5 days in Aurangabad & Ajanta Itinerary

5 days in Aurangabad & Ajanta Itinerary

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5 days in Aurangabad & Ajanta Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Drive:  8​h 15​min
1
Aurangabad
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Ajanta
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  5​h
End: Ahmedabad

3
nights
Aurangabad

Aurangabad ©
A place of history, culture, and spiritualism, Aurangabad appeals to a growing number of pilgrims and tourists looking to get more out of their vacation in India.
Get out of town with these interesting Aurangabad side-trips: Shirdi (Shri Saibaba Sansthan Temple & Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir). And it doesn't end there: explore the fascinating underground world of Ellora Caves, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Supari Hanuman Temple, admire the striking features of Bibi Ka Maqbara, and stop by Himroo Fabrics.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Aurangabad vacation maker site .

Ahmedabad to Aurangabad is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Ahmedabad in October, you will find days in Aurangabad are slightly colder (38°C), and nights are about the same (23°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can drive to Ajanta.

Things to do in Aurangabad

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Side Trips

Shirdi, Daulatabad Fort
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Ellora Caves ©
Ellora Caves
Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir ©
Sai Baba Samadhi Mandir
Bibi Ka Maqbara ©
Bibi Ka Maqbara

1
night
Ajanta

Ajanta ©
World-famous for its spellbinding prayer halls and cave temples carved into a horseshoe-shaped rock face, Ajanta lies in a mountainous region of a remote river valley.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): Head underground at Ajanta Caves.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Ajanta trip planner .

Traveling by car from Aurangabad to Ajanta takes 3 hours. In October, daytime highs in Ajanta are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. On the 30th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ajanta

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Ajanta Caves ©
Ajanta Caves

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