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Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka

Bhimbetka, Bhopal, India
352020100
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Private Tour: Full-Day Bhojpur and Bhimbetika Tour from Bhopal
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Full-Day Private Tour from Bhopal to Bhojpur and Bhimbetka
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The pre-historic cave paintings depict life in the Neolithic age.
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  • Average5%
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“on the rocks” (19 reviews)
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Bhimbetka, Bhopal, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka are located about 45 km south east of Bhopal on the road to Hoshangabad. The site spread over 10 km in length and about 3 km in width has more than 700 rock shelters, of which over 400 have paintings....More

Thank chetanindoretrip
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Bhimbateka​ rock shelters, close to Bhopal a UNESCO Heritage site. Exhibit earliest traces of human life in Indian subcontinent. It's sort of natural art gallery with paintings as new as 15000 years old to 100,000 years old. Walking through the area makes you feel so...More

Thank Hsk545
Reviewed 21 May 2017

The history of this place leaves you spell bound. Its is amazing how this place was discovered as well. Excellent and must visit.

Thank Dhruva A
Reviewed 17 May 2017

On amazing site worth the trip to Bhopal. It is about an hour away by road. A Unesco site, you can visit 15 caves with original paintings dating 2000 to 12000 years. Most of them are well preserved. What is also interesting is that the...More

Thank JeromeMarrelGoa
Reviewed 16 May 2017

amazing place....one should be proud of such a place. rock shelters with amazing paintings by the pre-historic man. if you are not a heritage lover, this place may not look attractive. but i can bet this place can give you many fresh memories. zoo rock...More

Thank naveenjain
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Definitely visit this place to be blown away by the marvelous rocks, caves and the rock paintings. Its a heritage site.

Thank frend09
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Was an awesome experience travelling there. The rock paintings was exotic. I heard it is only part of the entire excavations. I dont know what might be store in the jungles.

Thank Vishal A
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Not too many people are aware of these caves and they are not very well promoted. However, once you get there, it is more than worth the effort. Really old and restored in a very period-appropriate manner. It may not be easy for people with...More

Thank GoggleEyedTraveller
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

The historical place identified by Archeological Survey of India. The place have a history of the Stone age. U may still see the paintings on stone carved by the Stoneman...marvellous place!

Thank pranav1816
Reviewed 30 April 2017

so many ancient rock art by the early men were found and it also depicts many important early events

Thank apyapy49
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vkamar49
No ticets for infent. You have to get a bus going towards Hoshangabad. Yes a good Motel
14 March 2017|
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Response from Nippik | Reviewed this property |
Not clear on your question
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Anjulika S
Can we have a picnic there and bring our own food to eat?
12 March 2017|
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Response from Ashvini U | Reviewed this property |
Its a UNESCO site and hence i would suggest don't plan for a picnic over there at least near to the site
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AnuradhaGhose
How to reach Bhimbetka from Khajuraho? No trains from Khajuraho to Bhopal showing in IRCTC.
21 December 2016|
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Response from Alok G | Reviewed this property |
hi if you want to go to bhimbetka you can come via road you can get direct bus to Bhopal bus route comes form sagar this bus journey will take approx 8 hr.
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