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Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I went to Akshaya Vat. Located inside the Allahabad Fort complex in Patalpuri Temple, Akshaya Vat or Akshayvat is an ancient fig tree. Only on a single day during the Kumbh Mela festival, this sacred site is open for public visits. It is great place...More

Thank Footprints727663
Reviewed 28 July 2018

This is an old Banyan tree situated in Allahabad Fort. Patalpuri Temple is also there. The tree is holy as per Hindu Mythology. You will find many people doing Puja there.

Thank Niya1315
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Shri Akshayavat temple. Akshayavat resembles the banyan tree which shall survive the world's end. Patalpuri Temple and Akshaya Vat, both are located inside the Allahabad Fort. Patalpuri Temple, the underground temple is also one of the oldest temples in India. One can feel a lot...More

Thank Karthik R
Reviewed 6 February 2018

This is inside the fort of allahabad belived to be of 1000 years old.the priest told that lord ram,krishna,Buddha sat under this tree during their visit to this place. There is a temple under the ground level here.

1  Thank lakshmikandappan
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Most awful experience. Priests are no less than extortionists. You cannot enjoy the temple at all for being accounted for money at every angle. State very firmly, even aggressively, from the very start that you want to left and not spoken to and wish to...More

5  Thank Letchy
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This is a banyan tree, people believe that this tree is from the time of Lord Rama and still alive, this is a very big tree inside that 5% open area of Allahabad Fort

Thank sid_ups
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

This is under military and has strict visit timings. The place is calm and serene. Beware of pandits there

Thank Saurbhi
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Holy banyan tree situated within the Allahabad fort on the banks of river Yamuna. The Patalapuri temple is also here. The claim is that Sri Rama rested under the tree, Shuka muni preached Mahabharath to Parikshith Raj here. The tree is above the ground level,...More

Thank chanse3
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Akshay vat is a banian tree, standing there more than 5000 years. Shriram has did his father's "PIND DAN" under this tree. In a medieval age this place became sucide place, people at that time believing that if they died under that tree they will...More

2  Thank AvinashN158
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Yes, this is the only thing they wish for. MONEY MONEY and MONEY. Pandits dont even bother about pooja. As soon as you reach the temple, Pandits will start extracting money from you (if you pay less- its curse).

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