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Ajanta Caves- Driver recommendation?

Old Aug 6, 19, 11:11 am
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Ajanta Caves- Driver recommendation?

We are a family of 5 who will arrive in Aurangabad on a Saturday evening and depart late Sunday evening in late December, leaving us a full day to visit the Ajanta Caves (and we may try to squeeze in Ellora too). We need a larger car because there are 5 of us and I was wondering if anyone had a recommendation for an individual or company who could provide a van with adequate space and comfort. I know i
am unlikely to find a “luxury” service like a
Mercedes Sprinter or the like, but willing to pay for comfort since this will be a long day ( and a long
few days when factoring in the air travel
to get to/from Aurangabad)!

Any suggestions??
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Old Aug 6, 19, 11:20 am
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I would recommend booking at www.savaari.com. They have service from Aurangabad too.
It is a big, reputable company that is surprisingly responsive.
I have booked cars on-line late at night, and they have sent the car early the following morning.
Please give them a try.
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Old Aug 6, 19, 1:11 pm
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I would recommend booking at www.savaari.com. They have service from Aurangabad too.
It is a big, reputable company that is surprisingly responsive.
I have booked cars on-line late at night, and they have sent the car early the following morning.
Please give them a try.
thanks, their booking page suggests they have ability to book 6 seaters like a toyota innova so that is promising. I will reach out to them and check to see.
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Old Aug 7, 19, 3:23 am
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Any suggestions??
just sent you a pm....this is the agency my firm uses & they are very good....
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Old Aug 7, 19, 9:23 am
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just sent you a pm....this is the agency my firm uses & they are very good....
thanks!
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Old Aug 22, 19, 5:44 am
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I'm recommend airporttransfer.co.in for your travel in india
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Old Aug 22, 19, 7:42 am
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I'm recommend airporttransfer.co.in for your travel in india
do you by any chance happen to work for airporttransfer.co.in????
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Old Oct 4, 19, 2:39 pm
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It looks like either I didnt see it or AI added a flight on Sunday such that we can depart Mumbai at 5am on Sunday and return at 8:20pm. I figure that means we can be in a car by 7am in IXU and will have roughly 12 hours. I'd be curious if anyone has ever done an epic day like this?

We'll be leaving and returning to a comfortable hotel in the airport vicinity in Mumbai, so that should cut time on the to/from airport car rides in Mumbai. A marathon day, but honestly I could not find a hotel in IXU area that I was all that happy with so getting in and out the same day seems preferable.
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Old Oct 4, 19, 5:22 pm
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Have you looked online about the road conditions between Aurangabad and Ajanta?

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/...w/68329768.cms
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Old Oct 13, 19, 9:26 pm
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Have you looked online about the road conditions between Aurangabad and Ajanta?

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/...w/68329768.cms
Yup I knew it was in bad shape, hence the initial post trying to find something really comfortable ;-) but i didnt realize it was 4 hours each way badness!
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Hothttps://www.bing.com/amp/s/m.timesof...w/71559349.cms off the presses, it looks like there is a new effort to get the road construction finished with the hiring of three new entities to do the work. Highly doubtful this will be done in three months, even though the article suggests that’s the timeline!
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