Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves

Currently Open [Closes at 05:00 pm]
  • 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

Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves - Review

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 Information

  • Heels or stilettos should be avoided. 

Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves Ticket Prices

  • For Indians: Rs 5
  • For Foreigners: Rs 100
  • For videography: Rs. 25
  • Children below 15 years: Free admission

Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves Opening and Closing Hours

  • The cave is open throughout the week.

How To reach Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves by Public Transport

  • By hired car from Bhubaneshwar.

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TripHobo Highlights for Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves

  • Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves Address: Khandagiri-Chandaka Rd, Khandagiri, Bhubaneswar, OD, India, Bhubaneshwar
  • Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves Contact Number: +91-1123063749
  • Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves Timing: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves Price: 5 INR
  • Best time to visit Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves(preferred time): 09:00 am - 01:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves: 04:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves

  • 95% of people who visit Bhubaneshwar include Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves in their plan

  • 70.15% of people start their Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs 30 Minutes to see Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves

Monday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves

People normally club together Nandankanan Zoological Park and Lingaraja Temple while planning their visit to Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves.

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Udayagiri And Khandagiri Caves, Bhubaneshwar Reviews

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  • Situated on the top, the caves depict the beautiful long lost era of the Jains. They will take you back in time and the place feels very Serene and calm. Beautiful view of the city from top. It's a bit tiring climbing up the hill, so proper footwear is important. Lovely place with ancient caves. well worth a visit as very close to the city of Bhubaneshwar. Use a travel guide book to derive maximum benefit..😀

  • Stunning caves made out of rock, dating back to the Buddha era. One of the most fascinating places to visit in Odisha. Opt for OTDC conducted tours for visiting this lovely place, but try to visit in the winter season, as the summers are scorching hot here. Happy travelling. 👍

  • Wish it was better maintained. The caves and the walkways offer nice walks and you can easily spend a long time admiring the views as well.

  • The Jain temple and style of caves is a lovely places to visit if you visit Bhubaneswar. Reach the top of the place and enjoy the breeze and get a view of the city as well. One thing to notice is that there are cloak rooms to keep your luggage, but we managed to safe ours by keeping them in a nearby shop. Opposite to Udayagiri caves is Khanadgiri caves, and visit them both.

  • Ancient caves are preserving by the archeological department. Best place for photography. We can see lovely sunset🌄 from here.

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