Jain caves) onward were blocked due...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning caves, would recommend starting with the Jain temples from 32 then working your way back to front with the highlight at 16. You can take a bus to 32 from entrance. We spent a best part of 4 hours here took our time definitely...More

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KingBelgaum
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Response from Menulone | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is possible, start with shirdi early morning, go to shani shignapur the same day. Next day morning go to trimbakeshwar then go to ellora to and cover grishneshwar temple in the evening. The next two days you can... More
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Raxit G
19 February 2018|
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Yes, there are. Would definitely advise getting one to get the most out of the visit. Best to negotiate the price before you agree, and have an idea before you reach there (ask around) what is the going rate. Depends where... More
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Raxit G
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Response from HariGochary | Reviewed this property |
The Ajanta Caves remain closed on all Monday's. The Ellora caves are closed on Tuesdays. Both, Ajanta and Ellora caves are open on national holidays. Please contact for any other information with 1800 22 9930(Maharastra... More
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