The Country Inn & Suites is surrounded by ancient caves full of carvings and sculptures that date back thousands of years. During your stay, visit these caves near this hotel's Mahape location:
- Ajanta Caves
Located approximately 100 km from the Aurangabad district, these caves house intricate murals and date back to the second century BC.
- Aurangabad Caves
A series of 12 caves, the Aurangabad Caves house carvings and sculptures, including a large Buddha figure. Experience them in a hillside near Bibi Ka Maqbara.
- Elephanta Caves
Located on Elephanta Island, these caves are dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva and date back to the ninth and 12th centuries.
- Ellora Caves
These caves in the Aurangabad district are home to an impressive collection of 34 stone temples that are believed to date back to between 350 and 700 AD.
- Kanheri Caves
View enormous Buddhist statues and an advanced drainage system in this network of more than 100 caves, each with a stone plinth that once served as a bed.
- Karla and Bhaja Caves
Tour these caves to see a large Buddhist temple and an elaborate Buddha statue. While there, be sure to catch a glimpse of the nearby waterfall in Lonavala.
- Pandavleni Caves
Dating back 2,000 years, these caves were constructed by the Jain kings. During your visit, pay special attention to the religious artwork and built-in water tanks housed inside.
- Pitalkhora Caves
This hotel's Mahape location is near the Pitalkhora Caves that date back to the second century BC. Visit to see the original pillars, which are covered with fifth-century paintings.