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Aurangabad, Ajanta, Ellora bike trip-2nd-4th oct-2014 January 22, 2017

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Total Distance: ~1000 kms

Route: Airoli -> Kalyan -> Nashik -> Manmad -> Nandgaon -> Ellora Caves -> Aurangabad -> Ajanta Caves -> Jalgaon -> Dhule -> Malegaon -> Nashik -> Airoli

Date: 2nd Oct-4th Oct-2014

Who: Me & Abanish Mohanty

In: Royal Enfield 350 cc

First night stop: Aurangabad city

2nd Night stop: Nashik Outskirts

Places of interest: Igatpuri, Ellora caves ; Ajanta Caves, Biwi ka makbara (poor man’s Taj Mahal), Daulatabad, Grishneswar jyotirling

Best time to visit: Monsoon (July to Sept) or Winters (Dec to Feb)

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Monty, the monk inside Ellora caves

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Abanish -after tiring 1st day ride

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Biwi Ka Makbara (Aurangabad)

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Poor man’s Taj Mahal, Aurangabad

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Waterfall – Ajanta Caves

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IgatpuriĀ 

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Biwi ka Makbara-Aurangabad