Your tour of Mumbai will become enthralling if you can go to some of the exotic places around the city of Mumbai. In order to make your tour more interesting and add a bit of spice to your tour, you can have a visit to some exotic locales like Ajanta Caves, Ellora Caves and Elephanta Caves. The ambience inside these caves are spectacular and you will simply enjoy the wonderful atmosphere. The Sahayadri Mountain Range offers a perfect backdrop for these caves. If you have a taste for art and an eye for beauty, these caves are undoubtedly the best place to visit.
The paintings in the Ajanta Caves are splendid. It portrays the tales from the Jatakas. Although thousands of years old, the paintings are still visible on the walls of the caves. The sculptures of the Ellora caves too are extremely beautiful. While some paintings and sculptures have religious overtone, others are secular in nature. All the caves portray and ambience calm and fascinatingly peaceful. The Elephanta caves too are exquisitely beautiful.
Located far away from the din and bustle of the throbbing city of Mumbai, these caves evokes a sense of spirituality and an understanding of the self. The formidable Sahayadri provide and enchanting back-drop to these caves that stand testament to the skill of pre-historic men.