Aurangabad Caves

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  • Address: Aurangabad caves, Aurangabad- 431001, Maharashtra, India.
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 10 INR
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Cave, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Family And Kids
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The Aurangabad Caves is a collection of 12 artificial caves in a stretch adjoining the Bibi Ka Maqbara. These are all Buddhist shrines made of soft basalt rock during the 6th and 7th centuries. These caves are divided into three groups according to the location. The sculptures and art of these caves is the peak of excellence in the field of classical art of India and can be compared to the grandeur of the gorgeous art in the Ajanta Caves.

The temples of the Aurangabad Caves are located on the Shiyachal Range. These are no less beautiful in comparison with the Ajanta and Ellora caves but somehow these have outshone the grandeur of the Aurangabad caves. Later in the 20th century, the archeologists spotted these and since then these are protected by the Archeological Survey of India.

The caves overlooking the Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, are striking in every aspect, starting from their structures to their architecture, design and the interior art forms.

Aurangabad Caves Travel Tips

  • This is an ideal place for photography given the secenic beauty.

Entrance Ticket Details For Aurangabad Caves

  • Rs 10 for Indians.
  • Rs 100 for foreigners.

How to Reach Aurangabad Caves

  • The nearest airport is the Aurangabad Airport.
  • The nearest railway station is the Aurangabad railway station.
  • You can reach it by autorickshaw or taxi from Aurangabad.

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  • Aurangabad Caves Address: Aurangabad caves, Aurangabad- 431001, Maharashtra, India.
  • Aurangabad Caves Timing: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Aurangabad Caves Price: 10 INR
  • Best time to visit Aurangabad Caves(preferred time): 10:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Aurangabad Caves: 01:30 Hrs
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  • 45.57% of people who visit Aurangabad include Aurangabad Caves in their plan

  • 58.49% of people start their Aurangabad Caves visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Aurangabad Caves

Monday, Thursday and Friday

91.15% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Aurangabad Caves

People normally club together Daulatabad Fort and Bibi Ka Maqbara while planning their visit to Aurangabad Caves.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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