Udayagiri Caves, Bhubaneswar

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Explore some of the oldest cave temples in India at Udayagiri Caves, dating back to the Gupta period (320 to 550 CE). Stroll along and admire precious Hindu cave carvings lining the walls, as well as detailed sculptures of Hindu gods. Archeologists have even found evidence of shelters, water systems, and fortifications that have yet to be fully investigated. Each of the caves has its own theme, in some cases dedicated to a specific Hindu god. Amenities include restrooms, shops, and a restaurant. With our online itinerary creator, Bhubaneswar attractions like Udayagiri Caves can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • October 4, 2017
    Two mountain founded in Bhubneshwar udayagiri and khandgiri. Udayagiri have 18 rock cut caves. All caves are beautifully cutted, Represent the ancient art of India . A beautiful temple found at the to...  more »
  • October 1, 2017
    The place is good. It gives a stunning view of city once you are at the top. The climb is a bit tiring and can be a punishment if climbing under the sun. A nice place to visit once if you are in. Bhub...  more »
  • September 21, 2017
    Caves which have Jainism importance, entrance fee is there. You have to climb lot of stairs which is difficult for old people.  more »
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  • July 7, 2017
    Good place to visit with friends and family.. Very nice experience.. You can see the whole Bhubaneswar city and the airport from the top. It's mesmerizing in one word, specially the view. Entry fee is ₹15 for adults.
  • July 7, 2017
    Come and visit this place and it will tell you the stories of ancient Jain caves. Marvellous caves and rock edicts tell the rich heritage. A beautiful place to visit with family.
  • May 22, 2017
    Nice place for tourists. Has a historical significance and is well maintained. One can find a lot of monkeys but they are kind of fun to watch too. For anyone who likes hills, it's a gud place to hangout l.
  • May 11, 2017
    For 15rs per head you really gonna enjoy the place. Beautiful garden and clean place. Well maintained but little bit more work is required.
  • May 23, 2017
    Good tourist place, recommended to go during winters. When you reach on top you get to see beautiful view of city. So greenery everywhere. Lovers and couples misuse this place.

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Accommodating large numbers of pilgrims year-round, Bhubaneswar offers a variety of options for overnight stays. A wide array of hotels grouped between Nanpath Road and CTC Road and northwest to Nandan Kanan Road give a range choice for everyone’s budget. Luxurious four-star hotels are located away from the city’s bustle and have beach view. With many universities in town, Bhubaneswar offers a wide range of low-budget accommodations. Inexpensive government- or state tourism-run hotels and hostels, guest houses and youth hostels are scattered around town.
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