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Chand Baori

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Address: Jaipur-Agra Road, Abhaneri 303313, India
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 18:00
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USD 75.00*
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Private Tour: Fatehpur Sikri and Abhaneri from Agra to Jaipur
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Jaipur Abhaneri Historical Day Trip
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Charismatic Tour from Agra to Jaipur

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Amazing 13 storey century stepwell

This was an unplanned stop for the Explore India group. Has to be seen difficlut to describe. Used as a bathing and cooling site 30 metres in ground, 3500 narrow steps.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an unplanned stop for the Explore India group. Has to be seen difficlut to describe. Used as a bathing and cooling site 30 metres in ground, 3500 narrow steps.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an amazing building completed many years ago. Such a marvellous structure built to collect rain water for the people of the area. It is like an upside down Pyramid. Well worth the visit as it is huge.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During a quick week seeing the sights and sounds of Rajasthan over Diwali we took a day trip from Jaipur to see the step well at Abhaneri. The journey took just under 2 hours each way and until the last part of the trip there was little to see except motorway and just to the east of Dausa a bright... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This well was constructed in 900 AD it has 3000 steps and is still in excellent condition it was an unreal experience should be a must if traveling from Agra to Jaipur

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

This is an architectural marvel many tourists aren't aware of but totally worth the visit. Since it is less crowded, the surrounding is quite peaceful. We took a local bus from jaipur to sikandra. And from sikandra you can hire a jeep to abhaneri for 300-400 rs. Abhaneri is around 20 kms from sikandra. The guy will wait for around... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Well worth finding this attraction and the ancient temple next door. A little off the tourist track but it was built a thousand years ago and is in excellent condition. The design is genius and baffling. There are other carvings stored here too. The visitors do attract the usual beggars and hawkers, unfortunately the local people don't have very much... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

This stepwell is an incredible architectural marvel, as well as being still functional. There are ruins of intricate carvings in alcoves set back from the well on the top level. It's a secluded place, not over-run with tourists. Definitely worth a visit, especially as it's an easy stop-off between Fatehpur Sikri and Jaipur (Jaipur is less than a 2 hour... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This place is on the way between Agra and Jaipur. It is has an very old well surrond by buildings. Unlike the palaces in Agra and Jaipur it is very old place full with old statues of Hibdu Godest.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

About a 2.5yrs drive from Jaipur, lies this small village Abhaneri which has this wonder.. Built by a long king just about 2-3 centuries ago.. the whole step-well is built with locally available stone blocks with natural joints (not mortar) and the design is such that you will set male/female locks. The local mgmt have built steel fence to prevent... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Off the beaten path but worth the visit! There is no admission charge but a "guide" will pounce on you as soon as you exit the car. He works for tips only so he's worthwhile and does give quite a bit of useful information. Scenes from The Dark Knight (Batman) filmed here so film buffs will like this place.

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