Tourist Places in Ajanta & Ellora

Places to Visit in Ajanta & Ellora

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Ajanta & Ellora is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Ajanta & Ellora is, however, mostly preferred. The best season or months to visit places in Ajanta & Ellora are January, February, March, October, November, December. There are 7 tourist places in Ajanta & Ellora, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Ajanta & Ellora can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Ajanta & Ellora for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Ajanta & Ellora Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Ajanta & Ellora, browse through photos & pictures, explore Ajanta & Ellora using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Ajanta & Ellora, which are great places to visit, are The Jain Caves, Indra Sabha, Ellora Cave, Ajanta Caves. Ajanta & Ellora can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

Ajanta & Ellora Tourist Places



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Ajanta Caves, Ajanta & Ellora
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The Ajanta Caves showcase the Buddhist stories of the period between 200 B.C. and 650 A.D. This group of caves was discovered by few British Officers, who went for a tiger hunt in the site. There are 29 caves in Ajanta, constructed by some Buddhist monks, using tools... Read More »
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Ellora Cave, Ajanta & Ellora
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"UNESCO world heritage site"1 month ago "Historical place"Nov 12, 2015
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The Jain Caves, Ajanta & Ellora
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The Jain Caves at Ellora traces their history to 9th and 10th century. There are five Jain temples in Ellora and all of them belong to the Digambara sect. The most popular Jain shrine is the Chhota Kailash, which is Cave 30. The two-storied Indra Sabha (Cave 32) and the... Read More »
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Indra Sabha, Ajanta & Ellora
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"Awesome acoustics"May 14, 2015
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The Buddhist Caves, Ajanta & Ellora
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The Buddhist Caves are one of the earliest structures at Ellora that were created between 5th and 8th centuries. Caves 1 to 5 have been excavated between 400 AD and 600 AD, while the caves 6 to 12 were excavated between mid 7th and mid 8th centuries. These caves mostly... Read More »
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Kailash Temple, Ajanta & Ellora
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Kailash Temple is basically the Cave 16, which is the most popular attraction of Ellora. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, this temple is largest rock-cut temple in the world that was chiselled out of 3 million cubic feet of rock. The temple is a multi-storeyed complex, designed... Read More »
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The Hindu Caves, Ajanta & Ellora
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The Hindu Caves at Ellora were constructed between the mid 6th century and end of 8th century. Caves 17 to 29 are the early caves that were constructed during the Kalachuri period. On the other hand, the caves 14, 15 and 16 dates back to the Rashtrakuta period.  ... Read More »
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