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Udayagiri Caves

Udaygiri Khandagiri Road | Udaygiri Hills, Bhubaneswar 751003, India
+91 674 243 2177
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Udaygiri Khandagiri Road | Udaygiri Hills, Bhubaneswar 751003, India
+91 674 243 2177
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Best time to go- Winter as lot of heat and humidity except winter will spoil the day. Entry Fee- 15,Parking fee-50.Just 1 Km from Khandagiri Square.Easily accessible by OLA and Auto.Ancient and preserved caves of different type. Double deckered caves along with steps to climb...More

Thank jitendra r
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are interested in ancient history of India then a visit here is a must. Located next to each other, the cluster of Udayagiri and Khandagiri caves dating back to the 2nd Century BC, is a prized heritage site in Bhubaneswar. These set of...More

Thank arundhatib72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is the another amazing place of odisha.this place full of caves.The caves are decorated with different art and statue.This place also bear a tripical forests. A temple is here which is established by Hindu king.

Thank Sudhanshu S
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Good place for hanging out here you can spend 2-4 hours and enjoy the nature and cave. just go with your friend and have a fun. This is a perfect place for couples.

Thank PubliclyBBSR
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

The feeling of being here to witness the amazing sculptures of the Udaygiri caves and the immense artwork that's present here is simply amazing to see. A great experience and an amazing feeling to be out here.

Thank Subhalaxmi P
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

The place seems like an eerie haunt. People visiting seem more interested in taking their own selfies than to see the place. The notices displayed are helpful but the area itself is not inviting. The caves are lifeless save for the inevitable monkeys lingering around....More

Thank mjlp994
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Udaygiri and Khandagir are situated at the same place actually just separated by a road so you can cover both of them together. It will take around 2-3 hours to cover them all. It is famous for Jain temples now and a lot of Jain...More

Thank Saiprasan
Reviewed 22 June 2017

It is believed that the caves here were partly natural and partly carved out and were meant for Jain monks. Udayagiri has 18 caves. The Rani Gumpha cave here is the most important of all. The Hathigumpha cave ("Elephant Cave") has the Hathigumpha inscription, written...More

1  Thank Mahua24
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

It means "sun rise hills" is basically residential quarter of Jain Sadhus, constructed by King Kharabela in second century B.C. . The caves are partly natural and partly man made. The caves are situated in two adjacent or twin hills known as Udaygiri and Khandagiri....More

Thank tripsmaker
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Udayagiri mean for Sunrise Hill in the local language. The Udayagiri group of caves are more beautiful and well preserved when compared to Khandagiri group which is located across the road on another hill. These caves were abode of Jain ascetics where they spent time...More

Thank Rajani K
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Aniket K
19 July 2017|
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Response from Mahua24 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Bhubaneswar itself has a lot to offer. So if you want a whirlwind tour then you can go to Konark and Puri on one day. The second day you can see the places in Bhubaneswar, like the Udaygiri/Khandagiri Caves, Ekamra... More
18 November 2015|
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Response from anirban73 | Reviewed this property |
Udaygiriband Khandagiri are in one direction while Puri and Konark in another. Do it in 2 days
20 December 2014|
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Response from BhoopathiVizag | Reviewed this property |
no weekly holiday.

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