Also known as VerulLeni, Ellora Caves are ancient historical caves in Maharashtra and among the most visited ancient monuments in India. The Ellora Caves are an impressive complex of Buddhist, Hindu and Jain Cave temples which were designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1983. Typically, full day is required to explore best Ellora Caves Tour. The caves at Ellora were carved out of the vertical face of the Charanandri hills between the 6th and 10th centuries AD. The caves have a slightly less dramatic setting than those at Ajanta, but more exquisite sculptures. The Ellora complex includes 12 Buddhist, 17 Hindu and 5 Jain Caves. The central attraction at Ellora is Kailash Temple (Cave16), which is the most remarkable.
Aurangabad, Ajanta Caves, Nashik & Shirdi are also close to Ellora and 3-4 day trips can be planned to visit Ellora Caves along with these places.