We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Glorious heritage, poorly maintained

These are the ruins of a Shiva temple built 1200 years ago. Of the 24 temples, ruins of only 18... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
dr_anshu
,
Sevagram, India
Dedicated to Lord Shiva

Located at Chamorshi town, about 216 kilometers southeast of Nagpur, the village Markandi is... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2017
Afiske
,
Nagpur, India
Read all 16 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“main temple” (2 reviews)
“rishi” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Nagpur, India
Write a Review
Reviews (16)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These are the ruins of a Shiva temple built 1200 years ago. Of the 24 temples, ruins of only 18 remain. When I visited only around 6 temples were open while the rest were cordoned off by the Archeological Society of India for renovations. The...More

Thank dr_anshu
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Located at Chamorshi town, about 216 kilometers southeast of Nagpur, the village Markandi is believed to have acquired the name probably after the main temple of Shiva at the site, known as Markanda Deva or Markandi. The group of temples here is situated on the...More

Thank Afiske
Reviewed 29 December 2016

The Markanda is located at Chamorshi Tahsil some 200 kms away from Nagpur, Maharashtra. Dedicated to lord Shiva very old temples

Thank vinitasaraf2015
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Its a nice picnic spot I must say and when you go there you feel like you have come to an old time village

1  Thank debashreedas
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Markanda is a popular temple of Lord Shiva. It is very old and has a very beautiful views. If you happen to be in Gadchiroli or nearby areas, do visit the temple.

Thank Dipanshu9W
Reviewed 1 November 2015

you feel a kind of calm at this place.. loved the view of this place and place is also nice for picnics

Thank faltoo
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Just loved the view from the outside and very nice from the inside as well. This is a temple which is very old and a nice place for picnics.

Thank tanwanisunil
Reviewed 22 October 2015

This place situated in the Gadchiroli district. First you go to chamoshi and there is bypass road to reach there. This is one of the historical place where the lord Shiva,Bramha,Vishnu, Mahes monument. this temple situated bank of river there is extraordinary art

1  Thank RUDALI
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Markanda Temple is in Chamorshi Tahsil situated on the bank of the Wainganga river south of Gadchiroli, Maharashtra. Markanda is supposed to derive its name from the sage Markandeya who lived and worshipped Shiva here. Earlier,there were 24 temples. At present, there are only 18...More

2  Thank manjrekar63
Reviewed 6 August 2015

markanda is around 220 km from nagpur it is so old temle of LORD SHIVA must vist one time for god shiva

2  Thank karan143_786
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Hotel Milestone
2 reviews
40.68 km away
Desivilyati
1 review
43.12 km away
Lords Family Garden Restaurant & Bar
1 review
43.57 km away
Neelam Food Junction
1 review
43.57 km away
Nearby Attractions
Upper Wardha Dam
6 reviews
35.76 km away
Gawilgadh Fort
8 reviews
40.01 km away
ISKCON Amravati, Sri Sri Rukmini Dwarkadhish
1 review
41.05 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Markanda staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit