Ancient Caves In Maharashtra For An Adventurous Trip!

Written By

Ruchika Mandora

These caves, which were carved out of solid rock with just a hammer and chisel, have been named a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Ajanta Caves


Even though the sculptures and paintings on the walls come from many different religions, the ones with scenes from Hindu mythology are the most dramatic.

Ellora Caves


The Bhaja Caves are some of the oldest caves in India. They are one of the best examples of the rock-cut architecture that was popular in the 1st century.

Bhaja Caves


The caves' biggest attraction is a 1st-century prayer hall adorned with elephants, lions, and other creatures.

Karla Caves


You can see more of the building's amazing architecture and beautiful entrance. Lenyadri has Buddhist caves in addition to the Ganesha temple.

Lenyadri Caves


They have a beautiful Buddha sculpture, Bodhisattva statue, and efficient water management system. One cave has a colorful roof.

Kanheri Caves


The Trivashmi hills have 24 rock-cut caves from 2000 years ago. The caves' awe-inspiring carvings of animals and deities and gorgeous architecture captivate visitors.

Pandavleni Caves


Culture enthusiasts can learn about Hinduism and Buddhism from Lord Shiva's numerous forms and a Buddhist cave part.

Elephanta Caves


As you walk up the stairs to the cave complex, a beautiful waterfall greets you, and clean water rushes past you while it hums.

Pitalkhora Caves


The Aurangabad Caves have sculptures of Buddhist Gods and Goddesses, as well as a stunning statue of Buddha in the state of Nirvana.

Aurangabad Caves


The caves are in the middle of deep green jungles and surrounded by tall tropical forests. They are a great place to get away from all the problems of modern life.

Kondana Caves