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An ancient place of pilgrimage is a site of early Buddhist monasteries, temples and pillars.
Sanchi, Bhopal, India
+91 755 274 6827
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It is one of the most important buddhist destination as relics of lord buddha are there in stupas..beautiful decorative gateways with inscriptions demonstrates life of buddha ..four truth..Ashoka pillar can also be seen along with ruins of monasteries..Take a guide to explore the place better..A...More

Thank shalinia184
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

another local UNESCO site, with 2300 year old stupas from the Buddhist era, with really beautiful carvings on the outside gate archways. the stupas themselves are closed, but are very interesting when considering how old they are. the site is not terribly big, so you...More

Thank TimTran
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Read about it in school time and now it was in front. Awesome. There are 2 other smaller Stupas and a Buddisht temple in ruins in the complex

Thank piyushach
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am amazed to see such a place with great piece of architecture and need not explain how it was built.please visit and see the stupa.

Thank santosh k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 Discard J
Reviewed 3 weeks 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 28 October 2018 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 27 October 2018

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

1  Thank sanjivgrover2018
Reviewed 18 October 2018

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

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20 May 2015|
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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
30 April 2015|
Response from vikalps | Reviewed this property |
please use prepaid taxi from airport, which is fixed price or you can use ola and Uber for online booking.