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Tour Name :- Honeymoon Cave Splendour
Duration :- 06 Nights - 07 Days
Destinations :- Mumbai - Aurangabad - Ajantha - Ellora
     
 
Description :-

The famous Ajanta caves are situated about 95 kms away from Aurangabad district in the state of Maharashtra. These caves are regarded as a world heritage site and were carved out from the 2nd century BC to 6th century AD.
They are placed in a horseshoe shape about 3.5 m away from the village. The river Wagura, a mountain stream flows along the bottom of the ravine. This river falls from a height of 200 ft, thus making a series of waterfalls. The sound of the waterfalls can be heard in the caves also.

The famous Ellora caves are located in the lap of the Chamadari hills. These historical caves are regarded as world heritage and are situated 18 miles northwest of Aurangabad. The Ellora Caves are as old as 300 years.
At first sight, the Ellora appears to the visitors as an asymmetrical ridge of rock, emerging vertically from the ground.

The Elephanta Caves are a great tourist attraction in the vicinity of the large Mumbai meteropolis. The Elephanta island is located 10 km away from the Gateway of India at Mumbai. These caves house rock cut temples dating back to the 5th century CE.
The Elephanta island was so named by the Portuguese, after the statue of an elephant near the landing area of the island. These rock cut temples dedicated to Shiva Mahadeva are rich in sculptural content.

Day 01 : Mumbai
Meet and Greet with representative of KSHITIJ TRAVELS at Mumbai Airport. After greetings check in to the hotel and later spend the rest of the day shopping in this city. Late in the evening return back to the hotel for a night stay.

Day 02 : Mumbai
Morning after breakfast drive out for a local tour of this beautiful city. Visit the most attractive places in Mumbai like - The Gateway of India, which is considered to be the principal landmark,
Prince of Wales Museum, Jehangir Art Gallery, the Victoria Terminus, Mahalaxmi temple, the Haji Ali tomb and so on. Late in the evening return back to the hotel for an overnight stay.

Day 03 : Elephanta caves - Mumbai
After breakfast proceed towards Elephanta Caves which is just 10 Kms away from the Gateway of India. Motorboats take passengers from Appollo Bunder near the Gateway of India. It is one of the greatest tourist attraction. They are known for the rock cut cave temples dedicated for lord Shiva. It covers an area of about 60,000 square feet.
It has 3 main entrances. This cave has a collection of Shrines collection of shrines, courtyards, inner cells, grand halls and porticos and is filled with exquisite stone sculptures of Hindu Gods and Goddesses.
The Trimurti sculpture of Elephanta showing the three faces of Shiva almost akin to the Trinity of Brahma, Vishnu, and Mahesh embodied as one being one among them. Spend a day in this beautiful place and in the evening return back to the hotel for a night stay.

Day 04 : Mumbai - Aurangabad
After breakfast transfer to the Mumbai airport to catch the flight for Aurangabad. On arrival, meet and Greet with representative of KSHITIJ TRAVELS at Aurangabad Airport, the gateway to the ancient caves of Ajanta and Ellora. After greetings transfer and check-in to the hotel.
And later on drive for the local city tour. Visit Daulatabad (just 13 k.m.) - the city of prosperity, Fort of Devagiri, the Bibi Ka Maqbara . Late in the evening return back to the hotel for a night stay.

Day 05 : Ajanta caves
Morning after breakfast move out for a days excursion to Ajanta which is 110 kms away. the Ajanta caves rest in an inner fold of the Sahyardi hills. Formed in the shape of a giant horse-shoe,
The 29 caves at Ajanta are an architectural masterpiece which depict ancient Indias rich cultural heritage. The caves were mainly built as a worshipping and residing place for the Buddhist monks. The images such as court scenes, street scenes, animals and birds are the work of masterpiece.
In ancient times, each cave was accessed from the riverfront by individual staircases whereas now a terraced path has been built for tourist. Enjoy a day at this world heritage centre. Later in the evening return back to Aurangabad for an overnight stay.

Day 06 : Ellora caves
Morning after breakfast drive for a days excursion to Ellora which is just 30 Kms away. It is known for the rock cut cave temples. The 34 caves in Ellora out of which 12 Buddhist, 17 Hindu and 5 Jain caves are built in proximity.
Out of the Buddhist caves the most famous is cave 10, a chaitya hall (chandrashala) or Vishwakarma cave also known as "Carpenters Cave".
Out of the Hindu Caves, cave 16, Kailas Temple is the central attraction of Ellora and easily the most impressive. Spend a day in this World Heritage Site. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 07 : Aurangabad
Morning after breakfast ransfer to the Aurangabad airport, to board your flight to the onwards destination.

TOUR ENDS.

**Every Itinerary is just for an idea it can be customized according to your wish...

   The Package Includs:
• 6 Nights accommodation in budget hotels
• Breakfast in all the hotels during the tour only.
• All airport/hotel transfers, sight seeing.
• All excursions & sightseeing mentioned in itinerary.
• Non- air Condition Car having sufficient space for luggage, english speaking driver, fuel, Insurance, Toll Taxes
All State Taxes, Parking and all transport related expense.
• All applicable taxes.


Tour Excludes:
• Airfare / train fare if any.
• Lunch & dinner / soft or hard drinks.
• Anything which is not mentioned above.
• Entry fee at places of visit
• Personal expenses such as mineral water, laundry, telephone calls, tips etc. 

 

 

 
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