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Tourism Capital of Maharashtra, Aurangabad, is a very popular tourist destination. Home to numerous historical attractions the city boast of rustic charm. The city is named after the Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb and it offers visitors a countless Heritage site. Encircled by many tourist places, it is a rocky plateau area with many caves and the most famous is Ajanta - Ellora Caves that takes all the limelight. To know about Aurangabad visit the majestic city and delve into the beauty of a bygone era.
One of the remarkable features of Aurangabad, that make it stand out from the other cities in Maharashtra is its 52 gates. Due to the existence of these ancient gates the city has earned itself a name ‘City of Gates’. Some of the fascinating monuments that one can witness are Bibi-qa-Maqbara, Daulatabad Fort and the tomb of Aurangzeb. Other great places to visit are the Gautala Wildlife Sanctuary, Panchakki, and Ghrishneshwar Temple.
Although the city is known for its historical significance and industrial growth, not many know that the city organizes many internal cultural activities that require visitor’s attention. The classical music and dance concerts are frequently conducted by the state.
The rich culture, scenic beauty, history and religion, Aurangabad throw at you a plethora of options to explore. Book an Aurangabad sightseeing holiday package and you are sure to come across something amusing.