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Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka, Bhopal

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A World Heritage-listed site, Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka contain some of the earliest traces of human life in the world. Discovered in the 1950s, the artworks depict scenes of everyday life, such as cooking, eating, hunting, and religious activities. The paintings probably date back to the Paleolithic, and the shelters could have been inhabited over 100,000 years ago. A guide can show you almost 400 different paintings and explain the possible meaning behind their imagery and symbolism. To visit Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka and other attractions in Bhopal, use our Bhopal trip itinerary maker.
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  • It's our heritage we can not change it but I really feel there should be something done near this attraction so that more tourist are attracted. Landscaping and restaurants and few other things need t...  more »
  • What a fantastic place where our creative ancestors lived about 10,000-15,000 years back. It's a fun place to explore but, only for those who love excitement of wilderness, nature and surprises appear...  more »
  • Place has a great rainy season as well as winter season view. Peaceful place for family, kids & couples.  more »