Aurangabad to Ajanta Caves Excursion Sightseeing with Monuments Entrances
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Product Code : AGORA253
Embark on a full day excursion to visit Ajanta which houses 30 rock-cut caves from the 2nd century BCE to about 480 CE. Buddhist Caves with mesmerizing sculptures and paintings depict Buddhas life as well the lives of the Buddha in his previous births. Private air-conditioned vehicle from picks up till drop off to your hotel, English speaking accompanied tour guide from Aurangabad, entrances to monuments are well included in the package price.
Pick up from your hotel for Ajanta Caves excursion sightseeing with monuments entrances. Visit -
Full day excursion to Ajanta Caves (Monday closed). The Buddhist Caves of Ajanta were discovered by the British officers in 1819 while tiger hunting. Ajanta Caves were first mentioned in the writings of the Chinese pilgrim Hiuen Tsang who visited India between A.D 629 and 645. The Caves at Ajanta are older than those at Ellora , which date from about 200 B.C to 650 A.D. Thirty beautiful Buddhist Caves with mesmerizing sculptures and paintings depicting Buddha's life as well the lives of the Buddha in his previous births. Five of these Caves are Chaityas (Place of worship) while the other twenty-five are Viharas (monasteries). Ajanta Caves are divided in two categories based on two schools of Buddhist thought - Hinayana Caves and Mahayana Caves.
Transport by private AC deluxe car
Pick up and drop off to your hotel.
Services of a knowledgeable, government-licensed English-speaking tour guide.
Monument entrance mentioned in the itinerary.
Bottled water within the vehicle.
Camera charges at monuments.