Tour Duration: 03 Nights / 04 Days
Destinations Covered: Aurangabad
Day 01: Arrival at Aurangabad
On your arrival at the Aurangabad Airport or Railway Station, you will be cordially welcomed by the travel executive with flowers, after which you will be escorted to the already booked hotel for a quick check in and an overnight stay. Rest of the day will be at your leisure. Either spend it in your room, getting over the fatigue, or move out to explore the city life. Aurangabad is an old city in the western Indian state of Maharashtra. Its existence lasts from the times of Malik Ambar in 1610, to later when Aurangzeb became the Viceroy of the Deccan and made this city his capital and called it Aurangabad. He changed the infrastructure of the city and added walls that enclosed the central part of the city in 1686 in order to withstand attacks from the Marathas. Return to the hotel for a sumptuous dinner and call it a day.
Day 02: Aurangabad
After having hearty and delicious breakfast at the hotel, you will proceed towards a full day sightseeing excursion to Ajanta Caves. There are about 30 caves built from 200 BC to 600 BC. The sculptures, frescoes and paintings in the cave are the exuberant pieces of Buddhist art and religion. Spend the whole day exploring the marvel oozing out of Ajanta Caves. In the evening, you will be taken back to the hotel. Freshen up, have your meal and rest the night off to enjoy next day's excursion.
Day 03: Aurangabad
The day will be utilized in exploring the beautiful caves at Ellora. After having a filling breakfast, you will proceed towards Ellora Caves. These caves, 34 in number, were constructed into three different styles of architectures. Out of thirty four, seventeen caves were built by Hindus, twelve by Buddhists and five by Jains. These caves are among the most treasured historical sites in India and thousands of tourists visit here from all over the world. Later in the evening, you will be taken back to your hotel for a dinner and an overnight stay.
Day 04: Aurangabad Departure
After breakfast, you will be dropped at the Aurangabad Airport or Railway Station to board a flight or train respectively towards your onward destination.
If you want to explore the living legacy of India you can opt for Ajanta and Ellora Caves Vacation Package.