Highlights

Aurangabad is a city in Maharashtra state, in India. It’s known for the 17th-century marble Bibi ka Maqbara shrine, styled on the Taj Mahal.

Itinerary
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Itinerary

Day 1: Mumbai (MOB)

Arrival at Mumbai in evening, Meet and greet upon arrival. Transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 2: Mumbai / Aurangabad (By Flight) (B)                                  
Mumbai - Aurangabad. Early morning transfer to the airport for your included fight to Aurangabad. Onward transfer to hotel. In the afternoon, we undertake a city sightseeing tour of Aurangabad. The Pani Chakki is a late 17th century water mill that displays the engineering skills of Malik Ambar, the architect of Aurangabad City. It is surrounded by a picturesque garden-landscape dotted with fish tanks. The Bibi-ka-maqbara was built by Aurangzeb’s son as a tribute to his mother, Begum Rabia-ud-Durani. It is a replica of the Taj Mahal, and stands out as the only example of Mogul architecture on the Deccan Plateau. Also visit the Aurangabad Caves No. 7 & 8, caves from the Mahayana school of Buddhism.  Overnight at Aurangabad.

Day 3: Ajanta Caves   (B)                  
Enjoy a full day excursion to Ajanta Caves. Nestling in an inner fold of the Sahyadri hills, 100 kms from the city of Aurangabad in the shape of a mammoth horseshoe are the 30 rock-hewn caves of Ajanta. Discovered in 1819, these startling achievements took around 600 years to create. Carved with little more than a hammer and chisel, Ajanta, once the retreat of the Buddhist monastic orders features several ‘Chaityas’ and Viharas. The exquisite paintings and sculptures of Buddha’s life belong to the Mahayana period. Overnight at Aurangabad

Day 4: Ellora Caves - Buddhist, Jain & Hindu Sculptures     (B)      
In the morning head out to Ellora Caves. Impressive in their own right are the rock-hewn temples and monasteries of Ellora that lie just 30 kms away from Aurangabad City and are the meeting point of the Buddhists, Jains and Hindus. In all, there are 34 elaborate cave temples. This afternoon enjoy an excursion to Daulatabad Fort, a labyrinthine structure that was once covered in Persian tiles. Overnight at Aurangabad 

Day 5: Aurangabad - Mumbai by flight        (B)                  
Aurangabad - Mumbai. Transfer to the airport and fly to Mumbai. Upon arrival to Mumbai our arrangements end. If you are booking extra accommodation with us in Mumbai, you will be transferred to your hotel and the following day returned to the airport for your onward international flight.  Alternatively, you are able to book a hotel day use room with us. Where by a car, driver and room will be made available to you for use until the time of your international flight, later in the day. Please Note: Ajanta Caves are closed on Monday, Ellora Caves are closed on Tuesday.

Hotel

Ground Tour cost valid till December 2022

HOTEL ENVISAGED:

City

3 Star

4 Star

5 Star

4 Mumbai

Le Grand

Mirador

Marine Plaza

Aurangabad

Keys The Aures

Fern Residency

Rama International

 

Price

COST PER PERSON IN MYR:

Category

Single

2 pax

4 pax

6 pax

8 pax

Child WB

Child WOB

3 Star

3060

2296

2346

1888

1632

510

281

4 Star

3724

2652

2602

2194

1938

664

408

5 Star

4207

2908

2856

2448

2194

816

460

 

Inclusion:

  1. Meeting and assistance on arrival and departure by our representative
  2. Accommodation on twin/triple sharing basis as per itinerary with daily breakfast
  3. Private tour and Transportation as per itinerary
  4. Entrance fees, government taxes and service charges
  5. English speaking tourist guide 

Exclusion:

  1. Return international flight ticket
  2. Indian E-Visa
  3. Travel Insurance VIP Plan
  4. Lunch and Dinner
  5. Camera fees etc. not specified
  6. Personal expenses like phone calls, laundry alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
  7. Porterage & restaurant tips
  8. Optional tour and any other expenses or services not mentioned in inclusion
  9. Any transport during the day at leisure