Aurangabad: The 17th-century marble Bibi ka Maqbara shrine that’s styled on the Taj Mahal, is what the city in Maharashtra, Aurangabad is a city in Aurangabad district, and it is well known for having Nashik to its west, Jalgaon to its north, Jalna to its east and Ahmednagar to its south as the districts that primarily border Aurangabad. Being surrounded by historical monuments like the Ajanta and Ellora caves makes Aurangabad a tourist hub. In fact, it’s is known to the ‘Tourism Capital of Maharashtra. The city is named after Aurangzeb, the Mughal emperor. It is famous for its ancient and historical monuments and has retained its old world and rustic charm. It is one of those cities in India that still holds on to its roots making it a must-visit place for tourists the world over. The best places to visit in and around Aurangabad are, the Ajanta Caves, Bibi ka Maqbara, Daulatabad Fort, Ellora Caves, Grishneshwar Temple, Haazur Sahib Nanded, Himayat Bagh, Jayakwadi Dam, Zainuddin Shirzai’s Maqbara, Lonar Crater Lake, Panchakki & Baba Shah Muzafir Dargah, Parli Vaidhyanath Jyotirlinga Temple, to name a few.