Tour to Aurangabad in Maharashtra in India
Tour Aurangabad in Maharashtra in India
Aurangabad is a big town located in the Indian state of Maharashtra and is named after the Mughal ruler Aurangzeb. The city is famous for it’s UNESCO world heritage sites. It was founded by Malik Amber in the year 1610 and it is also known as the tourism capital of Maharashtra. The world famous archeological sites like the Ajanta & Ellora caves, Bibi ka Maqbara etc. Generally Aurangabad is associated with the Ajanta & Allora caves but it is also famous for unique Daulatabad and Khultabad forts. Other famous destinations include Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga temple, Tomb of Aurangzeb, Aurangabad caves etc, Kachner Jain temple etc. The Ajanta and Ellora caves contain the rarest examples of the finest Indian ancient art. The Ellora caves consists of 34 rocks built between the 5th and 10th century CE by the Rashtrakuta Dynasty. The Ajanta caves are a group of 30 rock cut caves around a gorge. The Bibi ka Maqbara is the tomb of Aurangzeb’s wife, Dilras Banu Begum. The tomb is also known as the ‘Tomb of the Deccan’ as it’s structure is very same as that of the Taj Mahal. One can reach Aurangabad very easily as it is connected by air, road and railways with all the main cities of India. Aurangabad is also famous forit’s Mughlai cuisine with it’s delicious Pulao and Biryani. Aurangabad leaves an unforgettable experience to the visitors because of it’s genuine antiquity. It further explains the visitor the human efforts and vision towards art and architecture. It is further an important place for students and people who are interested in understanding the history of Indian sculptures and Temple making.