is home to Buddhist caves of Ellora (40 kms) and Ajanta (100 kms). Ajanta
and Ellora are a major attraction and destination for domestic travellers,
students, Inbound travellers, buddhist, research scholars and local getaway
and Ellora is a complex and guests can spend anywhere from an hour to a day
One of the Caves in Ajanta
One of the Caves in Ellora
is also base point to visit Grishneshwar Shiva Temple, one of the 12 Jyotirlinga
temples (situated next to Ellora Temples).
kms from Aurangabad is Lonar Crater and there are several temples around the
crater that have significant local pilgrimage importance. Daitya Sudan temple
here is a Vishnu temple (between 6th and 12th centuries).
Daitya Sudan temple