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Udaygiri Khandagiri Road | Khandagiri Hills, Bhubaneswar 751030, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

These amazing caves must have been so beautiful and yet so distant and remote for the monks who spent time here. One can see how richly they were once decorated before years of wind and monsoon rain washed all but the most sheltered areas smooth....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 February 2019 via mobile

We had been here for a day out with young and small kids for aight seeing. Nice place to visit and equally good for the kids to enjoy this place. Historical place but nice and clean area to hang out. Fun filled day and most...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ajayaxe11
Reviewed 28 January 2019

Udayagiri and Khandagiri are located on two small hills adjacent to each other. These caves are believed to be of historical significance and carved out as residences for monks who were followers of Jainism. While Khandagiri leaves a lot to be desired with tourists like...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 27 January 2019 via mobile

The best part of this caves is the silent moments and like the cave say hello plz keep silent and fill my love............

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Shubh16
Reviewed 26 January 2019

You need to climb to the top to great view. Very close to Bhubaneshwar airport. A lot of monkeys here and there the place.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank ssouvik34
Reviewed 19 January 2019

It is one part of the two hills, earlier it was only one but a king made a road in between them. Due to which the name of this hill became Khandgiri as in Jain mythology it was a temple place and it got khandit....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Roopamjain
Reviewed 14 January 2019

Udayagiri and Khandagiri are right opposite to each other. Plan at least 90 minutes to visit and enjoy these 2 places. Structures that are around 2000 yeas old will surprise you. Enough photo opportunities are available.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank JyothiNaresh
Reviewed 2 January 2019

We went here in the morning on the way to the airport. It's only about 10 minutes drive away. It's a very steep climb up to the top but a nice view of the area and the adjacent Udayagiri caves site. The caves themselves appear...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Steve N
Reviewed 29 December 2018

Very very poorly maintained. Even the neighboring Udayagiri is better maintained than this. we could see more graffiti instead of caves. Would even suggest missing it if not for the close proximity to Udayagiri. ASI is not present anywhere to enforce any sort of discipline...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mallika R
Reviewed 27 December 2018

One would have thought that caves from the first century AD would be kept safe from graffiti. But no. Not only graffiti, the place is dirty. It needs serious crowd control and cleaning services. There is much to see for the history fan. But the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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