Ellora Caves Facts & Figures

AurangabadLive > Places to visit in Aurangabad > Ellora Caves > Ellora Caves Facts


Caves of Ellora

Name: Ellora Caves
Sitauted at: Ellora, taluka of Aurangabad
State: Maharashtra, India
Ellora 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 Ellora Caves.

Free entry for children up to 15 years
Distance from: Aurangabad - 30 kilo meters approximate
Best time to visit: June to February
Nearest Airport: Chikalthan, Aurangabad, Maharashtra
Nearest Railway Station: Aurangabad Railway Station
Declared as This is declared as a “World Heritage Site” the other being Ajanta Caves by International Organization UNESCO.
The Caves There are 34 caves categorized in 3 kinds of Caves in Ellora, Buddhist caves, Hindu caves and Jain Caves.
Built in dating from A.D. 600 to 1000