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Historic Buddhist ruins

After a 3 hour drive from Bhubaneswar, I arrived at Ratnagiri ruins. Having seen spectacular... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2018
Nchantedtraveller
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Redmond, Washington
buddhist holy place

Ratnagiri is a renowned Buddhist holy destination. The place consists of several important... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2017
Kumar M
,
Bokaro Steel City, India
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Jajpur, India
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Reviewed January 4, 2018

After a 3 hour drive from Bhubaneswar, I arrived at Ratnagiri ruins. Having seen spectacular Buddhist ruins in Cambodia, I wasn't sure what to expect. I was pleasantly surprised when I saw beautiful carvings and stupas older than Cambodian ruins. Most of them are on...More

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Reviewed April 20, 2017

Ratnagiri is a renowned Buddhist holy destination. The place consists of several important Buddhist sculptures spotted around the hills. As per an excavation, a huge monastery at Ratnagiri dates back to the Mahayana sect. It also revealed that the kings like Ashoka publicized Buddhism in...More

Thank Kumar M
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Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

Nice place with museum also. Closed on Friday. You can find a Buddha statue and some others all around the place. 15rs fee for Indians and up to 300rs for foreigner

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Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

Ratnagiri is a nice spot to visit. Its only for visit not for picnic or feast. Its having a very beautiful Museum.

Thank Lokanath P
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Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Although ruins, don't miss this site. Door Jamb, Big Buddha statue, row of Shikharas, Mahasthupa are some of the things to see. Go up to view the surroundings. Go to Museum as well. Well maintained. Avoid hot humid days.

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Reviewed June 8, 2016

i goes many times this place. That area is too good and environment is also good but there are no good transportation.

Thank Sudhansu kumar J
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Reviewed May 11, 2016

This is one among the 3 places of Buddhist circuit in odisha, the others being Lalitgiri and Udhayagiri all located within a radius of 10-20km. One can reach this place from Cuttack (70kms).Drive through NH16 for around 40 kms and take NH5A from Chandikol Chauk...More

1  Thank Kanimozhi C
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