This combo tour of Ajanta and Ellora caves is perfect for travellers who have limited budget and limited time. You will get a chance to see a lot in this smart price tour. • Sightseeing Ajanta caves on day 1 • Sightseeing Ellora caves on day 2 • Pickup and Drop for Airport / railway station / bus station in Aurangabad. • Guided tour . These tourist attractions consist of 64 rock-cut caves, located in close proximity from the city of Aurangabad Today, Ajanta and Ellora Caves are a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Day 1 - Arrival Aurangabad Early morning Pick up from Hotal, airport/railway station/bus station at Aurangabad followed by sightseeing for Ajanta caves. Ajanta Caves were carved out of a 250 ft wall and had monasteries and Buddhist halls of worship. The paintings represented the different lives and rebirths of the Buddha with sculptures of other Buddhist deities from 2nd to 5th century BC.Overnight Aurangabad.
Day 2 - Aurangabad After breakfast drive to Ellora Caves at 08:00,followed by guided tour of Ellora caves, Explore one of the largest single monolithic rock excavation of the world. its actually a temple dedicated to Shiva. It is a chariot-shaped monument and named the Kailasha Temple. It also houses gods and goddesses along with relief panels depicting legends from Hindu epics.After sightseeing you are free to select your own destination for onward journey; simply inform us where to drop including Airport / Train station / Bus station / Hotel in Aurangabad.
After the tour is over, if you want, we will give you free time for shopping.
HIMROO SARI IS FAMOUS IN AURANGABAD.
The word himroo originated from persian word hum-ruh which means something that is close to your soul. Himroo a replication of kum-khwab, wich was woven with pure golden and silver threads in olden days, and was meant for the royal families.
The complicated method of Himroo weaving involves intermeshing of various threads made from gold silver d cotton. it is a task of highly talented and skilled workerson the handlooms.
Himroo uses persian designs, and is very characteristic and distinctive in appearance with decorated with figurative motifs. the designs are geometrical and floral.
The products of Himroo, consist of sarees,bed covers, pillow covers and other fancy items such as kerchiefs and tunics.
IMPORTED NOTE :- Ajanta is only 4 kilometers from the parking lot between which shuttle bus runs. You will have to take a shuttle bus from the parking lot to the caves and you will reach the caves.
To go inside the caves in Ajanta, you have to remove the shoes and take the photo without flash.
You can see Ellora caves moving from number 1 to number 16 and then you have to take a bus to go to number 29 and number 30 to 34. And in Ellora caves, you can also go wearing shoes and take photos with flash.
NOTE :- Ajanta Caves per-parson at ticket price 1. Entrance fees INR. 15/-, 2. Bus ticket INR. 40/- 3. Ajanta caves Entree Fees INR.600/- For the Foreigner and Indian Fees INR. 40/- .
Ellora caves Bus ticket INR. 40/- And Ellora caves Entree Fees INR. 600/- For the Foreigner and Indian Fees. 40/-.