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An ancient place of pilgrimage is a site of early Buddhist monasteries, temples and pillars.
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Sanchi, Bhopal, India
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This was a full-fledged monastery by the end of Asoka's time. A stroll along it's ruins on a clam evening can send someone back to it's glorious times....there're more Stupas at lower elevations all around the main campus, easily accessible by stone pathways..... it seems...More

Thank AJAY V
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This place is little far from the city but one can visit this place to see the architectural beauty and religious affinity. On the hillock the tomb is beautifully structured and well maintained. Try avoid visit during noon and the place is very hot. You...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are roaming in Bhopal and have half day to do nothing and wondering where to go then you should consider visiting this historical place.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just an hour's drive from Bhopal is this Buddhist Holy Site. There are a few Stupas, Ruins of Monasterys and Ashoka Pillar. These Monuments were constructed during Ashoka's time. They are well preserved even now 2000 years later. There's a air of peace and tranquility...More

Thank KhushbuM39
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sanchi is the center of a region with a number of stupas, all within a few miles of Sanchi, including Satdhara (9 km to the W of Sanchi, 40 stupas, the Relics of Sariputra and Mahamoggallana, now enshrined in the new Vihara, were unearthed there),...More

Thank sanjay974
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Down the Golden age of Indian History. Simply wonderful and awesome experience. Take a guide I am sure you will be enriched with the knowledge of Buddha's Life and childhood. A must visit if you been to Bhopal . About 55 km from the centre...More

Thank Arunjyoti S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unesco heritage site very close to Bhopal is just 75 minutes drive. huge stupa is one of the initial stupa built.

Thank rk60in
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A good place to visit. The peace is very good and the place is easily accessible. The location is very good.

Thank frektraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This monuments is very famous place for buddhist people all around the world.This place history is as old as 3rd century and it was built by ashoka.Place is well maintained and well connected with bhopal.

Thank joshiajay49
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Any Buddhist who comes to India must visit this holy place as a part of pilgrimage . VIPs visiting this place always plant a sapling . I had the previlege of planting a sapling in 2004 which has grown . Governor Amolak Rattan Kohli

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Response from Andy25677 | Reviewed this property |
Bhopal to Sanchi is a one hour ride in a car. Depending on how many are travelling will be the cost per head - Bhimbetka is also not very far and you can also stop over at Ratapani - which is a wildlife reserve - all within... More
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please use prepaid taxi from airport, which is fixed price or you can use ola and Uber for online booking.
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