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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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Sanchi Stupa is one of the most talked about places in Madhya Pradesh. No wonder why. Loved the Intricate stone gates, well maintained lawns and surrounding temples. To know that you are in the place where so many buddhist teachings began is absolutely beautiful. Even...More

Thank MBrib
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Have visited the stupas earlier but they attract me back again, each time I come to Bhopal. About 65 kms from Bhopal, a pleasant drive. Love the carved gates, the neat gardens, the ancient heritage of our country. Stupa I is easily reachable, 3 Stupa...More

Thank ProfIndira
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Taking a guide at this place is absolutely essential, costs just Rs 475/- An amazing place to be in, and absorb the art work of an era, long bygone. Plenty of foreign influence too, making one wonder, what and who would have been the populace...More

Thank BijuShantharam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The experience of visualizing the history books in physical form and structure was awe inspiring. Thankfully, as the place was not crowded, we could visit every monument and spend time reading and learning about the inscriptions. It was very informative and educative. Avoid visiting in...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 13 October 2018 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

1  Thank AbirDey1234
Reviewed 9 October 2018

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.

Thank GautamD195
Reviewed 5 October 2018 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 KhushbuMehta
Reviewed 3 October 2018

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 3 October 2018

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

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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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