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World Heritage site that is worth a visit

Since we had heard so much about this place we decided to visit it and were not disappointed.The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
BlancheLT
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Margao, India
Avoidable destination

We visited the cave temples in June 2017. The temples, though quite famed, hold no match against... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
PradeepTA60
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Karanja,Maharashtra
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Since we had heard so much about this place we decided to visit it and were not disappointed.The rock cut caves are said to be from the 6th century and are truly an architectural marvel.There are 4 cave temples and all are worth seeing!

Thank BlancheLT
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited the cave temples in June 2017. The temples, though quite famed, hold no match against the caves of Ellora. The style, execution and vision all are quite poorer in scope. The details are not quite "detailed"! You can skip this. We were not...More

Thank PradeepTA60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Badami is a historical place of Forts, Temples and Pond. Badami is covered with more number of Monkey's 🙈. It have a history of the Chalukyas. It is the best place to visit in family, friends and any researching purpose.

Thank Sharath15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Since Badami Banashankari happen to be our family deity , I have visited Badami couple of times! Badam caves are just a stone throw away from the town centre . Badami itself was the capital of Chalukyas. The caves look huge from outside. As you...More

Thank Deepa J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good view from hill top. Amazed by the architecture. Cave temples are clean. Can click lots of pics. Place is well maintained

Thank Veena2909
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Carved from the rock, these temples are few hundred years old. At some height from the main Badami city. Monkeys are here to welcome you so beware and keep distance from them.

Thank amitkumar_bec
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Badami is a small dusty town 30 minutes ride from Bagalkot, the district HQ. It got this name as it is surrounded by short mountains having 'Almond' coloured sandstone rock. The sculptures at 4 main Badami caves are outstanding. World class art. Surely worth the...More

1  Thank Ranjeet K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Try to reach the temples by sunrise. Caves opens by 6 in the morning. Keep a torch with you. Also keep a hand stick with you as the monkeys at this place are a bit wild. After finishing the cave temples visit go ahead to...More

Thank trinathmupparthi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The series of monolithic crafted caves show the science and understanding of various parts of engineering as back in 6-7 century AD. A must visit for any history b buff or those interested in architecture.

Thank DRPLK
Reviewed 21 May 2017

4 cave complex beautifully maintained. the flight of stairs shouldn't deter anyone. the views are spectacular from the top

Thank Tejas P
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tulasri
Pl suggest a comfortable route to visit Badami Temple from Hyderabad, Telangana State
25 March 2017|
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Response from Nilanjan | Reviewed this property |
Best route would be Hyderabad-Mahabubnagar-Raichur-Lingsugur-Badami (430 kms/8.5 hrs by car)
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tulasri
i want yhou to suggest a easy route of transportation to badami temple from hyderabad, telangana
25 March 2017|
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Response from Sandra D | Reviewed this property |
I agree , road is the best and then you can see some other wonders
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Ashwini K
Does the temple conduct marriage rituals as in can you get married there ?
13 July 2016|
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Response from mmkokje | Reviewed this property |
No. This is not a real Temples. No puja conduct. It is monument.
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