Aurangabad, India. Aurangabad is a city located in the state of Maharashtra, India, known for its historical significance and UNESCO World Heritage sites. Visit the Ajanta Caves, ancient Buddhist rock-cut caves adorned with intricate sculptures and paintings. Explore the Ellora Caves, a complex of Buddhist, Hindu, and Jain cave temples carved into the rock. Discover the Bibi Ka Maqbara, a stunning mausoleum often compared to the Taj Mahal. Aurangabad is also a gateway to the UNESCO World Heritage sites of the ancient fortress of Daulatabad and the historic sites of the Ellora and Ajanta Caves.