india-holidays >> Ellora Tour Packages
The nearest airport is at Aurangabad, 30 km away from Ellora Caves. The airport is connected to all the major states of India, especially the metropolitans. One can change flights and easily reach Aurangabad and then Ellora without much hassle.
The railways station which is closest to Ellora is also in Aurangabad. You would need to take to the Aurangabad station from where you can take a taxi to Ellora. Once to get down to the station, you can see innumerable cabs and cars which would take you to the caves.
There are public & private buses from Aurangabad to Ellora Caves. Alternative you can hire private car, there are plenty of tour operator you can choose from. The drive from Aurangabad to Ellora takes 1-2 hours.
The weather in Ellora is cool and soothing. Besides the hilly caves could serve as the prefect destination for the city dwellers who seek to get away to a historical destination. The idol right in the middle of the caves is of Lord Buddha and of his Bodhisattvas. The main importance of the caves of Ellora lies in the fact that there are three religions put together here, namely, Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism. It is importance to know the link between the tree spheres.
As a heritage destination of India, one should visit this destination especially with their kids so that they know about the various religions of India and what sort of lifestyle the people had during the various ages of history. Even though many parts of the caves have been spoilt over the years, they are still an attraction all over the world. Tourists come from all around the globe to see the caves and the sculptures here. To get the best Ellora tourism packages, go through various websites. You can even get the Ellora travel guide brochures which are available online. Plan the Ellora tour with these packages to enjoy a hassle free trip.
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