After this morning’s excursion to Ellora Caves take the flight to Delhi to overnight at an elegant hotel near the airport.
Ellora’s 34 monasteries and temples represent an uninterrupted sequence of monuments dating from A.D. 600 to 1000, that brings the civilization of ancient India to life. Not only is the Ellora complex a unique artistic creation and a technological exploit but, with its sanctuaries devoted to Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism, it illustrates the spirit of tolerance that was characteristic of ancient India.