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All reviews main cave ekvira temple prayer hall ancient buddhist historical place rock cod steep climb few steps century bc both sides parking area nice place car parking small temple worth the effort visit this place rainy season
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Going to see 2000 year old caves was exciting prospect but we underestimated the climb a little. There is a road that takes you halfway up the climb so you can go by car to that point but if you go when there are lot...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 672neeleshn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Karla Caves are nowadays have nothing to see, The cave is closed, the water in waterfall is very less, only the temple is holding this place together, First I had visited Karla Caves in 2013. Back then the cave was open, Waterfall was very big,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
2  Thank Him50Shaan
Reviewed 1 week ago

A climb to the top is refreshing. Many places to eat on the way and at the bottom. The caves are beautiful! You have to visit If in Lonavla.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Nikhil S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome place to visit. Specially those people who love historical places. The Architecture of this cave is mind blowing.. just you can notice one point is the way natural light entered in to the cave.. just superb planning. Must visit for adventure lovers, history lovers...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank SushKhera
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Karla is a village about 11km from Lonavala station, 2km off Old Pune-Mumbai highway and rickshaws or cabs will take you there. Caves are located on hilltop and your vehicle can arrive either at base of the hill or the upper parking. From base it...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank SurplusGrey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ancient buddhist Cave ,next to Ekvira temple on a hil top. The road is motorable and there is parking lot. Some 250 steps from there. you can spend 1-1.5 hrs easily and enjoy the sculpting done.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 5 September 2019 via mobile

Karla caves had beautiful work done on the walls but only issue I found is that the tempo Traveller can not go to the parking place so we had to walk so much which was difficult as we had people around 55 years also.moreover on...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank welcomek2
Reviewed 18 August 2019

The main hall in the Karla caves is very impressive. The cave is huge with impressive pillars along the length of the cave. It was worth climbing the 750 steps to reach the cave. Word of caution.People park their cars on both sides of the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank anjkd1950
Reviewed 16 August 2019 via mobile

I don’t call it caves, it is more of a Buddhist sculptures and a big round sthupa . It can be watched once as there is nothing much to do in Lonavala. You can also skip if short on time. All the best

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 11 August 2019

Me and my friend from Austria had been to this place was disappointed with the lady in the ticket counter me being an indian citizen she charged me 600bucks which was a foriegn citizen price when I said I am indian I can show my...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Abhishekptl
19 January 2018|
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Response from Raj1Traveler | Reviewed this property |
MSTC has a outlet at the gate, they charge 20₹ per head for entry and 40₹ for entry to take pics
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Satish T
17 September 2017|
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Response from forestloverNagpur | Reviewed this property |
Sooty can go up to the car park by road. After that the steps start and one had to walk.
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