Ajanta Caves Facts & Figures

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Caves at Ajanta

Name: Ajanta Caves
Sitauted at: Jalgaon, taluka of Aurangabad
State: Maharashtra, India
Ajanta Caves Timing: 9.00 am to 5-00 pm
Closed on: Monday
Entry Fee: $5 (approximate 250 Indian Rupees) for foreigners.

Rs.10 for Indiain citizens & visitors of SAARC (Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Maldives and Afghanistan) and BIMSTEC Countries (Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Myanmar)

Tickets sold at the counter at Ajanta Caves.

Free entry for children up to 15 years
Distance from: Aurangabad - 107 kilo meters approximate
Best time to visit: June to February
Nearest Airport: Chikalthan, Aurangabad, Maharashtra
Nearest Railway Station: Aurangabad Railway Station
Discovered by: British Army in 1819
Declared as This is 2nd site in India declared as a “World Heritage Site” the other being Ellora Caves by International Organization UNESCO.
The Caves There are total 29 caves at Ajanta. Some of them are Finished Caves and some are Unfinished Caves.