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Kailash and Kotumsar Cave

Kanger Valley National Park, Jagdalpur, India
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Road towards the cave through a dense forest. Before entry u have to filled up a BOND form and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
chandankumar d
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Howrah, India
Nice experience once again

First of all,the Forest Department should be thanked for regularizing the visit to the caves using... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
anjan s
,
Raipur, India
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Kanger Valley National Park, Jagdalpur, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Road towards the cave through a dense forest. Before entry u have to filled up a BOND form and collect a guide paying proper Govt. fees. After entry u'ii discover a vergin land inside. Ill physic not recomended inside.

Thank chandankumar d
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

First of all,the Forest Department should be thanked for regularizing the visit to the caves using a Jeep SafaryThe caves are maintained in a good condition and also the guides are more informed now. Overall, now the trip is more organized.The spooky nature of the...More

Thank anjan s
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Kotumsar cave was initially named Gopansar cave but the present name Kotumsar became more popular as the cave is located near a village named ‘Kotumsar’. Kotumsar cave is located near Jagdalpur in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh. Kotumsar cave is a major attraction for people...More

Thank India_trv
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

People should travel in safari jeeps provided by the persons over there. Private vehicles are not allowed. Should travel for more than 30 min thru kanger valley to reach Kailash and Kotumsar Caves. Suitable for young age people

Thank jnagendrababu
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Must visit place for out of wordly experience. Not sutable for small children or elderly as it can get a bit claustrophobic. Also involves lots of walk in slippery path.

Thank Kulveer C
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

The Kailash and Kutumsar caves are located in the left side - around 30 kms from the counter. Unfortunately, we could not visit Kutumsar and Kailash caves as they were said to be immersed in water during the monsoon. They are open only by November...More

1  Thank Karthik R
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

Very narrow cave opening leads to a equally narrower and spiraling staircase to take you to the bottom of the cave complex. Always take the local guides who also carry lights with them without which it is never advisable to venture into the caves. The...More

Thank aditmalaviya
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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Located 30 km away from Jagdalpur, the biggest cave of Asia. Natural beauty, limestone work on the roof, very narrow stairs. The cave is 500 metres long and 70 feet deep from ground lavel. Due to suffocating , lack of oxygen respiratory problem may happen....More

2  Thank Parthaprartim
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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

The caves are 70 feet underground and the path is narrow , though it's not very exciting but would be a nice experience for adventure enthusiast . But do not visit if you are claustrophobic . The limestone structures are anyway destorted due to tourist...More

Thank Prachi S
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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Considered to be amongst the biggest Natural Cave across Asian Subcontinent "Kutumsar Caves" in Kanger Valley National Park were discovered long back by local inhabitants while trying to hunt down a Porcupine - As the legends have it... Humans got access as recently as 1993...More

Thank Sidd2012
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Response from sanjay_ska | Reviewed this property |
Basant : I used a cab for all my commutes starting from Raipur. I am told there are buses available too between Raipur and Jagdalpur. However, I will not be able to tell you about public transport beyond Jagdalpur. About... More
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