Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves551 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Khandagiri-Chandaka Rd, Khandagiri, Bhubaneswar, OD, India, Bhubaneshwar
- Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
- Phone: +91-1123063749
- Ticket Price: 5 INR
- Time Required: 04:00 Hrs
- Tags: Cave, Family And Kids, Architecture
Away from the bustling city, these multi-layered Jain rock caves of Udayagiri and Khandagiri showcases the influence of Jainism in the historical period of Orissa. During the reign of Jain King Kharavela, these caves used to be the dwelling retreats for Jain monks. The caves have very low ceiling, barely letting any person to stand erect. The facades of these caves are adorned with auspicious objects related to Jainism that were worshipped during those days. The strange fact about these caves is few of them were naturally created while some were carved by Jain monks.
However, with times most part of this range of caves has turned into ruins. But whatever is left behind, it does depicts the fine architectural work of the ancient India.
Visit these caves before it existence becomes a mere history.
Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves Travel Tips
- Heels or stilettos should be avoided.
Entrance Ticket Details For Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves
- For Indians: Rs 5
- For Foreigners: Rs 100
- For videography: Rs. 25
- Children below 15 years: Free admission
Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves Hours
- The cave is open throughout the week.
How to Reach Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves
- By hired car from Bhubaneshwar.
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72.03% of people who visit Bhubaneshwar include Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves in their plan
09 AM - 10 AM
87.32% of people start their Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves visit around 09 AM - 10 AM
People usually take around 4 Hrs to see Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves