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Natural Caves

It is a natural cave but very poorly managed but you can have company of monkeys here which is for... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
Nitesh_Rajput
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New Delhi, India
Sonabhandara Caves

The cave structure is is carved out of a single rock and is believed to have a hidden treasure... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Kumar93011
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New Delhi, India
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Oct 27, 2018
“Natural Caves”
Aug 14, 2017
“Sonabhandara Caves”
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

It is a natural cave but very poorly managed but you can have company of monkeys here which is for some people a rare phenomenon.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Nitesh_Rajput
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

The cave structure is is carved out of a single rock and is believed to have a hidden treasure. Nearby some impressive rock carvings of Lord Buddha can be seen. If you love architecture, it's worth a visit.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Kumar93011
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

This place entry fee is not required. No public transport available for this site. The cAve is really like a gold please visit once

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Sumit S
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

The place was teeming with monkeys and there are hawkers asking you to buy cereal and feed them. Quiet a put off. The cave itself has nothing much to look at, is scratched with graffiti and there's no information about its rich past. Unless there...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Momikku
Reviewed 7 January 2017

There are many monkeys around that area.The cave was cut in the mountain and the story said that if you can read the letters carved you can open the treasury cave which the King Bimbisara had stored his treasure in it.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Kyaw M
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Amazing piece of ancient architecture. ..one of the oldest rock cut caves made by man...history thrills

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Kanchan75
Reviewed 26 January 2016

a quick stop over at this place is sufficient. there are a lot of monkeys which are fed by visitors.

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank usha_upadhyaya
Reviewed 1 December 2015

These are known locally as Bimbisar's or Jarasandha's treasury. However, these actually were some Jain caves. One of the chambers is too dark and musty. The other one is open and has some nice curved panels. Entry is free.

Date of experience: November 2015
3  Thank bishwaksen
Reviewed 27 November 2015

the sonbhandara caves famously known as the swarn bhandar in rajgir was a futile visit as we could not find any sona or cave

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank vivek h
Reviewed 26 September 2015

i was excited to visit the caves but as soon as i reached there i realised that it was the size of a smaal room only

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank rajrani1964
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