Gupta TempleCurrently Open
- Address: Raisen District, Sanchi, Madhya Pradesh, India
- Timings: 06:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
- Time Required: 00:30 Mins
- Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids
Although considered to be the emblem of Buddhist presence in India, Sanchi is also surrounded with temples that offer you a journey through other religions as well. Built in 5 Century AD, The Gupta Temple in Sanchi is a magnificent structure that heralds the beginning of Temple Architecture in India. As the name suggests, this temple belongs to the Gupta dynasty which is also called as the “Golden age of India”. Most of the temples built in the Gupta era were carved with representation of Gods (mainly avatara of Vishnu and Lingams) and Goddesses.Adorning the intermediate layer of the three layers of Sanchi hill, this temple is a must visit during your visit to Sanchi town.
Gupta Temple Travel Tips
- Follow the rituals while entering the temple.
Entrance Ticket Details For Gupta Temple
- Entry is free.
How to Reach Gupta Temple
- By Car from city centre.
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68.09% of people who visit Sanchi include Gupta Temple in their plan
08 AM - 09 AM
50% of people start their Gupta Temple visit around 08 AM - 09 AM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Gupta Temple
95% of people prefer walking in order to reach Gupta Temple