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5 Places to Visit in Maharashtra

Tourist Places to visit in Maharashtra - Maharashtra Map

5 Places to Visit in Maharashtra5 (100%) 1 vote Tourist places to visit in Maharashtra are historical such as Ajanta Ellora caves and resting such as hill station of Matheran. Sprawling across 30,000 rugged kilometres of Western India, Maharashtra is the third largest state in the country. Naturally bound by it’s physical features, the region is one of the remarkable diversity with the 700 kms long narrow Konkan coast, the mountain ranges of the Western Ghats and the dry deciduous zones of the Vidarbha. It is a land of oldRead More


11 Best Places to visit around Aurangabad

tourist places to visit near Auranagabad Parli Vaijnath

11 Best Places to visit around Aurangabad5 (100%) 2 votes Tourist places to visit around Aurangabad are Pitalkhora Caves, Aundha Nagnath, Parli Vaijnath, Jyotirlinga, Shirdi, Jayakwadi Project, Paithan, Grishneshwar Temple, Khuldabad, Daulabad Fort, View Point. Details of Tourist places to Visit around Aurangabad : (Distances are from the Govt. of India Tourist Office of Aurangabad) View Point 90 km. Across the Ajanta caves is a vantage point commanding a fine panoramic view of all the 30 caves in the horse-shoe shaped ravine. Daulatabad Fort 13 km (enroute to Ellora). BuiltRead More


14 Best Places to visit in Aurangabad and Around

tourist places to visit in Aurangabad - Bibi ka Maqbara

14 Best Places to visit in Aurangabad and Around5 (100%) 1 vote Aurangabad is a convenient base for organising visits to the famous rock-cut temples of Ajanta an Ellora. The town is named after Aurangzeb, the last of the six great Kughal Emperors, who built a mausoleum here for her wife. Tourist places to visit in Aurangabad are too good of you are interested in Buddhist caves such as Ajanta caves and Ellora caves. The Bibi-ka-Maqbara is a pale imitation of theTaj Mahal at Agra, built by his father ShahRead More


Ellora caves, UNESCO World Heritage site in Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India

Ellora caves, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India

Ellora caves, UNESCO World Heritage site in Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India5 (100%) 4 votes UNESCO World heritage Site Ellora Caves also known as Verul is an archaeological site 29 km north-west of the city of Aurangabad in the Indian state of Maharashtra, built by the Rashtrakuta dynasty and Yadav. It is also known as Elapura in the Rashtrakuta Kannada literature. ELLORA CAVES About ten kilometres north east of Apollo Bunder, lies the island of Elephanta, the glorious abode of Lord Shiva. An epitome of Hindu cave culture, Elephanta consists of sevenRead More


Ajanta Caves World heritage Site in Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India

Ajanta Caves, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India

Ajanta Caves World heritage Site in Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India5 (100%) 2 votes The Ajanta Caves in Aurangabad district of Maharashtra state of India are about 30 rock-cut Buddhist cave monuments which date from the 2nd century BCE to about 480 or 650 CE.   AJANTA CAVES The third rock-hewn caves at Ajanta, cut into the scarp of a cliff, are either chaityas (chapels) or viharas (monasteries). Most of these are so that a flood of natural light pours into them at given times of the day. Both of the facadeRead More