05 Nights / 06 Days
Mumbai – Aurangabad – Ajanta – Ellora – Mumbai
Start the program from Mumbai, the Gateway of India, its financial capital of India. the story of Slumdog Millionaire is based on the life of this city. The program includes two World Heritage monuments Ajanta and Ellora. These caves represent the rich cultural heritage of ancient india where both Hinduism and Buddhism flourished at the same. India is the only country where you can see such beautifully designed caves
Detailed Tour ItineraryDay 01 : Mumbai Arrival
Upon arrival at Mumbai international airport, our company representative will meet & assist you with traditional welcome and transfer to your hotel for check-in.
Mumbai formerly known as Bombay) is the capital city of the Indian state of Maharashtra. Mumbai is the financial, commercial and entertainment capital of India. It is also one of the world's top ten centers of commerce in terms of global financial flow.
Rest of the day free & easy for own activities Overnight at Mumbai hotel
Prince Wales Museum,
Post breakfast; we take the boat cruise from Gateway of India to visit Elephanta Caves, houses rock cut temples dating back to 5th century CE. It was named by the Portuguese, after the statue of an elephant near the landing area of the island.
Return and proceed for a guided tour in Mumbai visiting Gateway of India, the entrance to the port of Mumbai. Later We also drive through the Marine Drive, which runs along the shore of the Arabian Sea from Nariman Point past Chowpatty Beach to the foot of Malabar Hill. Also visit Mani bhavan a museum dedicated to Gandhi, the father of Indian independence movement.
Overnight at Mumbai hotelDay 03 : Mumbai – Aurangabad (By Flight)
Post breakfast; transfer to Mumbai airport to board the flight to Aurangabad. Upon arrival; transfer to the hotel for check-in subject to room availability.
Aurangabad city is a tourism hub, surrounded by many historical monuments, including the Ajanta Caves and Ellora Caves, which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites, as well as Bibi Ka Maqbara and Panchakki.
Later proceed for an excursion to Ellora Caves (Closed on Tuesdays); Ellora, is one of the largest rock-cut monastery-temple cave complexes in the world, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, featuring Buddhist, Hindu and Jain monuments, and artwork, dating from the 600-1000 CE period.Cave 16, in particular, features the largest single monolithic rock excavation in the world, the Kailasha temple, a chariot shaped monument dedicated to Shiva.
Overnight at Aurangabad hotel
Ellora Caves, Aurangabad
Post breakfast; proceed for a full day excursion to Ajanta caves (Closed on Mondays); 100 km from Aurangabad in the shape of a mammoth horse- shoe, are the 30 rock-hewn caves of Ajanta. Evening; return to Aurangabad.
Overnight at Aurangabad hotel
Post breakfast; visit to Daulatabad Fort and Aurangabad Caves. Later in the afternoon; transfer to Aurangabad airport to board the flight to Mumbai. Upon arrival; transfer to the hotel for check-in. Evening free at leisure.
Overnight at Mumbai hotel
Post breakfast; time free for own activities. Later; on time transfer to Mumbai airport to board the flight to onward journey.