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Address: Udaygiri Khandagiri Road | Udaygiri Hills, Bhubaneswar 751003, India
Phone Number: 916742432177
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Monkey Menace

The visit to Khandagiri and Uadyagiri was spoiled by monkey menace... Hundreds of them, the black faced ,long tailed ones. Even though they don't do any physical harm they jump on... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The visit to Khandagiri and Uadyagiri was spoiled by monkey menace... Hundreds of them, the black faced ,long tailed ones. Even though they don't do any physical harm they jump on people far eatables. There are many caves of Jain munis

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Uadyagiri hills houses a very attractive Jain mandir. But the climb is little steep but more than that monkey menace. Few hundreds but don't harm any body. Before entering the temple, one has to wash the feet.. A person with small pump sits at the enterance

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Indore, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

To See historical place is always give me some great feeling and knowledge to understand culture of India. Me & My family members were highly excited to see that.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Udayagiri cave are rock cut caves located atop Udayagiri hills. These are a group of 18 caves built by King Kharavela for Jain ascetics. These caves are excellent pieces illustrating the sculpture work of ancient Orissa. The most famous cave in Udayagiri is the Hathi Gumpha cave. The beautiful carvings is the cave is worth seeing.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Old is gold. It is very nice to spend time with friends in such historical place. So many profile pics and memorable photos, etc. Worth going and spending our valuable time

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

ancient caves, not well preserved though, but certainly worth seeing, good views from the top, takes about half an hour here.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Udayagiri caves is certainly not in the same class of Ajantha, Ellora caves, but comparable to caves near Poona. the carvings are just about o k

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Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located within city premises, it is good suited place for family outing and enjoy the day. It show the art as well as engineering followed in that age

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

These are old time Jain time caves for Rishi Muni etc but could not find much push by tourism deptt as major spot other that some lovers park or meeting point. My children enjoyed since got a lot of monkies over there and feeding by hand.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Nice to see the caves where people used to live. was an adventure with the monkeys around, but they are not aggressive. do not take out food items from your bag.

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