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    Monday, 9 September 2019

    Ajanta Caves / Ajintha Leni

    Location / Distance:

    World-famous Ajanta caves are a historical tourist spot in Aurangabad district, Maharashtra, India. It is near from Jalgaon, Maharashtra. If distance located from the Jalgaon city so it is just only 56 Km long. From Aurangabad city to Ajanta caves distance is 102 Km. And 400 Km from Mumbai.
     Ajanta Caves / Ajintha Leni

    About Ajanta Caves or Ajintha Leni:

     Ajanta Caves / Ajintha Leni


    The Ajanta caves are 29 Rock cut architect Buddhist cave. From the 2nd century before the Era to about 480 common era in India. In the caves, there is ancient painting and in the rock sculptural art describe the finest surviving example of ancient Indians art, especially paintings which present emotion through poses and gesture.

     Ajanta Caves / Ajintha Leni
    There is a masterpiece of Buddhist religious art. The caves are built in two phases, in which first was in the 2nd century before the Era and the second phase was built around  480 common era in India. The spot is protected in the care of archeological survey of India. 
     Ajanta Caves / Ajintha Leni


    The caves constitute is in the 75-meter wall of rock, which shows ancient monasteries and work hall of Buddhist tradition. The paintings also show the rebirth of Buddha and the past life of Buddha.
     Ajanta Caves / Ajintha Leni

    How can I go/visit Ajanta Caves or Ajintha Leni?

    Note: Closed on Monday.
      It is the best time when you visit between September and march because when it is dry and cooler. 

    By Road:

    Aurangabad city is 102 Km from Ajanta and only 56 Km from Jalgaon city. You can travel by local taxi or state-run buses to reach the Ajanta Caves. Aurangabad to Mumbai highway that connected well in various parts of India such as Delhi, Jaipur, indoor, Bijapur.

    By Railway:

    Aurangabad is well connected with Mumbai and Pune by railway. The Jalgaon station is the nearest railway station head to Ajanta caves.

    After That Ajanta has Special bus tour. Departs from bus central stand at 9 a.m. Arrives back at 5 pm. 


     Ajanta Caves / Ajintha Leni



     Ajanta Caves / Ajintha Leni

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