Ajanta & Ellora is ancient is very famous caves to visit Ajanta Ellora Caves have always been recognized as the gems that represent Indian history and the impressive artistry that existed in the foregone era. These tourist attractions consist of 64 rock-cut caves, located in close proximity from the city of Aurangabad. If your itinerary forces you to choose, the architecture at Ellora is more impressive. However, Ajanta has an outstanding setting overlooking a gorge and is more enjoyable to explore. The Japanese government funds the maintenance of the Buddhist Ajanta caves, so they're in noticeably better condition than sadly neglected Ellora. This definitely makes Ajanta more appealing.