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Karla & Bhaja Ancient Buddhist caves from Mumbai provided by Discover Activities

Karla & Bhaja Ancient Buddhist caves from Mumbai

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Overview
The Karla and Bhaja caves are among the oldest caves in India and date back all the way to 160 B.C. and are situated near Lonavala in Maharashtra. The Bhaja caves are a group of 22 rock-cut caves & Karla Cave is the largest Hinayana Buddhist chaitya (temple) in India
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Colaba
    Or, you can also get picked up
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  • Pass by
    Colaba
  • 1
    Bhaja Caves
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Karla Caves
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Pass by
    Colaba
  • You'll end at
    Colaba
    Colaba, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
    hotels located in colaba OR south mumbai region
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Important Information
Departure Point
Colaba, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Duration
8–12 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • Bottled water
  • Transport by private vehicle
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Local guide
  • Entry/Admission - Bhaja Caves
  • Entry/Admission - Karla Caves
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Minimum age is 18 years
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Local guide can be arranged at extra price on prior intimation
  • Entrance fee charges are around USD 10 Per Peron
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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Nouveau frontier wrote a review Aug. 2019
2 contributions1 helpful vote
Ancient buddhist in india had an engineering feat unparalleled in even modern world. And also we got a breather from the maddening world in mumbai.our weekend visit relieved us from the stress of whole week. Thanks discover activities team for assisting us in this tour
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Date of experience: October 2018
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Responded 7 Sep. 2019
dear guest, Many thanks for your kind review and time for posting the favourable review
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saritaaloksingh wrote a review Oct. 2018
Agra, India18 contributions3 helpful votes
Another ajanta and ellora in other maharashtra location, no need to got to the humid area of auranabad to see Buddhist caves , in this tour the ancient Buddhist rock cut caves are equally wonderful.
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Date of experience: October 2018
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By: Discover Activities
RavinderParhar
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Worth a visit in December.
Enjoyed the serenity although there were not many birds on the 1st of November. Rs.500 they charged for the camera
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Mysticreveller
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Exhilarating excursion near Kamasutra temple of khajuraho.
Exhilarating excursion near Kamasutra temple of khajuraho. This amazing tiger heaven is so close to the temple tow
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Preety A
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Worth visit but check on timings
This was a short trip and we went from Gokarna. It was about 1.5 hour drive but loved the beauty. The temple has ti
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saritaaloksingh
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An ancient engineering marvel impossible to explain in words.
An ancient engineering marvel impossible to explain in words....I was simply in an alien world with gods and angles
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Reizensatty
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Pilgrimage trip to Uttarpradesh
Pilgrimage trip to Uttarpradesh was nicely arranged and operated by the team. We were corresponding with Mr singh w
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Lumierefrere
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History hidden beneath the soil and woods
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light show
this is a good show but its very unorganised and there are lots of mosqitoes. they need to improve the lighting.
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majestic hidden himalayan corners and warm tribals
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desinewton
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vibrant rajasthan with expert locals
I liked the tour very much. The guys were helpful and indeed helped us to double the fun. local expert knowledge wa
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Indiebuddy
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Refreshing world with pristine wilderness
Dudhwa is a perfect heaven for those who want complete solace from the mundane world. Abundance of flora fauna with
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Neilscubalover
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Nice experience at sindhurug Fort
There is no other way to do scuba diving at sindhurug Fort. Dive instructor was very friendly and helpful to me. Go
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Royalails
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Romantic and colorful cities
Loved the lakes of Udaipur, the vibrant city of Jodhpur had a lot to offer, be it the fort palaces or the colourful
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saritaaloksingh
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my pilgrimage to the holiest of the holy
it was my dream to visit the holiest of the holy pilgrimages of north and whole trip was a dream come true for me.
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Relax821271
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Less crowded and hidden tiger country
Got to know that we can find rhino outside kaziranga also. Elephants were moving around in herds. However real and
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Pioneer16505638476
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Good sightseeing if you are interested in old monument
Good sightseeing if you are interested in old monument, i will not suggest to take a dip in water as water quality
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Key Details
  • Duration: 8–12 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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  • Pickup offered
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