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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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"kailash temple"
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"single rock"
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"world heritage site"
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"cave number"
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"main cave"
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"rock cut architecture"
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"solid rock"
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"carry water"
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"mind blowing"
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"indian culture"
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"awe inspiring"
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"ancient india"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Ellora is the most beautiful and architectural wonder of the world. Every pillar every statue has a story to tell you. Visiting this place is must if one is nearby & definitely one of the best

Thank hdlew515
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Ellora caves are 30 km away from Aurangabad. Its monumental caves attraction of tourist. And the KAILASHNATH temple is important part of it!

Thank ramprasadjadhav1999
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ellora caves are very old caves. They are about 30 in count. These caves tell us about Buddh, Hindu and Jain religion. The best cave was cave no. 16, which is a huge Hindu cave and is made up of a huge single rock from...More

Thank Akshay J
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I came here for a day trip. We had a motorbike and there was ample parking (we arrived for opening time) The site wasn't too busy which was nice, we went into the main cave first which is right in front of...More

Thank Rebecca M
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Reviewed 5 days ago

One of the great sights of India, the caves are not to be missed, for their historical value, sheer beauty and the astonishing quality of the carvings, especially Kailasha temple. The grounds are well kept, it's not so far from Aurangabad, and was a highlight...More

Thank Leeyuk
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s good ancient place for children and teenagers to see And it shows the sculptures carved on the stones The kailas temple is super I

Thank rohith a
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A series of ancient caves is located in Ellora about 30 kms from Aurangabad city. There are around 100 caves of which 34 are open for public. These consist of 12 Buddhist (caves 1–12), 17 Hindu (caves 13–29) and 5 Jain (caves 30–34) caves. Ellora...More

Thank Suman Nazmul H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place for a day or 2 to stay in Aurangabad. Almost all the attractions are close to this location. Its also very easy to get out of the city from this location. The rooms are small but doesn't really matter. Everything was neat and...More

Thank Alankar M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

9 th century AD Jain, Hindu and Buddhist caves, just awesome, though so crowded, maybe since it was a Sunday, also quite a bit of walking, but well worth the crowds, the heat. But please go with a good guide, essential for getting a superb...More

Thank Zsud
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous ancient caves carved out of the hillside by Jains, Buddhists and Hindus. You need a good guide to get the most out of the visit.

Thank Carolann2013
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KingBelgaum
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You may be able to cover , but it would very hectic
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Raxit G
19 February 2018|
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Response from KKirti | Reviewed this property |
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 snaphappy7 | Reviewed this property |
I'm afraid I don't know, Raxit G - I'm not resident in Auragabad and not a local so..... I'd try to contact a tourist website or even the website to with the caves themselves if there is one. The thing to remember is that... More
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