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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 Sightseeing

Bibi-ka-Maqbara, also known as the mini Taj because of its similarity to the grand Agra mausoleum, is a wonderful work of Mughal architecture. It is the tomb of Emperor Aurangzeb’s wife, Begum Rabia Durani. (Aurangzeb’s body was buried in the holy village of Khuldabad by his orders; his tomb is far too simple and is not marked by any stately grandeur.) read more

Aurangabad History

Beside the Satavahanas, the region also saw the rules of other dynasties such as the Chalukyas, Vakatakas and Rashtrakutas. The invasion of Allauddin Khilaji became a turning point in the history of the region (in fact, of the entire Deccan) for it marked the end of Hindu and Buddhist influences and thereafter the Deccan region only saw Muslim rulers. Allauddin Khilaji appointed his general Malik Kafur to rule the... read more

Aurangabad Travel Guide

Aurangabad’s strategic position on the famous "Silk Route" had earned it importance as a great trade-center in its early days and the region became famous for its typical Himroo shawls, which are woven by blending silk with locally grown cotton. Today, silk-production is done on a much reduced scale but it still remains an important contributor to the local economy as there are many who buy Aurangabadi silk,... read more

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