Aurangabad Caves

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  • Address: Aurangabad caves, Aurangabad- 431001, Maharashtra, India.
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  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 10 INR
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Cave, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Tourist Center, Family And Kids

Aurangabad Caves - Review

The Aurangzeb 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, desihn and the interior art forms.

Aurangabad Caves Information

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

Aurangabad Caves Ticket Prices

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

How To reach Aurangabad Caves by Public Transport

  • 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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  • Website: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aurangabad_Caves
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Things to Know Before Visiting Aurangabad Caves

  • 90.02% 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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Aurangabad Caves, Aurangabad Reviews

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  • Amazing place to spend time exercise or shoot photos. its clean and well maintained. you can trek over the mountain and its located in university. Best to visit in monsoon

  • This is one of the caves in Aurangabad city. which is inside the university campus. This is very good place for tourists.

  • Good connectivity from City Aurangabad. Very good cave's of buddism. Mirror of Indian culture.

  • This place is a historic place. It shows the Culture and Beauty of Great Indian History. The caves are made in the stone. There are total TEN caves. This place is situated near the University Campus of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad. One can visit Buddha Vihar there before arriving to caves. The maintaining authority for the caves is Central Government of India; which looks after the caves. The entrance fee is decided by the same authority. The fine view of nature abides one to love it. It is better place to visit with family or individually.

  • Very beautiful place people like to go there to see the carvings done on stone . It is not made of bricks. It has been carved by the workers . That time engineers were having mind full of ideas that's why the we're able to make so good designs without making any mistakes

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