Ajanta and Ellora Caves, Maharashtra: How To Reach, Best Time & Tips

About Ajanta and Ellora Caves

Reckoned as one of the most prominent places to visit in Maharashtra, Ajanta & Ellora caves are replete with finely carved sculptures and spectacular paintings related to Buddhist culture. Ellora caves are subdivided into three parts which include Hindu caves, Jain caves, and Buddhist caves.

The cave no. 16 or Kailash Temple is another major highlight for the vacationers who visit here to offer their prayers to Lord Shiva. You can also head to its open-air market and purchase some authentic Buddha sculptures handcrafted by the local artisans.

Highlights: 
Buddha paintings and sculptures, Kailash Temple, Ajanta Ellora Festival organized in October.

Location: Ellora Caves Road, Ellora, Maharashtra.
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