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Aurangabad Map, India

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Aurangabad Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Aurangabad with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Aurangabad useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Aurangabad!

Aurangabad Travel Guide

Aurangabad is a city in the Indian state of Maharashtra. The administrative headquarters of the Marathawada region, Aurangabad is a famous tourist destination frequented by vacationers from around the world. Being surrounded by hills on all sides, the city has unparalleled natural beauty; moreover, there are many historical monuments in the region, including world heritage sites like the Ajanta and Ellora Caves. read more

Aurangabad Sightseeing

Built by Ahilyabai Holkar, who was the queen of Indore from 1765 to 1795, the Ghrishneshwar Temple is another attraction of the city. Built of spotted red sandstone, the temple enshrines one of the 12 jyotirlingas that manifest the luminous energy of Lord Shiva. read more

Aurangabad History

There is a long story associated with its name. The area was originally named ‘Khidki’ (meaning window).The unique name lasted for a pretty long period and then it was changed to Fatehpura. Ultimately, the city was christened Aurangabad after the last of the great Mughals, Aurangzeb, used the city as a base for his conquest of the Deccan sultanates following his ascension to the throne. read more

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