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Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka, Bhopal

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4.6/5 based on 340+ reviews on the web
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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  • Lovely rock paintings of early man. I reccomend you take Mr Raghuvanshi a very knowledgeable guide who will be availabe at the enterance 
  • We chose Bhimbetka especially for our son to make him familiar with the prehistoric existence of mankind through the amazing rock painting. But the rock shelters' beauty took our breath away. We were ...  read more »
  • I went there in septemper 16 with three teens and family . Place is good for day out. You can go by car and return on same day. Road ia patchy. They donot allow any food items to be taken with you so ...  read more »