The complex consists of 30 caves, with the first Buddhist monasteries being constructed in the 2nd century CE. The frescoes and carvings express a profound sense of the sacred that have inspired people throughout the ages. The caves are a UNESCO World Heritage Site. .
Jalgaon is the nearest station (40kms). Most express trains stop at Jalgaon.
Taxis and state transport department buses ply the route from Jalgaon to Ajanta.